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Nigeria, six other countries likely to be affected by US travel ban

By TVC News Nigeria
24 January 2020   |   11:52 am
The Trump administration is planning to add seven countries - Belarus, Eritrea, Kyrgyzstan, Myanmar, Nigeria, Sudan and Tanzania - to its travel ban list, U.S. media reports said on Tuesday.

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