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APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has assured of the successful hosting of UNESCO's 2022 Global Media and Information Literacy (MIL) Week, scheduled for Abuja, Nigeria from October 24-31, 2022.

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APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM) and the Africa Development Bank (AfDB) have agreed to partner in many areas of Diaspora development in Africa.

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APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) said on Thursday that activists opposed to France’s influence in Africa should not scapegoat journalists attached to French-speaking international media, and the authorities in Burkina Faso should ensure that all members of the press can report freely on public events.

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APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s central bank has increased its repo rate by 50-basis points to reach 4.7% starting on Friday, bank governor Lesetja Kganyago has announced.

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APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Black businesses have a critical role to play in South Africa’s economic recovery and driving the country’s participation in economic integration agenda through the African Continental Free Trade Area, President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.

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APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The price of OPEC basket of 13 crudes stood at $112.04 a barrel on Thursday, May 19, 2022, compared with $114.94 the previous day, according to OPEC Secretariat calculations.

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