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2018: Nine banks to meet new central bank dividend payout policy – report

The SBG Securities (Pty) Limited of South Africa, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Standard Bank Group, has projected that about nine commercial banks in Nigeria would be able to pay dividends this year, despite the adjustment to the dividend payout policy issued by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) recently.

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Gunmen kill two policemen in Russia’s troubled Dagestan

Unknown gunmen have shot dead two policemen in Russia's volatile Caucasus in the latest attack against local authorities, police said on Saturday.
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After 15 years, thieves behind French heist surface in Serbia

They believed they were safe but a few blood drops betrayed them: 15 years after a daring robbery at a French jewellery store, the four alleged perpetrators have been found -- in Serbia.
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Ex-FARC rebels sworn into Colombia’s Congress

Colombia's former FARC rebels have taken their seats in Congress as part of a peace deal after more than five decades of war against the government.
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Manchester City’s Pep Guardiola ‘worried’ about Borussia Dortmund strong tackles

Pep Guardiola admitted he was worried about some of the strong tackles in Manchester City's first game of preseason, a 1-0 defeat to Borussia Dortmund in the International Champions Cup.
This picture taken on Tuesday, July 17, shows trucks completely blocking a section of the Oshodi-Apapa Expressway at Second Rainbow inward Mile 2, and commercial buses driving against traffic.

VP Osinbajo orders 72-hour joint operation to clear Apapa traffic gridlock

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday directed security agencies and relevant bodies to commence a 72-hour joint operation to restore order around Apapa and environs with a view to easing vehicular movement in that part of Lagos State.