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Tanzanian Agric experts to understudy Nigeria’s GES Scheme

Nigeria’s success story with the Growth Enhancement Scheme (GES) in the Agricultural Sector has been lauded by agricultural experts from Tanzania, expressing the willingness...
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YOUWIN Programme receives accolades with 26, 000 direct jobs

The Federal government has declared that the Youth Enterprise with Innovation in Nigeria (YouWin) initiative of the present administration has lived up to expectation...
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Nigeria military says bombed Boko Haram camps

Air strikes on Boko Haram camps in northeast Nigeria have killed "many" insurgents, the military said Thursday of latest operation aimed at crushing the four-year Islamist uprising. The bombardment last Sunday targeted the notorious Sambisa Forest area…
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FG advises varsity Vice Chancellors to re-open academic activities

The Nigerian Government has directed the Vice Chancellors of federal universities under siege by the current strike action of the Academic Staff Union of...
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VP Sambo advocates increased relations for Nigeria – Brazil private sectors

Nigeria’s Vice President, Mohammed Namadi Sambo has called for increased synergy between the Nigerian and Brazilian business community to engender growth and economic development...
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Explosion kills at least 10 at Libya arms depot

An explosion killed at least 10 people and wounded 15 at a weapons depot in southern Libya Thursday that may have been linked to common theft, an official said. General Mohamed al-Dhabi told AFP: "A group of unknown people tried to attack the depot,…
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EU suspends SAfrica citrus fruit imports

The European Commission on Thursday suspended imports of citrus fruits from South Africa -- which accounts for about a third the EU's total -- on concerns 'black spot' disease could infect local crops. Citrus black spot is a fungal disease which lives…
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Libyan soldiers killed in Benghazi firefights

Four soldiers were killed on Thursday in and around Libya's violence-wracked eastern city of Benghazi, the cradle of the revolution that toppled dictator Moamer Kadhafi in 2011. And in the south, an explosion killed at least 10 people and wounded many…

UNAMID and Sudanese Police strengthen cooperation

EL FASHER (DARFUR), Sudan, November 28, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- On 27 November 2013, the African Union-United Nations Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) and...

Assistance by the United Nations Trust Fund for Human Security to the Project in...

TOKYO, Japan, November 28, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- 1. On October 14, the United Nations Trust Fund for Human Security, which was established...