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Nigeria: NPA appoints new GMs, AGMs

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has announced a major management change with the appointment new General Managers (GMs) and Assistant General Managers (AGMs) to inject new ideas into the organisation and boost service delivery. 345 more words


Why Iran seized British tanker Stena Impero

The British-flagged tanker Stena Impero was in an accident with a fishing boat before being detained on Friday, Iran’s Fars news agency reported on Saturday, quoting an official. 132 more words


Saudi king approves hosting of U.S. armed forces

King Salman bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia, has approved hosting of the U.S. armed forces in the kingdom, Saudi Press Agency reported on Saturday.

An official in the Saudi Ministry of Defence clarified that the decision was made based on the principles of strengthening regional security and stability, and joint cooperation between the two countries. 118 more words


"It's disheartening that FG seems to be playing politics on Calabar Itu Road" - Anietie Eka

.As AKHA seeks State Government Intervention

The member representing Uyo State Constituency in the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly has expressed worry over the Federal Government’s approach towards the proposed construction of Ikot Ekpene – Odukpanai – Calabar Road, noting that federal government seems to be playing politics on the road. 390 more words


A ‘Lonesome Friend of Science’ Presses On

Crowe of West Virginia Rivers Coalition cites public apathy, lax enforcement
and weakening of environmental laws as greatest threats to West Virginia’s

Autumn Crowe … 1,311 more words

The Environment

Fugitive ex-president of Peru arrested in US, faces extradition

The long arm of the law has caught up with former Peruvian president, Alejandro Toledo who was arrested in the United States on Tuesday and faces extradition back to Peru. 161 more words


Nigeria: 4,160 investors in Ponzi Scheme to receive refund of their money

There is respite coming the way of investors in Dantata Success and Profitable Company as the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has announced the commencement of verification exercise ahead of the planned refund of their money. 215 more words