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Indian sailors held by pirates in Nigeria freed

Five Indian sailors kidnapped off Nigeria's oil-rich southern delta and held captive for more than a month have been released by the pirates, a spokesman said on Saturday. The released men were......

Indian kidnapped by gunmen in Nigeria's oil region

Unidentified gunmen have kidnapped an Indian national in Nigeria's restive oil producing Delta region, the police said on Saturday.The man, who works with a home building and property management......

Nigeria: Captors free 2 kidnapped Indians

Two Indians, who were taken hostage at gunpoint in Nigeria's oil-producing Niger Delta, were released after 10 days in captivity, the head of the military in the region said.The two men, abducted......

4 killed in attack on Indian-owned ship in Nigeria

Four persons, including two soldiers, were killed when a ship belonging to an Indian company was attacked by pirates in Nigeria's oil-rich southern delta. The four persons killed, included two......

Hijack drama off Nigerian coast; all Indian sailors safe

All 23 Indian sailors aboard an oil tanker were safe on Wednesday after the Nigerian navy rescued their vessel that was hijacked briefly by pirates off the coast of southern Nigeria. In the third......

Essar eyes Shell's stake in 4 Nigerian oil fields

Ruia's-owned Essar Group is among four consortia in race to buy Royal Dutch Shell Plc's stake in four Nigerian oil fields."At least one Indian group has expressed interest to buy the stakes,"......

Needed: Another OPEC to solve oil crisis

It is always impolite to ask a lady her age. But the oil bull market is certainly no lady, besides which, we know she is about ten years old. Earlier this week, NYMEX crude oil futures, in un-lady......

Gold: The most happening commodity in 2008

After closing out 2007 with an impressive 31.5% gain, spot gold started the new year with a new record high of $861.80 an ounce, surpassing the previous high of $850 recorded on January 21, 1980.......

The swing factor in commodity markets

Every one knows that International politics plays a key role in deciding the 'power centers' among nations and a few know that there exists a relationship between international politics and......

OPEC oil production up by 1 lakh barrel/day

Oil production by the 12 member countries of Oil Producing and Exporting Countries, including Iraq which does not participate in the consortium's output pacts, has increased by 1,00,000 barrel per......

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:  A. Abia Adamawa Akwa Ibom Anambra Bauchi Bayelsa Benue Borno Cross River Delta Ebonyi Edo Ekiti Enugu Gombe Imo Jigawa Kaduna Kano Katsina Kebbi Kogi...... more

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How black is Niger delta?

I always thought Oil means Money then I read Oil on Water. With his 3rd novel published by Penguin in 2011, Nigerian writer Helon Habila has... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=93157
Nigeria election tensions raise spectre …

LAGOS (Reuters) - As Nigeria approaches its most divisive and closely fought election since the end of military rule in 1999, its leaders are... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/nigeria-election-tensions-raise-spectre-break-130734217.html
Bomb razes opposition building in Nigeria's Rivers state, no one hurt-police

10:31pm IST PORT HARCOURT, Nigeria Jan 16 (Reuters) - Unknown assailants threw dynamite at an opposition coalition secretariat in Nigeria's... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2015/01/16/nigeria-election-violence-idINL6N0UV3L220150116
Methane gas release from ocean might have led to AirAsia flight crash, expert speculates

PUDUCHERRY: A professor at Pondicherry University, who is an expert in disaster management, has come up with a theory that sudden release of large... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Methane-gas-release-from-ocean-might-have-led-to-AirAsia-flight-crash-expert-speculates/articleshow/45913234.cms
Boko Haram can be stopped by a Nigeria united against it

A screengrab of a video released by Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram and obtained by AFP shows Abubakar Shekau (C), the leader of the... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/h1BBwb43nhLh5Az70HK9aO/Boko-Haram-can-be-stopped-by-a-Nigeria-united-against-it.html

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