#Nigeria

  • Article: Thousands of Nigerian Trafficking Survivors Left Without Food or Money During Italy Lockdown

    Thousands of Nigerian Trafficking Survivors Left Without Food or Money During Italy Lockdown

    By Leah Rodriguez|July 10, 2020

    Volunteers stepped in to provide assistance. Read more

  • Article: Watch! Yemi Alade Wows With 'Shekere' Performance at ‘Global Goal: Unite for Our Future’

    Watch! Yemi Alade Wows With 'Shekere' Performance at ‘Global Goal: Unite for Our Future’

    By Akindare Okunola|June 27, 2020

    The concert brought together artists, world leaders, and activists, to fight COVID-19 for everyone. Read more

  • Article: Nigerian Choreographer Seyi Oluyole Is Using Dance to Help Children Stay in School

    Nigerian Choreographer Seyi Oluyole Is Using Dance to Help Children Stay in School

    By Akindare Okunola|June 27, 2020

    Dreamcatchers Academy founder Oluyole and her dancers just joined Global Goal: Unite for Our Future. Read more

  • Article: How I Found My Way to Advocating for Safe Water and Sanitation in Nigeria and Beyond

    How I Found My Way to Advocating for Safe Water and Sanitation in Nigeria and Beyond

    June 23, 2020

    We must ensure that health care workers everywhere have access to water, sanitation, and hygiene. Read more

  • Article: Amid a Stand-off With the Government Over Unpaid Wages, Nigerian Doctors Call Off Strike

    Amid a Stand-off With the Government Over Unpaid Wages, Nigerian Doctors Call Off Strike

    By Akindare Okunola|June 23, 2020

    The doctors are calling off the strike to allow the government time to meet outstanding demands. Read more

  • Article: African Countries Unite to Create Online Market to Increase Access to COVID-19 Medical Supplies

    African Countries Unite to Create Online Market to Increase Access to COVID-19 Medical Supplies

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 23, 2020

    The platform will work like eBay or Amazon, and will help lower the cost of supplies too. Read more

  • Article: Countries That Contributed to Slavery Must Be Held Accountable: UN Human Rights Chief

    Countries That Contributed to Slavery Must Be Held Accountable: UN Human Rights Chief

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 22, 2020

    This includes formal apologies, truth-telling processes, and reparations. Read more

  • Article: How COVID-19 Is Hitting Employment in Nigeria — and Pushing People Into Poverty

    How COVID-19 Is Hitting Employment in Nigeria — and Pushing People Into Poverty

    By Akindare Okunola|June 16, 2020

    Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are responsible for most of Nigeria's employment. Read more