#Nigeria

  • Article: These Nigerian Women Are Fighting For Gender Equality and Maternal Health
    PartnerGirls & Women

    These Nigerian Women Are Fighting For Gender Equality and Maternal Health

    Dec. 13, 2018|HP Inc.

    These two reproductive health advocates are part of a new generation of changemakers. Read more

  • Article: Nigerian Superstar D'banj Says It’s on All of Us to End Extreme Poverty
    Citizenship

    Nigerian Superstar D'banj Says It’s on All of Us to End Extreme Poverty

    By Mbali Kgame|Nov. 30, 2018

    D’banj is using his music to contribute towards ending poverty. Read more

  • Article: Tiwa Savage Isn't Apologizing for Being a Female Afrobeat Artist
    Girls & Women

    Tiwa Savage Isn't Apologizing for Being a Female Afrobeat Artist

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 30, 2018

    The pop star fights to stay on top in Nigeria’s male-dominated music industry — and empower others. Read more

  • Article: Angelina Jolie Is Bringing a Film Festival Combatting Sexual Violence in Conflict to London
    Girls & Women

    Angelina Jolie Is Bringing a Film Festival Combatting Sexual Violence in Conflict to London

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 26, 2018

    The British Film Institute hosted the festival in London. Read more

  • Article: 'Humans of New York' Creator Is Turning His Lens on the People of Johannesburg
    Citizenship

    'Humans of New York' Creator Is Turning His Lens on the People of Johannesburg

    By Thato Mahlangu|Nov. 12, 2018

    The blog, which has over 20 million social media followers, connects people from all over the world. Read more

  • Article: This Instagram Model Is Changing Perspectives of Tribal Scars in Africa
    Girls & Women

    This Instagram Model Is Changing Perspectives of Tribal Scars in Africa

    By Hlumelo Siphe Williams|Oct. 31, 2018

    Nigerian Adetutu Alabi has been teased her whole life for her markings — now she’s fighting back. Read more

  • Article: A Father, a Teenager, a Vaccinator: 3 People From 3 Countries on the Frontline of the Fight Against Polio
    AdvocacyHealth

    A Father, a Teenager, a Vaccinator: 3 People From 3 Countries on the Frontline of the Fight Against Polio

    Oct. 24, 2018

    Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Nigeria are working to end polio for good. Read more

  • Article: Hidden in Diaries, Untold Stories of Boko Haram Survivors Feature in Film
    Girls & Women

    Hidden in Diaries, Untold Stories of Boko Haram Survivors Feature in Film

    Oct. 23, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The Nigerian government failed to defeat Boko Haram militants who waged an insurgency since 2009. Read more