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Nigeria considers fish import ban
Government wants to boost local industry, but a ban will not be easy to enforce.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2013 11:31 GMT
Shell considers payouts for Nigeria spills
Oil giant holds talks with community in Niger Delta on compensations and clean-ups years after oil spill disasters.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2013 21:52 GMT
Nigeria's MEND claims fatal attack on police
Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta claims it killed four officers, raising fears group has remobilised.
Last updated: 02 Mar 2012 19:10 GMT
Nigeria elections postponed for second time
Vote now scheduled to take place on April 9, electoral commission says, following logistical problems.
Last updated: 03 Apr 2011 18:58 GMT
Deaths in Nigeria rally stampede
Several people trampled as crowds struggle to leave stadium following president's address.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2011 20:33 GMT
Nigeria vows to hunt bomb suspects
President says government will "take all necessary action" to punish people behind blasts in Jos that killed dozens.
Last updated: 26 Dec 2010 06:17 GMT
Gangs clash in southern Nigeria
Police say they will clamp down on criminal gangs after six days of violence.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2007 14:07 GMT
Lebanese oil worker shot in Nigeria
Two Italians are kidnapped in separate incident in oil city of Port Harcourt.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2007 16:18 GMT
US oil executive killed in Nigeria
An executive of US oil service company Baker Hughes has been shot dead in an apparently planned assassination in Nigeria's oil heartland, authorities said.
Last updated: 10 May 2006 19:59 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
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Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
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