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30-40 migrants drown after dinghy deflates off Libya: IOM Friday, 4 Sep 2015

GENEVA (Reuters) - About 30-40 people drowned in the Mediterranean after a dinghy carrying 120-140 Somalis, Sudanese and Nigerians deflated, causing panic on board, the International Organization for Migration said in an emailed statement on Friday.  Full Article

Lack of policy hurts Nigeria's economy as Buhari marks 100 days Friday, 4 Sep 2015 

LAGOS/ABUJA (Reuters) - Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has made sweeping changes in the oil sector and armed forces during his first 100 days in office but done little to convince experts that he has a clear strategy for Africa's biggest economy.  Full Article  

Nigeria's President Buhari and Vice-President Osinbajo declare assets Friday, 4 Sep 2015 

ABUJA (Reuters) - Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari owns five homes, two mud huts and has $150,000 in his bank account, the presidency said late on Thursday, as the head of state and his deputy honoured a promise to declare their assets to demonstrate transparency.  Full Article  

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