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  Nigeria Football Federation set to discuss BBC SportNigeria Football Federation set to discuss coach vacancyBBC SportThe Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) will meet in Abuja on Thursday to discuss the vacant post of Super Eagles head coach. The contract of Stephen Keshi, who led the country to their third African title in 2013 and the last 16 at the World Cup in ...Elective Congress, Keshi, Top NFF Meeting in AbujaAllAfrica.comLessons from FIFA's suspension of NigeriaDaily SunKeshi Still in LimboVanguard360Nobs.com -The Guardian -Premium Timesall 65 news articles »
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 3:07 am
  Nigeria Seen by McKinsey in World's Top 20 AfricanBrainsNigeria Seen by McKinsey in World's Top 20 Economies by 2030BloombergNigeria has the potential to be one of the world's top 20 economies by 2030 with a consumer base exceeding the current populations of France and Germany, according to McKinsey & Co. Africa's biggest economy may expand about 7.1 percent a year ...Nigeria has the potential to become a major economic force in the coming ...AfricanBrainsNigeria's oil and gas output 'to rise 33 per cent by 2030'Oil Review Africaall 12 news articles »
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 3:04 am
  Nigeria may have no polio cases next year, ReutersNigeria may have no polio cases next year, says Bill GatesReuters"We have got all the challenges up in northern Nigeria, the violence from Boko Haram, and the distraction of an upcoming election," Gates said in a telephone interview, referring to an Islamist rebel group that has in the past targeted vaccination ...and more »
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 12:50 am
  Two Bombs Kill About 75 People in Northern Wall Street JournalTwo Bombs Kill About 75 People in Northern NigeriaWall Street JournalABUJA, Nigeria—Two bombs suspected to be the work of Islamist terrorist group Boko Haram killed about 75 people in northern Nigeria on Wednesday, said the country's government and a witness. The back-to-back explosions appeared to be Boko Haram's ...Twin Nigeria blasts highlight frail securityAljazeera.comNigeria's Kaduna hit by by deadly explosionsBBC NewsSuicide bombs in Nigeria's Kaduna kill 82, ex-leader Buhari targetedReutersall 404 news articles »
Posted on 23 July 2014 | 3:17 pm
  Nigeria Kaduna Bombings: First Bomb Targets International Business TimesNigeria Kaduna Bombings: First Bomb Targets Sheikh Dahiru Bauchi; At Least ...International Business TimesAt least 25 people were killed in Kaduna, Nigeria, on Wednesday after a bomb targeting an Islamic cleric exploded in a busy commercial area, police said. A second explosion in Kaduna's Kawo market killed 50. In the first explosion, the bomb was ...
Posted on 23 July 2014 | 3:12 pm

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  Nigeria ready to renew Keshi contractThe Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) announced on Thursday they are set to begin talks with coach Stephen Keshi over a new contract. Keshi took over as coach in 2011 and his first contract ended after the World Cup in Brazil. He has since been linked with the vacant South Africa post. The 52-year-old led Nigeria to the round of 16 in Brazil after guiding the Super Eagles to a third Africa Cup ...
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 11:05 am
  Nigeria keen to open Keshi talksThe Nigeria Football Federation reveals it wants discussions with Stephen Keshi in the hope of him returning as coach.
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 3:24 am
  Nigeria Seen by McKinsey Among World’s TopNigeria has the potential to be one of the world’s top 20 economies by 2030 with a consumer base exceeding the current populations of France and Germany, according to McKinsey & Co.
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 2:59 am
  Nigeria may have no polio cases next year,By Edmund Blair NAIROBI (Reuters) - Nigeria could cut the number of polio cases to zero next year and be declared free of the disease in 2018 even though a national eradication campaign has had to contend with an insurgency in the north, Bill Gates told Reuters. The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation supports the global initiative to wipe out polio, which includes a campaign in Nigeria, one of ...
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 12:47 am
  Nigeria must boost FX reserves beforeBy Carolyn Cohn and Angeline Ong LONDON (Reuters) - Nigeria's central bank needs to increase its foreign exchange reserves before conditions would be suitable for a rate cut, and a cut is unlikely before presidential elections next year, one of the bank's deputy governors said on Wednesday. Nigeria's central bank on Tuesday kept rates unchanged at 12 percent, a level unchanged for the last two ...
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 12:41 am

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  Nigeria, 3 others join forces to fightNigeria, Cameroun, Chad and Niger Republic are set to speed up the creation of a 2,800-strong regional force to tackle the menace of the Boko Haram sect. Defence ministers from the four countries said they would each contribute 700 troops to the force.
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 9:06 am
  Nigeria to produce powdered eggs soonNigeria would soon join the comity of nations that produces powdered egg if the Poultry Association of Nigeria, PAN, quicken its effort on the project. The association has promised that it would roll out powdered egg into the market, having been ...
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 9:04 am
  Nigeria ready to renew Keshi contractAbuja (AFP) - The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) announced on Thursday they are set to begin talks with coach Stephen Keshi over a new contract. Keshi took over as coach in 2011 and his first contract ended after the World Cup in Brazil. He has since ...
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 7:49 am
  Nigeria Seen by McKinsey in World’s Top 20Nigeria has the potential to be one of the world’s top 20 economies by 2030 with a consumer base exceeding the current populations of France and Germany, according to McKinsey & Co. Africa’s biggest economy may expand about 7.1 percent a year through ...
Posted on 23 July 2014 | 8:57 pm
  Nigeria may have no polio cases next year,The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation supports the global initiative to wipe out polio, which includes a campaign in Nigeria, one of three nations where the crippling virus is still endemic. The other two are Pakistan and Afghanistan. "We have got all the ...
Posted on 23 July 2014 | 7:52 pm
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Nigeria reporters face criminal charges forProsecutors filed criminal charges Tuesday against two journalists at a Nigerian newspaper over a story they published on alleged plans by the nation's presidency to disrupt opposition parties. The charges are a sign of growing government pressure on the media.
Posted on 16 April 2013 | 7:51 am
AP PHOTOS: Nigeria's forgotten railroadTrain horns now sound again across Nigeria's lush south and the encroaching desert of its north, but the history of the nation's 100-year-old railroad still sits rusting away.
Posted on 13 April 2013 | 6:07 am
Violence in central Nigeria villages killsLeaders in two villages in central Nigeria say at least 10 people have been killed in attacks between the Christians and Muslims living there.
Posted on 10 April 2013 | 6:40 am
Paper: Police detain Nigeria reporters overTwo journalists were detained Monday by police after their newspaper published a story about supposed plans by the nation's presidency to disrupt opposition parties and potentially raise the price of subsidized gasoline in the country, the publication said.
Posted on 8 April 2013 | 2:45 pm
Nigeria police: 12 missing after deltaMilitants in Nigeria's oil-rich southern delta ambushed a group of police officers as they sat stranded in a boat in the region's winding creeks, leaving at least 12 "missing" in the most serious attack in months in a region vital to the country's finances, a police spokesman said Saturday.
Posted on 6 April 2013 | 2:21 pm
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