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    Brazil draw with Nigeria in friendly

    Reuters . Singapore | Updated at 12:00am on October 14, 2019

    Neymar went off injured 12 minutes into Brazil’s 1-1 draw with Nigeria in a friendly in Singapore on Sunday. The Paris Saint-Germain forward, making his...

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    Pregnant women from ‘baby factories’ rescued in Nigeria

    Agence France-Presse . Lagos | Updated at 01:01am on October 01, 2019

    Nigerian police said Monday they had rescued 19 expectant mothers from a string of l ocations in Lagos where pregnant women were being forced to...

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    300 abused schoolboys freed in Nigeria

    Agence France-Presse . Kano | Updated at 12:46am on September 28, 2019

    Police in the northern Nigerian city of Kaduna have rescued more than 300 male students from an Islamic boarding school where many had been tortured...

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    6 soldiers killed in Nigeria jihadist attacks

    Agence France-Presse . Kano | Updated at 12:00am on September 14, 2019

    Jihadists killed six soldiers and a civilian militia leader as they hit three towns in Nigeria’s conflict-torn northeastern state of Borno, security sources and residents...

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    Nigeria’s film industry draws global entertainment brands

    Reuters . Lagos | Updated at 12:00am on September 13, 2019

    ‘Oya!’ shouts the director in Nigerian Pidgin English. Actors take their marks. Lighting blinks on. The film crew snaps into action after the order to...

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    Nigerian soldier killed, three hurt in extremist attack

    Agence France-Presse . Kano | Updated at 01:40pm on September 07, 2019

    At least one soldier was killed and three others injured when suspected Islamic State-affiliated jihadists ambushed a military convoy in northeast Nigeria’s Borno state, according...

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    Syria Kurds hand over 3 IS-linked children to Nigeria

    Agence France-Presse . Qamishli, Syria | Updated at 12:00am on September 06, 2019

    Kurdish authorities in northeast Syria on Thursday handed over three siblings linked with the Islamic State group to Nigeria, the first such repatriation to the...

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    Bangladesh, Nigeria see potentials to expand ties

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:00am on August 25, 2019

    Bangladesh and Nigeria have noted that there are huge potentials to expand bilateral relations between the two friendly countries and underlined exchange of high-level...

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    65 killed in Nigeria terrorist attack

    Reuters . Maiduguri | Updated at 02:47pm on July 29, 2019

    At least 65 people died in an attack by suspected Islamists on a group returning from a funeral...

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    34 killed in northwest Nigeria

    Reuters . Bauchi, Nigeria | Updated at 12:10am on June 17, 2019

    An armed gang killed at least 34 people in attacks on villages in northwest Nigeria, police said on Sunday, part of a wave of violence...