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Feb 23, 2019
After week-long delay and conspiracy claims, Nigeria goes to polls at last; series of blasts rock Maiduguri cityNigerians began voting for a new president on Saturday after a week-long delay that has raised political tempers, sparked conspiracy claims and stoked fears of violence. Shortly before polls opened, a series of blasts rocked the northeastern city of Maiduguri, which has been repeatedly hit by Boko Haram Islamists.
Dec 03, 2018
Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari rubbishes death and imposter rumours; calls opponents 'ignorant and irreligious'Nigeria’s President Buhari on Sunday denied claims that he had died and been replaced by a Sudanese impostor, breaking his silence on a rumour that has circulated on social media for months.
Sep 18, 2018
Nigeria flooding: National disaster declared after 100 die; president releases $8.3 million for relief materialsNigeria has declared a national disaster after severe flooding left about 100 people dead across 10 states, the country's main relief agency said on Tuesday.
Aug 10, 2018
17 Nigerian soldiers killed in latest Boko Haram attack on military base; government claims militant group has been 'decimated'On Wednesday evening, heavily armed Boko Haram jihadists in trucks stormed and looted weapons and vehicles from a military base in Garunda village in Borno State, the epicentre of the Islamist insurgency that has been raging for nine years.
Jul 24, 2018
Nigerian government storms football federation headquarters, replaces group in control with FIFA-backed chiefThe Nigeria Football Federation says officers from the state intelligence agency have "stormed" its headquarters, removed a group who claimed to be in control, and restored the FIFA-backed head of Nigerian football to office.
Jun 25, 2018
Nigeria imposes curfew after 70 people die in communal clashes; security agencies put on alertNigeria imposed a dusk to dawn curfew on Sunday in central Plateau state after least 70 people died in communal clashes between farmers and semi-nomadic herders over the weekend.
May 31, 2018
FIFA World Cup 2018: Nigeria president Muhammadu Buhari urges Super Eagles to demonstrate gallant spirit in RussiaNigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has charged the Super Eagles to call on the gallant Nigerian spirit at the World Cup in Russia, saying they carry the emotions of over 180 million Nigerians
Apr 25, 2018
Two priests among 18 killed in attack on Nigerian church; President Muhammadu Buhari terms violence 'satanic'Around 30 suspected herdsmen attacked the Mbalom community in the volatile region killing the worshippers and the two priests, said Benue state police commissioner Fatai Owoseni in the state capital of Makurdi.
Jan 16, 2018
Ethnic violence killed 83 in Nigeria in two weeks of 2018: President Muhammadu Buhari vows to punish perpetratorsNigeria will punish all those behind an outbreak of deadly clashes between cattle herders and farmers, President Muhammadu Buhari said on Monday
May 11, 2016
'Fantastically corrupt': Watch David Cameron throw shade on Afghanistan, NigeriaBritish Prime Minister David Cameron was caught on camera describing Nigeria and Afghanistan as "fantastically corrupt" in a conversation with the Queen.