Posts tagged Nigeria


Is it true that Nigerians are corrupt?

Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe has angered Nigeria with comments made on March 15, 2014 during his 90th birthday luncheon that Nigeria and its citizens are corrupt.
President Mugabe Thinks Nigeria Is More Corrupt Than Zimbabwe

Is it true that Nigerians are corrupt?

Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe has angered Nigeria with comments made on March 15, 2014 during his 90th birthday luncheon that Nigeria and its citizens are corrupt.

President Mugabe Thinks Nigeria Is More Corrupt Than Zimbabwe

An engineer who tweets as @ciaxon who was allegedly detained for nearly two weeks after live-tweeting a deadly shootout between Boko Haram terrorists and security forces has been released.
#FreeCiaxon: Detained Nigerian Twitter User Released

An engineer who tweets as @ciaxon who was allegedly detained for nearly two weeks after live-tweeting a deadly shootout between Boko Haram terrorists and security forces has been released.

#FreeCiaxon: Detained Nigerian Twitter User Released


A man tweeted and he has been detained without trial.

@Ciaxon was allegedly detained after tweeting his eyewitness account of a shootout between Boko Haram terrorism suspects and state security that left 20 dead.
#FreeCiaxon: Nigerian Netizen Missing After Reporting on Deadly Clashes

A man tweeted and he has been detained without trial.

@Ciaxon was allegedly detained after tweeting his eyewitness account of a shootout between Boko Haram terrorism suspects and state security that left 20 dead.

#FreeCiaxon: Nigerian Netizen Missing After Reporting on Deadly Clashes


The truth is that Africa is a continent bubbling with unending stories.

Africa is often underreported and misrepresented in mainstream media. AfricanHadithi wants to combat this. 
AfricanHadithi, a News Portal Dedicated to Telling Africa’s Story

The truth is that Africa is a continent bubbling with unending stories.

Africa is often underreported and misrepresented in mainstream media. AfricanHadithi wants to combat this.

AfricanHadithi, a News Portal Dedicated to Telling Africa’s Story

To celebrate Global Voices’ Food Month, take a look at these ten mouthwatering recipes from Sub-Saharan Africa, like injera, a spongy flat bread.

10 Dishes From Sub-Saharan Africa Everyone Needs to Try

A linguistic map of Nigeria, Cameroon, and Benin.

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”


Celebrating Netizens Who Blog in Nigerian Pidgin English

A linguistic map of Nigeria, Cameroon, and Benin.

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”

Celebrating Netizens Who Blog in Nigerian Pidgin English

A group of young volunteers from southern Germany, many of whom have lived in Africa, are calling for photos, essays, videos, blog posts or poems by locals of five major African cities. The deadline for submissions is March 31, 2014.
“Another Face of Africa”: Call for Photos, Stories

A group of young volunteers from southern Germany, many of whom have lived in Africa, are calling for photos, essays, videos, blog posts or poems by locals of five major African cities. The deadline for submissions is March 31, 2014.

“Another Face of Africa”: Call for Photos, Stories


France still keeps an eye in the affairs of its former colonie

The topic of the post-colonial evolution of francophone versus anglophone African states has always a fodder for intense debate.
Examining the Post-Colonial Evolution of Francophone and Anglophone Africa

France still keeps an eye in the affairs of its former colonie

The topic of the post-colonial evolution of francophone versus anglophone African states has always a fodder for intense debate.

Examining the Post-Colonial Evolution of Francophone and Anglophone Africa

February 11: The Internet Says No to Mass Surveillance

On February 11, people all over the world will come together to take a stand against mass surveillance. Anyone, anywhere can participate — whether you’re taking to the streets, or to the Web.

JOIN THE ACTION


Anyone with access to technology, Internet, qwerty keyboard, etc. can organize an impact reaching campaign that has the possibility of benefiting the society.

Nigerian Blogger Blossom Nnodim Talks ‘Social Media for Social Good’

Anyone with access to technology, Internet, qwerty keyboard, etc. can organize an impact reaching campaign that has the possibility of benefiting the society.

Nigerian Blogger Blossom Nnodim Talks ‘Social Media for Social Good’