#Nigeria

  • 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

  • Article: Nigeria’s Army Just Rescued 1,000 Hostages From Boko Haram’s Grasp
    Girls & Women

    Nigeria’s Army Just Rescued 1,000 Hostages From Boko Haram’s Grasp

    By Daniele Selby|May 8, 2018

    The militant group has kidnapped thousands of girls and women in the last nine years. Read more

  • Article: 160 Babies, Children Rescued in Latest Nigerian ‘Baby Factory’ Raid
    Citizenship

    160 Babies, Children Rescued in Latest Nigerian ‘Baby Factory’ Raid

    April 27, 2018

    The victims have all been relocated to government-approved homes. Read more

  • Article: Hunger Is Making the World Less Stable, New Report Shows
    Food & Hunger

    Hunger Is Making the World Less Stable, New Report Shows

    April 16, 2018|News Deeply

    “Show me a nation that can’t feed itself, and I’ll show you a nation in chaos.” Read more

  • Article: This Woman’s Crafty Invention Is Keeping Menstruating Girls in School
    Girls & Women

    This Woman’s Crafty Invention Is Keeping Menstruating Girls in School

    April 13, 2018

    MYperiodKIT provides necessary menstrual hygiene products at an affordable cost. Read more

  • Article: Child Marriage Remains Rampant in Nigeria – But Some Girls Are Taking Action
    Girls & Women

    Child Marriage Remains Rampant in Nigeria – But Some Girls Are Taking Action

    March 27, 2018|Voice of America

    Nigeria has the largest number of child brides in Africa. Read more

  • Article: 101 Nigerian Schoolgirls, Captured by Boko Haram, Were Freed After 1 Month in Captivity
    Education

    101 Nigerian Schoolgirls, Captured by Boko Haram, Were Freed After 1 Month in Captivity

    By Phineas Rueckert|March 21, 2018

    At least one girl remains in captivity. Read more

  • Article: At Least 105 Nigerian Schoolgirls Are Still Missing After Attack by Militants
    Education

    At Least 105 Nigerian Schoolgirls Are Still Missing After Attack by Militants

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 26, 2018

    They’re feared to have been kidnapped by Boko Haram. Read more