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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Opioid tramadol destabilizes, fuels terror in parts of Africa, UN warnsRelated Content (CNN) - The illegal trade and growing abuse of tramadol, a syn
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Related Content (CNN) - The illegal trade and growing abuse of tramadol, a synthetic opioid, are destabilizing parts of West Africa, especially in the Sahel region, where it is fueling terror groups and providing revenue for them to carry out... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Corruption Is Bane of Sports in Africato ensure that the decisions and resolutions that would be reached at the meeti
AllAfrica.com / Posted 50 minutes ago
to ensure that the decisions and resolutions that would be reached at the meeting were used to develop sports in the West Africa region. He noted that the primary aim of government was to create an environment for business to strive, adding... Read more
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Opioid tramadol destabilizes, fuels terror in parts of Africa, UN warnsRelated Content (CNN) - The illegal trade and growing abuse of tramadol, a syn
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 51 minutes ago
Related Content (CNN) - The illegal trade and growing abuse of tramadol, a synthetic opioid, are destabilizing parts of West Africa, especially in the Sahel region, where it is fueling terror groups and providing revenue for them to carry out... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Opioid tramadol destabilizes, fuels terror in parts of Africa, UN warnsRelated Content (CNN) - The illegal trade and growing abuse of tramadol, a syn
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 52 minutes ago
Related Content (CNN) - The illegal trade and growing abuse of tramadol, a synthetic opioid, are destabilizing parts of West Africa, especially in the Sahel region, where it is fueling terror groups and providing revenue for them to carry out... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Opioid tramadol destabilizes, fuels terror in parts of Africa, UN warnsRelated Content (CNN) - The illegal trade and growing abuse of tramadol, a syn
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 54 minutes ago
Related Content (CNN) - The illegal trade and growing abuse of tramadol, a synthetic opioid, are destabilizing parts of West Africa, especially in the Sahel region, where it is fueling terror groups and providing revenue for them to carry out... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Opioid tramadol destabilizes, fuels terror in parts of Africa, UN warnsRelated Content (CNN) - The illegal trade and growing abuse of tramadol, a syn
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 56 minutes ago
Related Content (CNN) - The illegal trade and growing abuse of tramadol, a synthetic opioid, are destabilizing parts of West Africa, especially in the Sahel region, where it is fueling terror groups and providing revenue for them to carry out... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Opioid tramadol destabilizes, fuels terror in parts of Africa, UN warnsRelated Content (CNN) - The illegal trade and growing abuse of tramadol, a syn
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted an hour ago
Related Content (CNN) - The illegal trade and growing abuse of tramadol, a synthetic opioid, are destabilizing parts of West Africa, especially in the Sahel region, where it is fueling terror groups and providing revenue for them to carry out... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Opioid tramadol destabilizes, fuels terror in parts of Africa, UN warnsRelated Content (CNN) - The illegal trade and growing abuse of tramadol, a syn
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted an hour ago
Related Content (CNN) - The illegal trade and growing abuse of tramadol, a synthetic opioid, are destabilizing parts of West Africa, especially in the Sahel region, where it is fueling terror groups and providing revenue for them to carry out... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Opioid tramadol destabilizes, fuels terror in parts of Africa, UN warnsRelated Content (CNN) - The illegal trade and growing abuse of tramadol, a syn
KTXS Abilene / Posted an hour ago
Related Content (CNN) - The illegal trade and growing abuse of tramadol, a synthetic opioid, are destabilizing parts of West Africa, especially in the Sahel region, where it is fueling terror groups and providing revenue for them to carry out... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Opioid tramadol destabilizes, fuels terror in parts of Africa, UN warnsRelated Content (CNN) - The illegal trade and growing abuse of tramadol, a syn
KECI Missoula / Posted an hour ago
Related Content (CNN) - The illegal trade and growing abuse of tramadol, a synthetic opioid, are destabilizing parts of West Africa, especially in the Sahel region, where it is fueling terror groups and providing revenue for them to carry out... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'AWA Presence Indicates Confidence in Liberian Economy'the two countries. He revealed that AWA will acquire several larger aircraft t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
the two countries. He revealed that AWA will acquire several larger aircraft to expand the company's services across West Africa and beyond. Boima Kamara, Minister of Finance and Development Planning, commended AWA authorities and assured... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Cobalt International files for Ch. 11, plans to sell off assetsit quits. Cobalt's remaining assets primarily reside in the Gulf of Mexico and
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 hours ago
it quits. Cobalt's remaining assets primarily reside in the Gulf of Mexico and through stake in Gabon acreage offshore of West Africa. Cobalt said the bankruptcy process will help it continue to operate financially as it prepares to sell off its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Innovation in Africa's Best 25 Interviews On Smart Monkey TV in 2017 - Start-Ups, Investment, ICT4D, 3D Printing and Innovationownership that should see off the fraudulent claimants who seem to spring up wh
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
ownership that should see off the fraudulent claimants who seem to spring up when you do transactions of this kind in some West African countries. Top 5 Special Mentions 1. Shola Adekoya, Konga on what's changed over the last 4 years and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'U.S.$9.2billion Off-Grid Electrification Opportunity Lies in Nigeria'mini-grids organised by the global community in the past two years. However, t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
mini-grids organised by the global community in the past two years. However, this is the first time the event was held in West Africa, and was a clear indication of the commitment of the Nigerian Government to support investment in off-grid... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ecowas Cannot Afford Another Crisis in Liberia, Says Ghanaian PresidentGhanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has emphatically said that the E
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has emphatically said that the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is not prepared to intervene in another crisis in Liberia should there be one, urging Liberians to stay true to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Comodo to End Online Financial Fraud, Others in West Africaare heavily reliant on information technology and online application. Awosile,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
are heavily reliant on information technology and online application. Awosile, who is also Comodo's exclusive partner for West Africa, observed that hitherto, their concentration was not on the African market, but with the growing internet market... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa Needs New Breed of Leaders, Says Ghana's Presidentpoverty, emphasizing the need for more to be done to change their condition. A
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
poverty, emphasizing the need for more to be done to change their condition. At the same time, President Akufo-Addo said West Africa will not allow Liberia to slide back into crisis, saying all will be done to ensure that democracy is entrenched... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Angela Merkel - 'Urgent' Need for Sahel Anti-Terror Forcebillion) between 2017 and 2021 to support the Sahel mission. Read more: EU com
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
billion) between 2017 and 2021 to support the Sahel mission. Read more: EU commits 50 million euros to combat terrorism in West Africa The conference in La-Celle-Saint-Cloud, west of Paris, was hosted by French President Emmanuel Macron and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
For Minnesota Somalis, A Raw, Rising Fear of DeportationHe'd be in Somalia now except that logistical problems forced the flight back t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
He'd be in Somalia now except that logistical problems forced the flight back to the U.S. after it reached Senegal in West Africa. Although he's back on American soil, Hussein remains stuck in a maddening limbo, one shared by many... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Truth Commission to Uncover Jammeh Abuseswill greatly benefit from a truth-telling process that shines light on Jammeh's
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
will greatly benefit from a truth-telling process that shines light on Jammeh's abuses," said Jim Wormington, West Africa researcher at Human Rights Watch. "Gambian victims deserve a truth commission that gives them a platform to tell... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No Christmas Break for FC Platinumcountry's flag in the African safari. Norman Mapeza's men managed to evade any
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
country's flag in the African safari. Norman Mapeza's men managed to evade any of the traditional giants from North and West Africa as four heavyweights - TP Mazembe, Wydad Casablanca, Al Ahly, ES Sahel and Mamelodi Sundowns - were given byes in... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
This 23-year-old entrepreneur is making fair trade chocolate in Calvertoncoffee and coconut. The company name embodies Mr. Conard’s overall goal. It de
The Suffolk Times / Posted yesterday
coffee and coconut. The company name embodies Mr. Conard’s overall goal. It derives from the coordinates for the part of West Africa where two-thirds of the world’s cocoa is produced. However, millions of cocoa farmers in that region are... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
This 23-year-old entrepreneur is making fair trade chocolate in Calvertoncoffee and coconut. The company name embodies Mr. Conard’s overall goal. It de
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted yesterday
coffee and coconut. The company name embodies Mr. Conard’s overall goal. It derives from the coordinates for the part of West Africa where two-thirds of the world’s cocoa is produced. However, millions of cocoa farmers in that region are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A Move Toward Justice for Senegal's Exploited Talibé Childrensuspected traffickers. Sending children to traditional Quranic boarding school
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
suspected traffickers. Sending children to traditional Quranic boarding schools remains a strong cultural tradition across West Africa. Senegal, in particular, draws high numbers of talibés from neighboring countries to these schools, known as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Former Government Deposited Monthly Subvention to JFT Hospital' GT Bank MDOmega Company offered to buy the Jet Fighter and the air tractors to the tune o
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Omega Company offered to buy the Jet Fighter and the air tractors to the tune of €100,000 while another Company by the name West Africa Service, changed from their initial offer from €100,000 to €240,000. She finally testified that the Ministry is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Saudi Arabia Pledges 100 Million Euros, UAE 30 Million to Sahel G5 ForceSaudi Arabia has pledged 100 million euros to help fund a five-nation anti-terr
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Saudi Arabia has pledged 100 million euros to help fund a five-nation anti-terror force in the Sahel region of west Africa and the United Arab Emirates 30 million, French President Emmanuel Macron announced at a special conference near Paris on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Here Is Why Your Teens Might Need Contraceptiveslist of countries DKT had targeted but only recently have we started doing sub
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
list of countries DKT had targeted but only recently have we started doing sub - regional programmes like we have in French West Africa, Central America, the Caribbean and in Latin America. If we had just decided to come to Uganda, It would have... Read more
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dna
Global Partnership Summit: India-Japan-Africa partnership to usher in new era of global developmentMexico, is looking to tap into African market to train youth there. “Currently,
dna / Posted yesterday
Mexico, is looking to tap into African market to train youth there. “Currently, we are looking at Nigeria, Ghana and West Africa to offer our online education services. We need human capital, there is dearth of skilled young people in Japan,”... Read more
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News.com.au
RFG rejects franchisee claimssays. NEWCREST — Newcrest Mining has sold its 89.9 per cent stake in the Bonik
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
says. NEWCREST — Newcrest Mining has sold its 89.9 per cent stake in the Bonikro mine in Cote d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast), west Africa, to a consortium of F&M Gold Resources and Africa Finance Corporation, for $81 million. EVENT —Star Wars: Last... Read more
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Daily Mail
Man helps African internet scammer earn $250,000of Salt Lake City, Utah, was contacted by a stranger on Facebook who wrote: 'He
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
of Salt Lake City, Utah, was contacted by a stranger on Facebook who wrote: 'Helo Sir, wel my name is Joel from Liberia, West Africa. Pls I beg u in name of GOD, I need some assistance from u, business or financial assistance dat will help... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Mapped: How the entire planet's internet is linked by cables under the seafor cables than others. Widemouth Bay near Bude, for example, sees eight cables
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
for cables than others. Widemouth Bay near Bude, for example, sees eight cables meet, connecting the UK with the US, west Africa and Canada, among others. The proximity of GCHQ Bude is no coincidence. How long are the cables? Some are... Read more
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Daily Mail
Queen Letizia of Spain meets Senegalese militarya project to stamp out FGM in the country's south Queen consort Letizia, 45, i
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
a project to stamp out FGM in the country's south Queen consort Letizia, 45, is on a four-day working visit to Senegal in West Africa Third day of her visit saw her head to the country's southern regions Dressed for the hot Senegalese sun,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Genocide Victims Return to New York Federal Courtactions were captured in some of the statements made by the officers and Genera
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
actions were captured in some of the statements made by the officers and Generals charged with German activities in South West Africa. On 9th April 1904 Theodor Leutwein, Commander in Chief of the German Armed Forces in South West Africa, wrote a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Visa-On-Arrival Better Than Blanket Visa-Free Intra-African Travelin the nexus between politics, culture, history and economics." Afrika confirm
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
in the nexus between politics, culture, history and economics." Afrika confirmed that at the regional level, East and West Africa lead in visa openness. "In the 2017 rankings of the Africa Visa Openness Index, 75% of countries in the top 20... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Trafficking of Opioid Pills Used By Boko Haram Suicide Bombers Soars in SahelThe United Nations has warned of a rise in trafficking of the synthetic opioid
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The United Nations has warned of a rise in trafficking of the synthetic opioid tramadol across West Africa, as one official revealed it is being found in the pockets of suicide bombers. The warning came as suicide attack on an internally displaced... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Makes History, As ILO Launches First Report Outside Genevaprotection such as cash benefit with significant variation across countries. S
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
protection such as cash benefit with significant variation across countries. She expressed hope that "more countries in west Africa, including Nigeria will soon be on the list of countries that have attained universal coverage." Meanwhile, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
2020 Could See 1 Million Women Uber Drivers Worldwidefor women within the Uber ecosystem. Women empowerment Giving reasons why Ube
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
for women within the Uber ecosystem. Women empowerment Giving reasons why Uber for her is necessary, Head of Policy West Africa for Uber, Jackie Omotalade, said: "Uber is committed to promoting diversity and inclusiveness for the amazing... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
France seeks momentum and money for struggling West Africa forcewill accelerate efforts to set up an international force to battle Islamist mil
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
will accelerate efforts to set up an international force to battle Islamist militants in its former colonial heartland of West Africa. In a sign that Gulf Arab states are upping their influence in the region, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
GE, Mainstream Sign N8.3 Billion Fresh Kanji Power Plant Expansion DealGE to implement the Kainji and Jebba power plants recovery plan; improve the ge
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
GE to implement the Kainji and Jebba power plants recovery plan; improve the generation and evacuation infrastructure for grid connectivity of Kainji to the West African Power Pool; and develop other hydro power potentials in Nigeria and West Afr... Read more
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Ekklesia
Truth Commission proposed for Gambiawill greatly benefit from a truth-telling process that shines light on Jammeh’s
Ekklesia / Posted 2 days ago
will greatly benefit from a truth-telling process that shines light on Jammeh’s abuses,” said Jim Wormington, West Africa researcher at Human Rights Watch. “Gambian victims deserve a truth commission that gives them a platform to tell... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fresh German Assistance for Ghanasituation by taking determined action." The agreement is aimed at attracting p
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
situation by taking determined action." The agreement is aimed at attracting private investment, creating jobs in the West African nation and discouraging illegal migration, said Steinmeier, who is on the first leg of a four-day visit to Ghana... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria, 149 Others Get U.S.$4.5 Billion to Tackle Climate Changeefficiency in India; scaling up solar energy in Ethiopia, Pakistan and Senegal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
efficiency in India; scaling up solar energy in Ethiopia, Pakistan and Senegal among other countries; "Establishing a West Africa Coastal Areas investment platform to build resilience for coastlines of West African countries (partnering with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Health Policies Must Focus On Needs of Individualswonder if certain countries put more efforts into protecting themselves over pr
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
wonder if certain countries put more efforts into protecting themselves over providing meaningful support to the people of West Africa who were facing the real medical emergency. As MSF works in many conflict settings, we will also carry a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Universal Health Coverage Day - So Much More Than 'Health for All'rights organisation, headquartered in Nigeria. The Wellbeing Foundation Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
rights organisation, headquartered in Nigeria. The Wellbeing Foundation Africa has trained thousands of midwives across West Africa, and provides basic education to expectant mothers via its Mamacare programme. Mrs. Saraki is a longstanding... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Raises Alarm Over 350 Million Illegal Weapons in Nigeriamillion in circulation in the country. It said out of the estimated 500 millio
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
million in circulation in the country. It said out of the estimated 500 million of such weapons said to be circulating in West Africa, 70% of them is domiciled in Nigeria. Director of UN Regional Center for Peace and Disarmament in Africa... Read more
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TheBull
CommSec Daily Report Wednesdaynews, Newcrest Mining (NCM) shares were 1.5% lower after announcing it has sold
TheBull / Posted 2 days ago
news, Newcrest Mining (NCM) shares were 1.5% lower after announcing it has sold its 89.9% stake in the Bonikro mine in West Africa to a consortium of F&M Gold Resources & Africa Finance Corporation for $81m. Elsewhere, Asaleo Care (AHY) shares... Read more
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TheBull
Newcrest sells Bonikro mine for $81mNewcrest Mining has sold its 89.9 per cent stake in the Bonikro mine in Ivory C
TheBull / Posted 2 days ago
Newcrest Mining has sold its 89.9 per cent stake in the Bonikro mine in Ivory Coast, west Africa, to a consortium of F&M Gold Resources and Africa Finance Corporation for $81 million. Newcrest will get $72 million in cash and royalty with an... Read more
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News.com.au
Newcrest sells Bonikro mine for $81mNewcrest Mining has sold its 89.9 per cent stake in the Bonikro mine in Ivory C
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
Newcrest Mining has sold its 89.9 per cent stake in the Bonikro mine in Ivory Coast, west Africa, to a consortium of F&M Gold Resources and Africa Finance Corporation for $81 million. Newcrest will get $72 million in cash and royalty with an... Read more
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dna
India pushes for trade, diplomacy with NigeriaIn another move to counter the growing footprint of Chinese trade interests in
dna / Posted 2 days ago
In another move to counter the growing footprint of Chinese trade interests in West African countries, the Modi government has offered Nigeria to take advantage of technology, know-how and imports from India in the agricultural sector as also from... Read more
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DW
Fresh German assistance for Ghana |situation by taking determined action." The agreement is aimed at attracting p
DW / Posted 2 days ago
situation by taking determined action." The agreement is aimed at attracting private investment, creating jobs in the West African nation and discouraging illegal migration, said Steinmeier, who is on the first leg of a four-day visit to Ghana... Read more
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