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AMBASSADOR AHMED MUSA IBETO OFFICIALLY ACCREDITED AS THE HIGH COMMISSIONER OF NIGERIA TO THE REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA

Heads of Mission were welcomed to South Africa by President Jacob Zuma who received their Letters of Credence at Sefako Makgatho Presidential Guest House in Pretoria on 17 January 2018.

NIGERIA SUES JP MORGAN FOR $875 MILLION OVER MALABU OILFIELD DEAL

LONDON — Nigeria has filed a claim against JP Morgan Chase for more than $875 million, accusing it of negligence in transferring funds from a disputed 2011 oilfield deal to

CYRIL RAMAPHOSA DENOUNCES GRAFT BEFORE DAVOS FORUM

JOHANNESBURG — South Africa’s deputy president is urging state prosecutors to target suspects in corruption scandals, some of whom have been linked to a business family with close ties to

WHY SOUTH AFRICA IS NOT A “SHITHOLE” COUNTRY

I had to smile! The South African Department of Foreign Affairs scheduling a meeting with the American Embassy basically to ask the question: “Is South Africa a ‘shithole’ country?” As

NIGERIA ARMY RELEASES 244 BOKO HARAM SUSPECTS

Nigeria’s army released 244 Boko Haram suspects who have denounced their membership in the deadly extremist group, Nigerian army officials said Tuesday. Those released Monday included 118 adult males, 56

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THE 2018 AFRICAN ECONOMIC OUTLOOK WILL BE LAUNCHED TODAY

The African Economic Outlook bridges a critical knowledge gap on the diverse socio-economic realities of African economies through regular, rigorous, and comparative analysis ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast, January 17, 2018/ —

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NIGERIA SUMMONS REPRESENTATIVE OF U.S. AMBASSADOR OVER TRUMP COMMENTS

ABUJA (Reuters) – Nigeria’s government on Monday summoned a representative of the the U.S. ambassador to explain reported remarks by President Donald Trump that immigrants from Africa and Haiti come

THE NIGERIA AMBASSADOR MET THE LEADERS OF AYIDSA AND THE MEMBERS OF HALL OF PALADINS IN PRETORIA

As part of the efforts to foster unity among Nigerians in South Africa and to find long-term solutions to the problems facing Nigerians in South Africa, Ambassador Musa Ibeto met

NIGERIA HOLDS MASS BURIAL FOR 73 PEOPLE KILLED IN COMMUNAL VIOLENCE

MAKURDI, Nigeria – Seventy-three people killed since the start of the year in communal violence between semi-nomadic herdsmen and farmers were buried in Nigeria on Thursday highlighting a bloody conflict

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NORTHERN NIGERIA RAISES SAFETY CONCERNS FOLLOWING LATEST SUICIDE BOMBING

ABUJA – Emergency officials in Borno state, north East Nigeria say they have summoned all their desk officers to a critical meeting to assess the safety concerns in Borno following