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Monkeypox virus case confirmed in UK after Nigeria travel link

Monkeypox virus case confirmed...

London, May 8 (PTI): The UK health authorities have confirmed a case of monkeypox, which is a virus passed from infected animals such as rodents...

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Over 100 killed in explosion at Nigerian illegal oil refinery

Over 100 killed in explosion a...

Abuja (Nigeria), April 24 (IANS): More than 100 people have been killed following an explosion at an illegal oil refinery in Nigeria’s southern state of...

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4.4 mn. people in Nigeria face critical food shortage — UN

4.4 mn. people in Nigeria face...

United Nations, Aug. 7 (IANS): An estimated 4.4 million people, including internally displaced, face critical food shortages in northeast Nigeria, a UN spokesman said. The...

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1,844 inmates escape after armed attack in Nigeria

1,844 inmates escape after arm...

Abuja, April 6 (IANS): The Nigerian Correctional Service (NCS) said that 1,844 inmates escaped following an armed attack on one of its facilities in Owerri...

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Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala proposed as new WTO chief

Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo-I...

Geneva, Oct 29 (IANS): Nigeria’s former Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has been proposed to become the new Director-General of the World Trade Organization (WTO). Spokesman...

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South Korean, Nigerian chosen as finalists for top WTO job

South Korean, Nigerian chosen ...

Geneva, Oct. 8 (PTI/AP): The World Trade Organisation says South Korea’s trade minister and a Harvard-trained former Nigerian finance minister have qualified as the two...

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