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Jonathan, Nigeria’s embattled president, has been infuriated and weakened More...
Mass wedding to promote Islamic society in Nigeria (20 Dec 13)
Kano government paid a dowry of $65 for each bride More...
Same-Sex marriage prohibition law in Nigeria (19 Dec 13)
Same-Sex marriage prohibition ratified recommended 14-year jail term for offenders More...
Nigeria oil unions plan January strike to protest privatization (19 Dec 13)
Plan to sell refineries “against the overall national interest and in the interest of a few” More...
Nigerian hunger striker removed from UK (19 Dec 13)
Failed asylum seeker, on hunger strike for around 100 days, was removed from Britain More...
Nigeria president loses parliament majority (19 Dec 13)
37 lawmakers bolted his party for a new opposition coalition More...
22 killed in vehicle fire (19 Dec 13)
The vehicle, an old model Ford, was carrying 34 people and bags of foodstuffs More...
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An emerging threat? Piracy And the Gulf Of Guinea
West Africa has seen a steady growth in pirate attacks in recent years, with reported incidents of piracy increasing 42 percent in 2011.
Nigeria: A Retailer's Market
Lured by its clear potential – a large population, positive macro-economic growth and a strong appetite for consumer goods – chains both foreign and local are dramatically expanding their domestic retail footprint.
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People Demand Protection From Their Police
The Boko Haram violence (which has left over 1,600 dead in the last three years) has caused a national uproar over the general lack of law and order throughout the country and the continuing government corruption that is at the core of all that is wrong in the country
the Militias Are Massing
The army is providing equipment and advice to churches and mosques to assist in defeating terror attacks. Off the coast of the Niger River Delta, attacks on service boats (for offshore wells) are increasingly common. But the menace of Boko Haram continues to be the main focus for all Nigerians and observers.
Please Don't Fight back
The U.S. has offered Nigeria assistance in going after drug smuggling and distribution gangs. Nigeria has accepted, in part because al Qaeda, and possibly Boko Haram, have become allies of the drug gangs. This was not done because the Islamic radicals approve of drugs (they don't, officially) but because it’s a quick way to obtain lots of cash to finance terrorist
War on Christians Escalates
Boko Haram related violence has left over 700 dead so far this year. Boko Haram keeps warning Christians to either convert to Islam or die. Moslem and Christian leaders are giving more speeches about avoiding religious warfare. The Christians in the south have restrained themselves and not retaliated (much) against their Moslem minority. But in the north???