Former Nigerian Defense Chief Denies Fraud Accusations

Air Marshall Alex Badeh, the former Nigerian defense chief, pleaded not guilty to charges of fraud, money laundering and criminal breach of trust involving...

Nigeria Removes Over 23,000 Ghost Workers from Payroll

Nigeria’s economy is struggling, with turmoil at every turn. But the country announced a way to reduce its monthly expenses by 2.3 billion naira....

Nigeria Pencil-Making Scheme Aims to Create 400,000 Jobs

With the Naira currency in a slump and oil prices at record lows, Nigeria is turning its focus to the manufacturing of pencils for...

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Explosion at Central Bank of Nigeria, Injuries Reported

Several injuries were reported at the Central Bank of Nigeria after an explosion erupted Friday afternoon. The building, located in Calabar, was under renovation...

Nigeria Mulls Push for Locally-Made Products

Nigeria is struggling with a growing deficit. Imported good prices are rising as the country’s economic growth has slowed. A social media campaign has...

People Detained in Northeast by Military “Disappearing”

Nigeria’s military is rounding up people that are never seen again, according to recent reports. Accusations have been raised in Nigeria’s northeastern region this...