Nigeria, China Sign Billion-Dollar Rail Deal

Updated: Fri 21 Nov, 02:26 am

A state-owned Chinese company has signed a U.S.$12 billion agreement to build a railway along the coast between Lagos and Calabar. read more »

Nigeria Overtakes Syria in Global Terrorism Index

Updated: Thu 20 Nov, 02:02 am

Over 80 percent of the lives lost to terrorist activities occurred only in five countries - Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Nigeria and Syria - in 2013, according to the report. read more »

Invest in Africa's Youth for an 'Economic Miracle'

Updated: Mon 17 Nov, 11:45 pm

Africa can totally transform itself if it follows the example of east Asian countries and makes comparable investments in young people, says Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, executive director of the United … read more »