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Nigeria News, Nigeria Newspapers: Nigeria Historical News

Nigeria national and state news online, news fact checking sites, radio and TV.

Nigeria Historical News

 African newspapers [2010 -]
License required..
[Naples, Fla.] : Readex.
Series 1: African newspapers, 1800-1922
Series 2 African Newspapers, 1835-1925
https://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/11820407

  • Older Lagos newspapers, late 19th century - early 20th century -
  • Lagos Observer, Lagos Standard, Lagos Weekly Record, Nigerian Chronicle, Nigerian Pioneer, Times of Nigeria

 

Archivi.ng
A Nigerian project to digitize Nigerian newspapers. Coverage begins from January 1, 1960. Search by keyword. https://archivi.ng/

 

Center for Research Libraries
University membership required. Large collection of older African newspapers mainly on microfilm.  A few issues are online.

Select Browse Catalog (top right)
Select Newspapers
Put in the name of a country to find that country's newspapers, or put in the title of a newspaper.
Stanford users can borrow Center for Research Libraries material on Interlibrary Loan. https://www.crl.edu/

 

Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) daily reports [electronic resource] / Readex
License required. Transcripts of radio broadcasts,1941-1996. Select Africa, then Nigeria.
https://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/6865346

 

Index to Nigerian newspapers 
Abuja : National Library, Nigeria
Ask at Media Center desk
ZMS 4585 2016/2017
ZMS 4585 2018
In process
https://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/14467427

 

Nigerian Newspapers held by the Stanford University Libraries
Print newspapers do not circulate on loan.