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 2018-04-19 16:58 

CNN

[ US ]

Nigeria senate invasion: Mace found dumped under flyover...

A mace stolen from Nigeria's Senate floor Wednesday has been found under a flyover in Nigeria's capital, Abuja....

 2018-04-19 10:05 

One America News Network

Nigerian police recover stolen parliamentary mace...

ABUJA - Nigeria's police have recovered a ceremonial mace stolen from the country's parliament when at least three men burst onto the Senate floor and grabbed it while lawmakers looked on,...

 2018-04-19 08:30 

Al Jazeera

Nigerians in urban areas living in dire conditions demand reform...

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

 2018-04-18 11:32 

US News & World Report

Intruders Storm Nigerian Parliament and Snatch Mace: Reuters Witness...

ABUJA (Reuters) - At least three intruders interrupted a session in the upper chamber of Nigeria's parliament on Wednesday and snatched the mace,......

 2018-04-17 17:44 

Press TV

Nigerian police in Abuja attack Shia protesters for 2nd day...

The protesters demand the release of Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky, who has been in jail without charge since December 2015....

 2018-04-17 15:50 

VOA

Nigerian Police, Shi'ite Muslim Protesters Clash for Second Day...

Police fired tear gas at Shi'ite Muslim protesters Tuesday in the Nigerian capital of Abuja during a second day of clashes with demonstrators who are demanding the release of their religious leader.Shi'ite leader Ibrahim Zakzaky has been imprisone...

 2018-04-17 12:47 

US News & World Report

Nigeria's Senate Seeks Explanation of $162 Million to Buy Helicopters...

ABUJA (Reuters) - Nigeria's upper chamber of parliament on Tuesday said it would invite the central bank governor and the ministers of finance and......

 2018-04-17 11:50 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Police fire teargas at Shi'ite Muslim protesters in Nigerian capital...

Nigerian police fired teargas at hundreds of Shi'ite Muslim protesters on Tuesday during a second day of clashes in the capital Abuja over the imprisonment of their religious leader, Reuters witnesses said....

 2018-04-17 11:49 

Reuters

Police fire teargas at Shi'ite Muslim protesters in Nigerian capital...

Nigerian police fired teargas at hundreds of Shi'ite Muslim protesters on Tuesday during a second day of clashes in the capital Abuja over the imprisonment of their religious leader, Reuters witnesses said....

 2018-04-17 11:21 

Reuters Africa

Police fire teargas at Shi'ite Muslim protesters in Nigeria's capital...

Police fired teargas at Shi'ite Muslim protesters in Nigeria's capital Abuja on Tuesday on the second day of clashes with demonstrators calling for their religious leader's freedom....

 2018-04-17 11:16 

Reuters Africa

Police fire teargas at Shi'ite Muslim protesters in Nigeria's capital...

Police fired teargas at Shi'ite Muslim protesters in Nigeria's capital Abuja on Tuesday on the second day of clashes with demonstrators calling for their religious leader's freedom....

 2018-04-16 15:37 

Radio France International

US Africa Command discusses IS, Boko Haram with continent's top brass...

Boko Haram in Nigeria and Cameroon, the Islamic State group in the Sahel region and al-Shabaab in Somalia are all on the agenda of the sixth Africa Land Forces Summit in Nigeria's capital, Abuja, this week....

 2018-04-14 01:00 

FARS News Agency

Nigerian Muslims Continue Sit-in Protests in Support of Sheikh Zakzaki...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Nigerian Muslims gathered at the Unity Fountain in the capital Abuja in support of Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaki and calling for his release. [PHOTOS]...

 2018-04-13 19:40 

One America News Network

Talks with Boko Haram on release of Chibok girls suffer setback: Nigerian president...

ABUJA - Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari said on Friday that negotiations with Islamist militants holding girls kidnapped from the northeastern town of Chibok in April had been set...

 2018-04-13 19:36 

US News & World Report

Talks With Boko Haram on Release of Chibok Girls Suffer Setback: Nigerian President...

ABUJA (Reuters) - Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari said on Friday that negotiations with Islamist militants holding girls kidnapped from the......

 2018-04-13 12:32 

Malay Mail Online

UN: Nigeria's Boko Haram has abducted more than 1,000 children since 2013 (VIDEO)...

ABUJA, April 13 — Islamist fighters from Nigeria's Boko Haram group have abducted more than 1,000 children in the northeast since 2013, the United Nations children's agency Unicef said today.The militants regularly took youngsters to...

 2018-04-12 23:54 

Press TV

IMN remembers martyrs in Abuja...

Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria have held a ceremony in honor of members killed in the Islamic Revival struggle since it started in Nigeria some four decades ago....

 2018-04-12 23:27 

The Strait Times

More than 1,000 children kidnapped by Boko Haram terror group since 2013: Unicef...

ABUJA (REUTERS) - Islamist fighters from Nigeria's Boko Haram group have abducted more than 1,000 children in the north-east since 2013, the United Nations children's agency Unicef said on Friday (April 13).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-04-12 23:20 

One America News Network

Nigeria's Boko Haram has abducted more than 1,000 children since 2013: U.N....

ABUJA - Islamist fighters from Nigeria's Boko Haram group have abducted more than 1,000 children in the northeast since 2013, the United Nations children's agency UNICEF said on Friday....

 2018-04-12 23:15 

US News & World Report

Nigeria's Boko Haram Has Abducted More Than 1,000 Children Since 2013: U.N....

ABUJA (Reuters) - Islamist fighters from Nigeria's Boko Haram group have abducted more than 1,000 children in the northeast since 2013, the United......

 2018-04-12 00:36 

FARS News Agency

Nigerian Muslims Continue Protests in Abuja Demanding Release of Leader...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Hundreds of Nigerian Muslim protesters staged a rally in Abuja streets to call for the release of the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky. [PHOTOS]...

 2018-04-11 09:25 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Nigeria’s Sheikh Zakzaky Deprived of Treatment despite Eye Disease...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) While Nigerian Muslim cleric Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky's glaucoma has deteriorated in recent days, the Abuja government is still depriving the imprisoned cleric of medical treatment, his daughter said....

 2018-04-11 05:36 

Al Jazeera

Nigeria: Clearing the locals to make Abuja the capital...

Former residents of Nigeria's current capital say they were forcibly removed without proper compensation....

 2018-04-09 19:43 

The Strait Times

Nigerian president Buhari to seek re-election in 2019...

ABUJA (REUTERS) - Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari confirmed on Monday (April 9) he will seek another term in elections next year, ending months of speculation about his future after bouts of ill health.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-04-09 11:35 

One America News Network

Nigeria's President Buhari to run for second term: Kaduna state governor...

ABUJA - Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari will seek a second term in February 2019 elections, the governor of Kaduna state said on his official Twitter account on Monday....

 2018-04-04 15:40 

One America News Network

Nigeria's president approves release of $1 billion for military equipment: defence minister...

ABUJA - Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari approved on Wednesday the release of $1 billion to buy security equipment for the military, the defence minister said....

 2018-04-04 15:36 

US News & World Report

Nigeria's President Approves Release of $1 Billion for Military Equipment: Defence Minister...

ABUJA (Reuters) - Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari approved on Wednesday the release of $1 billion to buy security equipment for the military,......

 2018-04-04 09:31 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Sheikh Zakzaky’s Health Failing, Nigerian Activist Warns...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Nigerian Muslim cleric Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky is in a critical state of health and has lost his ability to walk, a Nigerian political activist said, denouncing the Abuja government for depriving the imprisoned cleric of medical treatment....

 2018-04-04 05:11 

FARS News Agency

Nigerian Muslims Continue Sit-in Protests for Release of Sheikh Zakzaki...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Nigerian Muslims gathered at the Unity Fountain in the capital Abuja to call for the release of Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaki. [PHOTOS]...

 2018-04-03 04:03 

Yomiuri Shimbun

[ the-japan-news.com ]

Nigeria to investigate election interference...

ABUJA (Reuters) — Nigeria's government will investigate allegations of improper involvement by political consultancy Cambridge Analytica in the country's 2007 and 2015 elections, a presidency spokesman said on Monday....

 2018-04-02 13:55 

Malay Mail Online

Nigeria to probe alleged Cambridge Analytica involvement in elections...

ABUJA, April 2 — Nigeria's government will launch an investigation into allegations of improper involvement by political consultancy Cambridge Analytica in the country's 2007 and 2015 elections, a presidency spokesman said today.Garba...

 2018-03-30 11:20 

Fox St. Louis

Free gift? China extends influence in Africa with $32M grant for regional HQ...

China raised eyebrows this month by announcing it will give the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) a $31.6 million grant to build a new headquarters in Abuja, Nigeria....

 2018-03-30 06:01 

FARS News Agency

Nigerians Stage Free-Zakzaky Protest at National Assembly in Abuja...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Nigerian Muslims once again staged protest at the country's National Assembly in Capital Abuja to call for immediate release of Islamic Leader Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaki. [PHOTOS]...

 2018-03-29 21:00 

The Daily Beast

'Does Oprah Know What's Happening to Schoolgirls in Tanzania?'...

Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast ABUJA, Nigeria—Three weeks after Ester Ulimwengu's niece, Sophia, was nearly sent to jail in Tanzania's Tandahimba District for becoming pregnant as a schoolgirl, the teenager saw a video of the much-dis...

 2018-03-29 10:03 

New Indian Express

[ World ]

Lagos on lockdown as Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari makes historic visit...

The president rarely travels outside of Abuja, home to the government seat, and has only visited a few of Nigeria's 36 states over the past three years....

 2018-03-29 02:23 

Press TV

Hundreds of protesters demand release of Sheikh Zakzaky...

Hundreds of members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria from many cities across the country joined a protest in Abuja to demand the immediate release of their leader Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky....

 2018-03-27 23:22 

CNN

[ US ]

Why is China building ECOWAS a $32 million headquarters?...

China raised eyebrows this month by announcing it will give the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) a $31.6 million grant to build a new headquarters in Abuja, Nigeria....

 2018-03-26 18:46 

Al Jazeera

Thousands displaced by Boko Haram languish in Abuja IDP camps...

Dire living conditions in Nigeria's capital for thousands who escaped the armed group's violence in the northeast....

 2018-03-25 21:16 

VOA

Abducted Nigerian Schoolgirls Reunited with Parents...

More than 100 Nigerian girls recently released by the extremist group Boko Haram have been reunited with their parents.The jihadist group abducted the girls from the town of Dapchi in February.After their release Wednesday and a brief emotional meeting wi...

 2018-03-25 16:46 

Ynetnews

Nigeria in talks with Boko Haram about a possible ceasefire...

ABUJA Nigeria's government is in talks with Islamist militant group Boko Haram about a possible ceasefire and the talks have gone on for some time, the information minister said on Sunday. "Unknown to many, we have been in wider cessation-of-hosti...

 2018-03-25 15:00 

One America News Network

Nigeria in talks with Boko Haram about a possible ceasefire: government...

ABUJA - Nigeria's government is in talks with Islamist militant group Boko Haram about a possible ceasefire and the talks have gone on for some time, the information minister said on Sunday....

 2018-03-25 14:59 

US News & World Report

Nigeria in Talks With Boko Haram About a Possible Ceasefire: Government...

ABUJA (Reuters) - Nigeria's government is in talks with Islamist militant group Boko Haram about a possible ceasefire and the talks have gone on......

 2018-03-25 06:50 

Malay Mail Online

Nigerian entrepreneur turns plastic waste to fashion statement (VIDEO)...

ABUJA (Nigeria), March 25 — There's no shortage of plastic waste in Lagos Nigeria, a chronically polluted city that generates 9,000 tonnes of waste daily.And that's the choice of fabric for Nigerian entrepreneur Olayemi Samson, who's...

 2018-03-23 20:57 

WTHI

[ Terre Haute ]

Nigeria's President meets freed Dapchi schoolgirls...

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has met the freed Dapchi schoolgirls in the capital, Abuja, an aide to the Presid......

 2018-03-23 20:44 

CNN

[ US ]

Nigeria's President meets freed Dapchi girls...

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari met freed Dapchi schoolgirls in Abuja, an aide to the president said Friday....

 2018-03-23 15:41 

Malay Mail Online

Nigeria's Buhari meets with Dapchi girls...

ABUJA, March 23 — Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari received the released Dapchi girls today in a meeting clouded by the absence of a Christian student still held by Boko Haram for refusing to convert to Islam."We entered into negotiation...

 2018-03-23 15:38 

WTOP

Nigeria's president meets with girls freed from Boko Haram...

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's president on Friday welcomed more than 100 schoolgirls who were released by Boko Haram Wednesday after being kidnapped last month. The girls, wearing hijabs, were served a meal and posed... The post Nigeria's ...

 2018-03-23 14:39 

AP

Nigeria's president meets with girls freed from Boko Haram...

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's president on Friday welcomed more than 100 schoolgirls who were released by Boko Haram Wednesday after being kidnapped last month....

 2018-03-23 14:20 

The Daily Mail

Nigeria's president meets with girls freed from Boko Haram...

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) - Nigeria's president welcomed to his official residence more than 100 girls who were released by Boko Haram Wednesday after being......

 2018-03-23 14:18 

US News & World Report

Nigeria's President Meets With Girls Freed From Boko Haram...

Nigeria's president welcomed to his official residence more than 100 girls who were released by Boko Haram Wednesday after being kidnapped last month....

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