Articles by Nigeria
Saudi Arabia Beheads Woman Convicted Of Sexually Molesting, Murdering Stepdaughter; Indonesia To Execute 6 Drug Smugglers
January 17 2015 9:56 PM
It is not just the Islamic State whose beheading knife is sharp and used often. Saudi Arabia's decapitation knife was put to use on Friday when it beheaded a Burmese woman convicted for sexual abuse and murder of her 7-year-old stepdaughter.
2014 Top 5 Highest Paid NBA Players
December 31 2014 10:47 PM
Here are the top 5 highest-paid NBA players for the 2014-2015 season.
UAE Investment Group Ups Ante, Makes It $120M For Floyd Mayweather Jr. To Fight Manny Pacquiao In Abu Dhabi
December 26 2014 10:34 PM
Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been offered $120M to fight Manny Pacquiao in Abu Dhabi
Ebola Experiment In Africa Shows ‘Promising Results’ As Virus Death Toll Hits 7518
December 23 2014 7:51 PM
A study has revealed that an experimental Ebola vaccine tested right among African nationals had yielded early promising results.
Saudi Oil Minister Slams Conspiracy Theories About Low Oil Prices--Report
December 22 2014 11:30 AM
The drop in the oil prices have led to global market concerns, primarily by the oil producing countries.
Russia Admits It Owns Intercepted Aircraft In Nigeria, But Cargo Of Arms, Military Hardware Came From France
December 09 2014 12:43 AM
Russia admitted ownership of the heavy military transport aircraft that got intercepted in Nigeria over the weekend, but not its cargo.
As U.S. Influence Goes Down, Russia’s Expands; Agrees To Supply Weapons, Arms To Nigeria
December 03 2014 1:11 AM
Russia's sale of arms and weapons is a massive statement of its desire to expand its global influence.
Report Shows Why Global Terrorist Attack Killings Increased By 61% Last Year
November 19 2014 12:46 PM
The Institute for Economics and Peace has discovered that Boko Haram and Islamic State have caused most of the deaths last year.
Ebola Fears, Refusal To Host Claims Morocco’s Appearance At The 2015 Africa Cup
November 13 2014 4:29 AM
Morocco, for fears of spread of Ebola, refused to host the 2015 Africa Cup
Dirk Nowitzki Passes Hakeem Olajuwon In NBA All-Time Scoring List
November 13 2014 12:16 AM
Dirk Nowitzki passed Hakeem Olajuwon in ninth place on the NBA's all-time scoring list.
Ebola Expands in U.S., Now in New York; Dallas Nurse Amber Joy Vinson Declared Virus-Free
October 24 2014 4:11 PM
The two Dallas nurses diagnosed with Ebola are both responding well to medications.
Boko Haram Militants Accused of Kidnapping Dozens More Girls
October 24 2014 10:29 AM
Boko Haram militants have been accused of kidnapping at least 25 girls
Canadian Ebola Drug: Tekmira Firm Starts Limited Manufacturing of Vaccine, Available By December; Shares Up
October 23 2014 4:13 PM
Canadian biopharmaceuticals firm Tekmira has started manufacturing in small numbers its TKM-Ebola drug.
Economic Growth In US And Sub-Saharan Africa Allay 2015 Recession Fears
October 23 2014 2:10 PM
Growth prospects in the developed countries as well as some emerging markets look promising.
Ebola Fears Cause Hysteria In United States And Around The World
October 22 2014 2:42 PM
Fears of Ebola spreading in the United States and in countries with confirmed cases of the virus had caused disruptions in schools, businesses, airlines and travel plans.
WHO Declares Nigeria Ebola-Free, Urges Other Nations To Replicate Success Story
October 21 2014 4:34 PM
Nigeria's been Ebola-free for six weeks now, according to the World Health Organisation.
Ebola Czar In US To Work On Bringing Down Anxiety Levels About The Epidemic : Nigeria Cheers As It Becomes Ebola Free
October 21 2014 2:16 PM
The Obama administration has done the right thing by giving the responsibility of Ebola action plan to a seasoned administrator.
Hope For 200 Abducted Nigerian Schoolgirls Being Released Recede As Boko Haram Violates Ceasefire
October 20 2014 11:56 AM
Violence and violation of ceasefire by Boko Haram makes Nigerian government doubt the release of over 200 abducted schoolgirls.
Ebola Outbreak To Continue Until Effective Vaccine Surfaces; 120,000 Women To Die of Childbirth
October 20 2014 10:05 AM
The Ebola outbreak will continue and the virus will spread unless a vaccine is developed to stop it, a scientist said.
Hoaxes On The Internet Debunked, Ranging From IS Militant Having Sex With Donkey To Child-Brides In Norway
October 13 2014 2:28 PM
There are several Web sites dedicated to debunking Internet hoaxes, while some publications have made it a weekly feature to belie these false stories that, ironically, even become viral even if most of them sound ridiculous.