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AllAfrica.com
Sterling Bank Takes Giant Strides in Housing SectorNigeria has a worrisome deficit in housing, which as at 2012, was estimated at
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Nigeria has a worrisome deficit in housing, which as at 2012, was estimated at a minimum of 17 million units. Recently, the figure was raised and, according to experts, it could be up to 20 million units, if a proper investigation of the state of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
LCPS Graduates 64 DoctorsThe Liberia College of Physicians and Surgeons (LCPS), which is in charge of ru
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
The Liberia College of Physicians and Surgeons (LCPS), which is in charge of running the Liberia Post-Graduate Medical College (LPGMC), recently graduated its first batch of specialized doctors in the country. The 64 doctors, who were trained in... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Investec reviews KPMG ties as Gupta scandal widensSouth African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a gro
EveningTimes Online / Posted 5 hours ago
South African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a growing scandal over its work on behalf of the country’s powerful Gupta family. Investec’s audit committee is set to meet on Wednesday to review its relationship with KPMG... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Investec reviews KPMG ties as Gupta scandal widensSouth African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a gro
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 5 hours ago
South African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a growing scandal over its work on behalf of the country’s powerful Gupta family. Investec’s audit committee is set to meet on Wednesday to review its relationship with KPMG... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Investec reviews KPMG ties as Gupta scandal widensSouth African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a gro
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
South African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a growing scandal over its work on behalf of the country’s powerful Gupta family. Investec’s audit committee is set to meet on Wednesday to review its relationship with KPMG... Read more
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Bury Times
Investec reviews KPMG ties as Gupta scandal widensSouth African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a gro
Bury Times / Posted 6 hours ago
South African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a growing scandal over its work on behalf of the country’s powerful Gupta family. Investec’s audit committee is set to meet on Wednesday to review its relationship with KPMG... Read more
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Gazette
Investec reviews KPMG ties as Gupta scandal widensSouth African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a gro
Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
South African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a growing scandal over its work on behalf of the country’s powerful Gupta family. Investec’s audit committee is set to meet on Wednesday to review its relationship with KPMG... Read more
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guardian-series
Investec reviews KPMG ties as Gupta scandal widensSouth African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a gro
guardian-series / Posted 6 hours ago
South African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a growing scandal over its work on behalf of the country’s powerful Gupta family. Investec’s audit committee is set to meet on Wednesday to review its relationship with KPMG... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Investec reviews KPMG ties as Gupta scandal widensSouth African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a gro
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 6 hours ago
South African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a growing scandal over its work on behalf of the country’s powerful Gupta family. Investec’s audit committee is set to meet on Wednesday to review its relationship with KPMG... Read more
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Harrow Times
Investec reviews KPMG ties as Gupta scandal widensSouth African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a gro
Harrow Times / Posted 6 hours ago
South African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a growing scandal over its work on behalf of the country’s powerful Gupta family. Investec’s audit committee is set to meet on Wednesday to review its relationship with KPMG... Read more
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This is West Country
Investec reviews KPMG ties as Gupta scandal widensSouth African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a gro
This is West Country / Posted 6 hours ago
South African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a growing scandal over its work on behalf of the country’s powerful Gupta family. Investec’s audit committee is set to meet on Wednesday to review its relationship with KPMG... Read more
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Gazette News
Investec reviews KPMG ties as Gupta scandal widensSouth African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a gro
Gazette News / Posted 6 hours ago
South African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a growing scandal over its work on behalf of the country’s powerful Gupta family. Investec’s audit committee is set to meet on Wednesday to review its relationship with KPMG... Read more
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Bolton News
Investec reviews KPMG ties as Gupta scandal widensSouth African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a gro
Bolton News / Posted 6 hours ago
South African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a growing scandal over its work on behalf of the country’s powerful Gupta family. Investec’s audit committee is set to meet on Wednesday to review its relationship with KPMG... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Investec reviews KPMG ties as Gupta scandal widensSouth African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a gro
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 6 hours ago
South African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a growing scandal over its work on behalf of the country’s powerful Gupta family. Investec’s audit committee is set to meet on Wednesday to review its relationship with KPMG... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Investec reviews KPMG ties as Gupta scandal widensSouth African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a gro
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 6 hours ago
South African bank Investec could be the latest client to ditch KPMG amid a growing scandal over its work on behalf of the country’s powerful Gupta family. Investec’s audit committee is set to meet on Wednesday to review its relationship with KPMG... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
State Owned Enterprises Shouldn't Be Used As Pawns in South African Politicsare vital to many economies, but are particularly vital to those seeking econom
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
are vital to many economies, but are particularly vital to those seeking economic development. This is true in South Africa too. Which makes it odd that the South African government - and much of the policy debate - never sees any value in... Read more
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Swissinfo
Sasfin Fires KPMG in Wake of South African Gupta Scandal(Bloomberg) -- Sasfin Holdings Ltd., a South African financial-services company
Swissinfo / Posted 8 hours ago
(Bloomberg) -- Sasfin Holdings Ltd., a South African financial-services company, said it’s firing KPMG LLP as its independent sponsor and searching for a new auditor, becoming the second company to announce it has dumped the firm because of work it... Read more
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Eye Witness News
[OPINION] SOEs shouldn’t be used as pawns in SA politicsare vital to many economies, but are particularly vital to those seeking econom
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 hours ago
are vital to many economies, but are particularly vital to those seeking economic development. This is true in South Africa too. Which makes it odd that the South African government – and much of the policy debate – never sees any value in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sanlam Moves to Take Over Lion AssuranceKampala — South Africa-based financial services firm, Sanlam, controls just 2%
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
Kampala — South Africa-based financial services firm, Sanlam, controls just 2% of Uganda's insurance business but it has shown its determination to upgrade its market share with the planned acquisition of Lion Assurance Company (LAC). The deal worth... Read more
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Swissinfo
SNB Shares Climb and Climb as Investor Seek `Boring' Bond Proxy(Bloomberg) -- The Swiss National Bank gets flak for everything ranging from it
Swissinfo / Posted 10 hours ago
(Bloomberg) -- The Swiss National Bank gets flak for everything ranging from its investments to the strength of the franc. One group that can’t complain this year: its stockholders. Since January the SNB’s shares have more than doubled in value,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The 8th Forum Afrique Expansion Will Bring Together More than 500 African and Canadian Decision Makers in Montreal on October 2 and 3The 8th edition of Forum Afrique Expansion(formerly Forum Africa) will be held
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
The 8th edition of Forum Afrique Expansion(formerly Forum Africa) will be held October 2 and 3, 2017 at Montreal's Sheraton Centre. The biennial event, organized by consulting firm Afrique Expansion with the support of the African Development Bank,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Reuters survey: 10,000 UK finance jobs affected in Brexit's first waveshowed, with Paris a distant second. Brexit. Picture: Facebook. LONDON - Arou
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
showed, with Paris a distant second. Brexit. Picture: Facebook. LONDON - Around 10,000 finance jobs will be shifted out of Britain or created overseas in the next few years if the United Kingdom (UK) is denied access to Europe’s single market,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Banks Can Still Thrive in Africa - AnalystSouth African banks managed to yield steady earnings in a challenging economic
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
South African banks managed to yield steady earnings in a challenging economic environment. While some banks took a knock from the mixed-performance of their African operations, others managed to weather the storms in these markets. Overall there is... Read more
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Reuters
10,000 UK finance jobs affected in Brexit's first wave - Reuters surveyLONDON (Reuters) - Around 10,000 finance jobs will be shifted out of Britain or
Reuters / Posted yesterday
LONDON (Reuters) - Around 10,000 finance jobs will be shifted out of Britain or created overseas in the next few years if the UK is denied access to Europe’s single market, according to a Reuters survey of firms employing the bulk of workers in... Read more
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EuroNews
Reuters survey: 10,000 UK finance jobs affected in Brexit's first waveBy Andrew MacAskill, Simon Jessop and Carolyn Cohn LONDON (Reuters) – Around 10
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
By Andrew MacAskill, Simon Jessop and Carolyn Cohn LONDON (Reuters) – Around 10,000 finance jobs will be shifted out of Britain or created overseas in the next few years if the UK is denied access to Europe’s single market, according to a Reuters... Read more
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Reuters
Reuters survey: 10,000 UK finance jobs affected in Brexit's first waveLONDON (Reuters) - Around 10,000 finance jobs will be shifted out of Britain or
Reuters / Posted yesterday
LONDON (Reuters) - Around 10,000 finance jobs will be shifted out of Britain or created overseas in the next few years if the UK is denied access to Europe’s single market, according to a Reuters survey of firms employing the bulk of workers in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Brazil Cancels $203m Tanzania DebtBRAZIL has officially cancelled 203 million US dollars debt owed by Tanzania ac
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
BRAZIL has officially cancelled 203 million US dollars debt owed by Tanzania accrued from a loan secured from the South American economic power house in 1979 for construction of Morogoro-Dodoma road. Tanzania's Ambassador to Brazil, Emmanuel Nchimbi... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Is Uganda a Victim of Its Renowned Refugee PolicyAfter years of a globally enviable status of the country with the most progress
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
After years of a globally enviable status of the country with the most progressive refugee policy in the world, Uganda has reached a grim milestone as the country hosting the highest number of refugees in Africa amid indications it is reaching... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Forum Eyes Enhanced National Metrology, Hydrology ServicesAfrican Ministerial Council on Meteorology (AMCOMET), Africa Hydromet Forum 201
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
African Ministerial Council on Meteorology (AMCOMET), Africa Hydromet Forum 2017 aims to improve the capability of national hydrology and meteorology and services of African countries to provide accurate weather and climate services that meet the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Forex Restriction On 41 Items Has Curbed Dumping in Nigeria - ManufacturersLagos — Although there has been renewed calls for the removal of the exclusion
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Lagos — Although there has been renewed calls for the removal of the exclusion of 41 items from the list of eligible foreign exchange by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), manufacturers have said the restriction of importers of the items from the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Norwegian Companies Explore Opportunities in Energy SectorA delegation of representatives from 10 companies in the Norwegian energy secto
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
A delegation of representatives from 10 companies in the Norwegian energy sector is in the country for the Rwanda-Norway Energy Forum, which explored opportunities in the local energy sector. The firms are members of Norwegian Energy Partners and... Read more
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The Hindu
Reading the tea leavesIn history, defining moments like 9/11 that can be identified as markers of cha
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
In history, defining moments like 9/11 that can be identified as markers of change are rare. More often, there are trend lines of slow-moving geopolitical changes which come together at a particular moment in time resulting in an inflexion point.... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
TV Choice: September 24-30tackle another case, but we do know that Benedict Cumberbatch hasn't given up o
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
tackle another case, but we do know that Benedict Cumberbatch hasn't given up on British TV. He's back this week in the one-off drama The Child in Time. Given that Cumberbatch is now in demand in Hollywood - he was Oscar-nominated for his role as... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
To Fight Wildlife Crime, Experts Say ‘Follow The Money'In most cases, the conviction of a Thai man trafficking rhino horns through a b
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 2 days ago
In most cases, the conviction of a Thai man trafficking rhino horns through a bizarre scheme that involved hiring prostitutes to pose as trophy hunters would have marked the end of the story. But investigators took an unusual, next step — deciding... Read more
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ABC News
To fight wildlife crime, experts say 'follow the money'In most cases, the conviction of a Thai man trafficking rhino horns through a b
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
In most cases, the conviction of a Thai man trafficking rhino horns through a bizarre scheme that involved hiring prostitutes to pose as trophy hunters would have marked the end of the story. But investigators took an unusual, next step — deciding... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Wildlife crimefighters start to sniff the money trailOfficials arrange seized elephant tusks to be displayed before destruction in B
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
Officials arrange seized elephant tusks to be displayed before destruction in Bangkok on Aug 26, 2015 (AP file photo). In most cases, the conviction of a Thai man trafficking rhino horns through a bizarre scheme that involved hiring prostitutes to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
With N5bn Intervention Fund, FG Seeks to Boost Solid Minerals SectorOlaseni Durojaiye examines the impact of a N5 billion funding support for artis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Olaseni Durojaiye examines the impact of a N5 billion funding support for artisanal and small scale miners in the continuing effort of the federal government to diversify the revenue base of the economy Efforts to grow and develop the country's... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Suddenly, "De-Dollarization" Is A Thingcurrencies for bi-lateral trade while Europe, obviously, designed the euro to b
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
currencies for bi-lateral trade while Europe, obviously, designed the euro to be a reserve asset and international medium of exchange. These were challenges to the dollar’s dominance, but they weren’t mortal threats. What’s happening lately,... Read more
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Gulf News
As Arabs in disarray, Israel thrivesas Arab countries and the Palestinians themselves tied up with internal squabbl
Gulf News / Posted 3 days ago
as Arab countries and the Palestinians themselves tied up with internal squabbles Dubai: Contrary to the view of some that Israel is suffering from a semi-isolation internationally because of its government’s far right wing policies,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
China provides $10 billion credit line to IranA Chinese state-owned investment firm has provided a $10 billion credit line fo
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
A Chinese state-owned investment firm has provided a $10 billion credit line for Iranian banks, Iran’s central bank president said Saturday. The contract was signed in Beijing between China’s CITIC investment group and a delegation of Iranian banks... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
China gives billions to IranA poster of a map with a dotted line showing China's claimed territory in the S
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
A poster of a map with a dotted line showing China's claimed territory in the South China Sea on a street in Weifang in east China's Shandong province. (AFP) Tehran - A Chinese state-owned investment firm has provided a $10 billion credit line for... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
To fight wildlife crime, experts say 'follow the money'BANGKOK (AP) — In most cases, the conviction of a Thai man trafficking rhino ho
The Times and Democrat / Posted 3 days ago
BANGKOK (AP) — In most cases, the conviction of a Thai man trafficking rhino horns through a bizarre scheme that involved hiring prostitutes to pose as trophy hunters would have marked the end of the story. But investigators took an unusual, next... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
To fight wildlife crime, experts say 'follow the money'BANGKOK (AP) — In most cases, the conviction of a Thai man trafficking rhino ho
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
BANGKOK (AP) — In most cases, the conviction of a Thai man trafficking rhino horns through a bizarre scheme that involved hiring prostitutes to pose as trophy hunters would have marked the end of the story. But investigators took an unusual, next... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
To fight wildlife crime, experts say 'follow the money'BANGKOK (AP) — In most cases, the conviction of a Thai man trafficking rhino ho
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
BANGKOK (AP) — In most cases, the conviction of a Thai man trafficking rhino horns through a bizarre scheme that involved hiring prostitutes to pose as trophy hunters would have marked the end of the story. But investigators took an unusual, next... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
To fight wildlife crime, experts say 'follow the money'BANGKOK (AP) — In most cases, the conviction of a Thai man trafficking rhino ho
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
BANGKOK (AP) — In most cases, the conviction of a Thai man trafficking rhino horns through a bizarre scheme that involved hiring prostitutes to pose as trophy hunters would have marked the end of the story. But investigators took an unusual, next... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Bathabile Dlamini - Progress of New Payment System for Social GrantsStatement by the Minister of Social Development, Ms Bathabile Dlamini, MP on th
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Statement by the Minister of Social Development, Ms Bathabile Dlamini, MP on the occasion of the Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC) on Comprehensive Social Security, Tshedimosetso House, Friday, 15 September 2017 Minister of Postal and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa's Agric Take-Off to Make Billionaires, From 'Poor Men's Fields'Asked where the next crop of African billionaires will come from, president of
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Asked where the next crop of African billionaires will come from, president of the African Development Bank, Nigerian Dr Akinwumi Adesina, without batting an eyelid, declared that they will be farmers. And he is not the only person in his class... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IFC Committed $1.7 Billion in MENA in Fiscal Year 2017 to Support Economic GrowthCairo — IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, stepped up its investments in th
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Cairo — IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, stepped up its investments in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) last fiscal year, committing $1.7 billion to support the region's private sector, boost innovation, drive economic growth, and create... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pandemonium As Saraki, Sowore's Supporters Clash in IlorinThere was palpable tension at the Kwara State High Court, Ilorin, on Thursday f
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
There was palpable tension at the Kwara State High Court, Ilorin, on Thursday following a clash between supporters of Senate President Bukola Saraki and Omoyele Sowore, publisher of the online newspaper, Sahara Reporters. Supporters of the two... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Foreign Reserves Have Been Depleted By Foreign Airlines - Onyemacontends that because Nigerian airlines are not firmly operating international
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
contends that because Nigerian airlines are not firmly operating international destinations Nigerians are now at the mercy of these foreign airlines in terms of outrageous fares that they charge. The foreign airlines operating in Nigeria have... Read more
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