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Nigeria’s crypto coin was the future of government digital currency—a year later, it’s failed

The heralded crypto revolution hit a wall in Nigeria.

On by Kunwar Khuldune Shahid

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‘Outright remarkable’: The rising wave of combat sports in Nigeria

Combat sports are enjoying a wave of popularity in Nigeria — largely thanks to two stars, each with a massive social media presence.

On by Demi Phillips

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‘Food brings people together’: Teenager in Texas brought her family to try fufu, a traditional African food, because she saw the dish on TikTok

‘I want to try some too.’

On by Jack Alban

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‘This is so heartbreaking’: Woman shares her experience with female genital mutilation in viral TikTok

‘FGM is not talked about enough!’

On by Kathleen Wong

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Here’s why police brutality protests post in Nigeria are being flagged by Facebook

The tech company says a mixup with its systems caused the posts to be inadvertently labeled as false.

On by Mikael Thalen

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Man beaten to death after being lured by catfisher promising sex for money

The catfisher and his brother were attempting to rob the man.

On by Samantha Shaps

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Nigerian cover of ‘This is America’ banned for ‘indecent and vulgar’ lyrics

It’s been viewed millions of times on YouTube.

On by Josh Katzowitz

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Trump intercepts ‘sh*thole’ countries question asked to Nigerian leader

‘We didn’t discuss it.’

On by David Gilmour

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Donald Trump reportedly said Haitian immigrants ‘all have AIDS’ during a June meeting

He had plenty to say about Afghan and Nigerian immigrants, too.

On by Bryan Rolli

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Trump’s favorite Irish proverb is actually from a Nigerian poem

The Trump administration needs to up their Google game.

On by David Gilmour

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#FutureForOurGirls campaign spotlights the shunning of Boko Haram victims

Charities march in solidarity with Nigerian kidnap victims who face stigma.

On by Catherine Scott

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This dynamic art project wants to change LGBT rights in Africa

African artists are collaborating to raise awareness of gay rights in the region.

On by Curt Hopkins

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Nigeria falls to France in World Cup match

France eliminated Nigeria from the World Cup Monday with an almost inevitable 2-0 result.

On by Ramon Ramirez

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Suicide bombing at Nigerian World Cup viewing party kills at least 21

No terrorist group has claimed responsibility for the attack.

On by Ramon Ramirez

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Nigerian app Bride Price calculates women’s worth, sparks outrage

The creator says people just don’t understand his culture.

On by EJ Dickson

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