Clashes between herdsmen, farmers kill 33 in Nigeria

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At least 33 people were killed in clashes between cattle herders and farmers in Nigeria's northern Kaduna state, a police chief says.

Nigeria court orders forfeiture of ex-oil minister's luxury $37.5m property

2017-07-20 19:06

A Nigerian court has ordered the temporary forfeiture a $37.5m property belonging to the country's ex-oil minister, with prosecutors alleging it was bought with ill-gotten funds.

Top Africa stories: Zim, Zambia, Uganda

2017-07-20 10:00

A 10 year-old girl has been killed by a lion outside her home in south-eastern Zimbabwe, and ex Zambian leader Kenneth Kaunda has been hospitalised.

Trump administration letting Africa's crises drift: Experts

2017-07-19 20:15

When President Donald Trump left his chair at this month's G20 summit while Africa was discussed and had daughter Ivanka sit in for him, critics blasted it as a breach of diplomatic protocol.

Malala meets her Chibok 'heroes' in Nigeria

2017-07-19 18:01

Nobel peace laureate Malala Yousafzai has called for a "state of emergency for education" in Nigeria, as she visited the country and met some of the Chibok school girls whose cause she championed.

Nobel winner Malala in Nigeria speaks out against Boko Haram

2017-07-19 07:24

Nobel winner Malala in Nigeria has spoken out against Boko Haram, asks government to free captives.

At least nine dead in Nigeria gas blast

2017-07-17 18:00

At least nine people have been killed and 10 others seriously injured after a gas tank exploded at a fuel complex in southeastern Nigeria, state police say.

US moves to seize $140m from Nigerian oil corruption

2017-07-16 12:24

US officials plan to confiscate $144m in corruption-tainted assets of Nigerian oil executives found in the United States including an $80m yacht.

Soldier killed in attack in Nigeria's oil-rich south

2017-07-13 20:00

One soldier has been killed and several others injured in an attack on military personnel in Nigeria's oil-rich south, a security source says, in the second incident this month in the restive region.

Five killed in Boko Haram ambush in NE Nigeria: sources

2017-07-12 20:10

Boko Haram has ambushed Nigerian troops in the country's restive northeast, leaving three soldiers and two Islamists dead, military and vigilante sources say.


Top Africa stories: Kaunda, Africa, Zim

2017-07-20 20:00

The office of the Zambian high commissioner in SA says Kenneth Kaunda is not dead,and France has refuted recent media allegations that President Emmanuel Macron made a controversial and racist remark regarding Africa.

Boko Haram suspects killed, tortured in Cameroon custody: AI

2017-07-20 13:16

Dozens of Boko Haram suspects have died in Cameroon custody, rights group Amnesty International says, with security forces torturing them in the fight against the jihadist group.

Obasanjo: 'If Americans can choose Trump, they're as human as Africa'

2017-07-20 08:27

Former Nigerian president Olusegun Obasanjo has said that there was some good in US President Donald Trump's election because "the fact that America can produce a Trump in this day and age, it means Americans are as human as we are".

Nigeria and the hunt for oil in Boko Haram's heartland

2017-07-19 19:00

Nigeria is reviving its search for oil in the country's conflict-riven northeast, aided by China and emboldened by gains made against Boko Haram.

Top Boko Boko Haram leader surrenders to Nigerian military

2017-07-19 14:00

A high ranking Boko Haram leader has reportedly handed himself over to the Nigerian military.

Call for Boko Haram peace talks masks ethnic tensions

2017-07-18 10:13

A group of community elders in northeast Nigeria where Boko Haram has waged a bloody eight-year insurgency are urging the Islamists to enter peace talks, a move some see as motivated by ethnic self-interest.

At least 8 killed in Nigeria suicide bombing: authorities

2017-07-17 12:18

At least eight people have been killed after a female suicide bomber detonated her explosives at a mosque in northeast Nigeria, in the latest attack in the restive region.

Nigerian traditional ruler suspended for faking own kidnap

2017-07-14 15:03

A traditional ruler in Nigeria's commercial hub, Lagos, has been suspended indefinitely for faking his own kidnapping, the state government says.

US, Nigeria team up to help citizens report corruption

2017-07-13 17:41

The US government is teaming up with Nigerian groups to launch a web-based platform allowing people to report everyday corruption in Africa's populous nation.

Sick Nigerian leader Buhari to return home 'very shortly:' Acting president

2017-07-12 18:01

Nigeria's acting leader says President Muhammadu Buhari ois expected to return "very shortly" after more than two months in London for medical issues as concerns grow about his health.

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