Suspected Boko Haram militants attacked Nigeria's major northeastern city of Maiduguri and the town of Monguno on Sunday, sources said.
Ronak Gadhia, Africa equities analyst at Exotix, says Nigerian banks have great growth prospects and could be a good investment for people looking at the African market.
Jim Cramer sees three major themes that account for the collapse in commodity prices.
China, one of the world's largest "emerging" investors, is ramping up investment in Sub Saharan Africa as it searches for resources, but whether the benefits are mutual isn't clear.
The fastest growth is not in megacities like Tokyo, but second-tier ones that many Americans have never heard of.
As oil prices have fallen, currencies of developing countries that rely heavily on exports have been sliding.
Manji Cheto, vice-president of Teneo, explains why the Nigerian central bank has barred banks from dollar holdings.
Lower oil prices are good for some countries and bad for others. In a few, things could get ugly.
"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer is looking for some specific signals to spot the end of the slide.
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Jim Cramer saw that though there was plenty of good news on Wednesday, the agony of the oil producers overshadowed it.
Dan Eberhart, CEO at Canary, says there is a "battle royale" going on between OPEC and U.S. shale producers.
Ian Bremmer, Eurasia Group president, discusses the impact of oil's decline on Venezuela, Nigeria, and Russia.
The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) decided on Thursday not to cut oil production, despite sliding oil prices.
OPEC's first female president, Diezani Alison-Madueke, says that non-OPEC members need to "share the burden" of falling oil prices.
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Manji Cheto, vice president at Teneo Intelligence, says she expects the Nigerian Central Bank to tighten monetary policy at its Tuesday meeting.