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Video: Nigerian commission meets Italian authorities over death of Alika Ogochukwu by Italian man



Following the death of Nigerian street vendor, Alika Ogochukwu in Italy who was beaten to death by an Italian man on Friday, Chairperson of the Nigeria in Diaspora Commission, Hon. Abike Dabiri Erewa has revealed that the culprit has been arrested.

Abike further reveals that her agency, the Nigerian embassy in Italy and Italian authorities are meeting to ensure that justice will be served.


Video: Worshippers perform rite at Osun Osogbo festival, Nigeria



In this video, a congregation of worshippers are at the famous Osun river, South West Nigeria to perform religious rites in this year’s Osun Osogbo festival.

The sacred river is one of the highlights of the festival. It is believe to hold the power of fertility. Thousands of people gather in procession to the river every year to offer prayers and sacrifice to the Yoruba goddess of fertility.

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Video: Demonstrators hit streets in ongoing protests in Sierra Leone



Watch a session of the ongoing “Bio must go” demonstration in Sierra Leone. Two policemen have been killed in the outrage.

The president has called for calm and has declared a nationwide curfew on Tuesday.

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