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‘Africa’s Oprah’ showcases a different side of the continent

Nigerian TV leader Mosunmola Abudu is determined to portray Africa as a dynamic, modern place.

Oil theft in Nigeria has ‘worldwide impact’

Report says slowing the theft of crude oil will “require a substantial political will on the part of the Nigerian government”.

In Nigeria, sugar at home, sweets from abroad

Northern Nigerian farmers boast about land that could be some of the most productive for sugar in West Africa.

General Electric to invest $1 billion in Nigeria

American conglomerate General Electric says it will invest US$1 billion in Nigeria, promising to more than triple the country’s electrical output over the next 10 years.

Can Nigeria get rail transport right?

Nigerian leaders have championed the revival of the nation’s rail lines for years.