Taekwondo: Korean centre trains Abuja residents on self-defence

Nigeria, Dec. 3 -- Grunts, panting, wheezing were some of the sounds that emanated from the vast training room at the Korean Cultural Centre, Abuja as over 70 adults took lessons in Taekwondo, a defen... Read More

Group explores salsa to fight gender violence, rape

Nigeria, Nov. 26 -- Global Rights on Monday organised a dancing event tagged #dancingwithconsent aimed at calling attention to the scourge of violence against women and rape. It was an evening of dan... Read More

How we're leveraging technology to empower Nigerian youth - Minister

Nigeria, Nov. 22 -- The minister of youth and sports, Sunday Dare, on Thursday said for any nation to reach its full potentials, it must leverage the power of technology to empower its teeming youth. ... Read More

Nollywood Awards: Pete Edochie, Charles Inojie, Ogidan, others honoured

Nigeria, Nov. 17 -- Veteran Hollywood actor, Pete Edochie; comic act, Charles Inojie and UK based celebrity actress, Funmi Ogidan Bello, were some of the stars honoured at the Nelas/Hollywood lifetime... Read More

Under Buhari, Nigeria records worst attacks on journalists in 34 years - Report

Nigeria, Nov. 10 -- Nigeria was one of the focal points for discussion when over 200 journalists across Africa gathered in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, for a conference on free speech and freedom of exp... Read More

Global editors' body shuts down over funding

Nigeria, Nov. 7 -- The Global Editors Network (GEN) announced Thursday that it will cease its activities due to lack of sustainable finances. The decision comes nine years since GEN's founding. GEN,... Read More

New movie, '45 minutes,' premieres in Abuja

Nigeria, Oct. 27 -- Actors, actresses and movie enthusiasts gathered in Abuja on Saturday for the premiere of '45 minutes', a movie which focuses on the internal workings of detectives in the Nigerian... Read More

Laongo: Where African sculptors etch memories, art on granite

Nigeria, Oct. 12 -- Any tourist who visits Ouagadogou and fails to stop over at the Laongo Sculpture Symposium (Sculptures Sur Granite De Laongo) just a few kilometres from the capital of Burkina Faso... Read More

Exciting world of Ouagadougou's female moped riders

Nigeria, Oct. 5 -- A walk or drive through the winding but well-paved streets of Ouagadougou, for a first-timer, would reveal one startling fact: the high number of females who zoom through with moped... Read More

'Chameleon' film by Investigative journalist, Anas, screened in Ouagadogou

Nigeria, Sept. 29 -- A film, Chameleon, which details the exploits of investigative journalist, Anas Anas, was screened on Thursday night at a journalism conference in Ouagadogou, Burkina Faso. Anas ... Read More