Nigeria

Most women suffer abuse during childbirth

Most women suffer abuse during childbirth

Johannesburg: A new report says more than one-third of women in four low-income countries in Africa and Asia were slapped, mocked, forcib...Read More

Nigerian national held with 600 grams heroin in Delhi

Nigerian national held with 600 grams heroin in Delhi

New Delhi: A 37-year-old Nigerian national was arrested on Friday with 600 grams of heroin, worth around Rs 1.25 crore in the internation...Read More

India to cross China to become the most populous country by 2027: Report

India to cross China to become the most populous country by 2027: Report

The world’s population is projected to increase by 2 billion people, from 7.7 billion now to 9.7 billion in 2050, according to the report.

Over 30 killed in Nigeria triple suicide bombings

Over 30 killed in Nigeria triple suicide bombings

Over 30 people died and 42 were injured in a triple suicide attacks in a restive area of northeastern Nigeria, officials said on Monday.

Gunmen on bikes kill 34 villagers in Nigeria: Police

Gunmen on bikes kill 34 villagers in Nigeria: Police

Gunmen have killed 34 people in Nigeria’s northern Zamfara state where criminal gangs have been terrorising remote villages, police said ...Read More

900 kids freed from Nigerian insurgents

900 kids freed from Nigerian insurgents

Maiduguri: Nearly 900 children held by a pro-government militia force fighting Boko Haram insurgents in northeastern Nigeria were freed o...Read More

Singapore reports first case of monkeypox virus

Singapore reports first case of monkeypox virus

Singapore: Singapore has reported its first ever case of monkeypox, brought in by a Nigerian man thought to have contracted the rare viru...Read More

Nigeria take big step towards World Cup dream

Nigeria take big step towards World Cup dream

Dubai [UAE]: Not content with stunning Namibia on the first day of the ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup Africa Qualifier, Nigeria held their ne...Read More

Nigeria: 12 killed in Lagos school building collapse

Nigeria: 12 killed in Lagos school building collapse

Lagos: At least 12 people were confirmed dead on Thursday following the collapse of a three-storey building which housed a primary school...Read More

50-plus people missing after pipeline explodes in Nigeria

50-plus people missing after pipeline explodes in Nigeria

Warri: A local official says more than 50 people are missing after a leaking oil pipeline exploded and caused a stampede in southern Nige...Read More

Gunfire heard in cities as Nigeria finally goes to polls

Gunfire heard in cities as Nigeria finally goes to polls

Daura: Gunfire opened Nigeria’s delayed election day on Saturday as President Muhammadu Buhari seeks a second term in Africa’s most popul...Read More

Nigeria: Terror outfit Boko Haram kill 60 people in Rann town

Nigeria: Terror outfit Boko Haram kill 60 people in Rann town

Rann (Nigeria): Terrorist group Boko Haram killed at least 60 people in the northeastern town of Rann on Monday in a renewed attack. Al J...Read More

Nigeria: Many feared dead after tanker blast in Calabar

Nigeria: Many feared dead after tanker blast in Calabar

Warri: Nigerian police on Saturday said many people were feared dead after a petrol tanker veered off the road, caught fire and exploded ...Read More

Chennai: Nigerian national held for sending narcotic substance parcel to Doha

Chennai: Nigerian national held for sending narcotic substance parcel to Doha

Chennai: A 38-year-old Nigerian was arrested here Thursday in connection with the seizure of a narcotic substance, the Narcotics Control ...Read More

3 dead in Nigeria after Shiites and army clash

3 dead in Nigeria after Shiites and army clash

Abuja: Three supporters of an imprisoned Shiite cleric were killed over the weekend in the Nigerian capital Abuja after clashes with the ...Read More

Nigeria confirms 79 presidential candidates for 2019 election

Nigeria confirms 79 presidential candidates for 2019 election

Abuja: Nigeria’s electoral body on Friday confirmed that 79 candidates, including incumbent president Muhammadu Buhari, will contest in n...Read More

Over 30 killed in Nigeria pipeline fire

Over 30 killed in Nigeria pipeline fire

Warri: At least 30 people were killed when a petrol pipeline caught fire and exploded in southeast Nigeria after a raid by suspected oil ...Read More

Owner of Sterling Biotech Nitin Sandesara wanted in Rs 5,000 crore bank fraud, finds safe haven in Nigeria

Owner of Sterling Biotech Nitin Sandesara wanted in Rs 5,000 crore bank fraud, finds safe haven in Nigeria

New Delhi: There is yet another case of a businessman dogged by a case of wilful default fleeing from the clutches of law. The latest nam...Read More

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Big stars in danger as bookings & suspensions influence World Cup

Big stars in danger as bookings & suspensions influence World Cup

Moscow : The end of the group stage of the 2018 FIFA World Cup means teams can now see their routes towards the final on July 15. However...Read More

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