Africa: Nigeria

In our print Reference Collection:

Historical Dictionary of Nigeria
DT515.15.F35 2009

 

In our DVD Collection:

Dialogue in Nigeria: Christians and Muslims Creating Their Future
BL2470.N5D53 2010

The Naked Option
HD9577.N52N35 2010

Welcome to Nollywood
PN1993.5.N54W453 2009

 

Websites:

Central Bank of Nigeria
Financial statistics and publications of the Bank.

Country Study: Nigeria
An extensive study published by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress.  The 1992 profile links to an updated more abbreviated profile from 2008.

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Nigeria
Overview of business, history and government of Nigeria.

Human Rights Watch: Nigeria
Amnesty International: Nigeria
Human rights news and reports.

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)
The Commission organizes federal and state elections.  Their website provides documentation on elections and political parties.

National Bureau of Statistics

National Population Commission
Demographic and population reports and data.

Nigeria: African Development Bank
Documents, projects and basic country profile information.

Nigeria and the IMF
Financial news, country reports and working papers from the International Monetary Fund.

Nigeria and the WTO
Tariff data, trade policy documents, dispute case information and statistics from the World Trade Organization.

Nigeria Elections Coalition
Supported by the MacArthur Foundation, this website posts voter information, polling, mapping and analysis of the 2011 elections in Nigeria.

Nigerian Conservation Foundation
The NCF promotes conservation education, advocacy and research.  Their website features news, publications and project descriptions.

The Nigerian Stock Exchange

Permanent Mission of Nigeria to the United Nations

UNEP: Nigeria
UNEP operations in Nigeria focus on an assessment of oil contamination in the Niger Delta region.  Full text of the assessment report is available here for download.

UNFPA Nigeria
The United Nations Population Fund publishes reports on population and family planning issues.

World Bank: Nigeria
The Nigeria country page links to a current country brief, data & statistics, publications and projects.