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SERAP drags FG, Cameroon to African Commission over illegal return of refugees, asylum seekers

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has petitioned the Chairperson of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights requesting “the urgent intervention of the Bureau of the Commission to end the ongoing human rights violations of naturalized Nigerians, refugees and asylum seekers forcibly returned to their country by the …

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Fayemi leads FG delegation to African Mining Indaba in SA ….Presentation of country’s new airborne electromagnetic survey tops agenda

The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, is leading the Nigerian delegation to the Investing in African Mining Indaba, which kicks off in Cape Town, South Africa, Monday February 5, 2018. The Nigerian delegation comprises critical stakeholders, including officials of the Nigeria Geological Survey Agency (NGSA), officials …

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Africa must speedily establish a single market to create more jobs, reduce poverty, says President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday canvassed the speedy establishment of a single, unified market in Africa to increase trade, create more jobs and reduce poverty. The President, according to a statement by Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President (Media & Publicity), made the call while presenting Nigeria’s position in …

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Corruption is one of the greatest evils of our time, President Buhari tells African leaders; Meets Obasanjo, Abdulsalami

President Muhammadu Buhari Sunday in Addis Ababa described corruption as one of the greatest evils of our time. A statement by Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President (Media & Publicity) President Buhari, speaking while formally launching the African Anti-Corruption Year 2018 during the Opening Ceremony of the 30th …

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