Yahoo Nigerian News Archive for August 2011

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

The Road to 20-2020 - Putting Citizens On the Job

Nigeria sectarian clash toll rises to 13

Developing Private Equity And Venture Capital

Nigeria president vows more security after U.N. bomb

Siasia in Nigeria rallying call

Monday, August 29, 2011

Nigeria youths kill several Muslims during prayers

In Nigeria capital, fear and soldiers fill streets

Islamist sect claims Nigeria U.N. bombing

Governors Must Pay Minimum Wage - Gebi

UN House Blast - We Are On Top of the Situation - Jonathan

Bombing of UN Building - Death Toll Rises

Can Okagbare, Oke Save the Nation?

Safety of UN headquarters in Nigeria in question after suicide car bombing that killed 23

Sunday, August 28, 2011

In Quotes: World Condemns U.N. Building Bombing in Nigeria

Why Nation Broke With Gaddafi

Safety of UN Nigeria HQ in question after bombing

Odemwingie out of Nigeria squad

UN: No warning on Nigeria car bomb that killed 23

UN blast death toll rises to 23

UN vows terrorism fight after Nigeria bombing

Nigeria's president, U.N. vow to carry on after bombing

Saturday, August 27, 2011

Nigeria vows to fight terrorism

Nigeria leader, UN vow to work on after HQ bombing

Nigeria leader vows to fight terror after UN blast

Death toll in Nigeria UN suicide blast rises to 19

Nigeria pres. vows to fight terror after UN blast

Nigeria president visits site of deadly UN bombing

Nigeria clamps down on security after U.N. bombing

Investigators probe suicide attack on UN in Nigeria

security tight after UN HQ bombing

Friday, August 26, 2011

UN headquarters car bombing in Nigeria kills 18

Nigeria in Nations Cup U-turn

16 killed in bombing on UN building in Nigeria

8 killed in bombing on UN building in Nigeria

7 killed in bombing on UN building in Nigeria

Police: Massive car bomb hits UN building in Nigeria’s capital, tearing down part of site

Car Bomb Hits U.N. Building in Nigeria's Capital

Car bomb strikes UN building in Nigeria's capital

Blast Hits U.N. Building in Nigeria

Explosion hits UN building in Nigeria's capital

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Radical Muslim sect kills 12 in northeast Nigeria

Nigeria corruption body 'failing'

Separatist leader, others arrested in Nigeria

Report: Nigeria's anti-graft agency ineffective

Judicial Rascality

Shell closes Nigeria gas plant over pipeline leak

A Polite Response to General Babangida

Syria - Nigeria Backs Inquiry On Human Rights Violation

Again, U.S. Shows Interest in the Country's Electricity Market

Nigeria's anti-corruption agency failing: HRW

Report: Nigeria's antigraft agency ineffective

How Far Can Okonjo-Iweala Go With Managing Domestic Debt?

Salami - Jonathan Accepts NJC Recommendation, But...

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

UAC Commences Free Weekend Classes

Obasi, Shittu recalled by Nigeria (AP)

Obasi excited by Nigeria recall

Again, U.S. Shows Interest in Electricity Market

We Are Transparent, Thorough at Nimet - Anuforom

Anxiety As Governors Kick Against SWF

Daegu 2011 - Team Nigeria Suffers Setback

Energy Sector - Israeli, Austrian Investors Explore Opportunities

Govt Uncovers Plans to Ship Toxic Goods to Nation

Re - Islamic Banking System

The Population Time Bomb

Okoh - Solid Stance Against Islamising the Country

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

West Africa Rising: Nigeria sends two new satellites into space

Nigeria’s SEC Gets Notices on Planned Acquisitions of 3 Bailed Out Banks

Public Enterprises Have a Role in Economic Devt

Nation Full of Intelligent, Optimistic People - U.S. Ambassador

Nigeria urges Gaddafi to quit

The Grounding of the Flying Eagles!

17 Million Citizens Are in Diaspora -- NGO

Mikel Obi's Father Rescued in Kano

Team Targets Seven Gold Medals in Table Tennis

Monday, August 22, 2011

Father of Chelsea footballer Mikel freed in Nigeria

Sabotage causes Nigeria oil spills, production halt: Shell

Al Qaeda in Nigeria?

SOCCER: Father of Chelsea player Mikel found in Nigeria

Police: Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel's father found in north Nigeria

Father of Chelsea player Mikel found in Nigeria (AP)

Police: Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel’s father found in north Nigeria; kidnappers arrested

Father of Chelsea player Mikel found in Nigeria

Taiwo injury blow for Nigeria

Shell: 6 oil spills 'sabotage' in Nigeria delta

Scandal in the Judiciary - the Story of Two Justices

Salami's Head as Katsina-Alu's Retirement Gift

Obasanjo And Privatisation Mess

Useless 'Miracle First Class' University Degrees

Economy - Motion Without Movement

Goodluck Jonathan - Citizens Are Watching You

Winning the Unemployment War

The Mechanics And Dynamics of Fuel Scarcity in Nigeria (2)

My Regrets, Hopes for Nigeria -IBB

Airtel Donates Buses to Channel Partners

Maigari Assures of Super Eagles Qualification for 2012 Nations Cup

Judiciary in a Classical Show of Shame-How Far Can NJC Go?

Apochi Now MD-CEO of Valucard

Sacked NLC Scribe Writes Union, Demands Reinstatement

Nation Tops Polio Fund Donors Table - Rotary Chief

Economic Diplomacy - a Paradigm Shift in Foreign Policy

The Godfathers At War

Crisis in Judiciary - Jonathan Removes Salami

Sunday, August 21, 2011

Fresh oil spill seen near Shell pipeline in Nigeria’s restive southern oil delta

Preaching prosperity

3 killed in central Nigeria village attack

Nation Launches First Satellite Built by Africans

Four killed in Nigeria ethnic attacks: government official

Fresh spill seen in Nigeria oil delta near unrest

Ghana-Nigeria friendly rearranged

Nigeria oil spill secret brought to light

Friday, August 19, 2011

Nigeria football ransom denied

3 police, 1 civilian killed in Nigeria's northeast

Nigeria launches first satellite built by Africans

Nation Reacts As Admiral Augustus Aikhomu Dies at 72

FG Launches Nigeriasat-1, X in Orbit

Challenges Before Okonjo-Iweala

Messi in squad for Nigeria match

Obj to IBB - You're a Fool At 70, IBB to Obj - You're a Plunderer

Obuh Downplays Pressure

Obasanjo, Abdulsalami, Senate, Anenih, Anyaoku Mourn

Basketball - Nation Begin Quest for Olympics Spot

Nigeria's Uche backs Spain strike

Nigeria July Money Supply Increases 13.3% From Year Earlier, Credit Rises

Admiral Aikhomu is Dead

Babangida, the Man Who Re-Engineered Country

Thursday, August 18, 2011

Nigeria launches security, disaster monitoring satellites

IBB - a Worthy Patriot At 70

Nigeria Launches Two New Satellites

My Mandate, By Communications and Technology Minister

Nation's Highways to Golgotha - Travellers Unending Tales of Despair

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

U.S. general sees Nigeria terror link

Nigeria launches two satellites

Nigeria Naira Slips to 7-Week Low at Sale as Dollar Demand Outpaces Supply

AP Interview: US general sees Nigeria terror link

Nigeria launches 2 new satellites into orbit

Power Sector - FG, U.S. Reaffirm Commitment

The Nation Spends N991 Billion on Rice, Wheat Importation

FG-India Trade Volume Hits U.S.$14.6 Billion

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

6 die as gunmen storm north Nigeria police station

'We Can't Meet Rice Production Target By 2012'

Mr Biggs, a Success Story, Says MD

Proposed Review of Foreign Policy

Okonjo-Iweala Harps On Tighter Fiscal Policy

Reviewing the Country's Foreign Policy

Nigeria Asset Management May Nationalize More Rescued Banks, ThisDay Says

Bank robbers bomb northern Nigeria police station

Monday, August 15, 2011

Chelsea star Obi Mikel's father abducted in Nigeria

Nigeria officials report attacks in restive areas

Nigeria attacks kill 10, spark protest

Agency: Oil reforms could cost Nigeria $3bn a year

Father of Chelsea's Mikel abducted in Nigeria

South African Billionaire Christo Wiese Eyes Nigeria

What Emmy Awards Semi-Final Hosting Means to Country

Police thwart car bomb targeting northeast Nigeria

Issues in Banks' Nationalisation

In Remembrance of Sam Okwaraji

Why PDP Failed in Oyo, by Agboola

FIFA Youth Championship - Flying Eagles Battles for Semi-Final Berth

Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel’s father abducted in Nigeria; no ransom received

Father of Chelsea player Mikel abducted in Nigeria (AP)

Father of Chelsea player Mikel abducted in Nigeria

Ajose Inches Near World Boxing Title

The Maladministration of the Nation

Advantages of the Single Term Project

Grappling With the Bogey of Oil Subsidy

Mikel's father missing in Nigeria

Nigeria bow out of U20 World Cup

Sifax Sends Supporters Club to Colombia

Nationalised Banks - Sanusi's Consuming Instincts to Sanitise Banking System

Ajayi Nominated Into Icann GNSO Council

NFF Backs Flying Eagles for Trophy

Sunday, August 14, 2011

France beat Nigeria 3-2 in extra time

France beats Nigeria 3-2 in extra time (AP)

France beats Nigeria 3-2 in extra time

Court Awards Millions Against Copyright Agency

Nigeria's Olanrewaju Kayode confident of beating France in Under-20 World Cup

Saturday, August 13, 2011

Muslim sect kills cleric in northeast Nigeria

Friday, August 12, 2011

Reviewing Country's Foreign Policy

Recounting NMEC's Many Failures

Proposed Review of Country's Foreign Policy

No Health, No Wealth (2)

BPE Rot - El-Rufai Indicts Obasanjo

Nigeria’s Eurobonds Head for Biggest Weekly Drop on Record as Oil Retreats

Thursday, August 11, 2011

Bad flight? Nigeria plane seized with passengers

Katsina-Alu VS Salami - Salami Guilty - NJC

NIGERIA: Jail threat for polio vaccination refuseniks

Nigeria beat England at U20 Cup

U20: Nigeria knock out England

Nigeria’s Interswitch Plans African Acquisitions With Funding From Helios

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Fraud Has No Nationality- Apology to Nigeria

Nigeria reaches quarterfinals at U20 World Cup (AP)

Nigeria reaches quarterfinals at U20 World Cup

Basketball - The Nation Beat Netherlands in 3-Nation Tourney

Woman killed in clash over sect members

Petroleum Bill Will Boost Local Content Participation in Energy Sector

Storm in Islamic Banking Tea Cup

The Mechanics And Dynamics of Fuel Scarcity (1)

A Single Tenure Not an Elongated Tenure

Ibori - Triumphant in Adversity

Food Imports And the Struggle to Eat

Dead Banks - I'm Not Afraid - Sanusi

Nationalised Banks - Shareholders to Sue CBN, NDIC, Amcon

Tuesday, August 09, 2011

In Nigeria, Selling Men On Birth Control Is An Uphill Battle

Village attack kills 5 in central Nigeria

Trial of Nigeria dictator assistant haunts nation

'No Reconciliation Without Justice'

The Flying Eagles And the Return of Wing Play!

Government is Not Doing Enough to Protect Citizens

Economic Diplomacy And Country's Foreign Policy

Re-Thinking State Creation

What's in 2011 Emmy Awards for Citizens?

'Obasanjo Has a Hand in Nation's Misfortunes'

Monday, August 08, 2011

FG Appoints MDs for Nationalised Banks

Nigeria investigates "al Qaeda" hostage video

As Sanusi's Reforms Raise Dust

Attackers wound 4 policemen in northeast Nigeria

Offshore Investment Can Rise to U.S.$361 Billion by 2012 - Jadesimi

Refineries - More Than a Directive

The Unending NPL Crisis

Ghana-Nigeria tops friendly bill

Shareholders Reject Nationalisation of Three Banks

The Maladministration of Nation

UN Textile PLC Seeks NSE's Approval to Delist

Piloting REDD Safeguards Principles

Ogoja State - the Last Man Standing

Nigeria to Inject $4.5 Billion Into Three Nationalized Banks

Sunday, August 07, 2011

England Will Fall - Flying Eagles

Beyond Al Mustapha's Desperation

Nigeria appoints managers for rescued banks

England to face Nigeria at U-20

U20: Nigeria set up England clash

Saturday, August 06, 2011

Nigeria beats Saudi Arabia 2-0 at U20 World Cup (AP)

Nigeria beats Saudi Arabia 2-0 at U20 World Cup

Government Takes Over Three Rescued Banks

Friday, August 05, 2011

Oil spill impacts on Nigeria studied

Nigeria takes over management of 3 bailed-out banks

Nigeria's government nationalizes 3 banks embroiled in corruption allegations

Nigeria nationalizes 3 banks in corruption probe

Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corp. to Manage 3 Bailed-Out Lenders

Nigeria, Shell under fire after UN details oil devastation

Nigeria's oil cleanup could take 30 years

'How FG Can Get UN Security Council Seat'

Nigeria’s Banking-Stocks Index Heads for a 10-Month Low on Risk Aversion

U.N. reports widespread oil damage in Nigeria delta

Thursday, August 04, 2011

Nigeria oil spills have created ecological disaster, report says

UN: $1 billion cleanup tab in Nigeria oil mess

Nigeria's Richest Pastor Puts Private Jets Up For Sale

U.N. report: Nigeria oil cleanup could take 30 years, cost $1 billion

Nigeria oil pollution may need 'massive clean-up'

Nigeria's Ogoniland needs biggest ever oil clean-up: U.N.

UN: Widespread oil damage found in Nigeria delta

Britain, Italy checking apparent hostage video out of Nigeria

Nigeria forward Uche joins Swiss club Neuchatel (AP)

Nigeria "al Qaeda" hostage video being checked

Nigeria forward Uche joins Swiss club Neuchatel

Between Ambassador Ashiru And the Chinese Embassy

Nigeria hostage "al Qaeda" video being checked

IAS 2011 - Assessing FG's Position in the Global Fight Against AIDS

UK investigates Nigeria al-Qaida kidnap claim

Britain checks Nigeria hostages video

Former Chief Justice Flays Western Nations over Boko Haram

U20: Nigeria cruise past Croatia

This Criminal Neglect of Agricuture

Wednesday, August 03, 2011

Nigeria beats Croatia 5-2 at Under-20 World Cup (AP)

Nigeria beats Croatia 5-2 at Under-20 World Cup

Shell In Nigeria Settlement Talks Ahead Of UN Delta Study

14 travelers killed after Nigeria bus robbery

Group Asks Graft Agency to Seek Damages Against Halliburton, Others

Shell admits Nigeria oil spills

FG to Benefit From China's N750 Billion Investment Fund

Elections 2011 - Embracing an Historic Opportunity

What Country Lost By Abacha's Death

Braithwaite, Agbakoba, Others Seek Constitutional Convention Bill

Tuesday, August 02, 2011

Hundreds of parents refuse polio vaccines

Radical Muslim sect bombs checkpoint in NE Nigeria

Market Opens With 0.37 Percent Rise

Couples With Different HIV/Aids Status Can Leave Normal Lives - John Idoko

Sect bombs a checkpoint in Nigeria's northeast

Between Communications Satellite And Fibre Optic Cable

Reminiscing On Awolowo Leadership Template

England Clears Ameobi, Moses for Eagles

Team Jonathan - the Challenges Ahead

Contractors Handling Ajaokuta Project Have No Knowledge of Steel

Monday, August 01, 2011

I.Coast president thanks Nigeria for support during crisis

The Myth of Achieving the Millennium Goals

Nigeria Naira Heads for Biggest Gain in 3 Weeks on Dollar Sales to Bureaux

CAN President to Sharia Council On Islamic Banking - Keep Your War Drums

Shades of Views Over New CBN's MPR

'An Average Man Cannot Recognise Fake Drugs'

It's a Shame We Had to Recall Okonjo-Iweala - Abdulkadir

Credible Election, Key to the Nation's Greatness -Mimiko

Nigeria trounce Guatemala 5-0

Will Cabotage Work Under President Jonathan?

British Royal Wedding And the Nation's Tradition

Ekeji Explains NSC's Support for Rising Stars Initiative

Sunday, July 31, 2011

Spain, Nigeria confirm role as early favorites in Under-20 World Cup

Spain, Nigeria confirm role as early favorites (AP)

Spain, Nigeria confirm role as early favorites

More of Yahoo Nigerian News

June 2020

May 2020

April 2020

March 2020

February 2020

January 2020

December 2019

November 2019

October 2019

September 2019

August 2019

July 2019

June 2019

May 2019

April 2019

March 2019

February 2019

January 2019

December 2018

November 2018

October 2018

September 2018

August 2018

July 2018

June 2018

May 2018

April 2018

March 2018

February 2018

January 2018

December 2017

November 2017

October 2017

September 2017

August 2017

July 2017

June 2017

May 2017

April 2017

March 2017

February 2017

January 2017

December 2016

November 2016

October 2016

September 2016

August 2016

July 2016

June 2016

May 2016

April 2016

March 2016

February 2016

January 2016

December 2015

November 2015

October 2015

September 2015

August 2015

July 2015

June 2015

May 2015

April 2015

March 2015

February 2015

January 2015

December 2014

November 2014

October 2014

September 2014

August 2014

July 2014

June 2014

May 2014

April 2014

March 2014

February 2014

January 2014

December 2013

November 2013

October 2013

September 2013

August 2013

July 2013

June 2013

May 2013

April 2013

March 2013

February 2013

January 2013

December 2012

November 2012

October 2012

September 2012

August 2012

July 2012

June 2012

May 2012

April 2012

March 2012

February 2012

January 2012

December 2011

November 2011

October 2011

September 2011

August 2011

July 2011

June 2011

May 2011

April 2011

March 2011

February 2011

January 2011

December 2010

November 2010

October 2010

September 2010

August 2010

July 2010

June 2010

May 2010

April 2010

March 2010

February 2010

January 2010

December 2009

November 2009

October 2009

September 2009

August 2009

July 2009

June 2009

May 2009

April 2009

March 2009

February 2009

January 2009

December 2008

November 2008

October 2008

September 2008

August 2008

July 2008

June 2008

May 2008

April 2008

March 2008

February 2008