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2014-06-25 12:35:26

LONDON, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Online Gaming Market 2014http://www.reportbuyer.com/leisure_media/gambling/global_online_gaming_report.html 1.) Online gaming increases worldwide, with trends toward social and mobile gamesA new publication by Hamburg-based secondary research organization yStats.com, "Global Online Gaming Market 2014", reports that trends show that gamers are moving away from consoles and...

2014-06-23 16:24:47

ADO EKITI, Nigeria, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Collaboration aims to enhance visibility and impact of Nigeria in global scientific community Elsevier [http://www.elsevier.com ], a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced it has signed a licence agreement with the Nigerian Government providing continued access to ScienceDirect [http://www.elsevier.com/online-tools/sciencedirect ], Elsevier's...

2014-06-21 23:03:56

TelephoneNigeria.com announces price drops for calling plans to Nigeria: 500 minutes for only $15.99/month. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) June 21, 2014 When it comes to calling rates, the lower, the better! That’s why TelephoneNigeria.com decreased the rates of Nigeria 500 and Nigeria 1000, two monthly plans designed to help Nigerians living abroad keep a close relationship with family and friends back home. Because calling is simply easier and faster than traveling 6600 miles. Nigeria 500...

2014-06-20 23:02:10

ReportsnReports.com adds “Africa - Internet and Fixed Broadband Market” report to its research store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 A number of new international submarine cable links connecting nations on Africa’s east and west coast have considerably improved internet access to the continent. Terrestrial links have enabled land-locked countries to benefit from this connectivity by dramatically reducing the cost of services for telcos and customers alike. The new WASACE...

2014-06-19 00:21:02

71% of People Think That the Government is Responsible for Helping to Find a Cure or Way to Prevent Alzheimer's Disease CHICAGO, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Alzheimer's is a fatal, progressive disease impacting at least 44 million people worldwide yet it is widely misunderstood. According to an Alzheimer's Association(®) 12-country survey, 59 percent of people surveyed incorrectly believe that Alzheimer's disease is a typical part of aging and 40 percent of people believe that...

2014-06-12 23:01:01

Ticket Down has rolled back pricing on all 2014 World Cup tickets at all participating venues in Brazil. The teams which have earned a spot at the 2014 World Cup include: Brazil, Spain, Croatia, Mexico, Cameroon, Spain, Netherlands, Chile, Australia, Colombia, Greece, Uruguay, Costa Rica, England, Italy, Ivory Coast, Japan, Switzerland, Ecuador, France, Honduras, Argentina, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Germany, Portugal, Iran, Nigeria, Ghana, United States, Belgium, Algeria, Brazil, Russia, South...

2014-06-05 16:26:14

HE Toyin Saraki, Founder of Wellbeing Foundation Africa, Emphasizes Value of Partnerships in Promoting World Health NEW YORK, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Her Excellency Toyin Saraki, former First Lady of Kwara State, Nigeria, and Founder-President of Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WFA) this week undertook her role as the inaugural Global Goodwill Ambassador of the International Conference of Midwives (ICM) by emphasizing the importance of partnerships in advocating for maternal,...

2014-06-05 12:35:37

4G LTE Partnership to provide cost-effective broadband across Nigerian cities ITASCA, Ill., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AG Placid announces plans to deploy 4G LTE cost-effective Internet Access using Tazca Connects LTE-as-a-Service in Nigeria for their Metropolitan Wireless Network in Calabar, Gombe and Lafia expanding Broadband Access to businesses, government, hospitals, schools and individuals. AG Placid's CEO, Beshel Ikwen stated that, "Tazca Connects LTE offering, backed by...

2014-06-03 12:21:54

LONDON, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:The Homeland Security Market 2013-2023 : Aviation, Mass Transit, Maritime, Infrastructure, Cyber, CBRN, Border, CTI & Public Safetyhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/countries/north_america/usa/homeland_security_market_2013_2023_aviation_mass_transit_maritime_infrastructure_cyber_cbrn_border_cti_public_safety.html Report DetailsVisiongain's landmark 553 page report The Homeland Security...

2014-05-31 23:06:38

Ticket Down has slashed ticket prices on all 2014 World Cup matches. The lucky teams who will be participating in this historic event are: Brazil, Spain, Croatia, Mexico, Cameroon, Spain, Netherlands, Chile, Australia, Colombia, Greece, Uruguay, Costa Rica, England, Italy, Ivory Coast, Japan, Switzerland, Ecuador, France, Honduras, Argentina, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Germany, Portugal, Iran, Nigeria, Ghana, United States, Belgium, Algeria, Brazil, Russia, South Korea, Australia and the...

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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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.