September 25, 2023

Nigeria: Nigeria Records 210 New Cholera Infections, 10 Deaths

[Premium Times] The report revealed that as of 27 August, Nigeria had recorded 84 suspected deaths, and 2,860 suspected cases across 25 states.
September 25, 2023

Nigeria: Diphtheria Outbreak Spreads, Over 400 Children Killed

[Vanguard] Like a wild fire, the latest outbreak of Diphtheria in Nigeria has spread to 105 Local Government Areas across the country, killing 453 children as of 24th of September, 2023.
September 25, 2023

Nigeria: 6km charity walk to support children fighting Cancer

In a bid to create awareness on early cancer detection on children the Okapi Children Cancer Foundation in Abuja, Nigeria held a 6km charity walk to support children fighting cancer.
September 25, 2023

Nigeria, China mark strengthened ties at mid-Autumn Festival celebration in Lagos

“The opportunities before us are enormous, and the potential for our collaboration knows no bounds. By maximizing business synergy between Nigeria and China - through government-backed incentives. We have the chance to create a brighter, more prosperous future for our businesses, our people, and our
September 25, 2023

Benin: Families mourn victims of contraband fuel depot fire

Benin is a major destination for smuggled fuel from Neighboring Nigeria. A decision in May by Nigeria's government to end a fuel subsidy caused a dramatic rise in prices, increasing the appetite for smuggled fuel
September 25, 2023

Nigeria: Atiku's Aide Accuses Tinubu of 'Ten Big Lies' in 119 Days

[This Day] Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar's Special Assistant on Public Communication, Phrank Shaibu, yesterday, unveiled what he described as the 10 big lies that had so far characterised the President Bola Tinubu administration.
September 24, 2023

Benin: Dozens Killed in Fuel Depot Blast

[DW] An explosion erupted at a warehouse for smuggled fuel in southern Benin. Benin's informal economy is heavily reliant on selling smuggled Nigerian fuel on the black market.
September 24, 2023

Blaze kills over 30 at illegal Benin fuel depot

The blaze erupted on Sep. 23 at a warehouse for smuggled fuel in the southern Benin town of Seme Podji near the border with Nigeria. Local residents said cars, motorbikes and tricycle taxis came to stock up on fuel at the depot.
September 23, 2023

Nigeria: Mysterious Death of Afrobeats Idol Stirs Outrage

[DW] The late Ilerioluwa Aloba, better known as MohBad, was one of the Afrobeats genre's rising stars. Nigerian fans have taken to the streets, seeking answers for his death at a Lagos hospital under vague circumstances.
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