Latest Nigeria Stories

2013-06-06 23:44:07

Dr. Jide Familoni gives a first hand account on assimilation into American society, battling to integrate his native Yoruba traditions with western religions, while navigating and trying to understand the very American minefield of work, relationships, divorce, success, status and social expectations. The novel offers deep insight into the larger context of the immigrant experience in the U.S. ALEXANDRIA, VA (PRWEB) June 05, 2013 As the United States struggles to implement immigration...

2013-06-02 23:16:41

Clean Water Systems & Stores Inc. has expanded its sales and distribution in Nigeria and appointed new distributor for Nigeria and neighboring regions. (PRWEB) June 01, 2013 In Nigeria, the demand for automatic iron filtration systems is expanding along with the large number of wells being drilled. Iron in well water is a common occurrence in Nigeria. As the Nigerian economy expands and more wells are being drilled, the demand for advanced iron filtration systems continues to grow....

2013-05-29 23:26:34

TopBookings Travel Club has partnered with YooFlyForFree Airlines to introduce the new and revolutionary concept of a membership airline where no one can purchase a ticket. The members of YooFlyForFree Airline pay a simple annual or monthly membership fee for the specific route they wish to fly and may fly as many times they wish within the membership period without having to purchase a ticket. Lagos, Nigeria (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 “This concept will revolutionize the travel and air...

2013-05-24 23:28:03

Friendite.com displays a new site design with advanced features. Awka (PRWEB) May 23, 2013 A revamped version of Friendite.com is now live. Friendite has refreshed its online presence through a brand new website with advanced features. “At Friendite, we are committed to making a difference and making our website users happy,” described Emmanuel Okeke, CEO of Friendite. New features of the website include: Compatibility across multiple devices from smart phones to...

Latest Nigeria Reference Libraries

2008-10-18 12:24:29

The Gray-backed Fiscal (Lanius excubitoroides) is a species of bird found in Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mali, Mauritania, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda. Its natural habitats are dry savanna and subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland.

2008-05-02 01:14:12

The Pennant-winged Nightjar (Macrodipteryx vexillaria), is an intra African migrant that occurs from Nigeria to northern South Africa. Their preferred habitat south of the equator is plateau woodlands, especially Miombo, where they are partial to stony or boulder-strewn hillsides. They are observed as bi-annual and social passage migrants along the Kenyan Rift Valley and Lake Victoria regions, and spend the non-breeding season in subtropical savanna from Nigeria to Sudan. The male has a...

2008-05-01 00:06:09

The Reedfish (Erpetoichthys calabaricus), also known as the ropefish or snakefish is a species of freshwater fish in the bichir family and order. It is the only member of the genus Erpetoichthys. It is native to West Africa, with its natural habitat stretching from Nigeria to the Congo. The Reedfish has a maximum total length of 36 inches. It lives in slow-moving, brackish, warm water, and it can breathe air using a modified swimbladder which it uses like a pair of lungs. This organ means...

2007-10-22 16:03:24

The Bioko Allen's Bushbaby (Galago alleni) , also known as Bioko Allen's Galago, or Bioko Allen's Squirrel Galago is a species of primate in the Galagidae family. It is found in Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, and Nigeria. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests.

2007-01-02 10:22:49

The mantled guereza (Colobus guereza), also known simply as the guereza or the abyssinian black-and-white colobus, is a colobus monkey. It is a kind of Old World monkey. It is native to much of west central and east Africa, including Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria, Ethiopia, Tanzania, and Chad. This black-and-white colobus species grows to about 18 to 28 inches, with a 20 to 35 inch tail. It weighs 12 to 32 pounds. It has no cheek pouches, and, like most colobi, the thumb is nearly...

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Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.