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Hard to see this dream come to an end: Ighalo

Manchester [UK], January 27 (ANI): Odion Ighalo on Wednesday penned a heartfelt message for Manchester United as the player's loan ...


Why the West is morally bound to offer reparations for slavery

The 20th anniversary of the UN World Conference on Racism, held in Durban, South Africa, in 2001, will be celebrated ...


Turkey: No Word from Pirates Who Seized Sailors off Nigeria

ANKARA - Pirates who seized 15 sailors when they stormed a Turkish-crewed container ship in the Gulf of Guinea two ...


More than 50 passengers killed in Cameroon bus blaze

Fifty-three people died on Wednesday when a bus collided with a fuel-laden van in western Cameroon, causing a blaze that ...


Ighalo returns to Shanghai Shenhua after loan to Manchester United ends

LONDON, Jan. 27 (Xinhua) -- Nigerian forward Odion Ighalo has returned to Chinese Super League's Shanghai Greenland Shenhua after his ...


Death toll of traffic accident in western Cameroon rises to 53: official

YAOUNDE, Jan. 27 (Xinhua) -- The death toll from the traffic accident that occurred early Wednesday in Cameroon's West region ...


Bus-truck collision kills 14, injures 38 in western Cameroon

YAOUNDE, Jan. 27 (Xinhua) -- At least 14 people were killed and 38 others badly injured when a 70-seater capacity ...


TAJBank commits to education sector

By Princewill Ekwujuru TAJBank, Nigerias first non interest bank, has reiterated its commitment to contributing to the growth and development ...


N5trn inflow from fixed income to boost equities rally

'As bears return, wipe N81bn off market 'Experts hint on investors positioning By Nkiruka Nnorom Despite the reappearance of the ...


Nigeria needs policy review on COVID-19 testing

NIGERIA, like many countries, does not know the exact number of her people infected with COVID-19. What is known is ...


Banks refund N2.7bn to customers, complaints rise 34%

Slash personal loans to customers by N22bn 5 banks fail CBNs Corporate Governance test By Babajide Komolafe The Nigerian banking ...


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Covid-19 kills two more Zimbabwean government ministers

HARARE - Zimbabwe's government held burials Wednesday for two Cabinet ministers and a former prison official who died from COVID-19. ...

Today's nuclear bombs 30 times more lethal than 1945 originals

On Friday, January 22, 2021, the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) became international law for the 122 ...

Covid has hindered diplomatic action, complicated peacemaking efforts

Since September, the devastation wrought by the COVID-19 pandemic has deepened, infecting close to 100 million people, costing more than ...

Work on final 150kms of Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline begins

The Russian vessel tapped to finish the controversial Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline has begun work in Danish waters just ...

U.S. military cleared to recruit transgender people

President Joe Biden has issued an executive order that overturns a ban on transgender people serving in the U.S. military.In ...

Chinese and Indian armies move closer to resolving border dispute

NEW DELHI, India - India and China have agreed to push for an early disengagement of the frontline troops in ...

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Wall Street hits the skids, Nasdaq drops more than 350 points

NEW YORK, New York - Covering for short-selling saw some shares jump sharply on American stock exchanges on Wednesday, but ...

Global economy expected to perform strongly, says IMF

WASHINGTON, DC - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said the global economy is projected to grow by 5.5 per ...

Lower iron ore prices hit Australian stock market, Nikkei 225 rises

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Wednesday.Japan's Nikkei 225 eked out a small gain despite concerns ...

IMF predicts Indian economy to grow at staggering 11.5 per cent

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI/Big News Network): India will reclaim the status of the world's fastest-growing economy, and will ...

Wall Street finishes with modest losses, U.S. dollar slips

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were out of favour on Tuesday with the main indices drifting lower.At the ...

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Covid-19 kills two more Zimbabwean government ministers

HARARE - Zimbabwe's government held burials Wednesday for two Cabinet ministers and a former prison official who died from COVID-19. ...


Covid has hindered diplomatic action, complicated peacemaking efforts

Since September, the devastation wrought by the COVID-19 pandemic has deepened, infecting close to 100 million people, costing more than ...


Seahawks 'strongly condemn' alleged actions of Chad Wheeler

The Seattle Seahawks on Wednesday issued a statement regarding the felony arrest of their now former offensive lineman Chad Wheeler, ...


Somalia's Minister of Women Says Lawmaker Quota for Females Too Low

MOGADISHU - Somalia's prime minister this month announced a 30 percent quota for female lawmakers chosen in upcoming elections. If ...


Aid Efforts in Ethiopia's Tigray Thwarted by Lack of Access

About 1.3 million Ethiopian children continue to suffer despite humanitarian efforts 12 weeks into the conflict in the Tigray Region, ...


IMF encourages SA govt to tackle wage bill, be tough on SOEs

The IMF says the government needs to introduce reforms at SEOs, like Eskom, as the power utility's problems will weigh ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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