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Why Nigerian small businesses aren't using the full power of social media

Around the world, the use of social media continues to grow and to influence commerce. It offers great benefits for ...


30 dead after boat capsizes in Nigeria

Thirty people drowned when an overloaded boat capsized in central Nigeria's Niger state, an emergency official told AFP Monday.The boat ...


Chad's New Leader Visits Niger in 1st International Trip

NIAMEY, NIGER - Chad's new leader Gen. Mahamat Idriss Deby traveled to Niger on Monday, making his first international trip ...


Hit by COVID, Senegal's Women Find Renewed Hope in Fishing

BARGNY, SENEGAL - Since her birth on Senegal's coast, the ocean has always given Ndeye Yacine Dieng life. Her grandfather ...


CAR arrests Frenchman found hiding 'huge weapons cache' in home

A Frenchman has been arrested in the Central African Republic after police discovered a "very large arsenal" of weapons in ...


Feature: Uganda's lone female boxer upbeat as Tokyo Games draw close

KAMPALA, May 11 (Xinhua) -- Uganda's flyweight boxer Catherine Nanziri cannot wait for the Tokyo Olympic Games to showcase her ...


Liberia, Sierra Leone FIUs Brainstorm On Collective Fight Against Money Laundering At Border Points

Liberia, Sierra Leone FIUs Brainstorm On Collective Fight Against Money Laundering At Border Points Front Page Africa ...


A child in Liberia studies mushrooms as climate change threatens them

Guillermo is in a race against time. His passion for studying mushrooms is as great as the risk that increases ...


Classic Eichler, but with couples Mali to Cali to Bali personality Marin Independent Journal

Classic Eichler, but with couples Mali to Cali to Bali personality Marin Independent Journal ...


Electronic Ships Logbook Made By IB Green Light From The Liberian Register

Electronic Ships Logbook Made By IB Green Light From The Liberian Register Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide ...


FIU Validates Final NRA on Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing on Liberia Today

FIU Validates Final NRA on Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing on Liberia Today Liberian Daily Observer ...


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U.S. TSA says 1.6 million travel thru airports in single day high

WASHINGTON D.C.: Some 1.6 million passengers passed through U.S. airports on May 6, the largest number since March 2020.According to ...

Huge sell-of U.S. stocks continues, Dow plunges 682 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks shattered on Wednesday, for the second day in a row as U.S. Labor ...

Free Covid shots at Empire State, Central Park for returning tourists

NEW YORK CITY, New York: To encourage the return of tourists, New York City will be offering Covid vaccines at ...

Cautious opening of UK approaches; restaurants, pubs to serve indoors

LONDON, England: The new easing of Covid restrictions will allow the British public to be served inside pubs and even ...

Stocks drop as Australia vows to keep borders closed to mid-2022

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Continued concern over inflation kept investors at bay in Japan and Australia on Wednesday, although sharemarkets ...

Spread of Covid halts Amazon's Prime Day sale in India

SEATTLE, Washington: Ecommerce giant Amazon.com has halted its Prime Day sale held yearly in India, according to its spokesperson on ...

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U.S. oil pipeline shutdown could cause jump in prices

WASHINGTON D.C.: Supply disruptions caused by the shutdown at Colonial Pipeline---the country's top fuel pipeline network---could result in prices rising ...

California population falls by 182,000; largest loss in 100 years

SACRAMENTO, California: For the first time in 120 years, California's population declined last year.The state lost 182,083 people during 2020, ...

Slovakia awaiting test results before purchasing Russian Covid vaccine

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia: Following successful testing in a Hungarian lab, Slovakia will discuss the purchase of the Russian Sputnik V coronavirus ...

Elections in Scotland makes likely referendum on independence from UK

EDINBURGH, Scotland: Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon promised to move forward with a new independence referendum after the pro-independence Scottish ...

After 14 months, Georgia Supreme Court to resume in-person sessions

ATLANTA, Georgia: The Georgia Supreme Court is to resume in-person court hearings for the first time in more than one ...

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2 Killed as Sudanese Protesters Mark 2nd Anniversary of Raid

KHARTOUM, SUDAN - The Sudanese army killed two protesters and wounded 16 others Tuesday night in Khartoum on the two-year ...


Moon not sighted, Eid-ul-Fitr will be on Friday - MJC

Hundreds of Muslims gathered in Cape Town on Wednesday night for the official sighting of the moon.Moulana Abdul Khaliq Allie ...


Facebook is coming to Parliament, DA says

Facebook representatives will appear before Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Communications and Digital Technologies on 25 May, the DA said in ...


Ghana's road traffic problems have deep and spreading roots

Much has been written about the crashes, congestion and pollution on Ghana's roads. Road injury is among the top 10 ...


Austria's Schwab puts US PGA pain behind him at British Masters

Matthias Schwab set the early pace in the British Masters with a six-under-par 66 in the first round at The ...


Virgin Active win a ?dangerous precedent? for British landlords

A UK judged ruled that Virgin Active in the country can wipe out the rent arrears on most of its ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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