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At Least 19 Killed By Islamists In Northeast Nigeria -survivor

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria – At least 19 people were killed in an Islamist militant attack on a village in northeast Nigeria in the early hours of Sunday, a survivor of...

At Least 19 Killed By Islamists In Village In Northeast Nigeria Survivor

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria – At least 19 people were killed in an Islamist militant attack on a village in northeast Nigeria in the early hours of Sunday, a survivor of...

President Buhari Returns To Nigeria After Two-week Leave

ABUJA – Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari returned to the country on Saturday evening after two weeks of leave in Britain, according to the...

Nigerias President Buhari To Return From Leave Allaying Health Fears

ABUJA – Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari will return from leave on Saturday, a presidential aide said, easing concerns over the leader’s health in...

1 Dead 6 Injured After Building Collapse In Nigeria Capital

An emergency response chief says one person is dead and six are injured after Friday’s collapse of a four-story building in Nigeria’s capital. Mustapha...

In Northeast Nigerian Camp One In 200 Young Children Died Over Two Weeks

ABUJA – More than one of every 200 children aged under five at a camp in northeast Nigeria died in just two weeks in early August, according to Reuters...

Nigerian Journalist Freed On Bail After Citing Letter From Police Chief Paper Says

LAGOS – A Nigerian court on Friday released a journalist on bail after he was arrested following the publication of an article that cited a confidential letter...

Chelsea Star Victor Moses Retires From International Football With Nigeria Aged Just 27

VICTOR MOSES has announced his international retirement from the Nigeria side at the age of just 27. The Chelsea wing-back has played for the Super Eagles for six years,...

Nigerian Police Detain Journalist For Not Revealing Source Paper Says

ABUJA – Nigerian police on Tuesday detained a journalist for refusing to reveal the source of an article on a confidential letter from the chief of the force, the...

Nigerias Acting President Orders Overhaul Of Controversial Police Unit

ABUJA – Nigeria’s acting president has ordered the overhaul of a police unit following allegations of human rights violations, his spokesman said on Tuesday,...