BBC Nigerian News Archive for May 2014
Friday, May 30, 2014
Letter from Africa: Focusing on conflict
Nigeria traditional leader shot dead by gunmen
Fifa World Cup 2014: My World Cup Dream - Asmir Begovic
Nigeria's Kenneth Omeruo sets sights on Chelsea debut
Thursday, May 29, 2014
Mother Afusat Saliu 'gets Nigeria deportation reprieve'
Brazilian corruption judge Joaquim Barbosa to retire
Big money for Niger's child brides
#BBCtrending: @HiddenCash goes global
Fifa World Cup 2014: Could matches be fixed in Brazil?
Mother 'risks death' if deported to native Nigeria
Former online dating scammer 'sorry' for stealing £30k
Charlie Mulgrew insists Scotland can improve on Nigeria draw
Nigeria Boko Haram crisis: President vows 'total war'
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Made in Africa: Is manufacturing taking off on the continent?
Strachan pleased with attacking threat as Scots hold Nigeria
Highlights - Nigeria 2-2 Scotland
Coach Gordon Strachan hails terrific Scotland display
Scotland's Charlie Mulgrew frustrated by draw with Nigeria
Fifa World Cup 2014: My World Cup Dream - Carlos Queiroz
Survey highlights Scottish-based players breaking betting rules
Obama at West Point: Speech in full
Oldest congressman forcibly retired by voters
Niger sees first slavery conviction over "fifth wife"
World Cup 2014: USA skipper Dempsey misses warm-up win
Survey shows players believe match-fixing is rare in Britain
US gives $5bn to global terror fight
World Cup 2014: Watch the best qualifying moments
The front pages of Scotland's newspapers
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Julia Gillard: invest in education to tackle terror
Nigeria v Scotland: match-fixing threat brought to SFA's attention
Nigeria violence: Cameroon boosts anti-Boko Haram border forces
Scotland progress heartens Strachan ahead of Euro qualifying
Nigeria's Ogenyi Onazi's close call with Nigeria blasts
Asmir Begovic: World Cup can reunite Bosnia's 'golden generation'
Nigeria v Scotland
Glasgow 2014: Queen's Baton Relay route
Monday, May 26, 2014
The Saharan ski shop with no customers
Nigeria army 'knows where Boko Haram are holding girls'
Nigeria kidnapped girls: Government 'called off deal'
Cats and dogs to be tested for mysterious Mers infection
Sunday, May 25, 2014
Muslims gather for peace in Nigeria
World Cup, boxing and cricket: Not to be missed on the BBC
Friday, May 23, 2014
South Africa: Jacob Zuma to be inaugurated in Pretoria
Nigeria's Boko Haram 'targets village vigilantes'
Shola Ameobi: Newcastle United release striker after 14 years
Letter from Africa: Nigeria pride and foreign assistance
UN committee imposes sanctions on Nigeria's Boko Haram
Nigeria abducted girls demo blocked by police
Nigeria violence: 'Boko Haram' destroy village
Report: Nato has left the east exposed
Nigeria's teachers strike over kidnappings and killings
Nigerian teachers protest over kidnapped schoolgirls
Mali country profile - Overview
Even Ulan Bator has Irish pubs
Nigeria violence: Army tells BBC it is ‘demoralised’
Nigeria 'not losing Boko Haram battle,' says president's advisor
Boko Haram's two-pronged attack
Nigeria violence: 'Boko Haram' kill 27 in village attacks
Nigeria bombings: Can Nigerian military cope?
Nigeria bombings: 17 killed in further attack
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan condemns bombings
Nigeria bombings: 'Death toll passes 100'
Two blasts strike market and hospital in Jos
Thursday, May 22, 2014
Scots children among 'least active in world' says study
Nigeria's Boko Haram crisis: UK spy plane breaks down
Fifa World Cup 2014 team profile: Bosnia-Hercegovina
Fifa World Cup 2014 team profile: Nigeria
Fifa World Cup 2014 team profile: Iran
Fifa World Cup 2014 team profile: Argentina
British featherweight crown: Josh Warrington beats Martin Lindsay
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Timbuktu film at Cannes mixes tragedy, charm and humour
War on waste makes sustainable business more profitable
Nigeria's Boko Haram crisis: Kano suicide attack
Kidnapped Nigeria girls: British military plane deployed
Nigeria abducted schoolgirls: RAF plane sets off
African nations 'wage war on Boko Haram' at France summit
Africa leaders declare 'war' on Nigeria Boko Haram
Nigeria school kidnappings: 'Total war' on Boko Haram pledged
Nigeria schoolgirl kidnappings: Boko Haram 'has al-Qaeda links'
Nigeria neighbours 'must play role' - William Hague
Nigeria abducted schoolgirls: Belfast rally calls for release
The front pages: "Extremists" abroad and an immigration "scandal"
Michael Sam's reality show felt 'icky'
Man held over Abuja bus blast in Nigeria studied in Wales
World Cup 2014: Qualifying moments
Monday, May 19, 2014
Aberdeen given pre-World Cup final Europa League date
Sunday, May 18, 2014
Shanghai Diamond League: Allyson Felix disappoints on return
Friday, May 16, 2014
Scotland: Call for Aberdeen's Mark Reynolds and Peter Pawlett
2015 Nations Cup: Libya aim to qualify by right
Nkana prepare to take on Al Ahly in Confederation Cup
World Cup 2014: Africa's qualifiers
UK victim's mum calls for Boko Haram 'dialogue'
Nigeria abductions: How do you negotiate with Boko Haram?
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Nigeria president to visit town of abducted schoolgirls
Malala Yousafzai portrait by Jonathan Yeo sells for $82,000
Obasanjo: President Jonathan 'overwhelmed' by Boko Haram
Malala portrait sells at auction for $102,500
Nigerian military 'demoralised' against Boko Haram
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Nigerians defy terror to keep learning
Assessing the threat of Boko Haram in Nigeria
Nigeria Analysis: State of emergency one year on
Nigeria soldiers 'fire at army commander in Maiduguri'
World Cup 2014: Which players are going to Brazil?
Nigerian village vigilantes 'repel Boko Haram attack'
UK offers spy plane to aid Nigeria schoolgirls search
In 60 seconds: Nigeria's challenges
Impact on trade of Nigeria violence
Nigeria kidnap: Schoolchildren 'scared' to go to class
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Why Nigeria cannot defeat Boko Haram
World Cup 2014: Argentina leave out Carlos Tevez and Eric Lamela
Gamburo: The town Boko Haram destroyed
Nigeria abductions: Government 'ready' for Boko Haram talks
BBC Shorts: Body clocks, smart dogs, Nigeria anger
BBC Shorts: Nigeria official chased from massacre town
Nigeria kidnaps: Empty airport despite Boko Haram threat
Nigeria abductions: Will publicity hinder negotiations?
Nigeria abduction video: Schoolgirls 'recognised'
#BBCtrending: Five facts about #BringbackOurGirls
Letter from Africa: Should Nigerians shout louder?
Nigeria girls' abduction: US deploys manned planes
Nigeria abductions: Boko Haram video 'can help find girls'
Who, What, Why: Exactly what does the phrase Boko Haram mean?
Nigerian schoolgirls hope, Gary Barlow's OBE and England's World Cup squad
Nigeria scorns Boko Haram's captive girls swap offer
Nigeria kidnaps: Prisoner swap 'not on the table'
Nigeria abductions: Video of girls 'gives me hope'
Scotland U21s: Armstrong and May to face Netherlands
Boko Haram leader makes demands in new video
Hillary Clinton's 'unfinished business'
Nigerian keeper Vincent Enyeama thrilled by award
Monday, May 12, 2014
Derby's Chris Martin and Craig Forsyth in Scotland squad
Nigeria kidnapped girls 'shown' in new Boko Haram video
Nigeria kidnap: The scale of the problem on the ground
China media: Ties with Africa
Sunday, May 11, 2014
Against the odds – the quadruplets born to refugees fleeing their home
Governor of Borno State: 'Reports abducted girls were sighted'
France proposes security summit on Boko Haram
David Cameron: 'We will do what we can in Nigeria'
Nigeria kidnap: David Cameron joins "Bring Back Our Girls" campaign
Cardiff march for Nigerian kidnapped schoolgirls
The front pages: Michael Gove's 'raid' and a BBC row
Saturday, May 10, 2014
Nigeria abductions: Glasgow 'Bring Back Our Girls' protest
Vigils for Nigerian schoolgirls held across North West
Obamas 'heartbroken' over kidnap on Nigeria girls
Ikechukwu Uche not angry at Nigeria World Cup snub
Obamas 'outraged and heartbroken' over Nigeria girls
The papers: Rolf Harris's letter and Eurovision oddness
Friday, May 09, 2014
Nigeria abductions: Michelle Obama to deliver address
Doha Diamond League: Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce wins 100m
Obama's left-wing blogger 'posse'
Growing international calls for kidnapped girls' release
Nigerian Information Minister: We will investigate Amnesty report
Nigeria's Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau in profile
Amnesty: 'Military warned of impending attack on town'
Female genital mutilation: Woman arrested at Heathrow
Nigeria schoolgirl abductions: Five questions
Nigeria 'warned about schoolgirl kidnappings' - Amnesty International
Nigeria abductions: Timeline of events
Nigeria abductions: UK protesters call for more to be done
Nigeria abductions: David Cameron defends offers of help
Nigeria abductions: Warnings of school raid 'ignored'
Government response to Nigeria kidnaps ‘unacceptable’
Kidnap search will 'define' Nigeria says Wole Soyinka
Nigeria abductions: Send us your comments
Gordon Brown: Urgent action taken on Nigerian girls
Letter from Africa: When will Nigeria's leader visit Chibok?
Thursday, May 08, 2014
Nigeria abductions: Kerry says US experts set to start work
What do Nigeria's security problems mean for its economy?
Nigeria kidnaps: 'A crime that has shocked the world'
Have Boko Haram over-reached themselves?
BBC Shorts: Malala plea, web guru picks out Google Glass reporter
D'banj: Twitter helping us cope after girls' kidnapping
BBC Shorts: Malala plea for Nigeria girls
Nigeria schoolgirl kidnappings: Will Boko Haram's plan backfire?
Aliko Dangote to invest $2.3bn in north Nigeria
Nigeria v Scotland: BBC to broadcast match at Craven Cottage
#BBCtrending: #RealMenDontBuyGirls and the #BringBackOurGirls campaign
Nigeria's Goodluck Jonathan: 'We will bring abducted girls back'
Goodluck Jonathan: Nigerian girls' abduction a turning point
Nigeria President defends Boko Haram response
Nigerian President: Abductions are 'beginning of end of terror'
Nigeria confirms market massacre blamed on Boko Haram
Celebrities campaign for kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls
Ben Fogle 'bruised' after fighting off a mugger
Wednesday, May 07, 2014
Nigeria abducted schoolgirls: Was US slow to act?
Gossip column: Khedira, Martinez, Gaitan, Tello
Nigeria abducted schoolgirls: Malala Yousafzai urges action
Lebanon: Ronald Reagan's Benghazi
Malala on Nigeria kidnaps: 'We must not remain silent'
Nigeria kidnaps: 'Security forces should be used to free girls'
Who are Nigeria's Boko Haram Islamists?
Nigeria abductions: UK experts to provide advice
#BBCtrending: The creator of #BringBackOurGirls
Nigerian kidnap: Reward offered for schoolgirls
David Cameron: Nigeria girls abduction 'act of pure evil'
Nigeria abducted schoolgirls: Police reward offered
Fulham midfielder Ashkan Dejagah in Iran World Cup training squad
China media: National security
Tuesday, May 06, 2014
Obama: Nigeria abductions 'heartbreaking and outrageous'
US experts join hunt for abducted Nigerian schoolgirls
Letter from Africa: Signs of our times
Nigeria kidnaps: John Kerry offers US support
Will Nigeria's abducted schoolgirls ever be found?
World Cup 2014: Shola Ameobi in provisional Nigeria squad
#BBCtrending: How a million people called to #BringBackOurGirls
Nigeria kidnappings: Boko Haram 'ideologically bankrupt'
Why is polio a public health emergency?
New urgency in Nigeria social media campaign
More Nigerian girls abducted by suspected Boko Haram militants
Pakistan to immunise people going abroad against polio
Eight more Nigeria girls abducted
World Cup 2014: Dzeko & Begovic in Bosnia-Hercegovina squad
Newsbeat's guide to... Boko Haram
Nigeria schoolgirl kidnappings: US 'outrage' at abductions
World Cup Watch: Mario Balotelli, Sergio Aguero, Louis van Gaal
Monday, May 05, 2014
US 'outrage' as calls grow to help rescue Nigeria schoolgirls
Migrant dreams turn into Sahara sex work
Boko Haram 'to sell' abducted Nigeria girls
Is virtual reality an addictive drug?
World facing polio health emergency
Boko Haram admits abducting schoolgirls
Boko Haram admits abducting Nigeria girls from Chibok
Nigeria schoolgirl abductions: Protest leader 'held'
Nigerian missing girls: Mothers' 'agony' for daughters
China media: Africa ties
Sunday, May 04, 2014
Growth reported in Scottish businesses' oil supply work
Nigeria leader Goodluck Jonathan in missing girls plea
Nigeria cracks down before World Economic Forum event
Boko Haram now major threat says Wole Soyinka
Nigeria bombing leaves many dead
Nigeria girls' abduction: Parents asked for photographs
#BBCtrending: Why Kenya ‘always wins’ its Twitter wars
Nigeria 'must ask for global help', says Wole Soyinka
Abuja blast: Car bomb attack rocks Nigerian capital
Nigeria school abduction sparks social media campaign
Nigeria girls' abduction: Chibok parents plead for help
China media: Xinjiang attack
Nigeria girls' abduction: Protest march in Abuja
Letter from Africa: My lady and the athlete
Google halts student Gmail advertisement scans
Nigeria girls' abduction: Call for government action
Fossil fuel subsidies growing despite concerns
Chibok abductions: Nigeria girls' taken abroad'
Chibok abductions: Nigeria's Goodluck Jonathan under pressure
Nigeria's Ramon Azeez scores late to give Almeria hope
Saturday, May 03, 2014
World Team Table Tennis: England men into semi-finals
Friday, May 02, 2014
Gemmell: Scotland sevens must show Commonwealth medal form
Thursday, May 01, 2014
Obituary: Pope John Paul II
What in the world: German students laugh about Holocaust
Half of a Yellow Sun film delayed by Nigeria censors
Nigeria abductions: 'My family is crying and grieving'
Chibok abductions: Nigeria vows to find schoolgirls
Teacher tells of Boko Haram attack in Nigeria
#BBCtrending: Nigeria's plea to #BringBackOurGirls
Nigerian rapist to be stoned to death in Kano
Player release may hinder 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers