#Nigeria

  • Article: South Africa Deploys Envoys Across Africa in Wake of Deadly Xenophobic Attacks

    South Africa Deploys Envoys Across Africa in Wake of Deadly Xenophobic Attacks

    Sept. 18, 2019|Voice of America

    South African diplomats are visiting seven countries, after attacks that left hundreds displaced. Read more

  • Article: Nigeria Will Help Repatriate 600 Citizens as Xenophobic Violence Continues in South Africa

    Nigeria Will Help Repatriate 600 Citizens as Xenophobic Violence Continues in South Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Sept. 10, 2019

    It’ll support those left in distress by violence aimed at African immigrants in South Africa. Read more

  • Article: South African Singer Sho Madjozi Speaks Out as Xenophobic Attacks Spark Riots

    South African Singer Sho Madjozi Speaks Out as Xenophobic Attacks Spark Riots

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Sept. 4, 2019

    Celebrities, politicians, and activists are condemning the attacks sweeping the country. Read more

  • Article: Nigerian Recyclers Reduce Plastic Waste by Exchanging Trash for Cash

    Nigerian Recyclers Reduce Plastic Waste by Exchanging Trash for Cash

    Sept. 4, 2019|Voice of America

    Nigeria is one of the biggest contributors of solid waste in Africa. Read more

  • Article: Nigeria Is Celebrating 3 Years Without Any New Wild Polio Cases
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    Nigeria Is Celebrating 3 Years Without Any New Wild Polio Cases

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Pia Gralki|Aug. 21, 2019

    This means that the entire Africa region can apply to be certified as a polio-free continent. Read more

  • Article: Meghan Markle Guest Edited 'British Vogue' — and These 15 Incredible Women Are on the Cover

    Meghan Markle Guest Edited 'British Vogue' — and These 15 Incredible Women Are on the Cover

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 29, 2019

    She’s using the opportunity to amplify amazing advocates for everything from equality to vaccines. Read more

  • Article: This British Polio Survivor Shared His 3 Wishes With Us — and You Need to Hear Them
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    This British Polio Survivor Shared His 3 Wishes With Us — and You Need to Hear Them

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Imogen Calderwood|July 19, 2019

    Colin Powell joined us in London to hand over your 27,000 petition signatures and personal messages. Read more

  • Article: This NHS Worker’s Family Has Been Hit by Malaria and Polio. Now She’s Raising Her Voice.
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    This NHS Worker’s Family Has Been Hit by Malaria and Polio. Now She’s Raising Her Voice.

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 16, 2019

    Hauwa Mohammed is a true Global Citizen — we asked her why campaigning on health care is so vital. Read more