Nigeria

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Met Police investigate officer for Nigerian Big Brother appearance

Met Police investigate officer for Nigerian Big Brother appearance

A Metropolitan Police officer is facing an internal investigation for appearing on Nigerian Big Brother despite being refused permission to do so.

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Thursday, February 15, 2018

First Boko Haram member sentenced for Chibok kidnapping

First Boko Haram member sentenced for Chibok kidnapping

First Boko Haram member sentenced for Chibok kidnapping

Haruna Yahaya has been handed a 15-year prison sentence

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Couple arrested for 'keeping pregnant women at home and creating baby factory' in Nigeria

Couple arrested for 'keeping pregnant women at home and creating baby factory' in Nigeria

Couple arrested for 'keeping pregnant women at home and creating baby factory'

Adeola Adebayo and Rita Adebayo are suspected of selling women's babies without consent

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Teenage suicide bomber kills at least 50 in Nigerian mosque

Teenage suicide bomber kills at least 50 in Nigerian mosque

Teenage suicide bomber kills at least 50 in Nigerian mosque

The mosque in Mubi was full of people who were attending morning prayer at the time of the attack

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

FA apologises to two women players after Parliamentary committee finds Mark Sampson made discriminatory remarks

Former England women's football manager Mark Sampson guilty of racially abusing Eni Aluko and Drew Spence

Former England women's football manager Mark Sampson guilty of racial abuse

FA executives face grilling from MPs following publication of damning report about racism aimed at Eni Aluko and Drew Spence

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

British Airways open investigation into Snapchat video of women making comments about Nigerian passengers

British Airways investigating Snapchat video of stewardess's racist comments about Nigerian passengers' genitals

British Airways open investigation into Snapchat video about Nigerian passengers

A video emerged of a stewardess for the airline making racist comments about Nigerian passengers

Friday, August 11, 2017

Friday, August 11, 2017

Man who fired gun while fleeing police sentenced to 10 years

Kojo Kyei-Bamfo: Man who fired gun while fleeing police in Brixton sentenced to 10 years in jail

Man who fired gun while fleeing police sentenced to 10 years in jail

26-year-old Kojo Kyei-Bamfo was jailed over an incident which occurred in April 2016

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Boko Haram: Four suicide bombers kill 19 and injure at least 23 in Nigeria

Boko Haram: Four suicide bombers kill 19 and injure at least 23 in Nigeria

Boko Haram: Four suicide bombers kill 19 and injure at least 23 in Nigeria

One bomber targeted a group of mourners and another detonated a device when approached by a Civilian Joint Task Force member

Friday, April 21, 2017

Friday, April 21, 2017

30 Manchester United fans die after being electrocuted while watching Anderlecht match

30 Manchester United fans die of electrocution while watching Anderlecht match

Incident took place in Calabar after high-tension power cable fell on supporters watching match on satellite television

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Nigeria's laws against homosexuality are extremely strict

53 charged over fugitive gay wedding in Nigeria

53 charged over fugitive gay wedding in Nigeria

Witnesses face jail terms over wedding of two men on the run

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Boko Haram plot to attack US and UK embassies foiled by Nigerian officials

Boko Haram plot to attack US, UK embassies foiled by Nigerian officials

Boko Haram plot to attack US, UK embassies foiled by Nigerian officials

Securities officials claim they broke up a plan to attack western establishments late in March

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Former secretary fortifies 47 cars to Federal Government in Nigeria

Nigerian official Godknows Igali forced to hand over 47 brand-new cars to Federal Government

Former secretary fortifies 47 cars to Federal Government in Nigeria

Former power ministry allegedly hid the card at a series of secret locations

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

10-year-old girl dies after triggering her suicide vest at IDP camp in Nigeria

10-year-old girl dies after triggering suicide vest at displaced persons' camp in Nigeria

Girl, 10, blows herself up at displaced persons' camp in Nigeria

The child blew herself up in north-east Nigeria, according to a civilian vigilante, no one else was injured

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Boko Haram believed to be 'using babies' in suicide bombings

Boko Haram 'using babies in suicide bombings'

Boko Haram 'using babies in suicide bombings'

Female suicide bombers in Nigeria are now carrying babies in Nigeria to avoid detection, a report has claimed

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Does The UK Need Trump Style ‘Extreme Vetting’ of Muslims?

Trump-style 'extreme vetting' already exists in Britain - we don't need to change anything

'Extreme vetting' already exists in Britain - we don't need to change anything

Oshin Shahiean, solicitor and senior immigration adviser at OTS Solicitors, says Britain is already well-protected and there's no need to panic after Berlin attack

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Nigerian army claims to have fatally wounded Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau

Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau killed in airstrike, Nigerian army claims

Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau fatally wounded, claims Nigerian army

An airstrike by the Nigerian military claims Shekau sustained fatal wounds to the shoulders

Monday, August 15, 2016

Monday, August 15, 2016

Chibok girls: 'The government need to get the local community on side', says security expert

Boko Haram Chibok video: Security expert Will Geddes on how the Nigerian government should get the girls back

Security expert Will Geddes on how to get the Chibok girls back

Boko Haram have released a video showing the girls from Chibok they abducted in 2014

Boko Haram have released a new video showing abducted girls from Chibok

Boko Haram wants the world to focus on Chibok schoolgirls – but Isis affiliate is at war with itself

Boko Haram wants us to focus on schoolgirls - and ignore internal power struggle

It is not clear who now leads the Nigerian Islamist group

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Wednesday, August 10, 2016