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In Nigeria, film stars deploy to plead for election peace

IN NIGERIA, FILM STARS DEPLOY TO PLEAD FOR ELECTION PEACE

KANO, Nigeria - As emergencies go, it had a catchy tune. Faced with a Nigerian election that could spiral into violence, some in the...

Nigeria delays its election; candidates rush back to capital

NIGERIA DELAYS ITS ELECTION; CANDIDATES RUSH BACK TO CAPITAL

YOLA, Nigeria - Nigerians awakened on Saturday to find the presidential election delayed a week until Feb. 23 because of what the electoral...

 
 
 
Nigeria's top candidates pledge a peaceful election

NIGERIA'S TOP CANDIDATES PLEDGE A PEACEFUL ELECTION

ABUJA, Nigeria - Nigeria's president and his top challenger in Saturday's election have renewed a pledge of peace ahead of a vote marked...

SOM Breaks Ground on Alárò City in Nigeria

SOM BREAKS GROUND ON ALÁRÒ CITY IN NIGERIA

Alárò City. Image Courtesy of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill Skidmore, Owings & Merrill have broken ground on Alárò City, a new masterplan...

 
 
 
Nigeria goalkeeper Francis Uzoho joins Anorthosis Famagusta on loan

NIGERIA GOALKEEPER FRANCIS UZOHO JOINS ANORTHOSIS FAMAGUSTA ON LOAN

The Super Eagles goalkeeper completed a temporary move to the Cypriot First Division outfit on the transfer deadline day

Friday Nights in Lagos Are For Fiery Grilled Suya

FRIDAY NIGHTS IN LAGOS ARE FOR FIERY GRILLED SUYA

Food In Nigeria's largest city, no Friday night is complete without a stop for these spicy, char-grilled meat skewers In Lagos, the...

 
 
 
Nigeria midfielder Rita Chikwelu extends contract with Swedish side Kristianstad

NIGERIA MIDFIELDER RITA CHIKWELU EXTENDS CONTRACT WITH SWEDISH SIDE KRISTIANSTAD

The Super Falcons midfielder has put pen to paper, extending her stay at the Vilans IP stadium for yet another season.

'You need to forget about Chelsea' - Omeruo on loan moves, facing Messi & his journey to the top

'YOU NEED TO FORGET ABOUT CHELSEA' - OMERUO ON LOAN MOVES, FACING MESSI & HIS JOURNEY TO THE TOP

The Blues loan star has taken in a remarkable journey which has led him away from poverty in Nigeria and into one of Europe's top five...

 
 
 
Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport records low traffic on New Year's Eve

NNAMDI AZIKIWE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT RECORDS LOW TRAFFIC ON NEW YEAR'S EVE

Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, an international airport serving Abuja, in the Federal Capital Territory of Nigeria on Monday...

Mohamed Salah retains BBC African Player of the Year award

MOHAMED SALAH RETAINS BBC AFRICAN PLAYER OF THE YEAR AWARD

The Egypt international has now become the first player since Nigeria midfield maestro Jay-Jay Okocha to win the awards two years in...

 
 
 
Nigeria first to qualify for Paraguay 2019

NIGERIA FIRST TO QUALIFY FOR PARAGUAY 2019

Nigeria became the first country to book their place at the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Paraguay 2019 after beating Egypt 7-6 and qualifying...

Leon Balogun sets record with maiden Premier League goal against Crystal Palace

LEON BALOGUN SETS RECORD WITH MAIDEN PREMIER LEAGUE GOAL AGAINST CRYSTAL PALACE

The Nigeria international scored his first goal for Brighton & Hove Albion in Tuesday's triumph at the Falmer Stadium

 
 
 
Can the Super Falcons avenge Awcon opening defeat by Banyana?

CAN THE SUPER FALCONS AVENGE AWCON OPENING DEFEAT BY BANYANA?

The Super Falcons are looking to retain their title, but must avoid back-to-back defeats by Banyana Banyana

Africa Women Cup of Nations: Who will win the final?

AFRICA WOMEN CUP OF NATIONS: WHO WILL WIN THE FINAL?

Will Banyana Banyana or the Super Falcons emerge victorious in Saturday's showpiece?

 
 
 
Announcing the latest set of judges for Startup Battlefield Africa 2018

ANNOUNCING THE LATEST SET OF JUDGES FOR STARTUP BATTLEFIELD AFRICA 2018

Startup Battlefield Africa is right around the corner. This year it's in Lagos, Nigeria on December 11. As usual, we have a stellar...

America's Got Talent star and plane crash victim undergoes life-changing surgery

AMERICA'S GOT TALENT STAR AND PLANE CRASH VICTIM UNDERGOES LIFE-CHANGING SURGERY

Kechi Okwuchi, 29, was in a plane crash when she was 16 in her native Nigeria. After 100 surgeries she survived, and made it to the...

 
 
 
Blac Chyna plugs controversial skin lightening cream

BLAC CHYNA PLUGS CONTROVERSIAL SKIN LIGHTENING CREAM

"Blac Chyna is having a skin bleaching party in Nigeria. How very problematic!" one fan tweeted.

Torino loan a step towards Premier League future, says Chelsea youngster Aina

TORINO LOAN A STEP TOWARDS PREMIER LEAGUE FUTURE, SAYS CHELSEA YOUNGSTER AINA

The Blues loan star is hoping to establish himself in Serie A and learn the tactical side of the game to fulfil a future dream back...

 
 
 
Rohr, Mikel snub Ronaldo & Salah - How Nigeria voted at the Fifa Best Awards

ROHR, MIKEL SNUB RONALDO & SALAH - HOW NIGERIA VOTED AT THE FIFA BEST AWARDS

The Super Eagles coach and captain both went for Modric in their votes, ditching the Juventus and Liverpool forwards

Second person is struck down with deadly monkeypox virus in UK

SECOND PERSON IS STRUCK DOWN WITH DEADLY MONKEYPOX VIRUS IN UK

Public Health England today confirmed a second person has been struck down the virus. They had travelled to Nigeria where they are...