Voices

Nigeria fashion finds a market at home and abroad

Young clothing designers are taking the West African nation by storm as clients near and far seek out their styles.

Nigeria fashion finds a market at home and abroad

Africa

Forum in Nigeria to discuss crisis in Lake Chad

Regional governments say the recent spike in violence requires a look beyond providing aid.

Opinion

What to make of the car crash Trump-Buhari presser?

There was a lot to be learned from that White House lawn horror show, but it had nothing to do with Nigeria or the US.

Elsie Eyakuze

by Elsie Eyakuze

Elsie Eyakuze

Nigeria

Nigeria: 1,000 hostages rescued from Boko Haram

Regional task force helps to secure the release of the captives, mostly women and children, army spokesman says.

Nigeria: 1,000 hostages rescued from Boko Haram

Africa

Fulani herdsmen in Nigeria blamed for attack on church

There have been disputes over land across central Nigeria between mostly Christian farming communities and Muslim herdsmen for many years.

Nigeria

Nigeria: 45 killed after bandits raid northern village

Militia responds to attack by armed bandits on Gwaska village in Kaduna state as fighting leaves dozens dead.

Fight between bandits and militia in northern Nigeria kills 45

Nigeria

Violent thunderstorms sweep through Nigeria

Falling mast kills seven people, as major flooding hits Makurdi, capital of Benue state.

Violent thunderstorms sweep through Nigeria

Nigeria

Nigeria mosque attack death toll rises to 86

Gravediggers say dozens more than official number were killed in Tuesday's double suicide attack in northeast Nigeria.

Nigeria mosque attack death toll rises to 86

Nigeria

Nigeria: Mosque blast kills at least 24 in northeast

Residents say two suicide bombers detonated explosives at a mosque and a market in Mubi town.

Blast kills at least 24 in northeast Nigeria: police

Muhammadu Buhari

Trump calls on Nigeria to remove trade barriers

Meeting comes at a time when both the US and China are looking to strengthen financial relations with Africa.

Muhammadu Buhari

Nigeria's Buhari set to meet Trump in Washington

Meeting comes at a time when both the United States and China are looking to strengthen financial relations with Africa.

Opinion

In Washington, Buhari needs to speak for all of Africa

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari should demand from the Trump administration a clear policy on Africa.

Richard Mammah

by Richard Mammah

Richard Mammah

Books

For the love of books: Mobile libraries around the world

This World Book Day, we meet the people behind mobile libraries serving communities from Nigeria to the Netherlands.

For the love of books: Mobile libraries around the world

Nigeria

Nigeria school food scheme revolutionising education

Free meals programme has fed nearly seven million pupils in about 40,000 schools and changed the nature of education.

Nigeria school food scheme revolutionising education

Africa

Nigerians in urban areas living in dire conditions demand reform

Original residents of the Federal Capital Territory of Abuja are living in economic deprivation.