• Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019
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Nigeria school collapse: Lagos building...

Nigeria school collapse: Lagos building...

Africa

Wed, Mar 13 2019

The children were attending a nursery and primary school on the top floor of the residential building...

International Mother Language Day celebrated...

International Mother Language Day celebrated...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Mar 4 2019

Bangladesh High Commission in Abuja, Nigeria observed “Martyrs’ Day and International Mother...

State governor: Police find 66 bodies...

State governor: Police find 66 bodies...

World

Sat, Feb 16 2019

Among the victims were 22 children and 12 women

EU adds Saudi Arabia to dirty-money...

EU adds Saudi Arabia to dirty-money...

World

Thu, Feb 14 2019

Panama said it should be removed from the list because it recently adopted stronger rules against money...

EU broadens its dirty-money blacklist,...

EU broadens its dirty-money blacklist,...

Europe

Wed, Feb 13 2019

The move is part of a crackdown against money laundering after several scandals hit EU banks in recent...

Death toll now 15 after Nigeria election...

Death toll now 15 after Nigeria election...

Africa

Wed, Feb 13 2019

Local media said the stampede happened when panic broke out at the end of a rally

Boko Haram kills 60 in northeast...

Boko Haram kills 60 in northeast...

Africa

Sat, Feb 2 2019

The bloodshed is a challenge for President Muhammadu Buhari in particular as he seeks a second successive...

13 Nigerian troops, policeman killed...

13 Nigerian troops, policeman killed...

Africa

Wed, Dec 26 2018

The attack followed an attempted raid on a nearby military base along the highway in Kukareta...

Nigeria resolves $8bn row with MTN

Nigeria resolves $8bn row with MTN

Business

Tue, Dec 25 2018

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) claimed the South African company had not obtained approval before...

Amnesty: 3,600 killed in Nigeria's farmer-herder...

Amnesty: 3,600 killed in Nigeria's farmer-herder...

Africa

Mon, Dec 17 2018

The Nigerian army on Monday rejected the Amnesty report, accusing the global watchdog of 'unfounded...

Nigerian police kill over 100 'bandits'...

Nigerian police kill over 100 'bandits'...

World

Sat, Dec 1 2018

Over 1,000 policemen had been deployed to Zamfara at the beginning of the month

Under water: How rising waters cost...

Under water: How rising waters cost...

Climate Change

Fri, Oct 12 2018

Until now, scientists have often framed climate change in terms of the future. But a landmark report...

Oxfam: Nigeria, Singapore and India...

Oxfam: Nigeria, Singapore and India...

World

Tue, Oct 9 2018

The index, which included an indicator on violence against women, said less than half of countries had...

Boko Haram terrorists kill 48 in...

Boko Haram terrorists kill 48 in...

Africa

Mon, Sep 3 2018

The Boko Haram insurgency, which is in its ninth year, has left 20,000 people dead and displaced 2.6...

Bangladesh, Nigeria seek stronger bilateral...

Bangladesh, Nigeria seek stronger bilateral...

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Aug 26 2018

Nigeria considers opening mission in Dhaka

19 killed by Islamists in northeast...

19 killed by Islamists in northeast...

Africa

Mon, Aug 20 2018

In recent months, the military has suffered its heaviest defeats in years, commanders have been repeatedly...

Day of reckoning for holders...

Day of reckoning for holders...

Football

Wed, Jun 27 2018

Germany face their day of reckoning at the World Cup on Wednesday with the holders

Feline fortune-teller Achilles tips...

Achilles tips Nigeria to win

Football

Tue, Jun 26 2018

Achilles the cat, who has correctly predicted the score of all three World Cup matches

No mercy for misfiring Messi, says Nigeria...

No mercy for Messi

Football

Tue, Jun 26 2018

Nigeria have no sympathy for the struggles of Argentina striker Lionel Messi at the World

Must win games for Brazil, Nigeria,...

Must win games for Brazil, Nigeria

Fifa World Cup 2018

Fri, Jun 22 2018

Brazil will start off as strong favorites and anything less than a victory will be considered an...

Son buries father in £66,000 BMW in...

Son buries father in £66,000 BMW in...

Around the Web

Thu, Jun 14 2018

Locals joked that the BMW’s satellite navigation system would help the man find his way to...