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21/01/2018 01:38 AM
UPDATE 4-As Trump begins second year, women stage nationwide protests
WASHINGTON, Jan 20 (Reuters) - Hundreds of thousands of women and their male supporters turned out on Saturday for the second Women's March, a nationwide series of protests against U.S. President Donald Trump marking the end of his tumultuous first year in office.

20/01/2018 02:08 PM
Power to the Polls: Women's March 2.0 aims to harness Trump opposition
WASHINGTON, Jan 20 (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of protesters were expected to take to the streets of New York, Los Angeles and Washington on Saturday for the second Women's March, a multi-city mass rally hailed as the start of a new era of female political activism.

20/01/2018 02:00 PM
UPDATE 2-Two Americans, two Canadians freed after kidnapping in Nigeria - police
KADUNA, Nigeria, Jan 20 (Reuters) - Two Americans and two Canadians have been freed after being kidnapped in the northern Nigerian state of Kaduna, a police spokesman said on Saturday, as it emerged that five oil workers had been abducted in the southern Niger Delta region.

20/01/2018 11:47 AM
Two Americans, two Canadians freed after kidnapping in Nigeria - police
KADUNA, Nigeria, Jan 20 (Reuters) - Two Americans and two Canadians have been freed after being kidnapped in the nothern Nigerian state of Kaduna, a police spokesman said on Saturday.

20/01/2018 11:40 AM
TWO AMERICANS, TWO CANADIANS FREED AFTER KIDNAPPING IN NORTHERN NIGERIA'S KADUNA - POLICE SPOKESMAN
TWO AMERICANS, TWO CANADIANS FREED AFTER KIDNAPPING IN NORTHERN NIGERIA'S KADUNA - POLICE SPOKESMAN

20/01/2018 11:00 AM
Power to the Polls: Women's March 2.0 aims to harness Trump opposition
WASHINGTON, Jan 20 (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of protesters were expected to take to the streets of New York, Los Angeles and Washington on Saturday for the second Women's March, a multi-city mass rally hailed as the start of a new era of female political activism.

20/01/2018 12:02 AM
DIARY-Emerging Markets Economic Events to Mar 22
Guide to Economic Indicators ----------------------------------------------------------- This Diary is filed daily. ** Indicates new events, if any -----------------------------------------------------------

19/01/2018 04:44 PM
UPDATE 2-Nigeria unlikely to hold interest rate meeting next week -c.bank sources
ABUJA, Jan 19 (Reuters) - Nigeria's central bank is unlikely to hold an interest rate setting meeting on Jan. 22 as scheduled as several new members of the monetary policy committee (MPC) have yet to be approved by lawmakers, two central bank sources said.

19/01/2018 04:01 PM
W. Africa Crude-Spot deals slow, CPC opts for U.S. oil
LONDON, Jan 19 (Reuters) - Nigeria's March loading plans, which had mostly emerged on Friday, show a slight dip on a barrel-per-day basis compared with February. Trading was limited as the market sorted through the new plans, but Angola's Sonangol had moved at least one cargo.

19/01/2018 03:54 PM
Nigerian oil exports to slip on a barrel-per-day basis in March -survey
By Libby George LONDON, Jan 19 (Reuters) - Nigeria's oil exports are on track to edge lower on a barrel-per-day basis in March, a survey of loading plans showed on Friday. Crude oil exports of 1.694 million barrels per day (bpd) are scheduled for March on 62 cargoes. While several loading plans for small grades were outstanding, the March total was likely to remain below the exports set at 1.843 million bpd in February. Still, overall volumes will edge higher over the course of