UN chief backs Nigeria’s integration of insurgents, calls it key to peace
04 May 2022 | 9:25 am
Antonio Guterres arriving Borno state, various of internally displaced persons cheering, various of street scenes, Antonio Guterres speaking, mothers and children in a hospital ward, military checkpoints, armed soldiers.
Pakistan's lower legislative chamber has been dissolved after a vote of no confidence in Prime Minister Imran Khan was blocked. The country will hold fresh elections in 90 days unless the Supreme Court rules otherwise.
EU leaders brokered the agreement that will see a joint border commission established. The two countries' leaders met for the third time in six months as tensions continue to flare in the region.
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Prime Minister Scott Morrison has set May 21 as the date for Australia's general elections. The vote will be a battle to stay in power for Morrison after three years rocked by floods, bushfires and the pandemic.
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The EU turns to Nigeria as it looks for alternative suppliers of oil and gas. The bloc is trying to strengthen its ties to Africa's top petroleum producer as Europe tries to wean itself off Russian resources.
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At least 29 people have died after a boat capsized in a river in the northwestern Nigerian state of Sokoto, the governor- of the region said on Wednesday. Five children were among those who perished in the accident. The boat was carrying 35 people across the Shagari river when it sank.
Titilayo Medunoye had trouble breastfeeding her daughter and had postpartum depression. Then she heard about lactation cookies, but none were sold in Nigeria. So she decided to make her own, and "Milky Express" was born.
Mustapha Abubakar Gajibo, of Nigeria's Borno state, builds his own electric 12-seater buses from scratch. Capable of running 200 kilometers after a full charge, it is the first smart electric bus of its kind in Nigeria and sub-Saharan Africa.
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