Featured stories about Nigeria
- New GV e-book: African Voices of Hope and Change 30 December 2012
- Voting for the Seven Natural Wonders of Africa 2 December 2012
- Nigeria: Senate President Calls for Social Media Censorship 30 July 2012
- Nigeria: Fury as Lagos State Government Demolishes #Makoko Slum 17 July 2012
Latest stories about Nigeria
6 March 2014
Sadiq Abacha lectured Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka after he criticised the government for honoring his father with a Centenary Award.
21 February 2014
Nigerian Pidgin English is the country's "lingua franca, understood in all 36 states. Yet, you will not find a classroom in the whole country that teaches it"
20 February 2014
Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, the ex-governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, is no stranger to controversy.
18 February 2014
To celebrate Global Voices' Food Month, take a look at these ten mouthwatering recipes from Sub-Saharan Africa, like injera, a spongy flat bread.
13 February 2014
"You blog about government wastes, get invited to a government Q&A, & collect money? Newsflash: y'all have chopped state funds"
6 February 2014
"Anyone with access to technology, Internet, qwerty keyboard, etc. can organize an impact reaching campaign that has the possibility of benefiting the society."
5 February 2014
Looking for a new recipe? Take a look at this sample of eight outstanding food blogs in Africa.
17 January 2014
Nigeria has arrested dozens of gay men under the country's new anti-gay law, Same Sex Marriage Prohibition Act, signed by President Goodluck Jonathan on January 7, 2014.
6 December 2013
Nelson Mandela, beloved statesman and Nobel Peace Prize laureate, died on December 5, 2013. Nigerians are celebrating the powerful legacy left behind by South Africa's first black president.
8 November 2013
The Benin government has announced the discovery of a source of oil in the Sèmè-Podji region. The find has pleased some, but others remain skeptical.