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# nigeria - Tuesday 23 August, 2011

Most victims of sex trafficking are African, says support group
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Most victims of sex trafficking are African, says support group

Aug 23rd 2011, 8:37 AM 1,288 Views 5 Comments

Ruhama’s annual report shows that the majority of women they help who were trafficked into Ireland and forced into the sex trade are African.

# nigeria - Monday 22 August, 2011

Chelsea star's father found alive by police
# Safe
From The42
# Safe

Chelsea star's father found alive by police

Aug 22nd 2011, 7:51 PM 512 Views 0 Comments

Michael Obi, father of Mikel John Obi, was released by his abductors today.

# nigeria - Thursday 18 August, 2011

Mikel family receive ransom demand
# Cash Only
From The42
# Cash Only

Mikel family receive ransom demand

Aug 18th 2011, 12:52 PM 187 Views 0 Comments

The family of Chelsea midfielder John Mikel Obi have reportedly received a ransom demand for the release of the player’s father.

# nigeria - Monday 15 August, 2011

Mikel John Obi's father victim of kidnapping
# Unexpected
From The42
# Unexpected

Mikel John Obi's father victim of kidnapping

Aug 15th 2011, 2:43 PM 168 Views 0 Comments

It has emerged that the father of Chelsea midfielder Mikel John Obi is being held by kidnappers in his native Nigeria. The footballer has yet to receive a ransom demand.

# nigeria - Saturday 13 August, 2011

# nigeria - Friday 12 August, 2011

# nigeria - Thursday 4 August, 2011

Bus kills 14 in Nigeria after robbers forced them to lie on road
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

Bus kills 14 in Nigeria after robbers forced them to lie on road

Aug 4th 2011, 2:46 PM 759 Views 3 Comments

The passengers, who had been ordered off another vehicle, were run over by the bus which then drove off.

# nigeria - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

Nigerian family deported after long-running legal appeal
# Deportation
# Deportation

Nigerian family deported after long-running legal appeal

Jul 19th 2011, 11:47 AM 8,708 Views 84 Comments

Pamela Izevbekhai and her daughters are deported after six years of appeals. How much has it cost Ireland?

# nigeria - Monday 27 June, 2011

Beer garden bomb attack kills 25 in Nigeria
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

Beer garden bomb attack kills 25 in Nigeria

Jun 27th 2011, 10:05 AM 247 Views 0 Comments

Islamist militants have been blamed for the attack, the latest in a series of deadly bombings.

# nigeria - Monday 30 May, 2011

Nigeria blast kills 15 people hours after inauguration
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

Nigeria blast kills 15 people hours after inauguration

May 30th 2011, 12:37 PM 281 Views 0 Comments

A bomb tore through a military barracks in the north of the country killing 15 people – just hours after the inauguration of President Goodluck Jonathan in Nigeria’s capital of Abuja.

# nigeria - Thursday 12 May, 2011

Meet the man with 107 wives, 185 children and a family of 5,000
# Wives'R'Us
From The Daily Edge
# Wives'R'Us

Meet the man with 107 wives, 185 children and a family of 5,000

May 12th 2011, 5:16 PM 2,397 Views 0 Comments

Bello Maasaba, from Nigeria, has married more than 100 times – although divorce and death have left him with just 86 spouses remaining.

# nigeria - Wednesday 20 April, 2011

50 killed in central Nigerian post-election rioting
Live Apr 20th 2011, 9:06 AM

50 killed in central Nigerian post-election rioting

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
Live Apr 20th 2011, 8:17 AM

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

# nigeria - Tuesday 19 April, 2011

Jonathan appeals for calm after being declared Nigerian winner
Live Apr 19th 2011, 9:07 AM

Jonathan appeals for calm after being declared Nigerian winner

# nigeria - Monday 18 April, 2011

Riots break out in Nigeria over incumbent Goodluck Jonathan's likely election success
Live Apr 18th 2011, 4:47 PM

Riots break out in Nigeria over incumbent Goodluck Jonathan's likely election success

Nigerian international footballer dies in tragic car crash From The42
Live Apr 18th 2011, 1:47 PM

Nigerian international footballer dies in tragic car crash

# nigeria - Sunday 17 April, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday
Live Apr 17th 2011, 7:45 PM

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Good Luck for Jonathan: incumbent set to take Nigerian victory
Live Apr 17th 2011, 5:13 PM

Good Luck for Jonathan: incumbent set to take Nigerian victory

# nigeria - Saturday 16 April, 2011

Nigeria votes in Africa's biggest presidential election
Live Apr 16th 2011, 7:45 AM

Nigeria votes in Africa's biggest presidential election

# nigeria - Saturday 9 April, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday
Live Apr 9th 2011, 7:00 PM

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Voting underway in Nigerian elections amid bombing
Live Apr 9th 2011, 10:03 AM

Voting underway in Nigerian elections amid bombing

# nigeria - Saturday 1 January, 2011

# nigeria - Saturday 25 December, 2010

# nigeria - Friday 10 December, 2010

Pfizer used 'dirty tricks' to avoid Nigerian payout: WikiLeaks cables
# Pfizer
# Pfizer

Pfizer used 'dirty tricks' to avoid Nigerian payout: WikiLeaks cables

Dec 10th 2010, 4:36 PM 598 Views 0 Comments

The cables reveal that the pharmaceutical giant hired private investigators to unearth evidence of corruption on a Nigerian official in order to halt a case about an alleged unauthorized drug trial.

# nigeria - Monday 25 October, 2010

Cholera kills 1,500 - this time in Nigeria
# Cholera
# Cholera

Cholera kills 1,500 - this time in Nigeria

Oct 25th 2010, 3:58 PM 139 Views 0 Comments

As Haiti crosses its fingers that its own outbreak stays away from refugee camps, Nigeria succumbs to an epidemic.

# nigeria - Friday 15 October, 2010

Third Nigerian sprinter fails Commonwealth Games doping test
# Commonwealth Games
From The42
# Commonwealth Games

Third Nigerian sprinter fails Commonwealth Games doping test

Oct 15th 2010, 10:53 AM 410 Views 0 Comments

After 100m ‘winner’ Damola Osayomi and hurdler Samuel Okon, now Folashade Abugan fails a steroid test.

# nigeria - Tuesday 28 September, 2010

Schoolchildren kidnapped by gunman in Nigeria
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

Schoolchildren kidnapped by gunman in Nigeria

Sep 28th 2010, 1:16 PM 101 Views 0 Comments

# nigeria - Friday 24 September, 2010

2 million people displaced by flooding in Nigeria
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

2 million people displaced by flooding in Nigeria

Sep 24th 2010, 9:18 PM 178 Views 0 Comments

Half of the state of Jigawa have been displaced after authorities opened two swollen dams.

# nigeria - Wednesday 22 September, 2010

3 French crewmen kidnapped from ship off Nigerian coast
# Kidnapping
# Kidnapping

3 French crewmen kidnapped from ship off Nigerian coast

Sep 22nd 2010, 5:23 PM 78 Views 0 Comments

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