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Country Profile: Nigeria
Africa's most populous country has had a chequered history since gaining independence from Britain in 1960.
Last updated: 15 Apr 2011 12:41 GMT
Nigerian opposition fails to agree vote pact
Nigeria's main opposition parties fail in efforts to forge alliance aimed at unseating president Goodluck Jonathan.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2011 17:43 GMT
Vote counting under way in Nigeria
Voters say voting in parliamentary polls went generally well despite initial fears of violence and logistical problems.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2011 22:25 GMT
Nigeria hit by second blast as polls continue
Official says bomb went off near the city of Maiduguri and caused casualties hours after a deadly blast on election eve.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2011 12:09 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
UK banks 'aided Nigeria corruption'
Five leading UK banks failed to adequately check funds they accepted from politicians accused of graft, watchdog says.
Last updated: 11 Oct 2010 09:29 GMT
As more than a dozen African nations mark 50 years of independence, we look at where the continent is headed.
Last updated: 02 Sep 2010 13:03 GMT
Nigeria's leadership crisis
The vice-president has assumed full presidential powers but is the move legal?
Last updated: 17 Feb 2010 11:16 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has doubled since the Oslo Accords were signed 20 years ago.
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Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
The best option to settle the CAR crisis?
Why Was Arafat Killed?
The rise and rise of Islamic music
Is Croatia's 'yes' vote tyranny of the majority?
Jewish suffering, Palestinian suffering
Ukraine: A victim of Euro-Russian divide?
In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
A temporary truce in Thai protests
Tensions ease between police and anti-government demonstrators as country pauses to observe king's birthday.
In Pictures: Troubled paradise of Kashmir
Kashmir's inherent beauty remains undiminished despite years of conflict that has swept the region.
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