Nigeria ​P​olice ​Rescue Pregnant Girls From “Baby Factory”

The Delta ​State ​Police Command said on Saturday that it​ has ​rescued eight pregnant girls​ from a baby production factory in Asaba. The spokesperson of the command, Celestina Kalu, in a statement in Asaba, said that the baby-making factory was discovered after detectives, acting on a tip-off, swooped on the premises. ​He said the operator […]

Nigerian President Rejects Gay Marriage

U.S. President Barack Obama (R) extends his hand for a hand shake with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari (L) during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House July 20, 2015 in Washington, DC. The two leaders were expected to discuss various topics including the fight against the Boko Haram terrorist group. (Photo by […]

TB Joshua Church Faces Prosecution OVER Guesthouse Collapse

Nigerian authorities said they would sue a megachurch run by one of Africa’s best known preachers, TB Joshua, for negligence after its guesthouse collapsed last year, killing 115 worshippers, most of them South Africans. The September. 12 disaster opened up a diplomatic rift with South Africa which accused Nigeria of not doing enough to rescue […]

Cameroon Bans Full-Face Veil After Suicide Bombings

Cameroon has joined the league of West-African nations to ban the Islamic full-face veil following two suicide bomb attacks. Last month Chad announced a similar ban after suspected Boko Haram militants attacks in its capital. However, the ban is effective in its far north region with an high density of Islamic faithfuls. Two women dressed […]