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Abraham Achirga

Nigeria's petrol and power price rises upset business owners

15 Sep 2020

ABUJA Daniel Oyelesi, who runs a laundry business in Nigeria's capital Abuja, is reeling from the double whammy of price rises for petrol and electricity imposed in recent weeks that he says will harm his two-year-old business.

Grounded by COVID, Nigerian diners get a taste of air travel

01 Sep 2020

ABUJA Missing the thrill of air travel during the coronavirus lockdown? A Nigerian restaurant is now offering its customers the illusion of flight without them ever having to leave the ground. | Video

Nigeria restarts domestic flights amid easing coronavirus restrictions

08 Jul 2020

ABUJA Nigeria resumed domestic flights on Wednesday after a hiatus of around three months as Africa's most populous country relaxes restrictions aimed at curbing the spread of the new coronavirus. | Video

Nigeria restarts domestic flights amid easing coronavirus restrictions

08 Jul 2020

ABUJA, July 8 Nigeria resumed domestic flights on Wednesday after a hiatus of around three months as Africa's most populous country relaxes restrictions aimed at curbing the spread of the new coronavirus.

Nigerian campaigners stage protest over sexual violence

05 Jun 2020

ABUJA Nigerian rights campaigners took to the streets of the capital Abuja on Friday to raise awareness about sexual violence in the West African country after a series of high-profile rape cases.

Nigerian campaigners stage protest over sexual violence

05 Jun 2020

ABUJA, June 5 Nigerian rights campaigners took to the streets of the capital Abuja on Friday to raise awareness about sexual violence in the West African country after a series of high-profile rape cases.

Cameras roll again in Nollywood but Nigeria's cinemas still dark

27 May 2020

ABUJA/LAGOS Nigeria's film industry is creeping back to work after lockdown, and one of the first productions to resume is a new television series about a highly infectious disease that has ravaged the world. | Video

Visually impaired Nigerians struggle to navigate coronavirus challenges

25 May 2020

LAGOS Lawal Adebimpe knows she must remain a safe distance from people to help prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus in Nigeria. But her blindness means she usually holds people to navigate her way around the heaving megacity of Lagos. | Video

Nigerians shake off coronavirus lockdown boredom with group exercise

15 Apr 2020

ABUJA The bored and the brave have taken over the six-lane highways of Nigeria’s capital, now on coronavirus lockdown. | Video

Nigerian shoemakers tap national pride, nostalgia to spur local industry

05 Mar 2020

LAGOS/ABUJA Two men in grey jumpsuits brush glue onto rubber soles, while factory machines whir in the background. Elsewhere, women perched behind industrial sewing machines attach leather swatches to sturdy-looking men's shoes. | Video

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