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Malabu Oil Deal: Nigeria’s $1bn Case Against Shell, ENI Suffers Setback

  A High Court in London on Friday ruled that the $1 billion case against oil giants Shell and ENI over the Malabu Oil deal cannot proceed.  The High Court Judge, Christopher Butcher, is reported to have held that the court does not have jurisdiction to hear the matter, which has a parallel proceeding in … Continue reading Malabu Oil Deal: Nigeria’s $1bn Case Against Shell, ENI Suffers Setback

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Ghosts of America, Adamawa – and Kaduna

Tribune Online Ghosts of America, Adamawa – and Kaduna Deep in the night of last week Wednesday, something happened in Adamawa. Three truckloads of 186 unkempt young men arrived in that state from Lagos. They were not welcome. “When we reached here, the military stopped us and we didn’t know …

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Armed robbers arrested after killing a couple

The Abia State Police Command has arrested and paraded a suspected armed robber identified as Kingsley Emezue alias Pakins alongside his gang members Enyinna Asiegbu (25) and Promise Sunday Obilor a.k.a Esere (26), for reportedly killing a couple before their three children.  Abia State's Police Commissioner, Ene Okon told newsmen that the arrested suspects were …

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Rescue Operations Intensify As Turkey Quake Death Toll Rise To 29

  The death toll from a powerful earthquake in eastern Turkey rose to 29 as rescue workers raced against time Saturday to find survivors under the rubble. The magnitude 6.8 quake struck on Friday evening, with its epicentre in the small lakeside town of Sivrice in Elazig province, and was felt across neighbouring countries. The Turkish … Continue reading Rescue Operations Intensify As Turkey Quake Death Toll Rise To 29

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Rescue Operations Ongoing To Recover Bodies Of Turkey Earthquake Victims

  Rescue workers raced against time Saturday to find survivors under the rubble after a powerful earthquake claimed 22 lives and left more than 1,000 injured in eastern Turkey. The magnitude 6.8 quake struck on Friday evening, with its epicentre in the small lakeside town of Sivrice in Elazig province, and was felt in neighbouring countries. … Continue reading Rescue Operations Ongoing To Recover Bodies Of Turkey Earthquake Victims

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