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Facebook sued for allegedly enabling housing discrimination

Facebook is facing a lawsuit from civil rights groups that claim the company’s ad practices enable discriminatory housing practices.

Paul Ryan slammed over tweet praising tax cut for $1.50 pay rise

US House Speaker Paul Ryan came under fire Saturday over a tweet that framed a worker's $1.50 per week pay increase as an impressive result of his party's massive tax cut plan, US media reported.

Facebook disables feature that let marketers target ‘Jew haters’

Facebook said on Thursday it was temporarily disabling the ability of advertisers to target based on people’s self-reported education and job information after a report that those features allowed targeting based on anti-Semitic topics.

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Ibe Kachikwu: Niger Delta militants almost crippled Nigeria in 2015

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, on Wednesday indicated that but for the timely interventions of the government, first through back-channel consultations and then open dialogues with militants who resumed bombing of oil facilities in the Niger Delta in 2015, the country could have been crippled.

Police arrest suspected killers of Nasarawa university lecturer

The Nigeria Police said on Wednesday that it had arrested 14 suspects linked to the murder of the late Dr Ibrahim Mailafia, a Senior Lecturer with the Nasarawa State University, Keffi.

NNPC: India largest importer of Nigeria’s crude oil in 2017

India was the largest importer of Nigeria’s crude oil in 2017, a report by the state oil firm, NNPC has shown.

Capital market indices drop further by 0.25 percent

Key indicators of the performance of the Nigerian Stock Exchange declined for the third consecutive day, dropping by 0.25 per cent on Wednesday as profit taking persisted.

NFL bans players from kneeling during national anthem

American footballers competing in the league will have to stand on the pitch during The Star Spangled Banner or remain in the locker room.