Ebola checks at Savannah port

...when the Coast Guard met a ship that most recently docked in Nigeria and was bound for Savannah on Thursday morning to perform a...that's 23 days after the last reported case of Ebola in Nigeria.It's established regulation that large foreign vessels...

FIFA suspends Nigeria from international play

RIO DE JANEIRO - FIFA has suspended Nigeria from international competition after football...15 deadline to resolve the problem, or Nigeria faces exclusion from the Under-20 Women's...Cup that starts in August in Canada.Nigeria's government ousted the football federation...

Nigeria team has extra motivation after bombing

...attack against a World Cup viewing site in Nigeria, the country's national team is more...team's coordinator, appealed for calm in Nigeria and said the team remained focused on...Saturday."Football is like a religion in Nigeria. If we beat Bosnia there will be happiness...

Jozy Altidore scores twice as U.S. beats Nigeria in World Cup send-off match

...of goals to lead the United States over Nigeria 2-1 Satur day night in the Americans...converted an 86th-minute penalty kick for Nigeria after he was knocked over in the penalty...go-ahead goal. Because of that, the Nigeria game gave Howard his 54th win, one more...

Across Georgia

...the U.S. on Sept. 10 to see a friend in Kenya, prosecutors say. Officials said Withers claimed he had traveled through Nigeria, Liberia and Belgium during his trip.Authorities said a check of Withers' passport showed he had not left the United States...

Dallas Maverick forward Al-Farouq Aminu wishes trip could have happened

...an NBA player."It's sad to hear because I was actually supposed to do a camp with Exxon Mobil in Abuja (the capital of Nigeria)," Aminu said. "I want to say Hakeem Olajuwon was supposed to come out too, so I was just coming in to support Hakeem...

Spain routs Nigeria, draws Italy in Confederations Cup semifinals

FORTALEZA, Brazil - World Cup champion Spain defeated Nigeria 3-0 with two goals from Jordi Alba and another from Fernando Torres on Sunday, setting up a semifinal showdown with Italy in...

Evil hits Nigeria

...Brunei).The Augusta Chronicle editorial "The real war on women" (May 10) hit a home run by calling this evil event in Nigeria the real war on women. The one hope is that these evil miscreants soon will be keeping Satan company.George WeberAugusta

Nigeria advances in World Cup

PARIS -- Nigeria saved its best play for the World Cup...combination in the 27th minute Friday as Nigeria, which looked so out of synch in tune-up...Adding to its 3-2 victory over Spain, Nigeria has six points and can finish no worse...

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Americans try to beat Nigeria and stay healthy

PHILADELPHIA -- Nigeria's Super Falcons are no match for the...effective. But when the United States plays Nigeria in a first-round World Cup game Thursday...question it will be a physical match. "Nigeria has been a very physical team in the...

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