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Afcon qualifying: Lesser lights take centre stage on final weekend

AFCON QUALIFYING: LESSER LIGHTS TAKE CENTRE STAGE ON FINAL WEEKEND

When the Confederation of African Football ratified an expansion to the Africa Cup of Nations in July 2017, introducing eight more...

Super Eagles' Afcon qualifier scoreline flatters to deceive

SUPER EAGLES' AFCON QUALIFIER SCORELINE FLATTERS TO DECEIVE

Exactly 39 years to the day on which Nigeria won their first ever African title, the current iteration underwhelmed in their final...

 
 
 
South Africa's FlexClub raises $1.2M, partners with Uber Mexico

SOUTH AFRICA'S FLEXCLUB RAISES $1.2M, PARTNERS WITH UBER MEXICO

FlexClub , a South African startup that matches investors and drivers to cars for ride-hailing services, closed a $1.2 million seed...

2nd day of searching at Nigeria school building collapse

2ND DAY OF SEARCHING AT NIGERIA SCHOOL BUILDING COLLAPSE

LAGOS, Nigeria - Search and rescue work continues in Nigeria a day after a building containing a school collapsed with scores of children...

 
 
 
Many children feared dead, trapped as school building collapses in Nigeria

MANY CHILDREN FEARED DEAD, TRAPPED AS SCHOOL BUILDING COLLAPSES IN NIGERIA

A three-story building collapsed on a primary school in Lagos, Nigeria shortly after the day's classes had begun, sparking fears that...

Sencillo Beach House / cmDesign Atelier

SENCILLO BEACH HOUSE / CMDESIGN ATELIER

© Medina Dugger Architects: cmDesign Atelier Location: Lagos, Nigeria Category: Houses Area: 9687.52 ft2 Project Year: 2019 Photographs:...

 
 
 
50-plus people missing after pipeline explodes in Nigeria

50-PLUS PEOPLE MISSING AFTER PIPELINE EXPLODES IN NIGERIA

WARRI, Nigeria - A local official says more than 50 people are missing after a leaking oil pipeline exploded and caused a stampede...

Nigeria's president is re-elected after delayed, bumpy vote

NIGERIA'S PRESIDENT IS RE-ELECTED AFTER DELAYED, BUMPY VOTE

ABUJA, Nigeria - Nigeria's president was declared the clear winner of a second term in Africa's largest democracy early Wednesday,...

 
 
 
In Nigeria vote, armed vigilantes work to keep the peace

IN NIGERIA VOTE, ARMED VIGILANTES WORK TO KEEP THE PEACE

YOLA, Nigeria - One by one the uniformed men carrying crude weapons and wearing traditional amulets materialized on the dark street...

Nigeria counts votes as nation awaits election outcome

NIGERIA COUNTS VOTES AS NATION AWAITS ELECTION OUTCOME

YOLA, Nigeria - Vote counting continued Sunday as Nigerians awaited the outcome of a presidential poll seen as a tight race between...

 
 
 
Wilfred Ndidi wants clinical Leicester City against Crystal Palace

WILFRED NDIDI WANTS CLINICAL LEICESTER CITY AGAINST CRYSTAL PALACE

The Foxes last won a game in New Year's Day and the Nigeria international has charged his side to work harder for a change in fortune

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...