Police say children as young as five were among those released from the building in Kaduna
The recent Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Forum in Abuja, Nigeria brought together thousands of would-be entrepreneurs and potential investors.
At least 65 killed in Nigeria Boko Haram attack - state TV
As Boris Johnson moves into Downing Street, his first priority will be to demonstrate Britain’s strength beyond Europe and its ability to survive and thrive after Brexit. The Commonwealth - Britain’s international bloc that Johnson hopes can rival the EU’s soft power - is a logical place to start.
Nigeria's President Buhari submits list of cabinet nominees to Senate
Olarinde Ayanfeoluwa has found an unusual way to express herself and create art in Lagos, Nigeria. What starts out as distorted scribbles slowly shapes into portraits as well as cartoon and fantasy characters.
The collapse of a school building in Lagos killed 20 people, a health official said Friday. 45 others survived.
This episode of Inspire Africa features a non-governmental organisation in the Republic of Congo, which has embarked on a mission of supporting rural communities and empowering them to contribute to t
Nigeria's Buhari casts ballot as polls open in delayed presidential election
But just hours before the polls opened Geidam city in Yobe state was attacked by suspected Islamic extremists and dozens of residents fled.
The dye pits in Kano have been in operation for five centuries, but are now reported to be the last of their kind. Many pits have been abandoned as young people turn to city jobs instead of traditional trades.
Although the EU has deployed an election observation mission to Nigeria, its political leadership has kept its distance. With the success of Africa’s biggest democracy at risk, the EU can do more to ensure free and fair elections take place.
The UK will increase its military support to Nigeria to help protect its citizens and British workers from the "menace" of groups like Boko Haram. But the main aim of the trip is to push trade ties
Nigerians have all the right in the world to question the authority and legitimacy of our nation’s current political leadership.
Today we'll head to Nigeria where a pig farm is turning waste management and recycling into profit.
Dozens killed in central Nigeria as herders clash with farmers.
A blast in northeast Nigeria has killed at least 31 people
Three men have been filmed bursting into a packed Senate in Nigeria and stealing a symbolic mace.
Arise Fashion week features 45 designers, many from African countries
Ekene Ngige studied fine arts but now uses coffee to create paintings and portraits
The government says 76 of the 110 girls abducted in Dapchi last month by Islamist militants have been returned to the northeastern town
One hundred and ten girls remain unaccounted for following an attack on a school in the town of Dapchi in the northeastern Nigerian state of Yobe, the country’s information ministry said on Sunday.
The Islamic militant group Boko Haram is believed to be behind the attack in the northern state of Borno
More than 700 people held hostage by Nigeria's Boko Haram militants have reportedly escaped.
It's northeastern Nigeria's deadliest mass killing in 2017.