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The Newsroom: find the latest news from throughout the region.

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    • ONS: 15 February 2019
      by TRG Alerts Admin on February 16, 2019 at 1:36 pm

      KEY STORYLINES AFRICA: The Nigerian government ordered the closure of all the country’s land borders through the end of Saturday, as a security precaution ahead of the presidential election. […]

    • ONS: 14 February 2019
      by TRG Alerts Admin on February 15, 2019 at 1:32 pm

      KEY STORYLINES AFRICA: In Nigeria, Islamic State claimed responsibility for an attack on the convoy of the Borno state governor who was headed to a rally ahead of Saturday’s presidential […]

    • ONS: 13 February 2019
      by TRG Alerts Admin on February 14, 2019 at 1:16 pm

      KEY STORYLINES AFRICA: Nigeria’s Electoral Commission reported that a fire at its office in Awka destroyed smart card readers and other election materials, just four days away from the […]

    • ONS: 12 February 2019
      by TRG Alerts Admin on February 13, 2019 at 1:08 pm

      KEY STORYLINES AFRICA: The Nigerian Air Force reportedly destroyed a Boko Haram militant training camp in a series of strikes in the northern Borno state. AMERICAS: Venezuelan opposition leader Juan […]