The Hidden Cost Of Shell Oil Spills In Niger Delta

Credit to Author: The Beam| Date: Mon, 16 Sep 2019 19:15:53 +0000

Decades of oil spillage in Nigeria’s oil-rich Niger Delta and the incessant bickering over who should own up to the wanton environmental degradation has taken a toll on Nigeria’s economy, seeing it slid into recession with the delta being classified as one of the most polluted places on earth

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Nigeria Enlists Siemens to Help Shore Up Power Grid

Credit to Author: POWER| Date: Tue, 03 Sep 2019 04:00:00 +0000

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has an ambitious plan to rebuild the country’s power grid, as his government tries to jump-start the slow pace of growth in Africa’s largest economy. Buhari and Siemens

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‘Pirates’ kidnap 10 Turkish sailors off Nigeria coast

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Tue, 16 Jul 2019 13:41:29 +0000

Ten Turkish sailors on a cargo ship were kidnapped by armed men off the coast of Nigeria, Turkish state media reported Tuesday.

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Beagles sniff out snails in luggage at Atlanta airport

Credit to Author: hmallorca| Date: Sun, 30 Jun 2019 12:20:22 +0000

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Two dogs, part of the United States Customs and Border Protection’s “beagle brigade,” sniffed out two snails in the luggage of a passenger.

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Nigerian women accused of prostitution arrested — then assaulted

Credit to Author: cbibe| Date: Sun, 05 May 2019 05:46:02 +0000

Nigerian women accused of prostitution arrested -- then assaulted

In Nigeria, being a young woman “is a crime”, said a 25-year-old beautician, arrested two weeks ago while walking home in the capital Abuja.

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‘Fake news’ fueling ethno-religious crisis in Nigeria: experts

Credit to Author: cbibe| Date: Sun, 14 Apr 2019 04:29:51 +0000

'Fake news' fueling ethno-religious crisis in Nigeria: experts

Misinformation risks worsening ethnic and religious tensions in Nigeria at a time of concern about internal security and community relations.

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20 dead, mostly children, in Nigeria building collapse

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:55:09 +0000

20 dead, mostly children, in Nigeria building collapse

Twenty people, mostly children, have been confirmed dead in the school building that collapsed in Nigeria on Wednesday.

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