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    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has successfully restored electricity supply to the six north-eastern states following the repair of a fault on the Jos-Gombe 330kV transmission line.

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    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The troops of the Nigerian Army on clearance operations have rescued killed 14 Boko Haram fighters and rescued 146 persons in Gwoza Local Government Area in North East Borno state.

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    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has begun the process for the rescue of the 12 crew members of a Swiss bulk carrier, MV Glarus, which was hijacked on Saturday by pirates in Rivers state.

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    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The screening of 324,000 applicants for 4,000 jobs by the Federal Road Safety Commission and the tracking of corporate tax defaulters are some of the leading stories in Nigerian newspapers on Tuesday.

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    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Tuesday’s edition of Sierra Leonean papers is dominated by reports of President Julius Maada Bio’s attendance of the ongoing UN assembly. Mr Bio arrived in New York on Monday to a huge welcome by his compatriots.

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    APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The Kenyan based Energy solutions services provider, Dalbit has secured two major petroleum products supply contracts with the World Food Programme (WFP) in Gulu, Northern Uganda and Goma, in the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

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