Lagos, Nigeria Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. AP names Nigeria chief of bureauRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | WTOP-FM Washington

    The Associated Press has named Michelle Faul, who has covered the major stories of Africa over the past three decades, as its bureau chief in Nigeria.

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  2. Protector of vast African park shot and woundedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2012 | Washington Examiner

    ... major financial groups." Associated Press writers Greg Katz in London, Greg Keller in Paris, Michelle Faul in Lagos, Nigeria, Raf Casert in Brussels and Jerome Delay in Carnot, Central African Republic, contributed to this report.

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  3. Etisalat Group transforms mobile banking service in Nigeria, launches innovative smartphone appRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Emirates News Agency

    ... nk in the "Technology in sustainable Finance" category and was honoured with Mobile Banking Kalahari Award in Lagos, Nigeria. WAM/Majok

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  4. Vatican Faces Second UN Hearing On Sex Abuse Policies; Compliance To Convention Against TortureRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Switched

    ... Center, "Global Christianity" Photo: Catholic faithful attend a morning mass, at church of The Assumption in Lagos, Nigeria, Sunday, March. 3, 2013. In Africa, where the Catholic church continues to grow, worshippers and clergy attend a Sunday ...

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  5. Banque Libano-Francaise participates in 'Lebanon Week in Jeddah'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | AME Info

    In an effort to strengthen ties between Lebanon and Saudi Arabia and support Lebanese expatriates residing there, Banque Libano-FranA aise participated in Lebanon Week in Jeddah exhibition, held from 5 to 8 April 2014.

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  6. Jonathan is insensitive, hardhearted for campaigning the day after Abuja blast- APCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Vanguard

    The All Progressives Congress has said President Goodluck Jonathan is exhibiting the traits of an insensitive and utterly hardhearted leader by returning to his illegal campaign trail, barely 24 hours after 75 of his compatriots died in a bomb blast in Abuja, and as news broke that 200 school girls have been abducted by Boko Haram in Borno.

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  7. The Carlyle Group Closes Carlyle Sub-Saharan Africa Fund at almost $700 millionRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Business Wire

    ... interest in this strategy." The advisory team for CSSAF has offices in Johannesburg, South Africa and Lagos, Nigeria and they will continue to benefit from the support of the firm's global network of 34 offices. The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG) is a ...

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  8. Is it scarcity of fuel or pump price increment?Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Vanguard

    IN the last two months, Nigerians have groaned under the pain of fuel scarcity. Since February they have been wondering if and when solution would be found to the persistent scarcity.

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  9. When a Finance Minister turns money-doublerRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Vanguard

    I COULDN'T help it. As soon as the new figures conjured by Dr Okonjo-Iweala out of Nigeria's "rebased" Gross Domestic Product exercise came out, I shouted abracadabra! Then I chanted, "Come and see Ah-meri-ka wonder! Come and see Ah-meri-ka wonder!" I promptly substituted "Nigerian" for America in that spell-casting ditty of itinerant tricksters ... (more)

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  10. 19-year-old Pakistani Arrested With N228 Heroin At Lagos AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Ghanamma.com

    Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency have arrested a 19-year-old Pakistani, Iftikihar Muhammed Arslan, for attempting to smuggle 25 parcels of heroin into the country.

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  11. Life goes onFr. Pat Amobi Chukwuma, (Nigeriaworld) - Yes, life goes...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Nigeriaworld

    At a point at Ugwuoba in Enugu State, I was forced to slow down as I beheld a long queue of vehicles moving at the pace of a millipede on our own side of the Enugu - Onitsha "jagajaga" express road that is taking decades of years to reconstruct.

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  12. SA sends condolences after dozens killed in Nigeria blastRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Mail & Guardian

    The South African government has sent its "deepest condolences" to Nigeria after a bomb blast in Abuja left more than 70 people dead.

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  13. Behold the kid Centenarian:My artistry takes root from ICTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Vanguard

    LAST week, drums rolled in celebration of a ' centenarian'. The venue was Queensland Academy, a private school located around Okota Lagos.

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  14. 19-yr-old Pakistani nabbed with N228m heroin at MMIARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Vanguard

    A 19-year-old Pakistani, Iftikihar Muhammed Arslan, has been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, for attempting to smuggle 25 parcels of heroin into the country.

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  15. Oguntayo appointed Skye Bank CEO [Sun, The (Nigeria)]Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) The board of Directors of Skye Bank Plc has announced the appointment of Mr. Timothy Oguntayo as GMD/CEO to succeed Mr. Kehinde Durosinmi-Etti who will retire from the board on July 31 at the end of his current tenure.

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  16. New tennis tourney debutsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Ghanamma.com

    A new national tennis championship, the Midwestern Oil and Gas Junior Tennis Championship, has been added to the Nigerian tennis calendar, with the inaugural event scheduled for May 12 to 18 at the Lagos Lawn Tennis Club.

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  17. Eagles don't fear Argentina, says KeshiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Ghanamma.com

    Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi has reacted to comments made by Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella in which the South American claimed La Albiceleste would be feared by rivals at the World Cup in Brazil.

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  18. OLPC Sued for Patent InfringementRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | CIO

    A Massachusetts company has sued the One Laptop Per Child Association for patent infringement, charging the project with stealing its designs for a multilingual keyboard.

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  19. Hotel Builders Bet on Africa Gas BoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    PALMA, Mozambique-When Enrique Nieto arrived here in the searing heat eight months ago, there was one communal water tap and no paved roads.

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  20. Islamic uprising spreads across Nigeria as 100 girls kidnapped from schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Vancouver Sun

    ... that destroyed more than 30 vehicles and caused secondary explosions as their fuel tanks exploded and burned. LAGOS, Nigeria - Suspected Muslim extremists kidnapped about 100 girls Tuesday from a school in northeastern Nigeria, less than a day after ... 1 comment