From the U.S. to Nigeria, this is the man behind the new airline in Lagos to watch for cheap flights

Babawande Afolabi returned from the United States to Nigeria to start an airline company. He is the founder of Lagos-based value airline, Green Africa Airways. The airline was scheduled to commence operations in 2020 but due to the coronavirus pandemic,…

3 Bodies to promote unity, development -Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal to benefit

Three organisations have formed a partnership to promote peace, unity and accelerated economic development in three West African countries. The partnership by the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC), Abibiman Foundation, and the African Diaspora Chamber of Commerce (ADCC) is dubbed…

John Ogba-Ifeakanwa: The Pressure of Being a Man in Nigeria

by John Ogba-Ifeakanwa Think about it, a young Nigerian man isn’t really considered good (or man) enough to date anyone’s daughter if he hasn’t passed the criteria of having a good-paying job, his own apartment, and all. These days, love…

Can Nigeria’s growing piracy problem be solved?

DW NEWS When pirates kidnapped the crew of an oil tanker off the coast of Nigeria, it was just the latest incident in a major piracy issue on the country’s waterways. DW’s Fanny Facsar followed the problem and the attempts…