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No evidence of terrorist involvement in AirAsia crash

Recordings on the AirAsia flight QZ8501's black box don't show any evidence of terrorist involvement in the crash that killed 162 people last month.

Far from US Gulf, Nigerian thieves mop up oil spills

Using tubes to funnel polluted water into his small boat, Nigerian teenager Daniel Muukor helps to "mop up" the latest oil spill in the Niger Delta.

Former Nigeria militant threatens to abandon amnesty

A former Nigerian rebel leader said on Friday he would abandon an amnesty programme if the government did not quickly provide jobs and development.

Jonathan sworn in after death of president

Nigeria's Acting President Goodluck Jonathan was sworn in as head of state on Thursday following the death of President Umaru Yar'Adua.

Nigerian president dies, acting leader to take over

Nigerian President Umaru Yar'Adua death has paved the way for the most hotly contested succession since the country's return to democracy.

Leaner Nigerian rebel group still threat to oil firms

Nigeria's main militant group has been revitalised by growing frustration over the government's lack of leadership.

Niger Delta amnesty plan hangs in balance

An amnesty programme in Nigeria's oil-producing Niger Delta risks failing if the government does not back up its offer with serious peace talks.

Top Nigerian militant sets demands for amnesty

A top Nigerian militant who has held talks with the government about laying down arms took out a full-page advert on Wednesday detailing demands.

Two key Nigerian rebels in peace talks with govt

Two key militant leaders in Nigeria's Niger Delta have started informal talks with the government, an amnesty committee spokesperson said on Tuesday.

Nigerian rebels claim further attacks on oil pipelines

Nigeria's most prominent militant group said on Wednesday it sabotaged oil pipelines operated by Shell and Agip.

Nigeria rebels attack oil facility, hijack tanker

Nigeria's main militant group said on Monday it had sabotaged a Chevron oil facility and seized a chemical tanker and six crew members.

Nigerian rebels attack oil facility

Nigeria's main militant group has threatened to extend its attacks to offshore oil facilities after sabotaging a Chevron-operated oil pumping station.

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