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Twin bombs in Nigeria's Borno state kill seven and injure 12 | Reuters

May 30, 2015

Twin bombs in Nigeria's Borno state kill seven and injure 12 | Reuters

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria - At least seven people died and 12 were injured when twin bomb blasts by suspected Boko Haram militants struck a wedding party in northeast Nigeria's Borno state on Friday, locals said. The explosions, two minutes apart, hit the remote town of Tashan Alade at about 6 a.m. #Sports #India #France #Italy #Argentina #Nigeria #United Kingdom #Belgium #opinion
Muhammadu Buhari sworn in as Nigeria president after historic win

May 29, 2015

Muhammadu Buhari sworn in as Nigeria president after historic win

Muhammadu Buhari was sworn in as Nigeria's new head of state on Friday in a ceremony mixing military pomp with cultural tradition after he won the first opposition victory over a sitting president in the nation's history. #Elections #NewsTracker #Nigeria #military #Buhari #pomp
Hundreds of youths protest in Nigeria's Kano over alleged blasphemy - police| Reuters

May 23, 2015

Hundreds of youths protest in Nigeria's Kano over alleged blasphemy - police| Reuters

KANO, Nigeria Hundreds of youths ran through the streets of the northern Nigerian city of Kano shouting "Allahu Akbar" (God is greatest) on Friday to protest against a Muslim cleric accused of blasphemy, and set fire to a sharia court, police said. The young men took to the streets around 10 a.m. #Economy #India #Middle East #science #Health #markets #Africa #Argentina #Nigeria #Copyright #Latin America #opinion
Suicide bomber in northern Nigeria kills at least 7 - witnesses| Reuters

May 16, 2015

Suicide bomber in northern Nigeria kills at least 7 - witnesses| Reuters

DAMATURU, Nigeria A young female suicide bomber blew herself up in Damaturu, the capital of northern Nigeria's Yobe State, killing at least seven people on Saturday, witnesses said. The girl detonated the explosives at a busy market near a bus station #Business #Economy #Sports #China #Technology #France #Africa #Nigeria #United Kingdom #Belgium #opinion #lifestyle
Boko Haram retakes Nigerian town of Marte in Borno state| Reuters

May 16, 2015

Boko Haram retakes Nigerian town of Marte in Borno state| Reuters

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria Boko Haram militants retook the Nigerian town of Marte in Borno state, which had been liberated in February, the state deputy governor said. "It is sad as we have been made to understand that Marte is today completely fallen under the control of the insurgents, which to us is a very huge set back," Borno's deputy governor Zannah Umar Mustapha said #Economy #Sports #United States #science #Nigeria #United Kingdom #Latin America #Entertainment #lifestyle

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Why hasn't a team from Africa won the FIFA World Cup?

Jan 22, 2013

Why hasn't a team from Africa won the FIFA World Cup?

The African Nations Cup gives us a chance of looking at Africa's finest teams and wonder once again: why have they despite all their talent not yet won the World Cup #OnOurMind #Nigeria #KickingAround #Ghana #Cameroon