# nigeria - Yesterday’s News
The girls are all missing from a school that was attacked by Boko Haram last week.
# nigeria - Monday 14 April, 2014
President Goodluck Jonathan is on his way to the scene, where a further 124 commuters were injured.
# nigeria - Sunday 23 March, 2014
Police also rescued several severely malnourished people found wandering nearby. It’s reported that others were found alive, shackled inside.
# nigeria - Saturday 22 March, 2014
The teenagers and young women were found in a house that was stormed in the Akute district.
# nigeria - Sunday 16 March, 2014
Around 20 assailants with guns and machetes stormed the villages in central Nigeria, local officials say.
# nigeria - Saturday 15 March, 2014
Witnesses said that only one entrance at the 60,000 capacity Abuja stadium was open as the crush occurred.
# nigeria - Thursday 27 February, 2014
The attack came the day after students were killed at a boardingg school in Yobe state.
# nigeria - Wednesday 26 February, 2014
Islamic militants set fire to a locked dormitory at the school in Nigeria and shot and killed anyone who tried to escape.
# nigeria - Sunday 16 February, 2014
The Tánaiste says Ireland is “completely opposed to discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation”.
# nigeria - Saturday 18 January, 2014
# nigeria - Saturday 16 November, 2013
The partnership deal is worth €3 million over three years.
# nigeria - Monday 11 November, 2013
People in the oil-producing areas of the Niger Delta have suffered thousands of oil spills – which have ruined livelihoods, public health and the environment. Why are they not being listened to? Because oil companies control information about the spills.
# nigeria - Thursday 7 November, 2013
Ken Saro-Wiwa was executed by the Nigerian military 18 years ago.
Shell has said that it firmly rejects the report, and rejects claims that it exaggerated the impact of oil theft and sabotage.
# nigeria - Sunday 3 November, 2013
No sign of it here in Ireland unfortunately…
# nigeria - Thursday 24 October, 2013
The US Navy and the Marine Corps had not yet received orders to intervene.
# nigeria - Friday 11 October, 2013
The find brings the number of lost episodes of the cult sci-fi show down to 97.
# nigeria - Friday 19 July, 2013
It is reported that the man was abducted while travelling into the city after landing at the airport.
# nigeria - Tuesday 9 July, 2013
Plateau United Feeders and Police Machine FC both needed convincing wins to earn promotions to the Nigeria Nationwide League.
# nigeria - Saturday 6 July, 2013
Some pupils were burned alive and others shot dead in the latest school attack blamed on a radical terror group Boko Haram.
# nigeria - Tuesday 18 June, 2013
The tournament underdogs scored once in a heavy defeat to Nigeria last night.
# nigeria - Friday 31 May, 2013
47-year-old Charity Ejoh went missing from Tipperary on 4 February that year.
# nigeria - Monday 22 April, 2013
Mobile phone network coverage in some parts of Borno was crippled last year after an Islamic group burned down a series of telecommunication masts.
# nigeria - Thursday 4 April, 2013
We’ve all lied about our ages… but 12 years, Taribo?
# nigeria - Sunday 31 March, 2013
In his first Easter Sunday message in front of a crowd in St Peter’s Square, Pope Francis prayed for Syria, the Korean peninsula and issued an appeal for hostages held by militants in Nigeria.
Irish people are now spending more on chocolate per head of population than any other country in the world, but what do we know about where the chocolate we eat comes from, asks Jim Clarken.
# nigeria - Tuesday 19 March, 2013
The attack yesterday saw two suicide bombers ram their car into the bus station in Kano, Nigeria’s second largest city.
# nigeria - Sunday 17 February, 2013
A security guard was killed in the attack, police have said.
# nigeria - Sunday 10 February, 2013
NIgeria won the competition for the first time in 19 years this evening.
The Stallions take on Nigeria in tonight’s African Cup of Nations final.
# nigeria - Saturday 9 February, 2013
Oddly, most of them involve goalkeepers.
# nigeria - Sunday 3 February, 2013
Nigeria’s Sunday Mba ran from inside his own half to score the winner in the quarter-final.
# nigeria - Wednesday 31 October, 2012
The first independent evaluation of the international scheme shows promise.
# nigeria - Sunday 28 October, 2012
The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.
# nigeria - Friday 19 October, 2012
The vast majority of people in Ireland remain “white Irish”, who at 3,821,995 people represents 85.8 per cent of the population.
# nigeria - Sunday 14 October, 2012
The attack is thought to be the latest in a long and bloody conflict between Christian and Muslim mobs.
# nigeria - Wednesday 3 October, 2012
Last week in Mubi, Nigeria’s military conducted a high-profile raid targeting an extremist group, killing a senior figure and arresting 156 suspected members.
# nigeria - Sunday 23 September, 2012
The blast comes after a wave of targeted attacks at Catholic churches earlier this year.
# nigeria - Friday 21 September, 2012
The seizure was a result of the controlled delivery of a package, originating in Nigeria, to a residential premises.