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    Germany Indicates Interest In Importation Of Nigerian Gas

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    Nigeria’s quest to expand its Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) market into  Europe received a boost  yesterday as a visiting German trade delegation indicated their country’s desire for Nigeria’s gas supply. Leading a contingent of German business concerns on a visit to the minister of state for petroleum resources, Dr Ibe Kachikwu, in Abuja, the vice…

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    World Disability Day: US, Others Calls For Inclusion Of Disabled

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    The US Ambassador to Nigeria James Enstwistle and other stake holders yesterday, called for full inclusion and integration of persons living with disabilities into the society. Speaking at the International Day of Persons living with Disabilities in Abuja, Enstwistle said that full support and societal integration of persons living with disabilities should not be based…

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    Issues As World Marks UN Day Of Solidarity With Palestinians

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    Today marks the United Nations (UN) International Day of solidarity with the Palestinian people. Coincidentally, this year’s event is two months after the raising of Palestine’s flag at the United Nations Headquarters and also falls within a period which has witnessed renewed age-long political violence between the Palestinians and the Israelis. The event, marked every…

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    P&G Donates Relief Materials To Borno IDPs

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    An American multinational consumer company Proctor and Gamble (P&G) in collaboration with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has donated relief materials to Internally Displace Persons (IDPs) in Borno state. In a ceremony held at the US embassy in Abuja, yesterday, the managing director, Proctor and Gamble,…

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    FG Okays $1m For Water Devt, Sanitation In W/Africa

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    As a custom to take the lead in worthy causes in West Africa the Federal Government of Nigeria has donated the sum of $1 million to the African Water Facility (AWC) for the development of water and sanitation in Africa. At an event to mark its 10th anniversary celebration in Abuja yesterday, President Mohammed Buhari…

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    CBN Says No Bank Is Distressed

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    The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has cleared the air on the state of health of banks in the country, stressing that no bank is distressed or suffering from inadequate capital. CBN governor, Godwin Emefiele refuted recent reports in the media that three banks had been directed by the apex bank to shore up their…

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