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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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Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
On the record: Journalism is not a crime
Colleagues of detained Al Jazeera journalists press demands for their release, 100 days after their arrest in Egypt.
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Palestine as an exclusively Jewish issue in the US
Afghanistan's fleeting 'Camelot' moment
Crackdown on journalists: State security vs human rights
Ukraine crisis: What's the UN doing about it?
Overcoming the Arab-Persian divide: Who owns the Gulf?
Remembering referendums: Tatarstan and Crimea
In Pictures: Re-enacting Jesus' crucifixion
Easter celebrations in one Philippine village include re-enacting the events leading up to the death of Jesus.
In Pictures: Indian Jewish tribe heads 'home'
Members from Bnei Menashe tribe, recognised by Israel as descendants of lost tribes, set to reunite with roots.
In Pictures: Palestinians celebrate Easter
Barred from accessing Jerusalem, Palestinian-Christians marked Easter holiday with a joyous parade in Ramallah.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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