The GuardianMalala Yousafzai: notes from my Girl Power trip to NigeriaThe GuardianIn a few months I'll be starting at university. If only more girls around the world had this opportunity. Malala Yousafzai in Abuja, Nigeria. Photograph: Tess Thomas/Malala Fund. Students · The global student ...Cameroon's secret torture chambers: Human rights violations and war crimes in the ...
BBC SportNigeria's Onazi backs changes to Africa Cup of NationsBBC SportMidfielder Ogenyi Onazi, an Africa Cup of Nations winner with Nigeria, has backed radical changes to African football's showpiece event. The Confederation of African Football (Caf) confirmed last week that the tournament will be held in June and July ...and more »
News24Nigeria: Bombed refugee centre wasn't marked properlyNews24Abuja - Nigeria's military says the air force mistakenly launched an airstrike on a refugee camp in January because the camp was not appropriately marked as a humanitarian base in the military's operational maps. Defense forces said on Friday in a ...Nigeria blames homeless for botched airstrikeArab NewsNigeria: 7 Months
Daily TrustNigeria to export 400 locally made vehicles to MaliDaily TrustThe Charge'd Affair of Nigeria in Mali, Yara Abdulsalam, says an indigenous motor manufacturing company, Innoson Motors, has signed MoU with a Malian firm to export 400 locally made vehicles to Mali. Abdulsalam made the announcement on Friday in ...
Nigeria: North West Governors Sign Charter On Economic Cooperation, IntegrationAllAfrica.comGovernors of the North-western states in the country yesterday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation and integration within the region in terms of agriculture. At a meeting which also considered and adopted the legal framework ...and more »
Nigeria losses N2.03trn from poor infrastructure yearly– ICRCVanguardThe acting Director-General, Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC), Mr Chidi Izuwah on Friday said the country losses two per cent of its Gross Domestic Product (GDP) yearly due to inadequate infrastructure. The Country's 2016 nominal ...and more »
Premium TimesWhy Abuja residents stand highest risk of contacting HIV/AIDS in Nigeria — OfficialPremium TimesFindings have shown that residents of Abuja have the highest risk of contacting HIV/AIDS in Nigeria, a health expert has revealed. Walter Ugwocha, the Executive Secretary, Civil Society for HIV and AIDS in Nigeria, CISHAN made this known in an ...and more »
UN News CentreIn Nigeria, UN deputy chief says 'messages of women' vital to sustainable peace, developmentUN News CentreDeputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed (second from the left), alongside UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict Pramila Patten, and Minister of ...and more »
Nigeria: Committee Hails UN Scribe for Response to N/East Humanitarian IssuesAllAfrica.comThe Presidential Committee on the North-East Initiative (PCNI) has commended Mrs Amina Mohammed, the UN Deputy Secretary-General, for her commitment to tackling humanitarian issues in the country. Alhaji Tijjani Tumsah, the Vice Chairman of the ...
VanguardTurkey denies Nigeria's national deaf football team visas to participation in 23rd DeaflympicsVanguardThe country has failed to participate in the ongoing 2017 Deaflympic Games in Samsun, Turkey, due to the Turkish Embassy's refusal to issue visas to the national deaf football team. The 2017 Summer Deaflympics, officially called the 23rd Summer ...and more »