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    World Police shoot dead knife man on London Bridge, PM hails bystanders’ bravery – Reuters

    British police on Friday shot dead a man wearing a fake suicide vest who had stabbed several people near London Bridge before being wrestled to the ground by bystanders..... Read more via Reuters – Get more World News
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    World Trump welcomes dog who helped catch Islamic State leader to White House – Reuters

    U.S. President Donald Trump welcomed an unusual guest to the White House on Monday – Conan, the military service dog who helped hunt down Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. “This is Conan, right now probably the world’s most famous dog,” said Trump, flanked by his … Read more via...
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    Business Food prices push Nigeria inflation to 17-month high after border closures – Reuters

    Higher food prices pushed up annual inflation in Nigeria last month after borders with neighboring countries were closed in a crackdown on smuggling. Nigeria closed parts of its borders in August to fight smuggling of rice and other goods..... Read more via Reuters –
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    Business Nigerian oil firm Seplat says CEO to retire in July – Reuters

    The chief executive officer of Seplat will retire in July and will be replaced by the chief financial officer, the Nigerian oil company said on Monday. Austin Avuru, who was managing director before becoming.... Read more via Reuters – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    World Uganda moves to allay fears over anti-gay sex law – Reuters

    Uganda has sought to reassure sexual minorities that they are safe, saying it has no plans to introduce the death penalty for gay sex after reports of rising homophobic attacks. LGBT+ rights campaigners in Uganda have expressed concerns.... Read more via “sexual health” – Google News –...
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    World Congo to start using Johnson & Johnson Ebola vaccine in November – Reuters News

    Health authorities in Democratic Republic of Congo will introduce a Johnson & Johnson Ebola vaccine in November in the country’s eastern provinces, to counter the current outbreak, they said..... Read more via Reuters News – Get more World News
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    Business Nigeria will do ‘whatever it takes’ to shield country from $9 bln claim – Reuters

    LONDON (Reuters) – Nigeria’s government will do “whatever it takes” to protect its economy from a more than $9 billion arbitration claim over a failed gas project, policy makers said, but the government will not rule out a settlement with a firm registered in the British … Read more via...
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    Business Exxon, Shell cannot revive $1.8 bln Nigerian arbitration award… – Reuters

    NEW YORK, Sept 4 (Reuters) – A U.S. judge on Wednesday rejected Exxon Mobil Corp’s and Royal Dutch Shell Plc’s effort to revive a $1.8 billion arbitration award against Nigeria’s state-run oil company, which stemmed from a dispute over a 1993 contract to extract oil near … Read more via...
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    World Asian shares stumble, dollar firms as Fed dampens bets on more rate cuts – Reuters

    SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares fell to six-week lows on Thursday while the dollar jumped to two-year highs as the U.S. Federal Reserve poured cold water on market expectations of a lengthy easing cycle following a 25... Read more via Reuters – Get more World News
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    World U.S. to pay $15 minimum per acre to farmers hurt by China trade war – Reuters

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. government will pay a minimum of $15 per acre to farmers hurt by President Donald Trump’s trade war with China under an aid package to be unveiled before the end of the week, Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said on Tuesday.... Read more via Reuters –...
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    Business Eni officials tried to tamper with witness in Nigeria case: prosecutor – Reuters News

    Officials from Eni (ENI.MI) sought to convince a witness, a former Eni manager, to withdraw some statements he made during investigations into a Nigerian corruption case involving the Italian oil group, a court heard on Wednesday.... Read more via Reuters News – Get...
  12. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Djokovic beats Federer in Wimbledon epic to win fifth title – Reuters

    Novak Djokovic again proved the toughest of nuts for Roger Federer to crack as he repelled everything the Swiss threw at him to claim a fifth Wimbledon title in the.... Read more via Reuters – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    World Many teen girls pressured by partners to get pregnant – Reuters

    Nearly one in eight sexually active teen girls are pressured by their partners to have unprotected sex and try to conceive when they don’t want a baby, a U.S. study suggests.... Read more via Reuters – Get more World News
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    Business How Africa’s free-trade zone will provide an economic boom – Reuters

    African leaders launched a continental free-trade zone on Sunday that if successful would unite 1.3 billion people, create a $3.4 trillion economic bloc and usher in a new era of development..... Read more via Reuters – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Business Oil rises amid Iran’s new nuclear threats – Reuters

    Oil prices firmed on Monday amid tensions over Iran’s nuclear program but gains were tempered by concerns about global economic growth and consequently oil demand... Read more via Reuters – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Business Delayed Airtel Africa's $4.4 billion Nigeria listing to go ahead on Monday - Reuters

    Airtel Africa aims to list on the Nigerian bourse on Monday, one of the financial advisors arranging the issue said, after the exchange postponed the listing which had been scheduled for Friday.... Read more via Reuters – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    World One dead, several hurt in suicide bomber attacks in Tunisian capital – Reuters

    Two suicide bombers blew themselves up in separate attacks on police in the Tunisian capital on Thursday, killing one police officer and wounding several other people, the government said..... Read more via Reuters – Get more World News
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    World Trump says he aborted retaliatory strike to spare Iranian lives – Reuters

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he had aborted a military strike on Iran because such a response to Tehran’s downing of an unmanned U.S. surveillance drone would have caused a disproportionate loss of life. In a series of early morning tweets, Trump said U.S...
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    World Saudi crown prince linked to Khashoggi murder in U.N. report – Reuters

    Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and other senior officials should be investigated over the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi given credible evidence against them, a U.N. rights investigator said on Wednesday.... Read more via Reuters – Get more World News
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    World United States suspends WTO intellectual property litigation against China – Reuters

    The United States has halted a World Trade Organization dispute over China’s treatment of intellectual property rights until Dec. 31, the WTO dispute panel hearing the case said in a statement published on Friday.... Read more via Reuters – Get more World News