CHANNELSAP PHOTOS: Nigeria Prepares to Bury...ABC NewsWriter Chinua Achebe, whose works focused on the conflict between modernity and the way of life in rural Nigeria, has returned home for the final time. Achebe's corpse arrived Wednesday in his native Anambra state. There, local government officials and ...African literary giant's remains arrive in Nigeria for burialGMA NewsAchebe's
Central Bank Update – GhanaNASDAQOK, so finally a global central bank practicing cautionary as Ghana unexpectedly raised key benchmark rates to 16% policy! Ghana leads the way! Ha-ha… The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not ...and more »
Nigeria spent N228.5b on sugar import – SenateThe NationNigeria spent N229 billion on sugar importation in the last three years, the Senate said on Wednesday. Also, over 10,000 workers lost their jobs during the period as a result of waivers the Federal Government granted to selected major sugar importers ...
Nigeria to release all women held for 'terrorism'GlobalPostNigeria announced Tuesday it will release a number of suspects held for "terrorist activities," including all women in custody, in what it called a peace bid as an offensive targeted Islamists. The announcement came as Nigeria pressed ahead with a ...
Brazil Scheduled to Get LNG Cargo at Guanabara Bay From NigeriaBloombergPetroleo Brasileiro SA, Brazil's importer of liquefied natural gas known as Petrobras, is scheduled to receive a spot cargo from Nigeria over the weekend, according to ship-tracking data. The LNG Lagos, with a capacity of 122,255 cubic meters, arrived ...and more »
Voice of AmericaGroup to Take Nigeria Government to International CourtVoice of AmericaThe Northern Elders Forum (NEF) will file a complaint with the International Court of Justice (ICJ) accusing Nigeria's government of human rights violations, according to spokesman Ango Abdullahi. “What we are doing now is to organize our evidence that ...and more »
BBC SportSoccer-Moses out of Nigeria's matches, Obi Mikel wants a restYahoo! SportsMay 22 (Reuters) - Victor Moses has withdrawn from Nigeria's squad for next month's World Cup soccer qualifiers and Confederation Cup tournament while Chelsea team mate John Obi Mikel has asked to be rested for a friendly against Mexico next week, ...Nigeria rocked by injuries to attackers Moses and Uche
Aljazeera.comNigeria eases curfew in northeastAljazeera.comRound-the-clock curfew in Maiduguri relaxed as military claims gains in battle against Boko Haram fighters. Last Modified: 21 May 2013 12:59. Email Article. Print Article. Share article. Send Feedback. Nigeria has relaxed a curfew in parts of the ...
National MirrorCan South Africa Help Nigeria to Industrialise?Inter Press ServiceSouth Africa has pledged to help Nigeria make the automotive sector the West African nation's flagship industrial target. Currently German car manufacturer BMW has a plant at Rosslyn near Pretoria. About 80 percent of the BMWs produced there are for ...2015 and the future of NigeriaNational Mirrorall 2 news articl
Aljazeera.comNigeria: Islamic Extremist Inmates to Be ReleasedABC NewsNigeria's military said Tuesday that the West African nation would release some of the prisoners it has taken in the country's fight against Islamic extremists — including all the women now held in custody. The surprise statement from the Defense ...Nigeria to free Boko Haram membersAljazeera.comNigeria seeks Niger'