• Search results for Nigeria
Image Title

Coach Calling: Unlearning discrimination in the light of the clash between Nigerian and Indian students

We can definitely UNLEARN it and RE-LEARN one-ness, which will not only make our lives wholesome, but truly humane

Published on 25th October 2022

Nigerian students attacked at private university? UGC demands detailed action report

It was on Friday that clashes allegedly broke out between Nigerian and local students at the GD Goenka University in Gurugram

Published on 19th October 2022

Abducted four months ago, thirty school children in Nigeria finally released

The students were abducted from their schools in an ambush along with five teachers

Published on 22nd October 2021

In a first for any UK institution, Cambridge to hand over a looted Benin bronze statue to Nigeria 

The college set up a working group to examine the legacy of slavery and the group concluded that the statue "belongs with the current Oba at the Court of Benin"


Published on 16th October 2021

Parents of abducted Nigerian students call for international help 

The abduction at Bethel Baptist High School is the fourth in Kaduna state in the past six months

Published on 10th July 2021

Seven schools in Nigeria's Kebbi shut after gunmen attack secondary school in the area

A group of unidentified gunmen attacked the college in Birnin Yauri area of the state, killing a police officer and abducted an unspecified number of students and at least three teachers

Published on 21st June 2021

Group of gunmen attack school in Nigeria, abduct more than 200 students

The school is an unconventional one where parents send their children on a daily basis for the purpose of acquiring Islamic education

Published on 31st May 2021

Gunmen attack school in Nigeria, numerous students abducted

This latest incident comes just days after 279 school girls, who were abducted from the Government Girls Science Secondary School in Zamfara state on February 26, were released on March 2

Published on 12th March 2021

Unicef to support released Nigerian schoolgirls with psychosocial support

Unicef called on the government of Nigeria to take all measures to protect schools in the country so that children will not be fearful of going to school, and parents afraid of sending them

Published on 3rd March 2021

All Nigerian students kidnapped from their boarding school in Zamfara have been released

Local police said on Friday that a total of 317 students were abducted by gunmen from the all-girls secondary school in Zamfara

Published on 2nd March 2021

The 42 children who were abducted from a Nigerian school two weeks ago have been freed

Nigeria has seen several such attacks and kidnappings over the years, notably the mass abduction in April 2014 by jihadist group Boko Haram of 276 girls from the secondary school in Chibok in Borno 

Published on 27th February 2021

Hundreds of Nigerian schoolgirls go missing in mass abduction by large groups of armed men

Several large groups of armed men operate in Zamfara state, described by the government as bandits, and are known to kidnap for money and for the release of their members from jail.

Published on 26th February 2021

UNICEF calls for the immediate release of children abducted by gunmen in Nigeria

In a statement, Peter Hawkins, a representative for UNICEF Nigeria, strongly condemned the attack and called for the children's safe return to their families

Published on 18th February 2021
Science College

Unidentified gunmen storm secondary school in north-central Nigeria, abduct students

The Government Science College, located in Kagara, a town in Niger state, accommodate about 1,000 students and staff members

Published on 17th February 2021

Nigerian scientist studies the country''s coronavirus variant

Virologist Sunday Omilabu says the information he gathers about the variant will help battle the spread of the disease in Nigeria

Published on 4th January 2021

Search results 1 - 15 of 21