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At least 110 Killed in Suspected Boko Haram Attack in Nigeria

At least 110 people have been killed in an attack against farmworkers in Nigeria over the weekend. The Jihadist...

Nigeria Official Threatens US News Network with Legal Action Over #EndSARS Coverage

A high-ranking Nigerian official has threatened to sanction a U.S. news network over its coverage of the #EndSARS protests in Lekki.

ICC Opens Investigation into #EndSARS Protests

The International Criminal Court (ICC) is conducting a probe into the recent #EndSARS protests in Nigeria, which resulted in at least 51...

Nigerian President Fails to Mention Lekki Shootings in National Address

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari finally addressed the nation on Thursday following two weeks of civil unrest, but citizens were left disappointed when...

Nigerian Military Opens Fire on Peaceful #EndSars Protesters

Several civilians have reportedly been shot dead or wounded during a protest against police brutality in Nigeria's biggest city, Lagos.

Nigerian Military Issues Warning to #EndSARS Protestors

The Nigerian military issued a warning dismissing protestors as "subversive elements and trouble makers" following a week of demonstrations against police brutality.

Nigeria Dissolves Special Anti-Robbery Squad #EndSARS

Nigeria's government has announced the dissolution of the controversial Special Anti-Robbery Squad following countrywide protests and global calls for it to be...

Nigerian Official Faints During Televised Niger Delta Corruption Hearing

A Nigerian official made headlines yesterday morning after he collapsed during a televised parliamentary hearing as part of an investigation into alleged...

92 Troops Killed in Boko Haram in Deadliest Raid to Date

Boko Haram extremists have killed at least 92 Chadian troops in what is being called the deadliest raid ever. "We lost 92 of our soldiers,...

Nigeria Reports Chloroquine Poisoning after Trump Lauds it as COVID-19 Treatment

Nigeria has reported that three people have overdosed on the anti-malaria drug chloroquine after President Donald Trump tweeted that it was a "cure" for...

Nigerian President Vows To Tackle Corruption

Following his recent 10-day vacation to the U.K., Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari condemned the political corruption that almost brought the country to it knees. In...

Nigerian Art Phenom

Kareem Waris Olamilekan, 11, the youngest artist in Nigeria, drew a portrait of French President Emmanuel Macron during his visit to Fela Kuti's New...

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A research document being promoted by a law enforcement training group has sparked outrage for urging local police to treat Black Lives...

Bridging the Funding Gap for Black Women Business Owners

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Rev. Jesse Jackson Writes Dutch PM Urging Him to Ban ‘Racist Black Pete’ Tradition

Civil rights icon Reverend Jesse Jackson wrote a personal letter to Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte, calling for him to cancel the...

Ethiopia Blocks Refugees from Fleeing to Sudan

Ethiopian forces are blocking people from fleeing the Tigray region and crossing the border into Sudan, according to Sudanese forces.

‘Black Voters Matter’ Sues Georgia Over Voter Purge

Black Voters Matter has filed a federal lawsuit with the United States District Court Northern District of Georgia Atlanta division, alleging that...
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