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  1. Statelessness: Nigeria to issue UN passport to persons at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    Hon. Sani Zorro, Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Internally Displaced Persons has disclosed Nigeria's government plan to issue United Nations passport to people at risk of being stateless. Zorro made this known during an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria , on Saturday, in Abuja, marking the second anniversary of Nigeria ratifying the Abidjan Declaration to end statelessness.

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  2. Nigeria: Nigeria to Issue UN Passport to 'Stateless' Persons - LawmakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | AllAfrica.com

    Sani Zorro, Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Internally Displaced Persons , says the Nigerian government plans to issue United Nations passport to people at risk of being stateless. Mr. Zorro made this known during an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria , on Saturday, in Abuja, marking the second anniversary of Nigeria ratifying the Abidjan Declaration to end statelessness.

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  3. .com | Two Malians arrested in Senegal over I Coast beach attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | News24

    Senegalese police have arrested two Malians suspected of involvement in a jihadist attack on an Ivory Coast beach resort last year that killed 19 people. More than 10 suspects have already been detained in relation to the March 13 assault, when assailants armed with grenades and assault rifles stormed three hotels in Grand-Bassam, a beachside resort popular with foreigners 40km from Abidjan.

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  4. Turbulence tests Ivory Coast's feted economic revivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Reuters

    Buildings in the business district Plateau are seen behind the village of Attiekoube in Abidjan, Ivory Coast February 23, 2017. Picture taken February 23, 2017.

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  5. Mariana Resources Ltd : Issue of EquityRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 23 | GlobeNewswire

    Equity issue in relation to completion of Awale Resources SARL Acquisition in Cote d'Ivoire and exercise of options with Director Dealing Mariana Resources Limited , the TSX.V and AIM listed exploration and development company with projects in Turkey, South America, and Cote d'Ivoire confirms that following completion, to acquire an 80% interest in Awale Resources SARL in the Ivory Coast as announced 7 October 2016, as consideration ordinary shares in the Company have been issued. Options have also been exercised into ordinary shares and funds received.

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  6. Charles Verrill Honored by Marquis Who's Who for Achievements in International LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... him deeply. In addition to his individual practice, Mr. Verrill is a principal of COSSAIT in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire, a senior lecturing fellow and Life Member of the Board of Visitors at Duke University Law School, President of the International Law ...

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  7. .com | I Coast hosting bid to save its last chimpanzeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | News24

    Ivory Coast, which has seen a 90% decrease in its chimpanzees in just 20 years, is to host international talks in July in a bid to save the primates. Some 200 experts are due in the economic capital Abidjan from July 24 to 27 "to share experiences on chimpanzee conservation across Africa," Inza Kone, who heads a Swiss Scientific Research Centre in Ivory Coast, told AFP.

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  8. Mira Costa girls take fight to the mat and the pitchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Easy Reader News

    Female athletes at Mira Costa High School are making their own marks for gender equality in the traditionally male sports of rugby and wrestling. Jimmy Young, founder/director of the prestigious Hermosa Beach Bear Back Invitational contest looked at the draining, overhead barrels Saturday morning at 16th Street in Hermosa Beach and wondered aloud whether the annual Super Bowl Sunday weekend contest should be postponed.

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  9. Ivory Coast detains six journalists for reporting on mutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | CPJ Press Freedom Online

    Police in the Ivory Coast on February 12, 2017, detained Vamara Coulibaly, the publisher of the independent Soir Info and L'Inter newspapers; Hamadou Ziao, editor-in-chief of L'Inter ; Jean BA del Gnago, a journalist with Soir info ; Bamba Franck Mamadou, the publisher of the pro-opposition newspaper Notre Voie ; Yacouba GbanA , the publisher of the pro-opposition newspapers Le Temps and LG Info ; and Ferdinand Bailly, a journalist with Le Temps , for reporting that the government had negotiated a settlement to end a military mutiny in the southeastern city of Adiake on February 7, according to media reports .

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  10. Africa's newest, rarest crocodile faces battle for survivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Reuters

    The newly discovered West African Slender-snouted Crocodile, believed to be critically endangered, is struggling for survival with the help of Ivory Coast's main zoo that was nearly obliterated during its 2011 civil war. Elly Park reports.

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  11. .com | Murder trial over 'Novotel captives' opens in I CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | News24

    The trial opened Tuesday in Ivory Coast of 10 men, mainly soldiers, accused of kidnapping and killing four men from the Novotel hotel in Abidjan in April 2011. The case is expected to shed light on the abduction and murder of the hotel's manager, along with the head of Ivory Coast's largest agro-industrial group and two other businessmen in an unexplained crime, while bloodshed raged in Abidjan between rival political factions.

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  12. Walid Mustapha Chalhoub - pleads guilty to teen rapesRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 19 | Canadian Content

    ... is now expected to seek to have Chalhoub deported. According to court records, Chalhoub, a citizen of Cote d'Ivoire, has resided in Canada since at least 2007 but never became a Canadian citizen. Man who extorted sex from teens pleads guilty to 24 ...

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  13. Ivory Coast's accidental ex-pat network entrepreneurRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Newsday

    Evelyne Masumbuko is the wife of an ex-pat worker who found herself moving to Abidjan in Ivory Coast to join her husband in 2015. Anxious to make the move seamless and interesting for her family, she gathered all the information she could find about the new country and collected it into one portal.

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  14. Ivory Coast cocoa producers protest downturn in salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Dozens of people protested Thursday in Ivory Coast's commercial hub of Abidjan and in San Pedro, home of the country's second-largest port. Meanwhile, several tons of cocoa have piled up in warehouses.

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  15. Six Ivorian journalists freed after three-day detentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ABIDJAN: Ivory Coast has released six journalists arrested for publishing stories that authorities said could incite another soldiers' revolt, the journalists' trade union said on Wednesday, following a series of army mutinies this year over pay. The mutinies, which included soldiers briefly seizing control of the country's second biggest city, have raised concerns about political stability in Ivory Coast, one of the world's fastest growing economies and its largest cocoa producer.

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  16. BRIEF-Teck Resources reports Q4 pofit attributable to shareholders of $1.21/shareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Reuters

    LONDON, Feb 15 European shares rose in early trade on Wednesday as French lender Credit Agricole led banking stocks higher and earnings provided a boost.

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  17. UPDATE 1-Teck Resources posts better-than-expected results on higher pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Reuters

    Feb 15 Teck Resources Ltd, North America's largest producer of steel-making coal, reported better-than-expected quarterly results, helped by higher realized prices. Realized prices of steelmaking coal were 155.5 percent higher at $207 in the quarter, the company said on Wednesday.

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  18. REFILE-Crisis, what crisis? Asia copper buyers shrug off major mine strikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Reuters

    MELBOURNE, Feb 15 Even as strikes cripple output at the world's two biggest copper mines, Asia's copper industry is pretty relaxed, sitting atop metal stockpiles have grown by nearly two-thirds since the end of January. Copper inventories tied to China's Shanghai Futures Exchange have surged 61 percent since the week of Jan. 20 to 277,659 tonnes, the most since May 2016, the latest data shows.

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  19. Israel's Wix.com Q4 profit, revenue beat estimatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Reuters

    Feb 15 Wix.com, which helps small businesses build and operate websites, reported on Wednesday better than expected earnings in the fourth quarter, as the number of paid subscribers jumped 39 percent. It posted a quarterly profit of 6 cents a share excluding one-time items, compared with a 13 cent loss a year earlier.

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  20. US warns of growing piracy risk off West AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Manila Bulletin

    The United States is increasingly worried about pirate attacks off West Africa and is committed to helping countries bolster security in the region, a US diplomat said Tuesday. At least 27 attacks on boats, including robberies, kidnappings or failed attempts, have occurred off the West Africa coast since April, according to the International Maritime Organization .

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