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  1. Peaceful demonstrations against police brutality erupted in Nigeria

    Buhari urges 'peace' as Nigeria struggles with unrest

    Nigerian authorities struggled to halt looting across the country on Sunday as crowds defied curfew orders to ransack government warehouses in the ...
  2. Amnesty says at least 56 people have died since the demonstrations began

    Nigeria's Lagos shut down after protest shooting

    Shops were shuttered and streets empty Thursday as Nigeria's largest city Lagos was locked down under curfew after unrest flared following the ...
  3. Armed men are seen near burning tires on the street, in Lagos

    Nigerian military offered Wednesday to deploy in Lagos if needed: Governor

    The Nigerian military offered on Wednesday to deploy in Lagos state if needed amid protests, the governor said on Thursday.
  4. A building burns near the Lekki toll gate, epicentre of the Lagos protests

    Unrest in Lagos after deadly Nigeria protest shooting

    Buildings were torched in Nigeria's biggest city Lagos on Wednesday as authorities shut down the economic hub after the shooting of peaceful ...
  5. FILE PHOTO:  Premier League - Manchester United v Sheffield United

    Manchester United's Ighalo slams Nigeria government after soldiers fire at protesters

    Manchester United striker Odion Ighalo says he is ashamed of the Nigerian government following reports that soldiers opened fire on protesters in ...
  6. Marcellina Akpojotor creates an art piece of a woman with a face mask using waste Ankara fabric in

    Cut from the same cloth, Nigerian waste fabric becomes art

    Marcellina Akpojotor weaves past thumping sewing machines, and leaves a Lagos shop with a bag brimming with discarded fabric. The colourful ...
  7. Kiosk store owner, Funmilayo Akinola, uses Trade Depot company's app inside her store in Lagos

    Nigerian informal retailers turn tech-savvy to stock up amid pandemic

    When the coronavirus outbreak forced shops to close in Nigeria's commercial capital Lagos, kiosk store owner Funmilayo Akinola weighed up her ...
  8. A tourist wearing protective a mask takes a selfie along the Spanish step in Rome

    Coronavirus travel: national advice not all of a piece

    Should travelers avoid parts of the world near coronavirus hotspots? Or go - but then tread carefully? The official advice they receive may depend ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: Several bikes are seen packed within the premises of Gokada bike company in Lagos

    Crowded Lagos to ban motorbikes from most of Nigerian metropolis

    Nigeria's business capital of Lagos will ban commercial motorcycles from operating in large parts of the city, the state government announced on ...