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Under Lagos Bridges: Squalor, Crime, and the Need for a Better Option

It has become a regular occurrence that trucks fall off the Ijora-Apapa Bridge in Lagos. However, there is no time that this happens without casualties which include the passengers of these trucks and the workers...

The Nigerian Prison System in Dire Need of Reformation

Breeding a space for hardened criminals The Nigerian prison system is in dire need of reformation as successive governments have not given sufficient attention to this unique environment that should be a center of reformation...
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A Look Inside a Life of Prostitution in Italy for Nigerian Women

Italy remains one of the best countries in the world and Nigerians seems to have fallen in love with it. It's a country that has harbored numerous Nigerians who seek to enjoy a better livelihood...
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Racism and the Travails of Nigerians in Russia

In this series Nigerianreporter.com has touched on the aspirations of Nigerians in America, the plight of Nigerians in Chinese prisons, the mass exodus of Nigerians to India, and Nigerian successes and frustrations in Australia and Canada.  We...

Nigeria: The Sleeping Giant of Africa

The major sectors in Nigeria are being hijacked by the individualistic political elite who dictate the pace of the game to the detriment of their "beloved citizens". The roller coaster in which Nigeria has found itself...

Is Boko Haram Really On the Outs in Nigeria?

The continuous bomb blasts and suicide attacks from the daredevils, popularly known as Boko Haram simply show their new level  offensive against the Nigerian Army recently in the northern part of the country. It would...

Exclusive: The Plight of Nigerians in Chinese Prisons

By Nzubechukwu Okeke  It has been estimated that over 4000 Nigerians are languishing in different prisons in China. These Nigerians includes those awaiting trial or in detention while others are serving their jail term ranging from...
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Muslims Must be at the Forefront of the Fight Against Terrrorism

  By Zainab Usman In February, terrorist attacks targeted Ankara in Turkey, and Grand Bassam resort in the Ivory Coast. The Brussels Attacks, last month, claimed 35 innocent lives with over 300 people injured. There are countless attacks in Northeast...

The Obama Administration, Khartoum, South Sudan, and a Tenuous Ceasefire

As reporter Michael Richard wrote in his piece titled "The Deadly Plagues and Social Crimes of South Sudan the Youngest African Country",  "the East African country gained her independence from the Republic of Sudan...
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Brussels Attacks: Shedding Light on a Small North African Immigrant Community

The western part of Schaerbeek, Belgium is home to 130,000 people that comprise of a large Turkish immigrant community, it is also home to a large Moroccan population and other immigrant communities such as...

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President Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that his administration would find a lasting solution to the economic recession. Buhari made this known during his Independence...