Last Updated: Thursday, March 23, 2017 01:54:03 PM 

Cameroon ‘sending back Nigerian refugees’

The UN refugee agency has criticised Cameroon for the forced return of hundreds of refugees to north-east Nigeria after they had fled from the...

VIDEO: Thousands displaced after Lagos police raze slum

Thousands of people fled Nigeria's largest informal fishing settlement on Friday as security forces used gunfire and tear gas to make way for demolitions...

Photos: Church members tie up pastor for sleeping with church members

According to Facebook user, Eghosa Aifesehi Morgan, members of an unidentified church in Benin, Edo state beat up their pastor and tied him up...

Nigeria President Buhari: I’ve never been so sick

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has said he has never been "so sick" as he has felt in recent weeks.He was speaking to dignitaries in...

Nigeria sentences killer police to death

Two former policemen in Nigeria have been sentenced to death over the most infamous case of extrajudicial killing in the country's modern history.Ezekiel Achejene...
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Buhari returns home after leave

Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari has returned home after long medical leave in UK and speculation over his health.The 74-year-old landed at an air force...
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Nigeria to close Abuja Airport for repairs

Nigeria is to close its main airport in the capital, Abuja, for six weeks to allow badly needed repairs to be carried out.It comes...

Senegal’s Dakar mayor in custody for fraud

The mayor of Senegal's capital, Dakar, has been placed in custody for allegedly embezzling public money. An judge investigating $2.9m (£2.3m) in missing city funds...

Nigerian Gov’t commence production of fertilizers

The federal government of Nigeria has begun production of fertilizers in the country, a statement issued yesterday in Abuja by the Senior Special Assistant...

Nigeria arrests two Chinese for importing N5bn fake tyres

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria has arrested two Chinese nationals, Taolung Shen and Xu Jing Yau, who were said to have dealt in substandard...