#Nigeria

  • Article: 4 Grassroots Activists Share Stories of COVID-19 Heightening Sexual Violence in Kenya and Nigeria

    4 Grassroots Activists Share Stories of COVID-19 Heightening Sexual Violence in Kenya and Nigeria

    June 15, 2020

    Leyla Hussein and Bethel Tadesse discussed sexual violence with activists in Nigeria and Kenya. Read more

  • Article: 5 Organisations Supporting the Fight Against Sexual Violence in Nigeria

    5 Organisations Supporting the Fight Against Sexual Violence in Nigeria

    By Akindare Okunola|June 11, 2020

    These Nigerian organisations are driving impact across issues connected to sexual violence. Read more

  • Article: Doctors Fighting COVID-19 in Nigeria Are Striking to Protest Unpaid Wages and Lack of PPE

    Doctors Fighting COVID-19 in Nigeria Are Striking to Protest Unpaid Wages and Lack of PPE

    By Akindare Okunola|June 10, 2020

    This strike action comes at a critical time for Nigeria as the number of coronavirus cases climbs. Read more

  • Article: African Artists, Academics, and Activists Pen Powerful Open Letter Addressing Racism in the US

    African Artists, Academics, and Activists Pen Powerful Open Letter Addressing Racism in the US

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 10, 2020

    “America has broken our hearts. We cannot remain silent.” Read more

  • Article: 5 Challenges Facing Health Care Workers in Nigeria as They Tackle COVID-19

    5 Challenges Facing Health Care Workers in Nigeria as They Tackle COVID-19

    By Akindare Okunola|June 9, 2020

    The health care challenges plaguing Nigeria’s already frail healthcare system have been exacerbated. Read more

  • Article: Nigerians Are Turning to Social Media to Condemn Widespread Sexual Violence, Inequality, and Police Brutality

    Nigerians Are Turning to Social Media to Condemn Widespread Sexual Violence, Inequality, and Police Brutality

    By Akindare Okunola|June 4, 2020

    Online protests have become a veritable tool for Nigerians to demand accountability from leaders. Read more

  • Article: Lack of COVID-19 Testing Is Leading to a 'Silent Epidemic' in Africa, Warns WHO

    Lack of COVID-19 Testing Is Leading to a 'Silent Epidemic' in Africa, Warns WHO

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 27, 2020

    Only eight of 54 countries have conducted at least 3,000 tests for every million people. Read more

  • Feature: The Illustrious Trevor Stuurman Took Over Our Instagram to Celebrate Africa Day

    The Illustrious Trevor Stuurman Took Over Our Instagram to Celebrate Africa Day

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 26, 2020

    The photographer to the Obamas and Naomi Campbell says art is a tool for ending injustice. Read more