Tag: Nigeria

Markets
African economies see reasons for optimism despite crises

African economies see reasons for optimism despite crises

Africa already showed some resilience during the pandemic as its economic contraction...

Movies & Film
Lagos film school helps focus Nollywood's global push

Lagos film school helps focus Nollywood's global push

The joint project between EbonyLife production house, a Nigeria film powerhouse,...

Movies & Film
Lagos film school helps focus Nollywood's global push

Lagos film school helps focus Nollywood's global push

The joint project between EbonyLife production house, a Nigeria film powerhouse,...

Sports
Egypt suffer shock Afcon loss to Ethiopia, Bafana fall to Morocco

Egypt suffer shock Afcon loss to Ethiopia, Bafana fall...

Egypt lacked several other injured first choices, but were still expected to secure...

Politics
Death toll from attack on Nigeria Catholic church rises to 40: government

Death toll from attack on Nigeria Catholic church rises...

The attack by gunmen during mass at St. Francis' church in Owo last Sunday was a...

Politics
Nigeria's ruling party picks candidate for 2023 presidential poll

Nigeria's ruling party picks candidate for 2023 presidential...

No clear favourite emerged among the APC frontrunners vying to lead Africa's most...

Politics
Nigeria's VP announces run for president in 2023

Nigeria's VP announces run for president in 2023

He becomes the latest figure from the two main parties to join the race to lead...

Politics
Gunmen who killed eight people during attack on nigeria train release hostage video

Gunmen who killed eight people during attack on nigeria...

Gunmen who attacked a train in northwest Nigeria and killed eight people have released...

Development
Nigerian atheist sentenced to 24 years in in 'blasphemy case'

Nigerian atheist sentenced to 24 years in in 'blasphemy...

Nigerian atheist activist Mubarak Bala, detained in April 2020, was sentenced to...

Sports
Nigeria coach Augustine Eguavoen quits after Soccer World Cup 2022 flop

Nigeria coach Augustine Eguavoen quits after Soccer World...

Nigeria coach Augustine Eguavoen and his assistants have stepped down after the...

Politics
Lagos under 24-hour lockdown after SARS protesters ‘shot at’

Lagos under 24-hour lockdown after SARS protesters ‘shot...

Heavy security presence in Nigeria’s biggest city; dozens taken to hospital after...