Despite Nigeria's economy being based around the production of oil, they failed to reap the rewards when times were good. Now oil prices have fallen, the economy has gone from bad to worse.
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Venezuela has arrested a former minister and ex-chief of the state oil company on corruption and sabotage charges. But opposition lawmakers have warned the arrests form part of the president's plans to consolidate power.
German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier signed a multi-million dollar partnership with Ghana on his first trip to Africa since taking office. Germany hopes the accord might help curb migration to Europe.
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