BBC Nigerian News Archive for August 2014

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Fifa rejects the Nigeria Football Federation elections

Friday, August 29, 2014

Referees' strike brings stop to Nigeria League

Ebola outbreak: Senegal confirms first case

Ebola: Guineans riot in Nzerekore over disinfectant

Al Bangura leaves Forest Green Rovers by mutual consent

Bill Kerr, Australian actor and radio star, dies aged 92

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Ebola outbreak: West Africa travel bans to be lifted

Lawro's Premier League predictions

First Nigerian Ebola death outside Lagos

Nigeria launches national electronic ID cards

Ebola outbreak: WHO warns that virus could infect 20,000

Immigration figures show UK is increasingly European

Ebola in Nigeria spreads beyond Lagos - in 15 seconds

Niger's Hama Amadou flees over baby-trafficking scandal

Ebola spreads to Nigeria oil hub Port Harcourt

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Nigerians react as Ebola outbreak keeps schools shut

Ebola outbreak: Nigeria closes all schools until October

Nigeria Football Federation split after 'election'

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

'UK Ebola nurse gets experimental drug'

Analysis: What did Nigeria's National Conference achieve?

WHO: Ebola taking 'heavy toll' on health staff

Monday, August 25, 2014

Boko Haram crisis: Nigerian troops 'flee into Cameroon'

Did New York Times columnist Paul Krugman help topple the French government?

Stephen Keshi: Former Nigeria coach back for two games

Ebola kills Liberia doctor despite ZMapp treatment

Boko Haram declares 'Islamic state' in northern Nigeria

Ebola checks after Aberdeen International Airport illness

Nigeria edged out in U20 Women's World Cup final

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Strachan mulls over Scotland options for Germany match

Hull City 1-1 Stoke City

Saturday, August 23, 2014

Ebola outbreak: Risk to Britain remains 'very low'

Briton in Sierra Leone 'tests positive for Ebola'

Friday, August 22, 2014

Ebola crisis: Speed and extent of outbreak 'unprecedented'

Africa in pictures: 15-21 August 2014

Ephraim Mashaba names first South Africa squad

Cardiff woman given Ebola all clear, health officials say

Keshi 'moves on' from talks to return as Nigeria coach

Ebola crisis: Senegal closes Guinea border

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Letter from Africa: Taking advantage of a crisis

Double vaccines 'could hasten the end of polio'

Ebola travel: South Africa bans incomers from W Africa

US Ebola doctor released from hospital

Boko Haram crisis: Nigeria militants 'seize police academy'

Nigeria through to Under-20 Women's World Cup final

Ebola crisis: Liberia police fire at Monrovia protests

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Ebola crisis: The economic impact

PJ Crowley: Foley video not intended for US audience

Nations Cup 2015: Ivory Coast-Sierra Leone tie in doubt

Ebola crisis: Liberian troops impose slum quarantine

Fire rips through NFF building in Abuja

Manchester United: Marcos Rojo scores World Cup winner

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Ebola crisis: Liberia orders curfew and quarantine

Ebola crisis: Doctors in Liberia 'recovering after taking ZMapp'

Five Ebola patients are discharged from hospital in Nigeria

Nations Cup 2015: Nigeria recall Sone Aluko for qualifiers

Boko Haram crisis: Nigerian soldiers 'mutiny over weapons'

Ebola crisis: Liberia finds 'missing patients'

Monday, August 18, 2014

Ebola crisis: Liberia confirms West Point patients missing

Maigari reinstated as Nigeria Football Federation president

Ebola crisis: Confusion as patients vanish in Liberia

Creative Arts Emmy Awards honour Uzo Aduba and Sherlock

Your week in pictures

Rwanda disqualified from Africa Nations Cup qualifiers

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Chadian soldiers 'rescue 85 Nigerians from Boko Haram'

Kenya to close borders to travellers from Ebola states

Victor Moses: Chelsea winger joins Stoke on season-long loan

Friday, August 15, 2014

Ebola prevents Lesotho's under-20 from flying to Nigeria

Boko Haram suspected of abducting more than 50 Nigerian villagers

Dungavel detainee in South Lanarkshire tested for Ebola

Ebola crisis 'to take six months to control'

Nigeria takes measures to prevent spread of Ebola virus

Youth Olympics: Ebola measures hit pool and combat sports

Thursday, August 14, 2014

How Nigeria turned Her Majesty's prison into a place of pleasure

Ebola crisis vastly underestimated, says WHO

Ebola crisis: Air travel is low risk, says WHO

Nigeria's revolutionary salute stalls Ebola

Sierra Leone break new ground in Fifa rankings

Ebola outbreak: Guinea declares emergency

Mexico energy reform divides opinion

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Ebola virus claims another victim in Nigeria

Ebola outbreak: Kenya at high risk, warns WHO

Oliseh dismayed by election of Italian FA president

Rwanda express Ebola concerns in Nigeria to Caf

Ebola: Mapping the outbreak

Canada to donate Ebola vaccine to WHO

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Letter from Africa: Acting up over Chibok's girls

Marcos Rojo: Manchester United bid for Argentina defender

Carlo Tavecchio appointment a dark day for football - Oliseh

Africa's young to swell to 1bn by 2050, says Unicef

Joseph Akpala makes permanent switch to Karabukspor

Nigerian Isaac Promise reveals lure of Saudi Arabia

Ebola: Spanish priest infected in Liberia dies

Ebola outbreak: What Uganda can teach West Africa

Premier League 2014-15 season: Club-by-club guide

Monday, August 11, 2014

Liberia to receive Zmapp drug to treat Ebola virus

Boko Haram crisis: Nigeria soldiers' wives protest

Ebola outbreak: Ivory Coast bans flight from three states

Microsoft stays committed to ultra-cheap phones

Indian media: Ebola concerns

China media: Territorial disputes

Sunday, August 10, 2014

West Brom: Captain Chris Brunt signs new three-year contract

Ebola virus: Liberia health system 'overtaxed'

Saturday, August 09, 2014

Who, What, Why: How many people infected with ebola die?

Ebola virus: Guinea shuts Liberia and S Leone borders

Nigeria declares Ebola emergency

Friday, August 08, 2014

Ebola outbreak: Nigeria declares national emergency

How to make cyber scams go pop

WHO: 'Ebola spread can be stopped'

Doubt hangs over US-Africa trade treaty

Ebola: The facts about the virus without the hype

WHO: Ebola 'an international emergency'

Ebola: World Health Organisation statement expected

Thursday, August 07, 2014

When murderers were hanged quickly

Ebola aid cash from UK increased by £3m

Iran as a superpower, and Hungary tilts away from EU

Ebola crisis: Liberia and Sierra Leone blockades go up

Ebola crisis: New York patient tests negative

Barack Obama hails 'new Africa emerging'

Wednesday, August 06, 2014

Liberia declares state of emergency over Ebola virus

Nigeria health minister: 'Ebola is a national emergency'

'Islamist militants' kill 10 in northern Cameroon

Suspected Ebola victim dies in Saudi Arabia

Sammy Ameobi: Newcastle United striker opts to play for Nigeria

Middlesbrough complete Kenneth Omeruo loan deal from Chelsea

Ebola: Global experts begin emergency talks at WHO

US-Africa Summit: How the US and Africa are forging spiritual links

#BBCtrending: The Ebola 'cure' that offers false hope

Tuesday, August 05, 2014

Boko Haram crisis: Nigeria's female bombers strike

Celtic v Legia Warsaw (agg 1-4)

London doctor treating Ebola victims in Sierra Leone

Ebola: BA suspends flights to Liberia and Sierra Leone

Nigeria army accused of atrocities - in 15 seconds

Monday, August 04, 2014

Ebola crisis: World Bank announces $200m emergency fund

Nigeria army committed atrocities, Amnesty says

Second American Ebola patient to head to US

West Brom: Brown Ideye granted work permit to play for club

African leaders gather for US summit

Ebola crisis: Nigeria records second case in Lagos

Lazio will listen to offers for Onazi

Liberia orders Ebola victims' bodies to be cremated

Gary Lineker: Fifa corruption allegations are 'nauseating'

Sunday, August 03, 2014

World War One: Bob Marley's father 'neurotic and incontinent'

US-Africa summit: What does Obama hope to achieve?

Glasgow 2014: Who wins our population-adjusted medal table?

The Commonwealth Games - special because they're unique

Nigeria's Brown Ideye explains visa delay in joining up with WBA

Saturday, August 02, 2014

Quirky stories from Glasgow 2014

Glasgow 2014: Usain Bolt, Nicola Adams and Tom Daley all win gold

Glasgow 2014: England women claim 4x100m relay bronze

Glasgow 2014: England men win 4x400m relay, women take bronze

Glasgow 2014: England's Blake wins powerlifting silver

Glasgow 2014: Sierra Leone cyclist 'not missing'

Friday, August 01, 2014

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Carl Beatson Asiedu death: Reward over child actor's killing

Glasgow 2014: Ebola-fear athletes want longer UK stay

Glasgow 2014: Six home nations boxers guaranteed at least silvers

Nations Cup qualifiers: Six group places up for grabs

Glasgow 2014: Gold medallist Chika Amalaha faces doping ban

Ebola: Commonwealth Games cyclist tested and cleared

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Ebola crisis: Infected aid worker heads to US

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