Nigerian army slays terrorists, arrests fuel suppliers

Nigerian army

MAIDUGURI, (CAJ News) – TROOPS have killed five suspected Boko Haram terrorists and arrested several alleged fuel suppliers of the terrorists in northeastern Nigeria. The suspects were neutralised during clearance operations by the Nigerian Army’s Operation Lafiya Dole (Peace by Force) in the Borno State.The army recovered an assortment of weapons. Borno More...

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By On Thursday, July 12th, 2018
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Google explores various partnerships with Nigeria

ABUJA – GOOGLE, the multinational technology company, is exploring possible partnerships with Nigeria. Nigeria, Africa’s most populous country (over 190 million people), has been identified as one of the More...

A worker holds cocoa beans at a village in N'Douci, Ivory Coast, November 26, 2015. Cocoa exporters in top producer Ivory Coast are paying high premiums to suppliers in an effort to secure scarcer beans and fears that especially harsh Harmattan weather could make things ever worse. Picture taken November 26, 2015. REUTERS/Luc Gnago
By On Wednesday, July 11th, 2018
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Digital satellite tech supports Ghana cocoa farmers

A worker holds cocoa beans at a village in N’Douci, Ivory Coast, November 26, 2015. Cocoa exporters in top producer Ivory Coast are paying high premiums to suppliers in an effort to secure scarcer beans and More...

YahClick service
By On Tuesday, July 10th, 2018
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New broadband service for West Africa

DAKAR – YAHSAT, the global satellite operator, is preparing to launch its flagship broadband service to five new markets in West Africa. The YahClick service will be available in Benin, Gambia, Ghana, Ivory Coast More...

African healthcare
By On Wednesday, July 4th, 2018
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Brain drain: Nigeria health sector in intensive care

ABUJA – NIGERIA is sitting on a ticking health time bomb amid doctors leaving in droves mostly to the United Kingdom (UK) United States (US). The UK is employing at least 12 new Nigerian doctors per week More...

EFCC
By On Wednesday, July 4th, 2018
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Dozens jailed in Nigeria anticorruption blitz

ABUJA, (CAJ News) – SOME 139 Nigerians, including two former state governors, have been convicted of corruption since the beginning of the year. The crackdown is part of efforts by President Muhammadu Buhari’s More...

Container dock photo (free)
By On Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018
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Dubai “port” could change land-locked Africa

ADDIS ABABA – PLANS for an “inland container port” hold promise for Africa’s 16 countries without coastlines. But a lot depends on having the right neighbours. Ethiopia is to develop a container dock that More...

blood test
By On Monday, July 2nd, 2018
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Simple blood test offers hope to hepatitis patients

BANJUL – A blood test worth $20 could be the universal remedy to diagnose thousands of patients with hepatitis B and in need of treatment in some of Africa’s poorest regions. Researchers have developed an accurate More...

Likun Zhao GM Huawei Consumer Business Group SA,
By On Monday, May 7th, 2018
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Upcoming Y-series key to Huawei market share growth

Likun Zhao GM Huawei Consumer Business Group SA, JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – HUAWEI is pinning its hopes of reaching the coveted top spot in the smartphone category in South Africa on products soon to be launched More...

digital age
By On Wednesday, April 4th, 2018
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MTN, Huawei bridge digital divide in rural Nigeria

ABUJA, (CAJ News) -MTN Nigeria and Huawei have completed the commercial deployment of the much-anticipated solution providing low-cost long-distance voice and mobile broadband services for remote local rural areas. The More...