Yahoo Nigerian News Archive for October 2011

Sunday, October 30, 2011

Nigeria bomb attack targets military patrol

A President Under Pressure - Crises Engulf Subsidy Removal Plans

Between Fitch Rating, Banks and Citizens

Only Shipping Operators Will Benefit From N22 Billion Cabotage Fund - NIMASA

Saturday, October 29, 2011

Nigeria's Siasia sacked after Nations Cup failure

African Cup of Nations - Nigeria sack Siasia

ECOWAS - CNPP Blasts FG for Ceding Post

No Drug Firm Has Who Stamp - NAFDAC DG

Friday, October 28, 2011

Nigeria fires Siasia after African Cup of Nations failure

Nigeria fires Siasia after its African Cup failure

Nigeria part ways with Siasia

Siasia fired as Nigeria coach

Upset by possible Internet control, Nigeria hackers take down anti-corruption agency website

Hackers hit Nigeria anti-fraud agency website

Nigeria's Stanbic 9-mth pre-tax profit up 9 pct

Nation's Oil Export Rises to 2.18MBPD, Up From 2.05MBPD

Nation, Australia Reach Trade Agreement

Nigeria's Diamond Bank swings to 9-mth pre-tax loss

The Nation Still Crawling at 51 - Abidoye

The Inside Story of Petroleum Subsidy Saga

Re - Boko Haram and Chukwumerije's Doctrine

Keshi Will Choose His Assistants - NFF

I Agree With Bizlaw On Foreign Coach

Nigeria warns mobile phone providers on service

Thursday, October 27, 2011

Time for 'Transformative Governance and Job-producing Growth'

Australia, Nigeria explore business ties

Exxon Mobil subsidiary: Contract workers kidnapped off Nigeria’s oil-rich delta coast released

Nigeria's ICC Judge Candidate Campaigns in New York

Nigeria government threatens Airtel, Glo, MTN over poor mobile phone service

Nigeria warns Airtel, Glo, MTN on mobile service

Nigeria government threatens MTN, other mobile phone providers over poor service

Now That the Nation Has Got REDD Alert, What Next?

CBN Recovers 200 Houses From Former Bank Chiefs

World Bank Scores FG Low On MDGs

General Yakubu Gowon - a Patriot @ 77

Doom Looms for Nation

Swan Tasks NSC, NFF On Football Crisis

Makama Retires, Says Population to Hit 200 Million by 2020

JSS Jikwoyi - A Government School With a Difference

Canada Joins Race for Nation's Power Market

FG Launches Australian/Local Trade and Investment Council

Securing the Workplace

Eagles Slump Gives Maigari Headache

Opposition Against Fuel Subsidy Removal Thickens

Olympic Eagles Lose to Academy Team

Ndanusa, Popoola Mourn Falcons Olympic Ouster

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Africa to prosper despite global turmoil: Nigeria

Nigeria floods rise, canoes and cholera return

Floods lap again across Nigeria as governments remain inept, raising risk of cholera, death

As Nigeria floods rise, canoes and cholera return

Nigeria U-20 coach demands pay

SON Impounds Goods Worth Over N50Million in Onitsha

Glass House Must Beg Us - Uchegbulam

NFF Decides Siasia's Fate Friday

Huriwa Tasks FG On Rape

Shareholders Sue CBN Over Nationalised Banks

I Did Not Succumb to Breast Cancer - Uche Ejindu-Baker

Fuel Subsidy Removal - Our Offer - Govt

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Nigeria coach Samson Siasia will not take pay cut in order to keep job

DealBook: Wall St. Giants Seek a Piece of Nigeria's Sovereign Fund

Nigeria to take Siasia decision

Sanusi - FG Spends N638.4 Billion On Agric Imports Annually

Nigerians and Fuel Subsidy Removal

Addressing Housing Deficiency Through Social Housing

SWF - Who Wins, Jonathan or NGF?

The Niger Delta Expects

Partner Connect, 408, 308 Join Peugeot Family

Ecobank Takes Over Oceanic Bank

Ten People Attend Million March in London

Google expanding operations in Nigeria

PCN Commends Powerlifters

Monday, October 24, 2011

Nation Pins Green Revolution Hopes on Cassava

Nigeria arrests 46 oil thieves, seizes ship

9 convicted in Nigeria over illegal oil trade

2 Ghanaians, 7 Nigerians convicted to 90 years in jail over illegal oil trade in Nigeria

Nigeria pins green revolution hopes on cassava

Nigeria's FCMB 9-month pre-tax profit up 62 pct

Nigeria part with Eucharia

Prompt and Accurate Lab Tests Panacea to Misdiagnosis

'Nigeria Sunrise' - Taraba's Child of Necessity?

London 2012 - Wrestling Federation Pledge Gold

Nigeria's Flour Mills to raise 28 bln naira capital

Maputo On My Mind

Goodbye Mr. Speaker!

Market Appreciates By 1.9 Per Cent

'Tourism Cannot Thrive in Nigeria Without Adequate Security'

Fuel Subsidy Removal - Time to 'Occupy' the Nation!

Eagles Will Regret Missing Afcon - Adepoju

Civil Society, Labour to Form New Political Party

'Retain Fuel Subsidy, Postpone the Evil Day'

Maigari - We Will Soon Decide Siasia's Fate

Coaching Excites Egbunike

How Eagles Can Rise Again - Heartland Foreign Coach

Sunday, October 23, 2011

People Are Jealous of Me - Siasia

We Must Step up Commitment Towards Eradicating Polio - Amaechi

PDP Rejects Lagos Council Polls Results

CBN Attempts New Steps to Stabilise Naira

In oil-rich Nigeria, races for local government mirror national problems of corruption

Nigeria union urges probe into journalist's killing

PAN Nigeria Still Not Relenting

Country's Top Movie Producers

Saturday, October 22, 2011

Radical Muslim sect in northeast Nigeria shoots, kills state-run TV cameraman

How Eagles Can Rise Again - Heartland Coach

Nigeria! Do not lose sleep over the Super Eagles’s 2012 Africa Cup of Nations failure

Local Nigeria politics mirror national problems of corruption

In Nigeria, corruption roots in local governments

Obanikoro - Tinubu Plots to Rig LG Polls

Yakubu Gowon - the Statesman At 77

'Restructuring, Power Devolution Are Imperatives'

Oshiomhole Should Democratize Edo LGs -Hon. Iduoriyekemwen

Friday, October 21, 2011

How We Invited Cholera

Nigeria cbank takes new steps to stabilise naira

Nigeria Village Files $1B Suit Against Shell

Nigeria's Sterling Bank 9-mo pre-tax falls 44 pct

Nigeria village files $1B suit against Shell in US

'Nation Not Serious About Mining Sector'

Nigeria village cited by UN for chronic oil-spill damage sues Royal Dutch Shell for $1B in US

DMO Sells N55.67 Billion Bonds

Siasia Owes Himself Moral Obligation of Resigning

Man to Train More Professionals

Bill to Domesticate Treaties On Piracy, Waterways Robbery Underway

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Nigeria's Access Bank grows 9-mo pre-tax profit

Responding to Needs of Vulnerable Children

Official: Sect kills 4 people in 3 separate attacks in Nigeria’s restive northeast

Health, Gender and Education MDGs - Outcomes On Policy Audits

Power - TCN, NSE Want Local Content Laws Implemented

Companies & Markets: Nigeria Gas Markets, 2011

Senator Adamu Hails Gowon at 77

SON Boss Unfazed About Expulsion From Port

Legalise It, He'll Advertise It

Citizens in China Woo Jonathan

U.S. Offers FG U.S.$1.5 Billion for Power Expansion

Chukwu Weeps for Local Football

Enhanced Sorghum Nears Production

Power Carcasses of South East Crucial to the Nation's Growth

Fifa Rankings - Eagles Fall Out of Reckoning

Why Relatives Can't Access Deceased Pensions - Neca

Jabu Hosts Biotechnology Conference

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

US, Nigeria sign $1.5 billion electricity financing deal

Nigeria-Benin anti-piracy patrols ‘successful’

UN: Death toll from Aug. Nigeria HQ blast rises to 24 with death of badly injured staff member

1 more UN worker dies after Aug. Nigeria HQ blast

Gowon Best Military Leader - Maku

Eguavoen Wants Musa, Obi

NSCDC and the Reward for Hardwork

Eagles Planned Mikel Clearout

The Imperative of Nation's Indissolubility

The Injustice in Removing Fuel Subsidy

First Deepwater Battles Sunshine in Final Phase Opener

'70 Million Power Generators Exist in Country'

Chinese yuan's new global challenge to the dollar

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

NFF Opts for Foreign Coach

Intercontinental Becomes Subsidiary of Access Bank

No Terrorism Investigation Against Ofehe in Nigeria

Time to Fight Corruption in Nigeria

Exxon Mobil subsidiary: Contract employee kidnapped from supply ship off Nigeria coast

Gunmen kidnap oil contractor from ship off Nigeria

Influx of 400,000 Refugees From Darfur Would Be a Catastrophe

Monday, October 17, 2011

Arms stolen in armory attack in Nigeria

Nigeria News: Islamic extremists blamed for killing member of parliament

Police: Radical Muslim sect Boko Haram suspected of killing state lawmaker in Nigeria

Nigeria charges seven with kidnap of Mikel Obi's father

Nigeria new car imports up 40 pct ytd: dealers

'Country Not Prepared for Looming Food, Climate Crisis'

Respect Labour Laws, TUC Tells Chinese Counterpart

Tackling Death of Players for National Team (One)

Odemwingie puts Nigeria nightmare behind him

Break-Up Fever Grips Leaders

Nigeria Gas Markets, 2011

Nigeria Oil Markets, 2011

Inflation Rises Despite CBN Rate Hikes

Nation, US to Strengthen Defence Ties

Sunday, October 16, 2011

Presidents of Benin, Nigeria discuss piracy

Nigeria's Access Bank completes Intercon takeover

Nigeria's coast 'threatened by shipwrecks'

Police: Radical Muslim sect kills community official in NE Nigeria, where attacks continue

Radical sect kills community official in Nigeria

Nigeria Travel Warning October 2011

Radical sect kills prison guard in north Nigeria

Blast hits police base in Nigeria’s northeast; 2 charred bodies seen at scene

Blast hits police base in Nigeria's northeast

EFCC, Political Interest and Muddled Trials

Before Country Goes Bankrupt

Harnessing Gains of New Seaports Reforms

Saturday, October 15, 2011

Police: Radical Muslim sect members kill policeman in NE Nigeria, where attacks continue

Radical sect kills policeman in north Nigeria

Friday, October 14, 2011

Popular Nigeria comedian detained at airport as drug suspect; stomach contents to be searched

Police: Radical Muslim sect kills prison guard in northeast Nigeria as attacks continue

Tanker hijacked off Nigeria with 20 crew freed

Nigeria holds drug suspect comic

Management company: Pirates release oil tanker, 20 sailors seized off of Nigeria coast

Popular Nigeria comedian Baba Suwe detained at airport after drug screening

Management company: Pirates release oil tanker, 20 sailors off Nigeria coast

Popular Nigeria comedian detained as drug suspect

Pirates release tanker, sailors seized off Nigeria

Don't Sack Me! Siasia Begs

Multichoice Drags MCSN to Court

Thursday, October 13, 2011

7 released after arrests in Nigeria newspaper raid

7 Nigeria newspaper employees released from custody following raid; 1 threatened with sedition

Siasia wants to keep Nigeria job

Nation's Abstract Pundits

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Police: Nigeria sect kills officer, robs bank

Police raid Nigeria newspaper, arrest 6 journalists over story on presidential influencing

Three face corruption charges in Nigeria

6 Nigeria newspaper reporters arrested over story

20 Eastern European sailors aboard tanker seized off Nigeria’s coast, German owner says

Nigeria hold Ghana in friendly

Police raid Nigeria newspaper, arrest 4 journalists over story on presidential influencing

4 Nigeria newspaper reporters arrested over story

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Ghana, Nigeria draw 0-0 in friendly in England (AP)

Ghana, Nigeria draw 0-0 in friendly in England

Shell Nigeria hopes to resume normal production by November

Nigeria's Odemwingie set for ankle surgery

The Nation is Under a Yoke - Menakaya

SAN and Call for Its Abolition - Leave the Silk Alone!

Pirates Seize Tanker Ship, Crew off Nigeria's Coast

How Citizens' Businesses Are Thriving in Ghana

Tanker ship, crew seized off Nigeria's coast

Monday, October 10, 2011

Nigeria warned it risks revolution if anger unaddressed

Shell adjusts production forecasts in Nigeria

The Choice We Make About Democracy, By Adams Oshiomhole

Issues, Concerns, As Nation Reaches for Another Loan

Sunday, October 09, 2011

Several wounded in bomb attack in northeast Nigeria

Nigeria demand answers over exit

Nigeria coach asked to explain qualifying failure (AP)

Nigeria coach asked to explain qualifying failure

Saturday, October 08, 2011

Nigeria, S.Africa fail to reach Nations Cup (Reuters)

Nigeria, S.Africa fail to reach Nations Cup

Nigeria, S.Africa fail to reach Nations Cup finals (Reuters)

Nigeria, S.Africa fail to reach Nations Cup finals

Nigeria misses out on '12 African Cup of Nations

Nigeria fail to qualify for Africa Cup of Nations

Nigeria 2-2 Guinea: Ibrahim Diallo eliminates the Super Eagles with last minute equalizer (

Nigeria fail to qualify for African Cup of Nations (AP)

Nigeria fail to qualify for African Cup of Nations

Nigeria misses out on 2012 Cup of Nations (AP)

Nigeria misses out on 2012 Cup of Nations

Nigeria crash out of Nations Cup

No Elaborate Independence Celebration Till 2014 - Jonathan

Friday, October 07, 2011

Truck crash kills 10 in north Nigeria, days after 2 other crashes killed 30 in the area

State Needs 35,000 Megawatts By 2020

SIM Registration - NCC to Transfer Data to Identity MGT Commission

State at 51 - Need to Redefine Foreign Policy

Unlocking the Potential in Solid Minerals

Benue ACN Leaders Are Empty - Akwaya

10 die in northern Nigeria truck crash

Nigerian Beauty Queens Still Rocking

Lady Eudora Iwuanyanwu for Burial Today

Independence Celebration Suspended

Profit Taking Halts Market Rally

Thursday, October 06, 2011

Ex-governors arrested in Nigeria

Nigerian ex-governors accused of embezzling $674M

Shoppers help Nigeria police disarm, kill 2 gunmen

Chelsea's Mikel shrugs off Nigeria fine

How Eagles Rode On Guinea's Back to Nations Cup!

A Thought On President Olusegun Obasanjo

Minimum Wage - Governors Must Comply - Ekweremadu

Eagles Fly in Stormy Weather

2012 Olympics - Korean Taekwondo Experts to Train Team Nigeria

Jonathan Is a Giant Killer - Dickson

Boko Haram - Igbo Leaders Call for Restructuring

UN to Discuss Gulf of Guinea Situation

Wednesday, October 05, 2011

Huhuonline Column for October 5, 2011

Palestinian Statehood - Country Mum On Voting Preference

Nigeria midfielder Mikel fined for late arrival (AP)

Nigeria midfielder Mikel fined for late arrival

Oil-rich Nigeria poised to end fuel subsidies

NECA Advocates Urgent Political Reforms

Goliaths, Pharoahs Mar 51st Anniversary

The Nation Still Stuttering At 51

Nigeria fine Mikel for lateness

Govt Opts for Private Sector to Deliver Housing

UN Security Council - FG Unveils Agenda

Entry of Multinationals Hold Good Prospects for Insurance Sector - Ajayi

Tuesday, October 04, 2011

Nigeria celebrates a low-key independence anniversary ceremony amid bombings and sect threats

Guinea: 'All pressure on Nigeria'

Soludo - Country to Face Harsh Economic Times

African viewpoint: Nigeria - an unfinished state

Agric As Revenue Earner - Learning From Malaysian Example

ENI says pipeline sabotaged in Nigeria

The Nation at 51 - What Hope for the Future?

A Nation in Chaos, Rudderless, Says Kaita

The Malignant Wound of a Nation

At 51, How Has Science and Technology Sector Fared?

'Corruption Thrives in Oil Sector'

A Cry for Change - Something for Something

Dismantling Nation Is No Easy Task

President Jonathan and the Nigerian State

Corruption, Bad Leadership Stall Nation's Growth - Survey

This House Has Not Fallen

Pipeline attacked in oil-rich delta

How Does the World See Our Nationals?

Monday, October 03, 2011

Seven arrested over killings in Nigeria village: official

Shell payments linked to Nigeria violence

Police: Radical sect kills 3 in northeast Nigeria

Country Is a Pathetic Story - Uko

11 die in north Nigeria truck crash

Mimiko - a New Paradigm Shift

Pursuit of Transformation - President Jonathan's Burden

Anniversary - Unfulfilled Dreams of Founding Fathers - Zik's Widow, Ofeimun, ACN

1999 Was Our Democratic Independence - Bafarawa

Oshiomhole Drums Support for Jonathan

Nigeria at 51 - the Stars, Glitz of the Entertainment Industry

Jonathan Lacks Capacity to Lead

We Will Fight Boko Haram, Corruption, Says U.S.

Country and UK Exploit Potential to Promote Economic Ties - Tafida

Sunday, October 02, 2011

19 killed in communal clashes in north Nigeria

What the World Says About Country

Governors Have Grown Bigger Than Their Parties! - APGA Leader, Victor Umeh

The Merit of Petroleum Industry Bill

Saturday, October 01, 2011

Witness: Nigeria sect kills 2 at wedding with bomb

Nigeria marks independence, bomb fears

Extra-Judicial Killing By Police Offends Boko Haram - Mamman Yusuf

Joblessness, Bane of Mismanagement - State, the Collapse of Infrastructure

'Senate Will Address Lingering Nationhood Questions'

Our Message for Jonathan, By Gowon, Umar, Oyebode

Our Political System Is Maturing

The Good, the Bad, the Ugly

Nigeria celebrates independence amid bomb fears

Nigeria president vows security on independence day

We Want to See Country Prosper, Grow - Clinton

U.S. - We'll Stand With Country On Security Issues

Friday, September 30, 2011

Let's All Sing 419 Verses of Happy Birthday Nigeria

Iro's odd career path could careen to Nigeria

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