“There is an increasing climate of fear across newsrooms in Nigeria."
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Lafarge, the global cement producer, plans to combine its Nigerian and South African operations. Lex's Robert Armstrong and Joseph Cotterill discuss whether this can challenge the African dominance of..
According to the United Nations, Nigeria is one of the most dangerous countries in the world to give birth. with an annual maternal mortality rate of approximately 58,000 women. CNN reports that a new..
According to CNN, Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari is who he says he is! Buhari has denied claims that he died and was replaced by a clone. President Buhari tweeted on Sunday that he addressed the..
The study was conducted by the News Agency of Nigeria on 1,100 urban and suburban women
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They listed what Mr Adamu has to do to make the slogan: "The police is your friend", become meaningful
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The chairman of Remo Stars of Sagamu, Kunle Soname, had threatened to drag referee, Mr Nwanesi, to the world football governing body, FIFA.
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[Vanguard] A Nigerian court has ordered the secret police to allow a detained pro-Iranian cleric to see his personal doctors as his health was worsening, his legal team said on Tuesday. allAfrica.com - Published
[Premium Times] The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) says it is making efforts to rescue about 20,000 Nigerian girls trapped in different parts of Mali. allAfrica.com - Published
Mr Bogoro was reinstated on Monday, over two years after he was kicked out of the agency
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[Guardian] Nigerian government on Tuesday said it demands the resignation of the chief justice of Nigeria Walter Onnoghen over the alleged refusal to declare bank accounts despite being a Supreme Court.. allAfrica.com - Published
Nigeria is an economic powerhouse in west African region. As it is publicly known, Nigeria is one of the Africa’s fastest growing economies and it boosts the largest population. Under H.E. President.. Eurasia Review - Published
By Alexis Akwagyiram LAGOS (Reuters) - As many as 20,000 women and girls are feared to have been trafficked from Nigeria to Mali where they are stranded after being forced into prostitution, the head.. Firstpost - Published Also reported by •Reuters
Nigeria's main opposition candidate for president wants to overhaul the central bank by separating supervisory and monetary policy functions, and to transition the naira to a managed float, a spokesman.. Reuters - Published
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari's government accused the main opposition party of planning violence ahead of next month's election in a nation with a history of unrest and fraud allegations around.. Reuters - Published
Armed groups have killed more than 100 Nigerian soldiers and captured an "enormous" stock of weapons in clashes in northeast Nigeria since Dec. 26, according to a report by a U.N.-led group of aid.. Reuters - Published
Islamist insurgency Boko Haram has claimed it carried out Monday's attack on the northeast Nigerian town of Rann, according to a video released on Thursday by Nigerian journalist Ahmad Salkida. Reuters - Published
We've come a long way since the days of abysmally spelt emails from fraudsters claiming to be Nigerian royalty. These days, fraudsters are sophisticated and always one step ahead. MailOnline - Published
Nigeria's military recaptured the northeastern town of Rann on Tuesday after it was overrun by Islamic State West Africa (ISWA) insurgents a day earlier, weeks ahead of an election in which security.. Reuters - Published
Islamic State West Africa (ISWA) insurgents overran the town of Rann in northeastern Nigeria on Monday evening, security sources said, a blow to President Buhari's efforts to defeat the militants just.. Reuters - Published
According to Sky Sports News, Odion Ighalo has revealed that he would like to return to the Premier League during the January transfer window. The Nigerian international, who featured for his country.. SoccerNews.com - Published
A Nigerian militant group said on Sunday it had carried out an as yet unconfirmed warning strike on an oil facility owned by local energy firm Conoil on Friday in the southern state of Bayelsa. Reuters - Published