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Nigeria Soccer Captain's Father Kidnapped Before World Cup Game
John Obi Mikel's father was rescued almost a week later following a "gun duel."
'This Is Nigeria' Nails Cover Of Childish Gambino's 'This Is America'
Falz raps his own county's ills in viral video that got the Diddy seal of approval.
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Boko Haram Releases Over 100 Abducted Nigerian Schoolgirls
The girls had been kidnapped by the militant group a month ago.
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Nigeria And Jamaica Just Made Winter Olympics History
Bobsledders for both countries blazed a trail at Pyeongchang in 2018.
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Nigerian Bobsled Team Heads To Olympics
These badass women are the first athletes to represent Nigeria at a Winter Olympics.
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EU's Top Court Bars 'Gay Test' For Asylum Seekers
Such tests, officials said, were a "disproportionate interference" in the lives of asylum seekers.
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Here's What Happened When A Nigerian State Appointed A ‘Minister Of Happiness’
By Emmanuel Akinwotu, On Assignment For HuffPost
"Ministries of happiness can work in societies where people don't have to worry about fuel shortages or erratic electricity supply."
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Alleged 'Nigerian Prince' Email Scammer Arrested In Louisiana
He does not appear to be Nigerian or a prince.
Court Filing: Neo-Nazi Andrew Anglin Isn't In Nigeria. I Saw Him In An Ohio Grocery Store.
He's the subject of a lawsuit with significant First Amendment implications. But where is he?
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Amnesty Accuses Shell Of Complicity In Killings, Torture In Nigeria In The 1990s
The human rights group is calling for a criminal investigation of the oil giant.
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Suicide Bomber Kills 50 In Nigeria, Nation's Deadliest Attack This Year
By Percy Dabang and Ardo Hazzad, Reuters
The blast bears the hallmarks of a faction led by the group Abubakar Shekau, which forces women and girls to carry out suicide bombings.
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Bodies Of 26 Female Teenage Migrants Found In The Mediterranean
They may have been destined for prostitution.
WATCH: What Life Is Like When A Parasite Destroys Your Sight
HuffPost traveled to Nigeria and Congo to document the fight against this preventable disease.
WATCH: What Life Is Like With The Disfiguring Disease Elephantiasis
HuffPost traveled to Nigeria to document efforts to fight this illness.
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Nigerian Women With This Disfiguring Disease Face Pain And Isolation
"My husband is not happy about this whole thing."
'Out Of Sight': 360-Degree Film Series On Diseases The World Ignores
HuffPost traveled to Nigeria and Congo to film the devastating toll that three illnesses take on local people, and what’s being done to help.
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Over It Redux*
Tony award winning playwright, performer and activist
"And really deeply, truly, I am over the passivity of good men."
Displaced, Disappeared, Dehumanized: What's Happening To The Children Of Migrants And Refugees?
Robert J. Benz
A People's Proponent
Each day, more than 28,000 people are forced to flee their homes because of conflict or persecution. To believe that migrants
Meet Marvel’s First Nigerian Superhero
Ngozi, a Nigerian teenage superheroine, is Marvel’s latest character. Her story will be the first to be set in a real-life African country and star a Nigerian superhero.
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Watch Out Wonder Woman: Nigeria's Chibok Girls Inspire Marvel's New Superhero
By Kieran Guilbert, Reuters
“Blessing in Disguise” is the first Marvel story to be set in a real-life African country and feature a Nigerian superhero.
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