Chika Oduah is a journalist based in Abuja, Nigeria. She covers human rights, culture, conflict and development in sub-Saharan Africa.
Nigeria14 Apr 2017 15:00 GMT
Three years after Boko Haram abducted 276 girls, many grief-stricken families still wait for their children to return.
Independence01 Oct 2016 11:04 GMT
On independence day, Nigerians ask: Is Nigeria moving forward or backward?
War & Conflict22 Sep 2016 08:35 GMT
At a safe house in Nigeria, the wives of Boko Haram fighters share stories of the men they married.
Nigeria09 Aug 2016 06:37 GMT
The indigenous people of Nigeria's capital say they could take up arms if the government tries to displace them again.
Nigeria05 Aug 2016 10:20 GMT
Followers of the Nigerian Shia cleric who has been detained since December say he stands for justice.
Nigeria06 Jul 2016 11:13 GMT
Roaming Fulani cattle herdsman accused of launching deadly raids against farming communities and targeting Christians.
Africa13 May 2016 13:30 GMT
Filmmaker Mohamed Echkouna is on a mission to have Africans tell their own stories.
Nigeria22 Apr 2016 13:52 GMT
For ethnic Hausa, the traditional form of boxing known as dambe is more than a sport - it is part of their identity.
War & Conflict31 May 2015 15:16 GMT
Islamic leaders in impoverished Borno State band together to keep vulnerable youth from the grip of Boko Haram.
Nigeria Decides26 Mar 2015 14:35 GMT
More than 800 people were killed and 65,000 displaced in religion-based election violence in 2011 in the central city.
Nigeria Decides08 Mar 2015 09:49 GMT
Despite efforts by women's groups, thousands of Nigerian widows struggle to survive because of Boko Haram's insurgency.
Africa26 Jan 2014 06:54 GMT
Despite evidence of homosexual customs pre-dating the colonial era, intolerant laws are flourishing across Africa.
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