Nigerian entrepreneur, once honoured by Forbes, charged in US over $11m fraud

Celebrated Nigerian entrepreneur is set to face prosecution in an American court over his involvement in at least $11m fraud.

Trump denies calling Meghan 'nasty' despite audio recording

US President Donald Trump has denied calling the Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle, "nasty" despite the comments being recorded.

Netflix under fire for bad Swahili subtitles

Netflix has come under fire in Kenya for botching Swahili subtitles on its TV and film services.

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Nigeria gunmen kidnap Shell workers and kill police guards

Two senior employees of the oil company Shell have been kidnapped and their police escorts killed in Nigeria's restive Delta region, police said.

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Dozens missing after pipeline explodes in Nigeria

More than 50 people are missing after a leaking oil pipeline exploded and caused a stampede in southern Nigeria, a local official said Saturday.

Posted: 6 months ago   Views: 6173
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Nigerian President Buhari's election rejected by opposition

Nigeria’s Muhammadu Buhari won a second term as president of Africa’s biggest oil producer with promises to lift an anemic economy and tackle security threats including a devastating war against insurgents loyal to Islamic State.

Posted: 6 months ago   Views: 5440
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Nigeria Electoral Commission rules out sabotage, says nobody forced it to postpone polls

Nigeria’s Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said the decision to postpone the 2019 general elections was entirely that of the commission and not due to any external influence.

Posted: 6 months ago   Views: 3421
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Nigeria's Vice President 'safe and sound' after helicopter crash on campaign trail

Nigeria's Vice President Yemi Osinbajo escaped unhurt after his helicopter crash-landed on Saturday, his spokesman said.

Posted: 7 months ago   Views: 8180
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Nigeria police arrest 400 Shia Muslims

Nigerian police have arrested 400 members of a Shia Muslim sect after days of deadly protests in the capital.

Posted: 10 months ago   Views: 3428
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Nigerian President calls for global action on climate change, Lake Chad crisis

A variety of “festering” causes and effects surround crises around the world, Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, said.

Posted: 11 months ago   Views: 3430
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Nigeria ruling party hit by defections

Fifteen senators quit Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari’s ruling party on Tuesday and the country’s third most senior politician said he might follow suit, in a sign of growing rifts in the former military ruler’s restive political camp.

Posted: 1 year ago   Views: 4183
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Nigeria's President Buhari orders home stranded World Cup fans

Stranded Nigerian football fans camped on the floor outside the country's embassy in Moscow have been ordered home by President Muhammadu Buhari.

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New Nigeria PDP-led alliance aims to defeat Buhari

Nigeria's main opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) has formed an alliance with dozens of other parties in a bid to defeat President Muhammadu Buhari in next year's election.

Posted: 1 year ago   Views: 178
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