2018 in Nigeria

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2018
in
Nigeria

Decades:
See also:

Events in the year 2018 in Nigeria.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

  • 19 February – Dapchi schoolgirls kidnapping
  • 17 September - Over 100 people are killed in floods after two major rivers burst their banks. [1]
  • 13 October - At least 30 people are killed when a pipeline caught fire and explodes in southeast Nigeria after a raid by suspected petrol thieves.[2]

Scheduled[edit]

Popular culture[edit]

Sports[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-45546695
  2. ^ https://www.aljazeera.com/amp/news/2018/10/nigeria-dozens-petrol-thieves-killed-aba-pipeline-blast-181013132945716.html?__twitter_impression=true
  3. ^ "Kaduna ex-gov, Lawal Kaita dies at 85". guardian.ng. Retrieved 8 January 2018.
  4. ^ Odigwe, Emmanuel (23 March 2018). "Former President Of The Nigeria Bar Association, Idowu Sofola, Dies At 84". theeagleonline.com. Archived from the original on 2018-03-24. Retrieved 10 June 2018.
  5. ^ "Former UN Chief, Adebayo Adedeji, Dies At 87". independent.ng. Retrieved 10 June 2018.
  6. ^ "Nigerian reggae artist, Ras Kimono dies after brief illness". tvcnews.tv. Retrieved 10 June 2018.
  7. ^ Katsina-Alu, Former Chief Justice Of The Supreme Court, Is Dead
  8. ^ Ex-IGP Ibrahim Coomasie dies at 76