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AFCON 2023 - News
2/12/2024 11:30:46 AM
With the game beamed onto a huge screen in a Lagos stadium, Nigerian football fans put on brave faces as they watched their side lose to Ivory Coast in Sunday's Africa Cup of Nations final.

World - Africa
7/24/2023 2:51:30 PM
Lagos state government has annouced plans for a mass burial of more than 100 people killed during Nigeria's 2020 anti-police brutality rallies, sparking renewed criticism over a crackdown on protesters.

Business - Economy
1/24/2023 7:38:56 PM
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has marked the opening of a $1.5 billion, Chinese-funded deep seaport in the commercial hub of Lagos that authorities hope will help grow the West African nation's ailing economy.

COP27 - To Know
10/31/2022 2:36:57 PM
The natural resources that form ocean ecosystems can play a significant role in the socio-economic growth and development of nations.

World - Africa
6/8/2022 3:55:34 PM
Nigeria's ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) party tallied votes on Wednesday after a key primary to choose their candidate for next year's election to replace President Muhammadu Buhari.

World - Africa
11/16/2021 3:48:32 PM
A gas explosion in Lagos, Nigeria's biggest city, on Tuesday killed at least five people, including a child, an emergency services official told The Associated Press.

World - Africa
10/20/2021 12:40:30 PM
Nigerian youths held memorial protests in Lagos and Abuja on Wednesday, one year after security forces violently suppressed mass protests against police brutality and bad governance\

World - International
8/23/2021 9:44:39 AM
The church is part of Christ Embassy, an international religious group headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria, which has a record of spreading Covid-19 conspiracy theories

Arts & Culture - Music
8/10/2021 7:13:41 PM
New York, Paris and Lagos are the first cities to be announced for Global Citizen Live, which will run for 24 hours and be screened around the world via TV stations and social media

World - International
4/27/2021 10:38:21 AM
The vote was held following a request from the Greek authorities after Lagos was handed a 13-year jail term along with other leaders of the far-right Golden Dawn party in October

World - International
10/26/2020 3:09:57 PM
UK Defence Secretary Ben Wallace and Home Secretary Priti Patel authorised the armed forces to board the tanker "to safeguard life and secure a ship that was subject to suspected hijacking", the defence ministry said

World - Africa
10/25/2020 2:09:41 PM
Chaos spiralled after security forces on Tuesday opened fire on peaceful demonstrators in the centre of Lagos

World - Africa
10/24/2020 10:32:16 PM
The police order could further heighten tensions in Africa's most populous country after its worst turmoil in years

World - Africa
10/22/2020 5:05:58 PM
A Reuters witness saw two trucks carrying police heading towards the prison.

World - Africa
10/22/2020 2:41:26 PM

World - Africa
10/21/2020 7:09:52 PM
Gunmen opened fire on a crowd of over 1,000 people on Tuesday evening after a curfew was imposed to end spiralling protests over police brutality

World - Africa
10/21/2020 11:26:48 AM
A Nigerian army spokesman did not respond to requests for comment

World - Africa
10/20/2020 3:29:31 PM
Lagos state governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu announced only 'essential service providers and first responders' would be allowed on the street from 4pm (1500GMT)

World - Africa
10/17/2020 10:29:21 PM

World - Africa
8/30/2020 5:23:52 PM

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