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2M.ma  – Eminent international figures, including political leaders and elected officials from several countries and regional parliaments, past and current, have addressed a letter to US President Joe Biden in support of the decision of the United States of America to recognize sovereignty full and complete Morocco on its Sahara, affirming that the Moroccan autonomy Continue Reading
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  France must be “clearer” and recognize the sovereignty of Morocco over the Sahara, which will help “stabilize” the entire region so strategic, said Francisque Vigouroux, President of the Union of Mayors of Essonne (region Ile-de-France). “I plead for France to be clearer and for it to recognize Morocco’s sovereignty over the Sahara. Continue Reading
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President Muhammadu Buhari Saturday welcomed the release of the abducted students of Government Science College, Kagara, Niger State. The President commended the nation’s security and intelligence agencies and the government of Niger State for their responses in securing the release. “We are happy they have been released” said President Buhari, who also greatly sympathized Continue Reading
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President Muhammadu Buhari has since last year directed the enforcement of equitable distribution of trade and business infrastructures nationwide starting with Ebonyi to strengthen Nigerian participation at the African Continental Free Trade Area, the Association of Nigerian Free Trade Zones has declared. Responding to new Free Trade Zones (FTZs) recently announced by the Continue Reading
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Participants at the #AfricaForum this week called for the int’l community to ensure equitable & timely distribution of #vaccines against #COVID19 & enable 6⃣0⃣% of Africa’s population to be vaccinated. The 20th edition of the Forum on Africa (#AfricaForum), co-organised by the African Union Commission and the OECD Development Centre, under the Continue Reading
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My Dear Brother-in-Law and Excellency, UNNECESSARY CONTROVERSY ON THE BENIN CITY STORMWATER PROJECTS I write in response to your recent public statements and references to my person in respect of the above subject and the consequent calls by friends and other stakeholders who feel concerned about what they see as an orchestrated and well-oiled campaign of calumny Continue Reading
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Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has decried the Friday abduction of over 300 girls from Government Girls Secondary School, Jangebe, Zamfara State. According to a statement released by the former Presidential aspirant, the attack has now proven the necessity of states to have the powers to provide security of life and property in their domain. […]Continue Reading
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Following the Abduction of over 300 schoolgirls in neighbouring Zamfara State, Kano State has ordered the immediate closure of 10 boarding schools located at the outskirt of the state. A statement signed on Friday by the state Commissioner of Education Muhammad Sunusi Kiru, said some of the affected schools are Mariana Sule Science College Gaya, […]Continue Reading
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A rundown on jihadi groups’ expansion in the Sahel and Nigeria, the Horn of Africa, and the continent’s southeastern Swahili coast. By COLIN P. CLARKE and JACOB ZENN  Once considered a backwater for jihadists, sub-Saharan Africa is now at the forefront of the counterterrorism landscape. With core ISIS and al-Qaeda reeling from sustained Western counterterrorism campaigns, Continue Reading