Countries: Nigeria

See also: West Africa
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Community Testimony: Nigeria - Gas Flaring

Meet Tina and Ifie from Bayelsa. "The oil you are using comes from our area. it should be making Nigeria rich but if you come to the Niger Delta you cannot see any of that." ...

Regions: Nigeria

Issues: Corporations and human rights, Environment

Witnessed: 2104 times

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Anger over Nigeria amnesty - 29 Sep 09

The Nigerian government has offered amnesty to fighters of the The Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (Mend) group who have long been waging a rebellion in the country's main oil-produci...

Regions: Nigeria

Issues: Corporations and human rights, Corruption, Environment

Witnessed: 2060 times

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Inside Story - Nigeria's sectarian crisis - 29 July 09

How deep is the religious and political friction in the country and what does the future hold for Nigeria? Can there be a secular solution to a sectarian crisis?

Regions: Nigeria

Issues: Armed conflict, Religion, Violence

Witnessed: 2073 times

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Fighting continues to rage in northern Nigeria - 30 Jul 09

A day after the Nigerian president said calm was restored to the north, gun battles broke out again between government forces and Boko Haram fighters seeking sharia across the country. ...

Regions: Nigeria

Issues: Armed conflict, Religion, Violence

Witnessed: 2120 times

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Witnessed: 2193 times

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Dozens Killed in Violence in Northern Nigeria - 27 Jul 09

Deadly clashes have erupted between members of a Muslim group and police officers in the north of Nigeria. ...

Regions: Nigeria

Issues: Armed conflict, Religion, Violence

Witnessed: 1984 times

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Witnessed: 2583 times

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A new government but is Nigeria ungovernable ?

With Richard Cockett (The Economist) and Raufu Mustapha (Oxford University). Moderated by Kaye Whiteman. Location: 13 Norfolk Place, London W2 1QJ ...

Regions: Nigeria

Issues: Armed conflict

Witnessed: 1561 times

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