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13-Feb-2020 to 08:16

Nigerian press agog with Buhari’s visit to troubled Borno state, constitutional...

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The emergency visit to embattled Borno state by President Muhammadu Buhari to commiserate with the government and people of the state over terrorists attack dominates the headlines of the Nigerian press on Thursday.

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12-Feb-2020 to 20:42

1bn barrels of crude oil discovered in Nigeria’s troubled northeast zone - Minis...

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria’s Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Mr. Timipre Slyva, has said that the new oil discoveries in the embattled Northeast zone of Nigeria have over one billion barrels of crude oil.

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12-Feb-2020 to 12:42

Nigeria, Ethiopia seal Visa, Defence pact

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria and Ethiopia have signed a visa waiver agreement for diplomatic and official passport holders and a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Cooperation in the field of Defence.

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12-Feb-2020 to 06:57

Nigeria: Press agog with restriction in milk importation, Abuja power deal

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The restriction on milk importation by the Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN) and the $1.1 million grant for funding the NNPC-Abuja Independent Power Project (IPP) dominate the headlines of the Nigerian press on Wednesday.

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11-Feb-2020 to 07:20

Nigeria: Press focuses on $1.94tn e-payment, poverty rate in north of Nigeria

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The rise in e-payment platform to $1.94 trillion and the high poverty rate in the north of Nigeria are some of the leading stories in the local press on Tuesday.

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10-Feb-2020 to 07:33

Nigerian press focuses on Northern security system, $1bln ECOWAS terrorism fund

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The controversy surrounding the planned northern regional security system and the $1 billion pledge by ECOWAS to battle terrorism are some of the trending stories in the Nigerian press on Monday.

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09-Feb-2020 to 11:53

Buhari reiterates commitment to combat terrorism in Africa

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — At the High Level meeting of the African Union Peace and Security Council on the State of Peace and Security in Africa at the 33rd AU Summit, President Muhammadu Buhari commended the renewed vigour by the ECOWAS member countries to mobilise their own resources to combat terrorism.

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