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03-29 Taylor on flight back to Liberia Nigeria
C. 05-05 Main parties sign Darfur accord Nigeria
3. 10-29 Sultan among crash dead Abuja, Nigeria
4. 12-26 Pipeline explosion kills at least 260 Nigeria

Taylor says Nigeria betrayed him President offers Delta boost  Obasanjo has promised thousands more jobs and a new motorway for the oil-rich region Nigeria settles Paris Club debt  Nigeria is becoming the first African nation to settle with its lenders to clear the way for greater spending Pressure grows for Darfur peace Bomb explodes near refinery Darfur peace talks extended  African Union mediators were extending by 48 hours a deadline for the peace parley's end New deadline for Darfur agreement  The deadline has again been extended for rebel and Sudanese government to sign a deal ending the conflict   Darfur peace pact remains elusive   Talks in Abuja, Nigeria passed another deadline Possible deal brings new hope Map of Abuja Nigeria  The rebel group has tentatively agreed to a deal with the government during talks in Abuja Main parties sign Darfur accord
'War going on' in oilfield Nine dead in attack Foreign workers freed   Deadly bird flu found  A highly pathogenic strain of the H5N1 virus has been found in poultry stocks, the first case of the disease in Africa   Nigeria plans huge bird flu cull  A large-scale cull is being planned at a farm where thousands of chickens have died from bird flu More bird flu in Nigeria alarms WHO   UN urges Nigeria bird flu action  Nigeria must step up its measures to prevent further spread of the deadly virus   Fears bird flu has spread to humans  Nigerian health officials waited anxiously for test results on 2 children feared to be the first Africans infected   16 die in cartoon protests  11 churches were burned as part of the continuing violence over cartoons of Islam's Prophet Mohammed 9 abducted in Niger delta Militants claim oil attack Riots leave many dead Militants fight military   Liberia seeks end to Taylor exile  Liberia has asked Nigeria to extradite former Liberian President Skyscraper crumbles in downpour   War crimes suspect Taylor missing  Liberian warlord and war crimes suspect has disappeared from the haven Nigeria had granted him US warning over missing Taylor   Taylor on flight back to Liberia


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  Former Liberian President was captured while trying to flee his home in exile as he tried to cross into Chad


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  The Sudanese government and the largest rebel group have signed a deal aimed at ending 3 years of conflict
 The deal, brokered by the African Union, calls for the disbandment of rebel forces and the disarmament of the pro-government militia. 2 smaller rebel groupings rejected it
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  Vandals are thought to have caused the explosion on the outskirts of the city of Lagos; all of them were killed
May.16 No third term for President Obasanjo

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Jun.7 Militants attack oil field


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Jul.13 Blasts hit oil pipeline
Jul.19 Building collapse kills 11

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Aug.15 Nigeria 'must halt kidnappings'


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Sep.18 10 generals among 12 killed in plane crash
Sep.30   Dam collapse floods town  40 people are feared dead in northern Nigeria after 500 houses were swept away by the waters near Gusau

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Oct.11 Hostages freed
Oct.21 Rebels free oil hostages Oct.29   Sultan among crash dead Map of Abuja Nigeria
  Boeing 737, with 104 on board, crashed near the Abuja airport shortly after takeoff and burst into flames.    The jetliner was still on fire at the edge of the runway hours after i...


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Nov.2 Nigeria gets new Islamic leader
2 foreigners kidnapped   Trade to top China-Africa summit  More than 40 African heads of state have gathering for a summit with China on trade and investment Nov.22   Kidnapped British oil worker dies in rescue
  Nigerian troops tried to free 7 foreigners abducted from an offshore oil field

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Dec.21   Bomb sparks Shell pullout   The largest oil operator in Nigeria began evacuating expatriate staff dependants from the Niger Delta Dec.26   Pipeline explosion kills at least 260
  A massive explosion and fire ignited as crowds carried away buckets of fuel from a tapped fuel pipeline
 Extreme heat has prevented rescuers from recovering bodie. The fire burned for 12 hours after the blast. Many of the bodies were burnt beyond recognition
  Nigeria mourns pipeline victims  President Obasanjo is 'shocked and saddened' by the vandalisation of an oil pipeline that led to at least 260 deaths





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'War going on' in oilfield Foreign workers freed Militants claim oil attack Militants fight military   War crimes suspect Taylor missing  Liberian warlord and war crimes suspect has disappeared from the haven Nigeria had granted him Darfur peace talks extended  African Union mediators were extending by 48 hours a deadline for the peace parley's end Possible deal brings new hope Map of Abuja Nigeria  The rebel group has tentatively agreed to a deal with the government during talks in Abuja Main parties sign Darfur accord




Nigeria, 2006 War & Army Timeline ... See World War & Army timeline Top ^
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Mar.28
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May.5
  The Sudanese government and the largest rebel group have signed a deal aimed at ending 3 years of conflict
 The deal, brokered by the African Union, calls for the disbandment of rebel forces and the disarmament of the pro-government militia. 2 smaller rebel groupings rejected it
Jun.7 Militants attack oil field Sep.18 10 generals among 12 killed in plane crash



Nigeria, 2006 Disasters Timeline ... See World Disasters timeline Top ^
2006 Feb.8   Deadly bird flu found
  A highly pathogenic strain of the H5N1 virus has been found in poultry stocks, the first case of the disease in Africa Feb.9   Nigeria plans huge bird flu cull  A large-scale cull is being planned at a farm where thousands of chickens have died from bird flu Feb.9 More bird flu in Nigeria alarms WHO Feb.10   UN urges Nigeria bird flu action  Nigeria must step up its measures to prevent further spread of the deadly virus Feb.12   Fears bird flu has spread to humans  Nigerian health officials waited anxiously for test results on 2 children feared to be the first Africans infected Mar.22 Skyscraper crumbles in downpour May.12 Oil pipeline explosion kills up to 200 Map of Lagos%3B Nigeria
  Vandals are thought to have caused the explosion on the outskirts of the city of Lagos; all of them were killed
Jul.19 Building collapse kills 11 Sep.18 10 generals among 12 killed in plane crash Sep.30 Dam collapse floods town
  40 people are feared dead in northern Nigeria after 500 houses were swept away by the waters near Gusau Oct.29 Sultan among crash dead Map of Abuja Nigeria
  Boeing 737, with 104 on board, crashed near the Abuja airport shortly after takeoff and burst into flames.    The jetliner was still on fire at the edge of the runway hours after i...
Dec.26 Pipeline explosion kills at least 260
  A massive explosion and fire ignited as crowds carried away buckets of fuel from a tapped fuel pipeline
 Extreme heat has prevented rescuers from recovering bodie. The fire burned for 12 hours after the blast. Many of the bodies were burnt beyond recognition




Nigeria, 2006 Business Timeline ... See World Business timeline Top ^
2006 Jan.15 'War going on' in oilfield
Jan.24 Nine dead in attack Apr.18 President offers Delta boost  Obasanjo has promised thousands more jobs and a new motorway for the oil-rich region Apr.20 Nigeria settles Paris Club debt  Nigeria is becoming the first African nation to settle with its lenders to clear the way for greater spending Apr.29 Bomb explodes near refinery May.12 Oil pipeline explosion kills up to 200 Map of Lagos%3B Nigeria
  Vandals are thought to have caused the explosion on the outskirts of the city of Lagos; all of them were killed
Jun.7 Militants attack oil field Jul.13 Blasts hit oil pipeline Oct.21 Rebels free oil hostages Nov.2 Trade to top China-Africa summit  More than 40 African heads of state have gathering for a summit with China on trade and investment Nov.22 Kidnapped British oil worker dies in rescue  Nigerian troops tried to free 7 foreigners abducted from an offshore oil field Dec.21 Bomb sparks Shell pullout   The largest oil operator in Nigeria began evacuating expatriate staff dependants from the Niger Delta Dec.26 Pipeline explosion kills at least 260
  A massive explosion and fire ignited as crowds carried away buckets of fuel from a tapped fuel pipeline
 Extreme heat has prevented rescuers from recovering bodie. The fire burned for 12 hours after the blast. Many of the bodies were burnt beyond recognition




Nigeria, 2006 Crime Timeline ... See World Crime timeline Top ^
2006 Jan.24 Nine dead in attack
Feb.18 9 abducted in Niger delta Feb.22 Riots leave many dead Mar.28   War crimes suspect Taylor missing  Liberian warlord and war crimes suspect has disappeared from the haven Nigeria had granted him Apr.29 Bomb explodes near refinery Jul.13 Blasts hit oil pipeline Aug.15 Nigeria 'must halt kidnappings' Oct.11 Hostages freed Oct.21 Rebels free oil hostages Nov.2 2 foreigners kidnapped Nov.22 Kidnapped British oil worker dies in rescue  Nigerian troops tried to free 7 foreigners abducted from an offshore oil field Dec.21 Bomb sparks Shell pullout   The largest oil operator in Nigeria began evacuating expatriate staff dependants from the Niger Delta



Nigeria, 2006 Politics Timeline ... See World Politics timeline Top ^
2006 Feb.18   16 die in cartoon protests  11 churches were burned as part of the continuing violence over cartoons of Islam's Prophet Mohammed Mar.17   Liberia seeks end to Taylor exile  Liberia has asked Nigeria to extradite former Liberian President Mar.28 US warning over missing Taylor
Mar.29   Taylor on flight back to Liberia
  Former Liberian President was captured while trying to flee his home in exile as he tried to cross into Chad
Apr.2 Taylor says Nigeria betrayed him
Apr.18 President offers Delta boost  Obasanjo has promised thousands more jobs and a new motorway for the oil-rich region Apr.29 Pressure grows for Darfur peace Apr.30 Darfur peace talks extended  African Union mediators were extending by 48 hours a deadline for the peace parley's end May.2 New deadline for Darfur agreement  The deadline has again been extended for rebel and Sudanese government to sign a deal ending the conflict May.4   Darfur peace pact remains elusive   Talks in Abuja, Nigeria passed another deadline May.5 Possible deal brings new hope Map of Abuja Nigeria  The rebel group has tentatively agreed to a deal with the government during talks in Abuja May.5 Main parties sign Darfur accord
  The Sudanese government and the largest rebel group have signed a deal aimed at ending 3 years of conflict
 The deal, brokered by the African Union, calls for the disbandment of rebel forces and the disarmament of the pro-government militia. 2 smaller rebel groupings rejected it
May.16 No third term for President Obasanjo
Nov.2 Nigeria gets new Islamic leader Nov.2 Trade to top China-Africa summit  More than 40 African heads of state have gathering for a summit with China on trade and investment Dec.26 Nigeria mourns pipeline victims  President Obasanjo is 'shocked and saddened' by the vandalisation of an oil pipeline that led to at least 260 deaths