The foreign and international law web is a service of the Washburn University School of Law Library to provide links to primary foreign and international legal resources, research aids, and sites useful in conducting research on Nigeria.
The World Bank's information page for Nigeria providing general information about the economy of Nigeria, statistics and overviews of World Bank activities in the country. http://go.worldbank.org/4ANKR2VKI0
The Country Studies Series from the Library of Congress presents a description and analysis of the historical setting and the social, economic, political, and national security systems and institutions of Nigeria and examines the interrelationships of those systems and the ways they are shaped by cultural factors. http://lcweb2.loc.gov/frd/cs/ngtoc.html
Country profile of Nigeria. Includes news, maps, statistics/information on governmental bodies, development organizations, industrial profiles, business profiles, Human rights records, and environmental profiles. http://www.eldis.org/go/country-profiles&country=1159
US Commercial Service's Country Commercial Guides (CCG) are prepared by US Embassy Staff in Nigeria and contain information on the business and economic situation and the political climate as it affects U.S. business. CCG contains topics such as marketing, trade regulations, investment climate, and business travel. http://www.buyusainfo.net/docs/x_7460754.pdf
Extensive resources about scams on and off the Internet. Includes extensive information about international fraud, the "Cyber-Museum of Frauds & Scams" and the "Nigerian Scam Letters Gallery."
The Center for Disease Control information site for travelers to the following countries: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde islands, C te d'Ivoire, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, S o Tom and Pr ncipe, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Togo. http://www.cdc.gov/travel/wafrica.htm
Canada's Department of Agriculture's market reports on Africa and the Middle East. Country reports include: Algeria, Bahrain, C te d'Ivoire, Egypt, Ghana, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Nigeria, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen and Zimbabwe.
A regional organization of 15 west African nations formed in 1975. The main objective of forming ECOWAS was to achieve economic integration and shared development so as to form a unified economic zone in West Africa. http://www.ecowas.int/
Program of the US Agency for International Development (USAID) that helps businesses in west Africa become more competitive through programs such as Customs normalization and business assistance. It also offers assistance to Southern Africans in gaining access to US markets through business linkages, capacity building services and problem-solving trade facilitation.