Nigeria

Polio vaccination
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AP News
November 25, 2019 - 1:46 pm
Four African countries have reported new cases of polio linked to the oral vaccine, as global health numbers show there are now more children being paralyzed by viruses originating in vaccines than in the wild. Read more here.
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U.S. authorities have unsealed a 252-count federal grand jury indictment charging 80 people with participating in a conspiracy to steal millions of dollars through a range of fraud schemes and laundering the funds through a Los Angeles-based network.
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AP News
August 22, 2019 - 7:44 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The relationship between a Japanese woman and a U.S. Army captain stationed in Syria started online, through an international social network for digital pen pals. It grew into an internet romance over 10 months of daily emails. It ended with the woman $200,000 poorer and on the...
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Outrage as Blac Chyna announces plans to sell skin-lightening cream
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November 23, 2018 - 1:31 pm
By Aanu Adeoye, CNN (CNN) -- American reality TV star Blac Chyna is facing a social media backlash after announcing plans to sell a skin-lightening cream. In a post on her Instagram page, she said she had partnered with a beauty line called Whitenicious to launch a face cream in Lagos, Nigeria's...
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a man stands in front of a Nigerian national soccer team jersey is on display at a shop in London
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June 12, 2018 - 11:20 am
By Leanne Italie, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Spain, your asymmetry is showing. Nigeria, you're so bright I need shades! Croatia, Russia's fresh out of Big Boy restaurants. No worries, though, your party duds will be just the ticket once the World Cup gets underway June 14. Those countries are...
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