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Russia To Help Nigeria Build Railway From Lagos to Calabar

President Muhammadu Buhari's presence in Russia for a Russia-Africa summit which started yesterday has already started to pay off as President Vladimir Putin pledges to help in the construction of 1,400 kilometres rail track from Lagos to Calabar. This was one of the agreements reached at the meeting held by the two leaders on the...

NIGERIAN ARMY INTERCEPTED TERRORISTS SMUGGLING SMOKED FISH

The Nigerian Army said on Sunday that the Boko Haram and Islamic State West Africa Province fighters were smuggling smoked fish into the country to sustain their criminal activities. The army noted that its troops attached to the Operation Lafiya Dole arrested a syndicate of terrorists which specialised in smuggling “smoked fish from the Lake...