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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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Q. Important cities of Nigeria
:  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

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/important-cities-of-nigeria//answers/10040150

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Seven Nigerian ministers quit office to run for governorship

Seven Nigerian ministers quit office Wednesday to pursue political ambitions in their respective states, the government of the West African country... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a497609.html
Boko Haram Dims Hopes of Oil-Fuelled Revival of North Nigeria

File photo of members of Nigerian Islamist militant group Boko Haram. (Agence France-Presse) Lagos: Social and economic development has long been... ...

http://ndtv.com.feedsportal.com/c/33805/f/606697/s/3ee5f5ad/sc/40/l/0L0Sndtv0N0Carticle0Cworld0Cboko0Eharam0Edims0Ehopes0Eof0Eoil0Efuelled0Erevival0Eof0Enorth0Enigeria0E598928/story01.htm
who, what, where?

A file photo of a Chevron Corp. off-shore oil production platform. Global oil firms, including Chevron Corp., are being pressed in the US to... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/F5K1su7eOBPb62h7artRML/Human-rights-who-what-where.html
Arms Meant For Armed Forces, Niger Delta Militants or Boko Haram? Analysis In Numbers

$1m is conservatively N163m. so, $9.3m is N1,514,502,583.61 at today's exchange rate of $1 : N163. It means almost N2 billion cash found its way... ...

http://www.indiavision.com/international/nigerias-9-3m-scandal-arms-meant-armed-forces-niger-delta-militants-boko-haram-analysis-numbers/481061/
UPDATE 2-Doctor dies of Ebola in Nigeria's oil hub Port Harcourt

* Doctor treated contact of Nigeria's first Ebola case * Port Harcourt at centre of Africa's biggest oil industry * Contacts traced in... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/08/28/health-ebola-nigeria-idINL5N0QY2D620140828

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