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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
This week in finance: Rising dollar and low inflation remain the focus for RBAoil price fell sharply late in the week on news of increased production out of
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 36 minutes ago
oil price fell sharply late in the week on news of increased production out of Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Nigeria. Even data showing the US shale field rig count appears to have plateaued in recent weeks didn't help... Read more
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Reuters
Kuwaiti oil minister says further production cuts are possiblereporters that a technical committee of OPEC and non-OPEC countries had heard a
Reuters / Posted an hour ago
reporters that a technical committee of OPEC and non-OPEC countries had heard and was happy with reports from Libya and Nigeria, and that discussions would continue on Monday. Reporting by Vladimir Soldatkin and Jack Stubbs; Editing by... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Six months of Trump presidency: US retreats in Syriathat China seems to have begun high profile moves. Last week, the founder-CEO
Sunday Observer / Posted an hour ago
that China seems to have begun high profile moves. Last week, the founder-CEO of internet sales giant Alibaba.com, Jack Ma was leading a delegation that included 38 Chinese bilionnaires in a tour of Kenya, Nigeria and other African economic ma... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why I Dumped Law for Acting - Asabe Madakiand more. Excerpts: You are a lawyer. What attracted you to acting? I started
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
and more. Excerpts: You are a lawyer. What attracted you to acting? I started practicing Law when I came back to Nigeria from Scotland, but I have always wanted to be in the entertainment industry. Aside acting, I also sing and dance. At... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Customs Release 11 Hilux Vans, Conceal Owner's IdentityKano — The Comptroller of the Nigerian Customs Service Kano/Jigawa Command, Yus
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Kano — The Comptroller of the Nigerian Customs Service Kano/Jigawa Command, Yusuf Abba Kassim has confirmed the release of the 11 Toyota Hilux patrol vans and a Land Cruiser Jeep seized in March this year. Officials of the Comptroller General's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Widow Cries for Help, Alleges Threat to Life By Late Husband's Familysigned by Mrs Ibeh and addressed to the National Council of Non Government Orga
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
signed by Mrs Ibeh and addressed to the National Council of Non Government Organizations and Civil Society Organization in Nigeria, to come to her aid, she stressed that the intentions of Ekene and others in the family is to deny her and her five... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Enugu Govt Engages 291 Health Workers to Monitor Spread of Outbreakswards in the state. The Director of Public Health Services, Okechukwu Ossai, w
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
wards in the state. The Director of Public Health Services, Okechukwu Ossai, who disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Enugu on Saturday, said the workers would also report incidences of disease outbreaks to 88 focal sites for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I Have Seen the Future of Nigeria's Economyof nations in Africa and anywhere in the world, we will give it." REMARKS BY T
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
of nations in Africa and anywhere in the world, we will give it." REMARKS BY THE ACTING PRESIDENT FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA, HIS EXCELLENCY, PROF. YEMI OSINBAJO, SAN, GCON, AT THE LAUNCH OF THE MSMEs CLINICS IN THE FCT HELD AT THE EAGLE... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
The hotline trying to stop men murdering their wivesyear, they never cease to startle Ogiehor-Enoma. The man, calling from the stat
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 hours ago
year, they never cease to startle Ogiehor-Enoma. The man, calling from the state of Georgia, launched into a tirade against Nigerian nurses in the United States. "Some of the women, they deserve what they get," he said. Ogiehor-Enoma let him... Read more
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express
EU is sceptical of free trade' How Brexit will lead to ‘great opportunities’ for the Northbehind, we should be getting trade deals with the emerging countries across the
express / Posted 6 hours ago
behind, we should be getting trade deals with the emerging countries across the world, in India, China, Latin America, Nigeria. “The EU trade is not the be all and end all of trade, Brexit will bolster the Teeside economy, which has suffered... Read more
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DW
Interview: 'We have to use the oil to transform Africa' |ensuring that the whole supply chain and the value is used to develop other sec
DW / Posted 7 hours ago
ensuring that the whole supply chain and the value is used to develop other sectors. If, for example, the government of Nigeria or the government of Congo takes one billion dollars from its oil resources and puts it into agriculture, that's not... Read more
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Sport in a storm
Foxes chief issues City raid updateIheanacho is set to join Leicester "soon" according to Foxes vice chairman Aiya
Sport in a storm / Posted 7 hours ago
Iheanacho is set to join Leicester "soon" according to Foxes vice chairman Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha. The 20-year-old Nigeria international hitman has been left frustrated after a reported legal wrangle between his current and former agents... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Study shows which Prem side could benefit most from AFCON switchinternational Riyad Mahrez played 2,837 minutes during the 2016/17 season, with
TEAMTalk / Posted 8 hours ago
international Riyad Mahrez played 2,837 minutes during the 2016/17 season, with Daniel Amartey (Ghana), Wilfred Ndidi (Nigeria), Islam Slimani (Algeria), Yohan Benalouane (Tunisia), Ahmed Musa (Nigeria) and Jeffrey Schlupp (Ghana) all playing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Time to Stop the in-Fightingto build mutual trust and respect. Friendly fires occur regularly. But what is
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
to build mutual trust and respect. Friendly fires occur regularly. But what is going on now among the security agencies in Nigeria is beyond what can be explained as minor brushes along the line of duty. It is very bitter, unhealthy acrimony that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Govt Offers Scholarship to 140 Nigerian Students Into American UniversitiesThe United States government says it has helped 140 Nigerian students gain scho
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
The United States government says it has helped 140 Nigerian students gain scholarships to attend American colleges and universities. The U.S. acting deputy chief of mission, Aruna Amirthanayagam, said this on Friday at a press briefing on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Peace Achievers Awards Set to Honour Deserving NigeriansThe much anticipated Peace Achievers Awards has promised to honour well deservi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
The much anticipated Peace Achievers Awards has promised to honour well deserving Nigerians who have contributed in one way or the other to the development and growth of the country. The event, which has recognised the top notch in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lack of Blood in Gombe Hospitals Takes Toll On Pregnant Womenin Gombe State recently experienced some of the types of incidents that materna
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
in Gombe State recently experienced some of the types of incidents that maternal and newborn health activists decry in Nigeria. The first was at Kaltungo General Hospital mid-June, and Madam Rose, who witnessed the pathetic incident put it... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Celsiust-storm in spots;34;24;E;8;74%;75%;9 La Paz, Bolivia;Partly sunny;17;-3;Partly
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 hours ago
t-storm in spots;34;24;E;8;74%;75%;9 La Paz, Bolivia;Partly sunny;17;-3;Partly sunny;17;-3;N;13;20%;0%;9 Lagos, Nigeria;A t-storm in spots;27;24;Clouds and showers;27;24;SW;15;84%;99%;6 Lima, Peru;Mostly sunny;20;15;Partly... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fahrenheitt-storm in spots;93;75;E;5;74%;75%;9 La Paz, Bolivia;Partly sunny;63;27;Partly
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 hours ago
t-storm in spots;93;75;E;5;74%;75%;9 La Paz, Bolivia;Partly sunny;63;27;Partly sunny;62;26;N;8;20%;0%;9 Lagos, Nigeria;A t-storm in spots;81;76;Clouds and showers;80;76;SW;9;84%;99%;6 Lima, Peru;Mostly sunny;68;59;Partly... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Nigeria oil thieves keep a lid on output even as bombs abateThe Agbada 2 flow station should have been buzzing with activity, pumping crude
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 hours ago
The Agbada 2 flow station should have been buzzing with activity, pumping crude to one of Nigeria's largest export terminals. Instead it was idle in the muggy, mid-morning heat as Wilcox Emmanuel, the facility's manager, shrugged in resignation about... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IYC Demands 70% of Modular Refineries Licencesto the Niger Delta. It said: ‎"We have resolved to be patient with the IOCs an
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
to the Niger Delta. It said: ‎"We have resolved to be patient with the IOCs and the insincere federal government of Nigeria to do the needful by directing the IOCs to relocate their operational headquarters to the Niger Delta region within... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Making Hajj Operations Hitch-Freeof airlines to bring back the pilgrims they had taken to Saudi Arabia and undue
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
of airlines to bring back the pilgrims they had taken to Saudi Arabia and undue delays during the return flight back to Nigeria. THISDAY investigations reveal that this was due to non-availability of operating aircraft and poor planning,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why APDA Is Different From the Crowd - National Chairmanregistered Advanced Peoples Democratic Alliance (APDA). He speaks to LEADERSHIP
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
registered Advanced Peoples Democratic Alliance (APDA). He speaks to LEADERSHIP Weekend on the party's manifesto and why Nigerians should give his a chance. How is the Advanced Peoples Democratic Alliance different from other political parties... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Constitution Amendment and Age Hurdle in Future Pollsalleged trashing of the "Not Too Young to Run" Bill by the National Assembly la
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
alleged trashing of the "Not Too Young to Run" Bill by the National Assembly last week, set off series of backlash from Nigerians. KAUTHAR ANUMBA-KHALEEL and ADEBIYI ADEDAPO give an insight to the bill. Recently, Speaker of the House of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
23 PDP Alliance Predicts Party's Victory in 2019way we change clothes, Ahmed Makarfi has remain faithful to only one political
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
way we change clothes, Ahmed Makarfi has remain faithful to only one political party, PDP, since the return of democracy to Nigeria, and since then he has neither done anything against the interest of the party nor engaged in anti-party activities.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Home Business for the Protection of Aquatic Speciesfor countries, potentially equal to the income that they would have if they wer
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
for countries, potentially equal to the income that they would have if they were to grant companies permissions to fish. In Nigeria, the absence of MPA and regular oil spill has almost destroyed the means of livelihood of many in the Niger Delta. To... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Group Opposes Morocco's Bid to Join EcowasA group has listed eight reasons why Nigeria should prevent Morocco from joinin
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
A group has listed eight reasons why Nigeria should prevent Morocco from joining the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS). The Nigerian Movement for the Liberation of Western Sahara, said the 15-nation West African bloc has little in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Firms Eye Region to Escape Zim Crisisand Africa. However, its core business is insurance. It is currently in the pr
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
and Africa. However, its core business is insurance. It is currently in the process of divesting from Continental Re Nigeria and is planning to use proceeds from the sale of its stake in the Nigerian business to recapitalise Mozambique... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Change of direction for City College Norwich students unlocking paths to university with access coursesWhen I finally got my grades I was pretty elated to have got into Cambridge.”
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 10 hours ago
When I finally got my grades I was pretty elated to have got into Cambridge.” Rita Essien, a former crop scientist in Nigeria, has completed an access course in science for health practitioners at City College Norwich. PIcture: TEN... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
APDA Presidential Candidate to Emerge Through Electoral College - Mohammedwill have 5 percent. "The NEC also reaffirms its believe in the indivisibility
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
will have 5 percent. "The NEC also reaffirms its believe in the indivisibility of this country. APDA believes in one Nigeria where each state is able to take comparative advantage of the natural resources in its domain, for the g... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Senate Gives NPA 4 Days for Information On 282 Missing VesselsThe Senate on Thursday, gave the managing director, Nigerian Ports Authority (N
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
The Senate on Thursday, gave the managing director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Usman, four days to explain the whereabouts of over 282 vessels allegedly missing from the sea ports. Sen Hope Uzodinma, Chairman, Senate's Joint Committee on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Court Orders Temporary Forfeiture of Alison-Madueke Banana Island Property, N86b to FGfurther directed Mr. Afamefuna Nwokedi to meet with Mr. Bisi Onasanya, the Grou
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
further directed Mr. Afamefuna Nwokedi to meet with Mr. Bisi Onasanya, the Group Managing Director of First Bank of Nigeria Plc for that purpose. "Mr. Stephen Onasanya was invited by the commission and he came and volunteered an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Won't Consider State Police Bill - Repsto consider the workability of having state police in their various states and
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
to consider the workability of having state police in their various states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).The Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) had set up a committee to look into the possibility. Speaking exclusively to LEADERSHIP... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dalung Inaugurates Boards of 29 Sports Federationsdue to court order. According to Dalung, the 29 inaugurated boards have an one
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
due to court order. According to Dalung, the 29 inaugurated boards have an onerous task to turnaround the fortune of Nigeria's sports by going to the grassroots to discover young talents that will replace the aging ones. He said the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Foreign Reserves -CBN Deputy Gov, Others Kick Against Call for Disclosure On Earned InterestsAbuja — A former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) as well a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
Abuja — A former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) as well as other financial experts have described the recent query on the apex bank over the non-disclosure of the interests accrued to Nigeria's foreign reserves accounts as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kwankwaso's Associate Replies Tinubu: Ganduje Will Lose 2019Senator Kwankwaso tried again and was lucky because God made it so. Today, he
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
Senator Kwankwaso tried again and was lucky because God made it so. Today, he is a Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria through the will of God. So, in this light, Comrade Abdulsalam Aminu does not have the right to determine whether... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Change of direction for City College Norwich students unlocking paths to university with access coursesWhen I finally got my grades I was pretty elated to have got into Cambridge.”
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 10 hours ago
When I finally got my grades I was pretty elated to have got into Cambridge.” Rita Essien, a former crop scientist in Nigeria, has completed an access course in science for health practitioners at City College Norwich. PIcture: TEN... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The International Criminal Court and Accountability in Africacorrupt presidents, leaders and governing parties. As a case in point, last yea
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
corrupt presidents, leaders and governing parties. As a case in point, last year, seven senior judges were arrested in Nigeria by the State Security Service (SSS). The media, civil society organisations and democracy campaigners condemned the... Read more
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The Economic Times
India performs miserably in war on inequalityfirst report edition of the index, released recently , showed that OECD countri
The Economic Times / Posted 11 hours ago
first report edition of the index, released recently , showed that OECD countries headed by Sweden ranked the highest while Nigeria was at the bottom. The US had the highest level of inequality among developed countries, though it is the wealthiest... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
A selection of pictures from the past weekof Palestinian protesters in Gaza; people at a refugee camp in Syria; and child
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 12 hours ago
of Palestinian protesters in Gaza; people at a refugee camp in Syria; and children playing aboard a fishing boat in Lagos, Nigeria. This gallery contains photos published July 15-21, 2017. See the latest AP photo galleries:... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NCC Act Has Become Moribund, Says CJNAbuja — The Chief Justice of Nigeria, (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, thursday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
Abuja — The Chief Justice of Nigeria, (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, thursday said the Act establishing the Nigerian Communications Commission, (NCC) has become obsolete and needed to be reviewed. The NCC Act came into effect in 2003, 14 years ago,... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Leicester could be big beneficiaries of African Nations Cup summer switchinternational Riyad Mahrez played 2,837 minutes during the 2016/17 season, with
Football.co.uk / Posted 12 hours ago
international Riyad Mahrez played 2,837 minutes during the 2016/17 season, with Daniel Amartey (Ghana), Wilfred Ndidi (Nigeria), Islam Slimani (Algeria), Yohan Benalouane (Tunisia), Ahmed Musa (Nigeria) and Jeffrey Schlupp (Ghana) all playing... Read more
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King Fut
CAF has failed Africa with rushed AFCON expansionof the two reasons given for the rushed AFCON expansion is the improvement and
King Fut / Posted 13 hours ago
of the two reasons given for the rushed AFCON expansion is the improvement and ultimately proliferation of stadia. Nigeria Football President, Amaju Pinnick, said, “It will force more infrastructure development.” This is a weak reason... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The unfolding nightmare in Somaliato result in concentrated generosity. But a slowly unfolding nightmare is no le
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 hours ago
to result in concentrated generosity. But a slowly unfolding nightmare is no less frightening. Across South Sudan, northern Nigeria, Yemen and Somalia, we are hearing not urgent shouts but gradually fading voices. This is one horrifying aspect of... Read more
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The Temasek Review
The PAP is Lost « Opinion « TR EMERITUSit tough. And if you think that there’s always your HDB flat to fall back on as
The Temasek Review / Posted 15 hours ago
it tough. And if you think that there’s always your HDB flat to fall back on as a nest egg, then there’s a businessman in Nigeria who has a million dollars he wants to transfer to you. When he was prime minister, Mr Goh Chok Tong assured... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Nikki Haley condemns ‘collective failure’ by global leaders to help Africathat should be leading every newscast and on the front page of every newspaper,
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 15 hours ago
that should be leading every newscast and on the front page of every newspaper,” Nikki Haley said this week of famine in Nigeria, South Sudan, Somalia and Yemen. Yet while Haley, former governor of South Carolina, called the U.S. a partner to... Read more
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Rappler
Nigerian military blames homeless for botched air strikeafter an air force jet accidentally bombarded a camp for those displaced by Bok
Rappler / Posted 17 hours ago
after an air force jet accidentally bombarded a camp for those displaced by Boko Haram Islamists, in Rann, northeast Nigeria. Medecins Sans Frontieres/Handout/AFP ABUJA, Nigeria – Nigeria's military on Friday, July 21, blamed an unexpected... Read more
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DW
The power of greed |WFP shocked by 'destruction' in northeast Nigeria 04.03.2017 WFP's Chief Econo
DW / Posted 20 hours ago
WFP shocked by 'destruction' in northeast Nigeria 04.03.2017 WFP's Chief Economist Arif Husain tells DW the humanitarian situation in Nigeria is far worse than anything he's seen. At a donor conference in Oslo, the UN had appealed for food aid for... Read more
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CNBC
As oil producers meet, agreement looks strained, OPEC shows 'cracks,' analysts sayThe return of production by Libya and Nigeria surprised the market. Nigeria's p
CNBC / Posted 20 hours ago
The return of production by Libya and Nigeria surprised the market. Nigeria's production was up to 1.75 million barrels a day last month, up more than a million barrels from earlier this year, said Kilduff. Libyan production jumped by about 500,000... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil dives about 2.5 percent; OPEC crude output rise forecasttake the group's combined output above 33 million bpd. Higher supply from Saud
FOX Business / Posted 23 hours ago
take the group's combined output above 33 million bpd. Higher supply from Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Nigeria would drive this month's gains, it said. OPEC and some non-OPEC states, such as Russia, have been trying to cut... Read more
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