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Miss Nigeria 2020 Pageant Cancelled Due to COVID-19

Message from Green Girl Company Limited on Miss Nigeria Pageant 2020 Every year, we look…

The Future Awards Africa 2020 Announces 145 Nominees in 20 Categories

The 2020 nominees for The Future Awards Africa (TFAA), the continent’s biggest youth awards, have…

An Online Marketplace Connecting African Creatives with Customers

By Aisha Salaudeen, CNN (CNN) — What if you could find and book creative professionals…

Out of a Lagos Street Boxing Academy, Big Dreams & a Child Star

One evening in June 2013, Coach Tipo, a former boxer-turned-trainer in Egbeda, Lagos, sat outside…

SNL & Adele under Fire for Africa Sex Tourism Sketch

By Rob Picheta, CNN (CNN) — “Saturday Night Live” is facing a backlash over a…

#EndSARS: Hearings Begin into Killings of Protesters

By Eleni Giokos, Stephanie Busari, Lamide Akintobi and Eoin McSweeney, CNN (CNN) — A week…

How The Voice Newspaper Put Black Journalism on the British Map

By Hanna Ziady, CNN Business (CNN) — When clashes between residents and police erupted onto…

How Young Nigerians Found Their Voice with the EndSARS Movement

Analysis by Stephanie Busari, CNN (CNN) — For nearly two weeks angry young Nigerians have…

Nigerian Forces Opened Fire on Protesters in Lagos

By Stephanie Busari, Eoin McSweeney and Hilary McGann (CNN) — Protests against police brutality in…

Videos: #EndSARS Protesters’ Memorial Night for Victims of Police Brutality

On the night of October 16, last Friday, #EndSARS protesters gathered to honour the memories…