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Nigeria launches first national sex offenders register

9 days ago   |   Al Jazeera

Database of those convicted of sexual violence set up to help in efforts to tackle violence against women.
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The Powerlessness Of Nigeria's Tech Startups

The Powerlessness Of Nigeria's Tech Startups

11 days ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

The big problem for these booming businesses isn't staff shortages, government regulations or software glitches. It's all about the electrical grid. (Image credit: Georgie...
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The Powerlessness Of Nigeria's Tech Startups

The Powerlessness Of Nigeria's Tech Startups

11 days ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

The big problem for these booming businesses isn't staff shortages, government regulations or software glitches. It's all about the electrical grid. (Image credit: Georgie...
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I am a wealthy Nigerian prince, but I need your help

12 days ago   |   Boston Herald

An internet fraudster was sentenced to 24 years in a prison in Lagos, Nigeria, but the authorities failed to deny him access to a computer. As a result, he was able to...
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An inmate ran an online scam from prison and made $1 million, authorities say

14 days ago   |   WGN TV

LAGOS, Nigeria - A man serving 24 years in a Nigerian maximum security prison used a network of accomplices to conduct an international scam that brought in $1 million...
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Inmate accused of running $1 million internet scam from maximum security prison in Nigeria

15 days ago   |   NY Daily News

A convicted internet scammer serving 24 years in a Nigerian maximum security prison has been accused of masterminding a massive international scheme from behind bars worth at...
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Nigerian criminal made $1 million from prison in international scam

Nigerian criminal made $1 million from prison in international scam

15 days ago   |   New York Post   |   13 articles

A Nigerian inmate masterminded an international scam behind the bars of a maximum-security prison - raking in $1 million while in custody, according to a new report. Hope...
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A Nigerian mother's struggle against rising food prices

17 days ago   |   Reuters

Higher food prices have pushed up annual inflation in Nigeria after borders with neighboring countries were closed in a crackdown on smuggling. One mother is struggling to feed...
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Senegal, Nigeria stay perfect in African Cup qualifying

17 days ago   |   NBC Sports

Senegal and Nigeria made it two wins out of two in qualifying for the 2021 African Cup of Nations.
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2 wins in 2 for Senegal, Nigeria in African Cup qualifying

17 days ago   |   Saint Louis Today

Famara Diedhiou scored a hat trick in a game interrupted by heavy rain as Senegal beat Eswatini 4-1 on Sunday for two wins out of two in qualifying for the 2021 African Cup of...
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President Trump asks Supreme Court to void House subpoena for financial...

President Trump asks Supreme Court to void House subpoena for financial documents

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SpaceX will launch genetically enhanced 'mighty mice' to International Space Station

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New details emerge on drug that may slow Alzheimer's disease

A company that claims it has the first drug to slow mental decline from Alzheimer's disease made its case to scientists Thursday, disclosing more results to help explain why... Read more ...

The 49ers suspended an analyst after he said Ravens quarterback Lamar...

The 49ers suspended an analyst after he said Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson's 'dark skin color' made him good at fakes

The San Francisco 49ers suspended radio analyst Tim Ryan over a comment he made about Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson. While discussing Jackson's talent at faking... Read more ...

VIDEO: Deputy accidentally shoots woman inside suspect's South Carolina home

VIDEO: Deputy accidentally shoots woman inside suspect's South Carolina home

A South Carolina sheriff's office released body camera footage Wednesday of a deputy-involved shooting. Read more ...

'The president leaves us no choice but to act': Pelosi announces articles of...

'The president leaves us no choice but to act': Pelosi announces articles of impeachment against Trump

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Wide receiver who participated in Colin Kaepernick's workout signs with NFL team

Wide receiver who participated in Colin Kaepernick's workout signs with NFL team

Jordan Veasy, one of the wide receivers who participated in Colin Kaepernick's workout last month, has been signed by an NFL team. Read more ...

Nancy Pelosi says House will move forward with articles of impeachment...

Nancy Pelosi says House will move forward with articles of impeachment against Trump

House Speaker Rep. Nancy Pelosi of California said in a Thursday morning press conference that she is asking House Judiciary Chairman Rep. Jerry Nadler to draft articles of... Read more ...

WATCH LIVE: Pelosi Addresses Status Of Impeachment Inquiry

WATCH LIVE: Pelosi Addresses Status Of Impeachment Inquiry

The House speaker is making remarks Thursday morning at the Capitol, following the first hearing on Wednesday by the panel that would draft those articles. Watch her remarks live. Read more ...

Police: Woman researched ‘what to do if your husband is upset you are...

Police: Woman researched ‘what to do if your husband is upset you are pregnant' prior to her death

Beau Rothwell is jailed without bond on charges of second-degree murder and evidence tampering in the death of his wife, Jennifer. Read more ...