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COREN approves engineering accreditation programmes in 19 institutions

The Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN), has approved requests of 19 institutions for the accreditation of their engineering programmes in the country.

Cyprus hands Egypt ancient artefacts stolen in 1980s

Cyprus has handed back to Egypt 14 ancient artefacts stolen and smuggled abroad in the late 1980s after authorities on the Mediterranean island seized them, Egypt's government said Tuesday.

Nicos Anastasiades leads in Cyprus presidential race

Nicos Anastasiades is heading for a second five-year term as president of the Republic of Cyprus, initial exit polls have projected.

Cyprus votes for president with eyes on new peace push

Voters in Cyprus headed to the polls Sunday for a presidential election that could determine if the divided island makes another push to reunite after the collapse of talks last year.

President vowing new peace push leads in Cyprus re-election bid

Cyprus gears up for a presidential election next week with incumbent Nicos Anastasiades favourite to win as he pledges a fresh push to reunify the divided island after talks collapsed last year.

Everton’s Sam Allardyce misses Europa League finale in Cyprus

New Everton boss Sam Allardyce will miss the club's final Europa League game in Cyprus on Thursday due to a medical appointment.

Borussia Dortmund under pressure after Spurs-Real draw

Borussia Dortmund coach Peter Bosz admits the Germans face an uphill Champions League battle after struggling to a draw at APOEL Nicosia while Tottenham Hotspur earned a point at Real Madrid.

Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades to stand for re-election

Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades announced on Saturday he would run for re-election in January to continue his efforts to reunite the divided island and sustain an economic recovery.

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Yeni Kuti: 2018 Felabration kicks off on Monday

Yeni Kuti, daughter of the late legendary musician Fela Anikulapo Kuti, says hundreds of delegates from four continents are coming for 2018 Felabration holding Oct. 15 to 21.
A logo sits outside the headquarters of the National Bank of Egypt in Cairo, Egypt, on Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012. Egypt's central bank accepted bids for seven-day repurchase agreements valued at 20 billion Egyptian pounds, the highest amount in four weeks. Photographer: Shawn Baldwin/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Egypt central bank signs $3.8 billion finance accord with international banks

The Central Bank of Egypt said on Thursday it agreed to enter into a “new repurchase transaction” of $3.8 billion with a consortium of international banks including Citigroup, Credit Suisse AG, Deutsche Bank AG, First Abu Dhabi Bank PJSC and HSBC.

Peter Amangbo: Zenith Bank will continue to support efforts to close digital skills gap

Mr Peter Amangbo, the Managing Director of Zenith Bank, says the bank will continue to support efforts geared toward closing the digital skill gaps in the country.

Mohammed Sanusi: Super Eagles have quality to beat Libya home and away

General Secretary of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Dr. Mohammed Sanusi, is optimistic that the Super Eagles will beat the Mediterranean Knights of Libya over two legs in their 2019 AFCON qualifying double header on Saturday in Uyo and on Tuesday in Sfax Tunisia.

OSGF honours redeployed permanent secretary

The Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (OSGF) has organised a send-off ceremony to honour Mrs Georgina Ehuria who was recently posted to the Ministry of Mines and Steel Development in Abuja.