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    World Ghana is expected to end importation of rice by 2022 – Pulse Nigeria

    A Deputy Minister of Food and Agriculture, Kennedy Nyarko Osei, has disclosed that Ghana is working tirelessly to stop the importation of rice into the county. He added that from the government’s projection rice imports will end by 2022.... Read more via Pulse Nigeria – Nigeria –...
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    World Sanitary Pad Maker Removes Female Logo To Accommodate Transgender Men – Tori News

    A leading sanitary product brand has announced its decision to remove a feminine logo from packaging out of consideration for transgender and non-binary people who use the products..... Read more via Tori News – Get more World News
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    World Johannesburg Mayor Resigns In Race Row – Channels Television

    The mayor of South Africa’s biggest city Johannesburg resigned on Monday, saying he was stepping down from the main opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) … Read more via Channels Television – Get more World News
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    World Total plastics ban in Rwanda is costly for businesses – Ventures Africa

    Rwanda has put in place a total ban on all single-use plastics, making it the first country in the eastern African region to do so. This comes on the back of a draft law adopted by Cabinet back in January which sought to prohibit the manufacture, use, and … Read more via Ventures Africa –...
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    World Adegbite woos Russian investors with current reforms, incentives in mining sector – Vanguard News

    The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Architect Olamilekan Adegbite, Monday, wooed potential Russian investors to the nation’s mining sector with ongoing reforms and incentives in the sector...... Read more via Vanguard News – Get more World News
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    World Samsung closes last China phone factory. Others would find it harder, experts say – Digital Trends

    Samsung closed its phone production factory in Huizhou, Guangdong, China, at the beginning of October, a fact that’s significant due to it being the last Samsung factory building phones in China at all. Experts have weighed in on why not every manufacturer will be able to stop working …...
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    World Bangladeshi MP allegedly hired eight lookalikes to take her place in exams – The Guardian

    A Bangladeshi politician has been expelled from university after allegedly hiring as many as eight lookalikes to take her place in exams. Tamanna Nusrat, from the ruling Awami League party, is accused of paying the lookalikes to pretend to be her in at least 13 tests..... Read more via The...
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    World The New York Post: U.S. offered to build North Korean beach resort in recent nuclear talks –

    U.S. negotiators dangled a Trumpian carrot before North Korean diplomats during nuclear talks two weeks ago: a promise to complete and expand a tourist resort that has been a favorite project of Kim Jong-un. The American diplomats … Read more via – Top Stories –...
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    World A 3rd Goldman banker in 18 months has been accused of insider trading – Business Insider

    A third Goldman Sachs banker in 18 months has been charged with insider trading. Bryan Cohen, a vice president in Goldman's investment-banking division for consumer and retail... Read more via Business Insider – Get more World News