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#EndSARS: Mass Protests in Nigeria Against Controversial Police Unit Accused of Brutality

By Stephanie Busari, Orji Sunday and Aisha Salaudeen, CNN (CNN) — Nigerians have organized mass…

Oloture, the New Nollywood Film Shining a Light on Human Trafficking

By Aisha Salaudeen, CNN (CNN) — Dressed in a transparent and colorful blouse, a sex…

Burna Boy, Rema, Master KG Nominated for 2020 MTV EMAs

Singers Burna Boy and Rema have been nominated for the 2020 MTV European Music Awards…

A Musical Dynasty Consolidates Its Legacy

No one remembers why Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti loved Bob Marley, but in the late 1960s and…

Whot King
Maliyo Games Develops New Whot Game for Mobiles

Lagos, Nigeria – Maliyo Games studio is proud to present a captivating Whot game for…

Toyin Ojih Odutola by Beth Wilkinson
Apollo Magazine Announces 40 Under 40 Africa List of Inspiring Artists, Thinkers, & Collectors

Apollo, an international art magazine, has released its annual 40 Under 40 Africa list of…

Eronmosele Ozah by Eronmosele Ozah
Nigerian FX Makeup, Newly Viral, Seeks a Global Stage

When, in 2017, Eronmosele Ozah, the 24-year-old Nigerian makeup artist, started a combination of beauty…

Nigerian-American Journalist Chioma Nnadi Named Editor of Vogue.com

The Nigerian American journalist Chioma Nnadi has been announced as the new editor of Vogue.com,…

Novelist Tomi Adeyemi and billionaire entrepreneur Tony Elumelu are the two Nigerians on the 200 TIME 100 list of most influential people
Tony Elumelu and Novelist Tomi Adeyemi Make TIME’s 100 Most Influential People List

Three Nigerians—the billionaire entrepreneur Tony Elumelu, the novelist Tomi Adeyemi, and the cardiologist Tunji Fusho—have…

Uzo Aduba by Chris Pizzello, Invision, AP
Nigerian Actress Uzo Aduba Wins 3rd Emmy in 7 Years

The Nigerian-American actress Uzo Aduba has won her third Primetime Emmy Award, for Outstanding Supporting…