Abuja, Latest News
Abuja is the capital and eighth most populous city of Nigeria. Located in the centre of the country within the Federal Capital Territory, it is a planned city built mainly in the 1980s.
240 inmates escape from Nigeria prison
Abuja, Sep 14 At least 240 inmates escaped after unidentified gunmen attacked a jail in Nigeria's Kogi state, ... ...
Death toll from Nigeria's cholera outbreak reaches 1,768
Abuja, Aug 25 The ongoing cholera outbreak in Nigeria has killed 1,768 people in the country since its ... ...
Nigeria detects re-emergence of polio
Abuja, Aug 15 A case of the Circulating Vaccine-Derived Poliovirus (VDPV) type 2 was detected in Nigeria's northern ... ...
22 people killed in Nigeria armed attack
Abuja, Aug 15 At least 22 persons were killed and 14 others injured in an armed attack in ... ...
Cholera kills 60 people in Nigerian capital
Abuja, July 23 At least 60 people have been killed by a cholera outbreak since May in the ... ...
Nigeria activates emergency centre following cholera outbreak
Abuja, July 18 Nigerian authorities have activated a health emergency operations centre in Enugu state, following a recent ... ...
Nigeria loses $26.3 bn to piracy, sea robbery annually: Prez
Abuja, July 14 Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has said the country annually loses about USD 26.3 billion to ... ...
Nigerian troops kill 73 Boko Haram militants in two weeks
Nigerian troops have killed 73 Boko Haram militants in operations conducted in past two weeks in the restive northeast region, a military spokesperson said on Thursday. ...