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Fire Guts 50 Shops at Kara Market, Consumes Goods Worth Millions of Naira

Fire RazesFire Guts 50 Shops at Kara Market, Consumes Goods Worth Millions of Naira

By AfricanOutlook Reporter

A misery fire has consumed about fifty shops,while some shanties were not left out,as well as destruction of goods and valuables worth millions of naira at Kara Market in Isheri area of Ifo Local Government of Ogun State.

Nigeria Preacher, TB Joshua's Guesthouse Collapses, Killing Many

Nigeria Preacher, TB Joshua's Guesthouse Collapses, Killing Many

Church couldn’t produce building approval – LASG

A building linked to TB Joshua, one of Nigeria's best known preachers and televangelists, has collapsed in Lagos, killing at least three people.

Nigeria's Boko Haram Puts Maiduguri Under 'Siege', Has City 'Completely Surrounded'

Nigeria's Boko Haram Puts Maiduguri Under 'Siege', Has City 'Completely Surrounded'

Bama Residents: Militants, Not Nigerian Troops, Hold City

Nigeria's militant Islamists have "completely surrounded" Maiduguri, the main city in north-eastern Borno state, traditional elders have warned. The military needed to "fortify" the city, which had a population of more than two million, to prevent an assault "from all directions", they said.