In Nigeria, a series of nationwide public hearings is underway into complaints by tens of thousands of people who have lost their homes and business premises as a result of forced evictions.
Nigeria, a country notorious for frequent power cuts, has privatised its power sector in an effort to improve electricity supply.
The killing of twins and other babies, whose birth is considered a bad omen, was a cultural practice among some ethnic groups in Nigeria more than 100 years ago.
People with Albinism, who are also known as Albinos, suffer some of the worst cases of discrimination and human rights abuses in Africa.
In Nigeria, there is increasing demand for private university education. Public universities in the country are perceived as poorly-managed and lacking in facilities.
As Nigerian authorities seach for new land for construction, slums dwellers in the country's main city Lagos are increasingly being evicted. A report by the human rights group Amnesty ...
Nigeria is Africa’s leading oil producer but suffers frequent fuel scarcity. For anyone doing business, this is a big problem. Many businesses have folded as a result.
Religious tensions in northern Nigeria have been heightened following the suicide bombings of churches and other violent attacks on Christians by the Islamist group Boko Haram. Nigeria is ...
Crude oil theft is a major problem in Nigeria, Africa’s largest oil exporter.