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Ex-Nigerian governor pleads guilty to graft
James Ibori admits to siphoning about $250m of public funds to UK as poverty ravages his oil-rich state.
Last updated: 01 Mar 2012 17:52 GMT
Ex-Nigerian governor pleads guilty of graft
James Ibori is accused of embezzling $250m of public funds over eight years as head of oil-rich Delta state.
Last updated: 28 Feb 2012 02:59 GMT
Nigerian extradited to UK over $200m 'theft'
Former governor of oil-rich Niger Delta state faces charges of funnelling money stolen from the state to British banks.
Last updated: 15 Apr 2011 21:31 GMT
Nigeria ruling party chairman quits
Vincent Ogbulafor resigns following pressure over corruption charges.
Last updated: 14 May 2010 11:21 GMT
Dubai arrests Nigerian ex-governor
James Ibori accused of laundering millions of dollars in oil-rich Niger Delta.
Last updated: 13 May 2010 18:24 GMT
UK freezes Nigeria financier assets
British authorities block funds and property belonging to presidential ally.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2007 15:58 GMT
Oil rebels free six hostages in Nigeria
Separatist guerrillas in Nigeria have released six of the nine foreign hostages they have been holding, but also warned that they would step up attacks aimed at shutting down the country's oil industry.
Last updated: 01 Mar 2006 20:58 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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