Over 7,000 people have escaped from several prisons since 2010, with eight jailbreaks taking place in past 14 months.
President’s new mandate comes with renewed responsibility to victims of abuses during predecessor’s 22 years in office.
Residents take to the streets to demand action after the latest spill affecting fishing communities in southern Nigeria.
ADF, labelled as a ‘terrorist’ organisation by the United States, is considered the deadliest group operating in DRC.
Firms in southeastern Nigeria are losing business due to stay-at-home orders announced by separatists in the region.
Leaked report confirms dozens of casualties, details efforts to cover up 2020 shooting of unarmed protesters in Lagos.
Incumbent President Adama Barrow will face five challengers in the December 4 polls.
IPOB leader Nnamdi Kanu has pleaded not guilty to ‘terrorism’ and treason charges.
The cost of maritime piracy in West Africa was more than $800m in 2017: Oceans Beyond Piracy
Regional security and integration dominate agenda as heads of states from across West Africa meet for ECOWAS summit.