Nigeria partners with Interpol to shut down scam network

Nigeria partners with Interpol to shut down scam network

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE Officials arrested a Nigerian man behind an online fraud network that engineered $60 million in scams and took in hundreds of victims worldwide….

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Japan Plans $30B Investment in Africa

Japan Plans $30B Investment in Africa

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE Japan announced plans to invest $30 billion in African projects by 2018, including $10 billion in infrastructure development. The announcement came at the…

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Nations Unite to Preserve Ocean Sanctuaries

Nations Unite to Preserve Ocean Sanctuaries

REUTERS African nations are taking part in a global effort to preserve the seas for future generations. The United States joined more than 20 countries…

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Join to create Jobs for refugees

Join to create Jobs for refugees

BBC NEWS AT BBC.CO.UK/NEWS Britain, the European Union and the World Bank have announced a plan to create 100,000 jobs in Ethiopia to help tackle…

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Senegal, U.S. Sign Defense Cooperation Agreement

Senegal, U.S. Sign Defense Cooperation Agreement

REUTERS Senegal and the United States signed a cooperation agreement to ease the deployment of American troops to the West African nation to counter humanitarian…

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Rwandan Police Lend Helping Hand in Haiti

Rwandan Police Lend Helping Hand in Haiti

THE NEW TIMES, RWANDA For six years, members the Rwanda National Police have served as part of the U.N. mission in Haiti. The contingent, called…

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World Leaders: Boko Haram Fight is a ‘Generational Struggle’

World Leaders: Boko Haram Fight is a ‘Generational Struggle’

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE Nigeria played host to an international summit in May 2016 to search for solutions to the violence caused by extremist group Boko Haram….

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Guinea, Turkey Strengthen Partnership With Agreements

Guinea, Turkey Strengthen Partnership With Agreements

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE Guinea and Turkey signed multiple deals in diverse areas including defense, health and energy during a visit by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan….

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Australian Navy Intercepts Weapons Headed for Somalia

Australian Navy Intercepts Weapons Headed for Somalia

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE An Australian warship seized almost 2,000 assault rifles, grenade launchers and heavy machine guns destined for Somalia in March 2016. Sailors from the…

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U.S., France Help Bolster Tunisian Security

U.S., France Help Bolster Tunisian Security

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE/REUTERS The United States is partnering with Tunisia to install an electronic security surveillance system on the country’s border with strife-torn Libya, the U.S….

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