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Government Accuses Amnesty International Of Plot To Destabilise Nigeria

The Nigerian Government has accused Amnesty International (AI) of deliberate plot to destabilise the country with baseless allegations against the administration and its military.   The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, made the accusation on Friday in Lagos when he appeared on a TV Continental programme, “This Morning’’.   The minister was […]

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U.S Endorses Okonjo-Iweala For WTO

The United States government has announced its endorsement of former Nigerian minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, to emerge as the director general of the World Trade Organisation.   U.S. disclosed this in a statement by its office of trade representative.   It became clear earlier on Friday that Mrs Okonjo-Iweala, a former finance minister and World Bank […]