Nigeria

The West African name hails from the Nigerian language of Igbo, which translates into the phrase “gift of god.”

A newly constructed church in Nigeria collapses. At least 160 people killed.

Houses were torched, suicide bombers detonated devices and militants opened fire near Nigeria's largest northeastern city.

Boko Haram has surpassed the number of fatalities claimed by the Islamic State (formerly known as ISIS).

The ongoing clash between Nigeria‘s armed forces and the Islamist militants Boko Haram has been largely a one-sided affair with the terrorist group seemingly taking…

This past week has been nothing short of amazing for ballet dancer Misty Copeland. She recently made history as the first African-American woman to become…

Women talk about issues including being pressured to stay in abusive relationships, slut-shaming and double standards for men and women.

When news broke that 200 girls were rescued from Boko Haram terror camps, many believed that the #BringBackOurGirls movement had taken a positive turn. However,…

Is there finally good news coming out of Nigeria? It’s being reported that Nigerian troops rescued 200 girls and 93 women Tuesday in the Sambisa…

Muhammadu Buhari has officially won Nigeria’s presidential election, beating Goodluck Jonathan by nearly 2 million votes. This is the first time in the country’s history…

Although social media has significantly quieted down on this issue in recent months, #bringbackourgirls is still an extremely urgent topic that warrants our unwavering attention.

Queens Of Africa  a Nigeria-based company has released the latest line of pretty Black Barbies and they’re hugely popular and have impressively surpassed the sales of…