Buhari tells Nigerians to ignore rumours of his death

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has denied claims that he died and was replaced by a clone, calling the speculation "ignorant rumors." Buhari tweeted on Sunday...

Female Suicide bomber injures at least 29 in Cameroon

Cameroon’s security forces have confirmed that at least 29 people were injured in a suicide attack carried out on Wednesday by a woman in...

Man Impersonates Nigerian First Lady over email scam

A 48-year-old man appeared in court on Monday accused of attempting to defraud people around the world of $20.5 million by pretending to be...

Nigeria assigns new commander against Boko Haram

The Nigerian Army has appointed a new commander to lead the fight against Boko Haram jihadists in the country's restive northeast, where attacks on...

Four Arrested in South London for Fatally Stabbing to Death a...

Four men aged 22, 20, 21 and 23 have been arrested in South London on allegations that they fatally stabbed to death a Nigerian...

At least 16 Nigeria troops missing after Boko Haram attack

At least 16 Nigerian soldiers are missing following clashes with Boko Haram jihadists in the Lake Chad area, military and militia sources told AFP...

149 Illegal Nigerian Immigrants Sent Home from Libya

Some 149 Nigerians, stranded in war-torn Libya, have been evacuated back to their country. Ten infants are among the returnees after failed moves to Europe...

Boko Haram attack leaves 7 soldiers dead in Nigeria

At least seven Nigerian soldiers were killed in a Boko Haram jihadist attack on a military base near the Niger border, the military said...

Davido’s uncle tipped to win Nigeria governorship

Isiaka Ademola Adeleke, uncle to Nigerian music star Davido is likely to win a keenly contested governorship race as Nigeria’s opposition Peoples Democratic Party,...

Nigeria’s Davido campaigns for opposition PDP

It is not only here in Malawi where Musicians are being used by Politicians. its the whole Africa, just like Dan Lu is being...

Meet a Nigerian Man who Claims he can Control the Rain...

In a viral video shared by BBC pidgin, a Nigerian man called Godwin Onasedu, probably an herbalist said he can control rain to start...

Nigerian Gas Tanker Explosion Kills Atleast 35

At least 35 people were killed on Monday and hundreds injured when a gas tanker exploded in northern Nigerian state of Nasarawa and started...

Nollywood Actor, Aki Reveals one Thing his Height won’t Let him...

Nollywood actor, Chinedu Ikedieze, popularly known as Aki, has revealed one of the things his height won’t let him do. The diminutive actor said due...

Nigeria police arrests 57 over suspicious gay party

Police in Nigeria say they arrested 57 men over the weekend on suspicion of being gay as displays of same-sex affection are banned in...

Eight killed in Nigeria mosque bombing

At least eight people were killed after a suicide bomber detonated explosives in a mosque in north-east Nigeria. The incident happened 4.30am local time on...

Is Dangote seeking a wife?

Twitter users are offering their hand in marriage to Africa's richest man, Aliko Dangote, after the UK-based Financial Times newspaper reported that he is...

Sex-for-grades scandal: Nigerian professor sacked

A Nigerian university has sacked a professor who was caught on tape allegedly demanding sex from a female student in exchange for upgrading marks. Accounting...

Lives Claimed, 54 Vehicles Burnt after a Tanker Caught Fire on...

Nine lives have been confirmed dead and a total number of 54 vehicles burnt after a tanker carrying petrol crashed and exploded on Otedola...