Yahoo Nigerian News Archive for August 2012

Thursday, August 30, 2012

Nigeria Introduces New Currencies

Nigeria secret police personal details leaked

Nigeria secret police personal data leaked onto the Internet; Islamist sect makes threat

AP Exclusive: Nigeria secret police details leaked

Nigeria beats Mexico to advance at U20 World Cup

Nigeria edge into semis past brave Mexico

Flour Mills to invest $600 mln on Nigeria

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Nigeria battles a worsening malnutrition crisis

Nigeria power minister says he quit to save integrity

Nigeria Loses $400 Billion to Oil Thieves - Ezekwesili

Domino's Pizza Opens First Store in Nigeria

Nigeria's power minister quits

Even With Local Refineries, Subsidy Will Persist - Marketers

U.S. Hails Nigeria As Africa's Pride of Economic Devt

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Nigeria power minister resigns before privatisation

Nigeria power minister resigns before privatization

Baby killed in army shootout in northeast Nigeria

Nigeria to start $1B sovereign wealth fund

Nigeria picks team to invest its oil money

Obama Declares Nigeria World's Next Economic Giant

Obama Declares Nigeria As World's Next Major Economic Giant

Monday, August 27, 2012

Nigeria seeks to learn Boko Haram issues

Navy frees 28 kidnapped oil workers in Nigeria

Nigeria's First Bank asks shareholders to approve restructure

One Year After UN Bombing - My Story

Bakassi - Green Tree Agreement, Not Yet Legal - Senate

Nigeria, UN Officials Remember Victims of 2011 UN Bomb Attack

Sunday, August 26, 2012

Nigeria in back-channel talks with Islamists: official

Nigeria navy frees 28 kidnapped oil workers

Flooding kills 10 in northeast Nigeria

Nigeria in talks with Islamists via "back channels"

Nigeria military rescues 27 kidnapped oil workers

Obi Mikel, Odemwingie get cold shoulder from Nigeria

Saturday, August 25, 2012

Obi Mikel, Odemwingie Get Cold Shoulder From Nigeria

Soccer-Obi Mikel, Odemwingie get cold shoulder from Nigeria

Nigeria omit Mikel and Odemwingie

Nigeria again snub Chelsea ace Mikel

Irish worker shot dead in eastern Nigeria

State Police - the Unending Debate

Nigeria eyes new Eurobond worth up to $1 bln

UN House Bombing - One Year After

Friday, August 24, 2012

Flooding kills 11, displaces hundreds in northern Nigeria

New bank notes symptom of old woes in Nigeria

Nigeria yields fall, foreign demand pushes naira up

Nigeria tightens rules for oil product importers

Nigeria fuel union calls off strike over subsidy

New Price Regime for Flour-Based Products?

Thursday, August 23, 2012

Looking at the Tangled Roots of Violence in Northern Nigeria

Nigeria oil exports for October rise towards 2 mln bpd

Nigeria Islamists rule out peace talks, threaten media

Nigeria Cash-Less Lagos Initiative Spurs Orders for VeriFone Solutions

Lens Blog: Benedicte Kurzen's Photos of Conflict in Restive Nigeria

Four oil workers kidnapped off Nigeria freed

Nigeria's Former Oil Bandits Now Collect Government Cash

4 foreign oil and gas workers abducted off Nigeria coast freed

Oil and gas company: 4 foreign workers kidnapped off Nigeria coast freed, in good health

4 foreign workers abducted off Nigeria coast freed

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Nigeria governors form panel to tackle northern crisis

Police raid bomb factories in central Nigeria state

Fuel shortages in Nigeria as union attacks subsidy halt

Nigeria Governors Debate Creation of Local Police

Fuel shortages as Nigeria union plans subsidy strike

Nigeria hit by threat of fresh fuel strike

Nigeria to pursue Boko Haram financiers

Strike - FG, NUPENG Meeting Deadlocked

NUPENG Anti-Nigerians, Says Okonjo-Iweala

Arresting the Rot At PHCN

2015 - Atiku Yet to Decide

Heritage Oil to fund Nigeria deal by Kurdistan block sale

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Group accuses Agip of being politically subversive

Exxon Nigeria unit says begins oil spill clean-up

RVPL Enters Material Definitive Agreement With Nigeria Government for 10-Year ECCO2 Project

Heritage Oil to fund Nigeria deal by Kurdistan block

NUPENG Strike Threat - FG Moves to Avert Nationwide Fuel Strike

Oil Workers' Strike Goes National Tomorrow

Juanita During Goes Home Tomorrow

Monday, August 20, 2012

Shell paid Nigeria millions to guard oil facilities: group

Nigeria orders sports overhaul after Olympic failure

Nigeria took 40 pct of Shell security spend in late 2000s: NGO

Nigeria took 40 pct of Shell security spend in late 2000s-NGO

Nigeria gunmen attack school, church and police station

Muslims Celebrate Eid-El-Fitr Amid Tight Security

Sunday, August 19, 2012

Nigeria launches a fresh bid to overhaul oil industry

PDP, Govs, Lawmakers, Can Preach Peaceful Co-Existence

Saturday, August 18, 2012

Nigeria's government signals talks with Islamists

London Olympics - When Luck Deserted Team Nigeria

Friday, August 17, 2012

Nigeria to overhaul sports program

Nigeria tightens security for Eid, US issues warning

Nigeria investigates 21 firms for fuel subsidy fraud

Nigeria to expand natural gas production

Shell Nigeria says leak contained, locals report oil slick

Nigeria’s Hunger Games: Corrupt Government To Invest In Olympic Training Program

'Impeachment Threat Aimed At Making Jonathan Accountable'

Nigeria inflation unexpectedly eases in July

Thursday, August 16, 2012

Shell shuts oil station in Nigeria, activists report spill

Nigeria's Inclusion in JPMorgan Bond Index To Spur Capital Inflows

Nigeria seeks $3 billion from Chevron

Nigeria to overhaul sports set-up

20 suspected militants killed in Nigeria

Nigeria set to be included in JP Morgan government bond index

Nigeria revenue up 8 pct in July on higher oil sales

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Nigeria Eid festival cancelled

Nigeria cancels famous festival

Centuries-old Eid festival cancelled in Nigeria

Nigeria Flooding Kills at Least 33

US oil major detects oil spill off Nigeria

Flooding kills at least 33 in Nigeria

Exxon unit investigates oil spill near Nigeria facility

Why FG Resists Terrorist Label for Boko Haram - Ambassador

Demand for State Police Can Break Up Nigeria, Says Panel

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Nigeria Deports 100 Foreigners

Central Nigeria floods kill 33

33 die in Nigeria floods, thousands homeless

33 Die in Nigeria Floods, Thousands Homeless

Nigeria Agency Wants Chevron to Pay $3 Billion for Fire

U.S. Highlights Importance, Challenges of Partnership With Nigeria

Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Outlook in Nigeria to 2016 - Production Analysis, Forecasts and Details of ...

Dragons' Den star to help Nigeria

Flooding in central Nigeria kills at least 28

Beyond Team Nigeria's Shambolic Performance

Airline Merger Will Kill Competition - George

Monday, August 13, 2012

Oil spill detected near Exxon operations in Nigeria

Where being openly gay comes at a steep price

Sect: Nigeria forces killed civilians, not fighters

Bakassi Declaration - Civil Rights Groups Want Govt to Dialogue With People

Implant Sciences Announces New Sales to Nigeria for Aviation Security

Why My Trip to Nigeria Was Brief - Clinton

UBA Appoints Two Female Board Members

Sunday, August 12, 2012

Nigeria army 'kills 20 Islamists'

Our Olympics Odyssey, By Bolaji Abdullahi

London 2012 - Chukwumerije Out of Taekwondo

Drums of Secession Sound From Niger Delta - Yakassai, Others Challenge Jonathan

Nigeria - a Nation Charred By Insurgency

How to Resolve the Boko Haram Insurgency - Ambassador Jonnie Carson

Nesiama Proposes Athletics Project Rio 2016

Nation Zooms Into 4x400 Metres Final

Attracting Investors - the Aviation Road Show

Saturday, August 11, 2012

Nigeria security forces raid bomb factory in Kano

Ogoni Land - When Political Autonomy Beckons

Nigeria H1 car imports up 15 pct, credit recovers

Friday, August 10, 2012

Clinton strikes upbeat tone in Nigeria

Clinton: Reforms needed in Nigeria

Southern Africa: Nigeria Remains Attractive for Investors but,...says World Bank Chief

Clinton aide: Nigeria military alone can't beat Islamists

Nigeria ratings agency upgrades banks on stable outlook

Security Tops Agenda At Clinton-Jonathan Meeting

Without Restructuring, Nigeria Faces Implosion - Uko

Insecurity - Take Tough Decisions, Clinton Tells Jonathan

Thursday, August 09, 2012

U.S. offers help to Nigeria to fight terror group

Nigeria military alone cannot beat Islamists - Clinton

Clinton: Nigeria military alone cannot beat Islamists

Clinton in Nigeria to talk to leaders about fighting terrorism, corruption

Clinton Pushes Nigeria on Terrorism, Corruption

Nigeria auctions $1.1 bln in T-bills, tightens liquidity

Clinton pushes Nigeria on terrorism, corruption

Nigeria's Boko Haram now political issue

Nigeria 3-yr bond yield, naira up on liquidity shortage

Nigeria police abusing civilians after massacre

Clinton in Nigeria as Islamist attacks worsen

Clinton set for key Nigeria talks

Nigeria's cabinet agrees $30.8 bln 2013 budget plan

Wednesday, August 08, 2012

Mosque attack follows church shootings

Nigeria overnight rate hits 2-year high at 35 pct

Clinton 'must urge Nigeria to address violence'

Nigeria city under curfew after 23 die in violence

Nigeria curfew after church raid

Tuesday, August 07, 2012

Letter to Secretary Clinton On Her Forthcoming Trip to Nigeria

Nigeria church Bible study shooting leaves 19 dead

Nigeria church attack kills 16

19 killed at central Nigeria church Bible study

Military:' killed at central Nigeria church

Church attack kills 16 in Nigeria

Nigeria’s Amcon Picks Citigroup, RenCap to Advise on Banks

Gunmen kill 16 in central Nigeria church attack

Military: 19 killed at central Nigeria church

Nigeria's AMCON asks Citi to advise on bank sell-off

Military: Gunmen attack central Nigeria church, kill 19 and wound others in assault

19 Killed at Central Nigeria Church

Nigeria church attack kills 19

Nigeria school offers hope for young women

Monday, August 06, 2012

A modern, wired university grows in Nigeria

Nigeria's oil law is test for Jonathan presidency

Between President Jonathan and Pastor Bakare

Suicide bombers strike in Nigeria

Sunday, August 05, 2012

Nigeria's Oil Still Poisons Drinking Water 1 Year After Industry Pledges Clean-Up

Nigeria intensifies hunt for kidnapped foreigners

Car suicide bomber kills 8 in northeast Nigeria

Car suicide bomber kills 8 in besieged northeast Nigeria city

Suicide bomb attack on Nigeria checkpoint kills eight

INSIGHT: A year on, Nigeria's oil still poisons Ogoniland

Nigeria suicide blast 'kills 5 in Damaturu'

Nigeria intensifies search for kidnapped foreigners

Insight: A year on, Nigeria's oil still poisons Ogoniland

The Obasanjo/Babangida Compromise

Jamaica/Nigeria to resume oil talks

Saturday, August 04, 2012

Nigeria sect leader slams Obama over 'terrorist' label

Nigeria sect leader criticises Obama over terrorist label

Argentina men beat Nigeria 93-79 in Olympic hoops

Nigeria fights for basketball life against Argentina 080412

Gunmen kidnap four foreigners off Nigeria

Pirates attack ship off Nigeria, kidnap 4 foreigners

Pirates attack ship off Nigeria, kidnap four foreigners

Stakeholders Worry Over Branson's Comment On Nigeria

For Nigeria's Basketball Fans, U.S. Blowout Can't Dampen Spirits

Deadly attack off Nigeria coast

For #TeamUSA and Krzyzewski After the Nigeria Debacle: Six Great Examples of International Sportsmanship

Friday, August 03, 2012

Nigeria religious leader survives attack

Nigeria interbank rates jump as tightens liquidity

U.S. basketball team routs Nigeria, 156-73, at London Olympics

Any problem with USA beating Nigeria by 83?

US crush Nigeria in record-setting spree

Nigeria's First Bank given go-ahead to restructure

PBT: Ease up on Nigeria? Coach K says USA did

London Olympics: Men's Basketball, USA v Nigeria (photo essay)

Thursday, August 02, 2012

Basketball: U.S. crush Nigeria in record-setting spree

US men beat Nigeria 156-73 in Olympic basketball

Investigations of Shell's Nigeria spills a 'fiasco': Amnesty

Nigeria's Dangote Cement H1 profit rises 23 pct

US won't have problem with Nigeria

Falling Oil Price, Threat to Nigerian Economy - Sanusi

Big Problems But a Big Future

Nigeria and South Africa - Rivalries, Rows and Reconciliations

U.S. - Nigeria Not Doing Enough to Check Terrorism

Wednesday, August 01, 2012

Nigeria-India Trade Crosses US$17 Billion

Nigeria stock index closes near one-year high

Nigeria's Dangote Sugar nearly doubles H1 profit

2011 U.S. Terrorism Report: Nigeria

Falling oil price a concern for

Flour Mills of Nigeria seeks approval to buy rival

Nigeria Islamists killed at Chad border: military

Boko Haram claims suicide blasts at Nigeria police stations

Nigeria Access Bank wins $1 billion case against ex-chief

Nigeria Access Bank wins $1 bln case against ex-chief

Nigeria's precarious oil amnesty

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