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OPIC Opens New Towns Across Three Senatorial Districts

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OPIC Opens New Towns Across Three Senatorial Districts

By AfricanOutlook Reporter

Ogun State Property and Investment Corporation (OPIC) said it has opened up at least six new towns across the three senatorial districts in the state with over 600 housing units going through developmental stages.

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Additional 20 Killed as Islamic Extremists Rampage in Nigeria

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Additional 20 Killed as Islamic Extremists Rampage in Nigeria

 

ABUJA, Nigeria - Suspected Islamic militants have struck for a fourth time in three days in Nigeria, killing 20 people including a traditional ruler in attacks in the northeast, local government and security officials said Wednesday. Meanwhile, the military said all but eight of more than 100 teenage students kidnapped on Tuesday are free.

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"Super tax" on African Remittances Hurts Development: Thinktank

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"Super tax" on African Remittances Hurts Development: Thinktank

 

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Africans face the highest remittance fees globally, regularly paying a "super tax" to send money home at a cost that hurts families and holds back development in the world's poorest continent, a think tank said on Wednesday.

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Suspected Islamist Rebels Abduct Over 100 Nigerian Schoolgirls: Teacher

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Suspected Islamist Rebels Abduct Over 100 Nigerian Schoolgirls: Teacher

 

MAIDUGURI Nigeria (Reuters) - Suspected Islamist insurgents have abducted more than 100 female students in a night raid on a government secondary school in Nigeria's northeast Borno state, a teacher said on Tuesday.

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Jonathan Must Bring Perpetrators of Abuja Carnage to Justice - Ban Ki-moon

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Jonathan Must Bring Perpetrators of Abuja Carnage to Justice - Ban Ki-moon

By AfricanOutlook Reporter

Ban Ki Moon, the United Nations Secretary-General has expressed shock and sadness over the many lives lost in Nigeria Monday in a bomb attack at a bus station in the Nyanyan neighbourhood, of the Nigerian capital city, Abuja, on Monday night calling on the President Goodluck Jonathan-led administration to urgently ensure that the perpetrators are brought to justice.

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