#Nigeria

  • Article: This Nigerian Woman Transforms Tires Into Cool Recycled Furniture
    Girls & Women

    This Nigerian Woman Transforms Tires Into Cool Recycled Furniture

    By Joanna Prisco|July 16, 2018

    The popular entrepreneur is inspiring a new career path for women in her country. Read more

  • Article: These Nigerian Schoolgirls Are Helping Trafficking Survivors Rebuild Their Lives
    Girls & Women

    These Nigerian Schoolgirls Are Helping Trafficking Survivors Rebuild Their Lives

    July 6, 2018|News Deeply

    When the girls met trafficking survivors, they knew they had to help. Read more

  • Article: Nigerians Are Calling on Political Candidates to Prioritize Water and Sanitation
    Water & Sanitation

    Nigerians Are Calling on Political Candidates to Prioritize Water and Sanitation

    By Jasper Lo|July 5, 2018

    The Vote4WASH campaign aims to raise awareness of the need for improved WASH access. Read more

  • Article: UK Nurse Forced Women to Undergo 'Black Magic' Rituals in Landmark Modern Slavery Case
    Girls & Women

    UK Nurse Forced Women to Undergo 'Black Magic' Rituals in Landmark Modern Slavery Case

    June 28, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The nurse submitted five Nigerians to rituals, before forcing them to work in brothels. Read more

  • Article: Nigeria Must Do More to Protect Girls Against FGM, Activists Say
    Girls & Women

    Nigeria Must Do More to Protect Girls Against FGM, Activists Say

    June 15, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Nigeria accounts for a tenth of the estimated 200 million girls and women globally affected by FGM. Read more

  • Article: A Nigerian Rapper Covered 'This Is America' and It's Brilliant
    Citizenship

    A Nigerian Rapper Covered 'This Is America' and It's Brilliant

    By Daniele Selby|May 29, 2018

    "This Is Nigeria" tackles corruption, violence, and Boko Haram. Read more

  • Feature: These Gorgeous Photos Show the Complexity of the African Continent
    FeatureCitizenship

    These Gorgeous Photos Show the Complexity of the African Continent

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Daniele Selby|May 24, 2018

    Western media often portrays Africa as having one uniform culture — these photos prove otherwise. Read more

  • Article: These 8 African Cities Pledged to Eliminate Emissions by 2050
    Environment

    These 8 African Cities Pledged to Eliminate Emissions by 2050

    May 17, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    From Accra to Dar es Salaam, these cities pledged to clean up the environment. Read more