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Politics Feb 01Nigeria to address issues that led to visa restrictions
Nigeria's government pledged Saturday to try to address security issues the Trump administration cited in its decision to stop granting immigration visas to people from Africa's most populous nation.
World Nov 05Nigerian firefighters battle huge blazes at market in Lagos
Balogun Market, where the fires erupted, is one of Nigeria's largest textile markets.
World Mar 14Nigeria stops search efforts after school building collapse
Officials said rescue workers had reached the foundation of the collapsed three-story building and did not expect to find more people.
World Mar 13Nigeria school building collapses, trapping children inside
A three-story building collapsed in Nigeria on Wednesday, setting off frantic rescue efforts in the country's crowded commercial capital. An emergency management official said more than 40 people had been found but it was not yet clear how many had…
World Feb 13Ahead of elections, Nigerian government warns ‘fake news kills people’
The stakes are high in Nigeria ahead of Saturday's presidential vote marked by widespread discontent over unemployment, poverty and insecurity in some parts of the country.