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Nigeria files graft charges against ex-minister over oil scandal

Nigeria's anti-graft agency on Tuesday filed corruption charges against a former justice minister over a $1.3bn dollar oil scandal involving ...


EAM's Niger visit reiterates India's ties with Sahel countries

New Delhi [India], Jan 22 (ANI): Ministry of External Affairs on Tuesday said that the visit by External Affairs Minister ...


India opens its first Mahatma Gandhi Convention Centre in Niger

Niamey [Niger], Jan 21 (ANI): India on Tuesday inaugurated its first Mahatma Gandhi Convention Centre in the West African state ...


Why young Nigerians risk illegal migration to find their 'Eldorado'

Young Nigerians make up the largest population of the growing flow of migrants from Africa to developed countries. In 2016, ...


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WHO: Coronavirus could spread to other countries "in coming days"

GENEVA, Switzerland - The World Health Organization (WHO) says the novel coronavirus could spread to other countries "in the coming ...

Foreign investors returning to Brazil

BRASILIA, Brazil - Brazil has shown a marked increase in foreign investment over the last year, pushing it from sixth ...

Sean Hannity calls on voters to pressure senators to 'do their job'

NEW YORK, New York - Fox News has doubled down on the impeachment of President Donald Trump, with its top ...

Caribbean and Latin America deadliest region in world for journalists

It has been a deadly decade for journalists across the world, however last year there was a glimmer of hope ...

Rockets fired into Baghdad's Green Zone

BAGHDAD, Iraq - Two rockets have landed near the U.S. embassy in Baghdad located in the heavily fortified Green Zone, ...

Taking a look at the politicisation of antisemitism

LONDON, UK In 2004 Greg Philo and Mike Berry authored Bad News from Israel, a ground-breaking work for the Glasgow ...

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Fall of stocks in Asia proves contagious as U.S. markets sell-off

NEW YORK, New York - Travel companies including airlines, hotel chains, and casino operators, saw their shares fall several percentage ...

Foreign investors returning to Brazil

BRASILIA, Brazil - Brazil has shown a marked increase in foreign investment over the last year, pushing it from sixth ...

Coronavirus outbreak fears drive Asian stocks lower

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia tumbled on Tuesday with fears about a divided America, ahead of the president's impeachment ...

Trump to end aid to U.S. farmers following conclusion of trade deal

AUSTIN, TEXAS - With China poised to increase purchases of U.S. agricultural goods this year as part of a Phase ...

Apple CEO accepts award from Taoiseach Leo Varadkar in Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland - Apple has been recognised as one of the greatest foreign direct investors in Ireland.The company on Monday ...

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Of 20 abducted Indian crew members, one dies, 19 released

ABUJA, Nigeria - The Indian Mission in Nigeria on Sunday said that 20 seafarers who were kidnapped by pirates last ...


Load shedding cost SA economy at least R59bn in 2019 - CSIR

The cumulative cost of load shedding to South Africa's economy in 2019 was between R59bn and R118bn, according to a ...


Nigeria files graft charges against ex-minister over oil scandal

Nigeria's anti-graft agency on Tuesday filed corruption charges against a former justice minister over a $1.3bn dollar oil scandal involving ...


Former Proteas coach Gibson joins Bangladesh

Dhaka - Bangladesh have appointed Ottis Gibson as their new pace bowling coach, replacing South African Charl Langeveldt who resigned ...


WATCH | Lood joins strong SA contingent at Sale

Cape Town - Springbok lock Lood de Jager has joined his new team-mates at Sale Sharks in the English Premiership.The ...


EAM's Niger visit reiterates India's ties with Sahel countries

New Delhi [India], Jan 22 (ANI): Ministry of External Affairs on Tuesday said that the visit by External Affairs Minister ...


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