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Nigeria Travel Guide

Travel & TourismWith the rise of foreign economic interest in Africa, it’s no surprise that Africa’s most populous country has received plenty of attention...
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‘At Least 10 Children’ Trapped In Collapsed Lagos Building: Rescue Team

At least 10 primary-school pupils are trapped inside a building which collapsed in central Lagos on Wednesday, a rescuer said.
Muhammadu Buhari wins the Presidential elections in Nigeria.

Buhari Wins Second Term As President Of Nigeria

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday won a second term at the helm of Africa's largest economy and top oil producer, a tally by...
Nigeria's Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) chairman Mahmood Yakubu displays vote result sheets on Feb. 25, 2019 in Abuja.

Nigeria Elections: Early Results Show Buhari In The Lead

Early results from Nigeria's presidential election show incumbent Muhammahu Buhari in the lead, but the main opposition party is rejecting the vote counts, calling...
People arrive to cast their votes during Nigeria's presidential election at a polling station in Yola, Adamawa State, Nigeria February 23, 2019.

Nigeria Awaits Election Results

Nigeria on Sunday awaited results from its presidential election as civil society groups warned that disorganisation and violence may have undermined the polls.Results from...
Nigeria’s Next Leader

Farmers And Herders Hope Nigeria’s Next Leader Ends Feud

Kemuel Samari knows just who to blame for the attack on his village that killed 21 of his neighbours and forced him to flee...
Political parties are campaigning for the elections in Nigeria.

Nigeria Elections Looming; Voters Warned To ‘Choose Wisely’

Nigeria surged into the final day of campaigning ahead of Saturday's election, as President Muhammadu Buhari made one last pitch to stay in office...

Nigeria Business Reacts To Postponement Of Elections

INEC's decision to reschedule Nigeria’s elections has been received with mixed reactions, with many pointing its impact on businesses and the economy. Joining CNBC...
Political parties are campaigning for the elections in Nigeria.

Election Delay Cost Nigeria Billions Of Dollars

Nigerians on Sunday counted the cost of the last-minute postponement of presidential elections, with predictions the delay could lose the country billions of dollars.The...
Nigerians get ready to go to the polls on February 16.

What To Expect As 84 Million Nigerians Go To The Polls

Nigerians go to the polls on February 16 in the first of two sets of elections to choose the president, national assembly and state legislators.
15 people have died at a stampede during an election rally for Nigeria president Muhammadu Buhari.

Nigeria Election Stampede: Death Toll Now At 15

Fifteen people were killed in a stampede at an election campaign rally by President Muhammadu Buhari in southern Nigeria, health officials said on Wednesday.In...

Several Dead in Buhari Rally Stampede in Nigeria

ABUJA - Several people were killed Tuesday when a stampede erupted at a campaign rally of Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari days ahead of general...
Campaigning for the 2019 elections in Nigeria.

Pre-Election Violence In Nigeria Kills Five

Five people were killed in southeast Nigeria during clashes between supporters of the two main political parties, police said on Monday, just days before a...
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Banyana Banyana Lose To Nigeria

Nigeria needed extra time and a penalty shootout to claim their ninth Women's Africa Cup of Nations title on Saturday.Nigeria beat South Africa 4-3...

Nigeria’s Buhari Starts Presidential Election Campaign

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday put the fight against corruption at the heart of his bid for another four-year term, as official campaigning...

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