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Suicide blast in Nigeria leaves 10 dead

Added: 17.01.2018 20:00 | 0 views | 0 comments

Preliminary reports indicate at least 10 people were killed after four female suicide bombers detonated explosives in the Nigerian city of Maiduguri, according to a spokesman for the National Emergency Management Agency.

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Nigerian couple meet on Facebook and marry one week later

Added: 12.01.2018 21:25 | 4 views | 0 comments

It was a day before New Year's Eve, and Nigerian furniture maker Chidimma Amedu was determined to find a wife.


From rural Nigeria to an MIT-backed startup -- with a Nokia phone

Added: 12.01.2018 13:53 | 2 views | 0 comments

I'm a 19-year-old developer at an MIT-backed startup called dot Learn in Lagos, living in the bustle of Nigeria's largest city. But until recently my life was quite different.

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Facebook user posts graphic photos of FGM

Added: 10.01.2018 11:50 | 5 views | 0 comments

A Nigerian man has caused outrage after he posted graphic pictures on Facebook showing children apparently being circumcised.


Nigeria bobsled driver: 'Don't fear the unknown'

Added: 29.12.2017 9:49 | 4 views | 0 comments

The journey begins in a Texas garage, where an international track and field athlete constructs a makeshift wooden sled.

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This passionate singer takes songs of hope to Nigerian prisoners

Added: 21.12.2017 12:10 | 6 views | 0 comments

When Yinka Lawanson (better known by his stage name "Lamboginny") launched his debut album in October 2017, he chose Nigeria's Kirikiri Maximum Security Prison as the venue.


Can snakebite crisis be stopped?

Added: 20.12.2017 12:04 | 7 views | 0 comments

Rainy seasons in Nigeria bring out venomous snakes, which emerge from their shelters to hunt and breed.

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Inside Nigeria's million dollar wedding industry

Added: 15.12.2017 16:10 | 3 views | 0 comments

As the year draws to a close, wedding season in Nigeria begins.

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Nigerian bobsled driver on Olympics: 'It's beyond a dream'

Added: 13.12.2017 0:10 | 8 views | 0 comments

As a child she dreamed of being the first woman in the NBA. At Pyeongchang next year, Seun Adigun will drive the first African bobsled in Olympic history.


Niger ambush investigation focuses on key questions

Added: 07.12.2017 6:41 | 6 views | 0 comments

The Pentagon's investigation into the October ambush of a Green Beret-led team in Niger, which killed four US soldiers, is focusing on several areas where problems may have occurred before and after the attack, CNN has learned.


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