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We will return $321 million stolen funds to Nigeria – Swiss govt

Switzerland will return to Nigeria around 321 million dollars in assets seized from the family of former military ruler Sani Abacha via a deal signed with the World Bank, the Swiss government said. Transparency International, a corruption watchdog, has accused Abacha of stealing up to five billion dollars of public …

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World Cup: Controversy as Switzerland beats Northern Ireland 1-0

BELFAST, Northern Ireland (AP) – A penalty awarded for a disputed hand ball gave Switzerland a controversial 1-0 victory over Northern Ireland in the first leg of their World Cup playoff on Thursday. A volley by Xherdan Shakiri struck Corey Evans’ shoulder as the Northern Ireland midfielder attempted to block …

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34 Nigerians Deported From Six European Countries

Thirty-four Nigerians deported from six European countries for immigration-related offences arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos on Thursday. The deportees, who arrived at 6.30a.m, were sent back home from Switzerland, Germany, Iceland, Austria, Belgium and Hungary. The deportees, who comprised 32 males and two females, were brought …

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Smartphones may soon be diabetic doctors

Chinese and Swiss researchers said they have developed a system that, for the first time, enables smartphones to remotely manage and treat diabetes in mice. And the technology may soon be available for human beings suffering from diabetes. In a study published in the U.S. journal Science Translational Medicine on …

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