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Africa

G7 leaders turn gaze to Africa on second day of summit...

Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy nations met African heads of state on Saturday (May 27), the final day of their annual summit. U.S....

IS claims Egypt bus attack that killed at least 29

Islamic State (IS) announced on Saturday that its fighters conducted a shooting that killed at least 29 Egyptian Christians on Friday, according to a...

Egypt launches air strikes in Libya for second day

Egypt's military says it launched a fresh round of air strikes over Libya on Saturday, targeting militant camps it said were responsible for the...

South Africa’s Jacob Zuma faces ANC vote of no confidence

Senior politicians attending a top meeting of South Africa's ruling ANC tabled a motion of no confidence on Saturday against president Jacob Zuma. The motion...

Djibouti opens new international Port

Djibouti has opened its new 690 hectare mega port. The $590 million Doraleh Multipurpose Port project started in 2015 was jointly financed by Djibouti Ports,...

Nigeria: Customs intercepts 941 bag’s of rice

The Western Marine Command of Nigeria Customs Service has intercepted 941 bags of 50kg parboiled rice and 66 kegs of premium motor spirit PMS...

UN Global Compact hosts workshop on Anti-Corruption for Nigerian SMEs

The United nations global compact says by 2030 if corruption is not checked it will cost Nigeria 37 percent of national Gross domestic product...

Professionals advocate Accounting standards to curb corruption in Nigeria

Professionals in accounting say the only way out of corruption in Nigeria is for Accountants in Public institutions to join the fight against corruption. They...

Uganda’s producers of soft drinks protest against tax increments

Uganda's Carbonated soft drink industry has protested the new Excise Duty tax increments on the company. Director, Crown Beverages Ltd, Amos Nzeyi, said the government...

Nigeria’s House of Reps speaker Dogara Bags `Ome Udo’ Title In...

Speaker of the Nigeria's House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara on Saturday bagged the title Ome Udo 1 (Peace Maker) of Aba at the palace...
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