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DOW drops amid good points in Apple and Microsoft

DOW drops amid good points in Apple and Microsoft

As tech firms outperformed, the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped and the Nasdaq gained. The top-performing blue chips were Apple (AAPL) and Microsoft (MSFT).Even while other meme stocks like GameStop (GME) struggled to get traction,…

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Chiliz post weekly positive components as rising U.S dollar rattles Crypto market

Chiliz post weekly positive components as rising U.S dollar rattles Crypto market

The sport-based Crypto is enjoying a significant amount of buying pressures amid the strong demand from sports fans coupled with the recent listing on the world’s most valuable crypto exchange, Coinbase, which recently announced it…

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Africa: Ethiopia Calls On AU to Dwell Payment of Inquiry On Rights Abuse in Tigray

Africa: Ethiopia Calls On AU to Dwell Payment of Inquiry On Rights Abuse in Tigray

Addis Abeba — Ethiopia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said it is "regrettable to note that the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights made a unilateral announcement on the establishment of a "Commission of Inquiry"…

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Cameroon: Gunmen Kidnap Six Top Civil Servants in Cameroon

Cameroon: Gunmen Kidnap Six Top Civil Servants in Cameroon

Gunmen have kidnapped at least six senior civil servants in Cameroon, authorities said. The abductions happened in Prime Minister Joseph Dion Ngute's native Ndian Division in the English speaking South West region of the country…

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Ethiopia: AU Launches Investigation Into Tigray Atrocities

Ethiopia: AU Launches Investigation Into Tigray Atrocities

The African Union (AU) has launched an inquiry into human rights violations in Tigray, northern Ethiopia, becoming the first continental effort to investigate the conflict that began in November 4 when Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed…

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Are investors falling out of bask in with Nigerian Mutual Funds?

Are investors falling out of bask in with Nigerian Mutual Funds?

Mutual funds have been known to be the go-to asset class that investors use to manage asset diversification as well as balance their portfolios, without compromising their risk characteristics, and while maintaining good investment return…

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Ethiopia: ‘We Own Hope for a Democratic Country’

Ethiopia: ‘We Own Hope for a Democratic Country’

Addis Ababa — Passersby called the raucous campaigns this week in Addis Ababa "beautiful," with many noting they had never seen political discourse like this before in Ethiopia. "Life has gotten expensive, and people have…

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Naira strengthens across FX markets as speculators reacts to reviews of CBN funding to BDCs

Naira strengthens across FX markets as speculators reacts to reviews of CBN funding to BDCs

Thursday, 17th June 2021: The exchange rate between the naira and the US dollar closed at N411.5/$1 at the official Investors and Exporters window.Naira appreciated on Thursday against the US dollar to close at N411.5…

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How one can know if your NIRSAL COVID-19 mortgage is celebrated

How one can know if your NIRSAL COVID-19 mortgage is celebrated

NIRSAL Microfinance Bank has reacted to the enquiries of several Nigerians that appear to be in the dark over the approval of their COVID-19 NIRSAL loan requests.Things you need to noteFirst, you should take note…

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News24.com | TIMELINE | Zambia’s founding president Kenneth Kaunda in dates

News24.com | TIMELINE | Zambia’s founding president Kenneth Kaunda in dates

Kenneth Kaunda, Zambia's first post-colonial president, in key dates.April 28, 1924: Kaunda is born at Lubwa mission in the north of the British colony of Northern Rhodesia, the youngest of eight children of a Presbyterian…