Vigilantism is flourishing in Nigeria— with official support

Leighann Spencer

Inefficient policing in Nigeria has forced many communities to rely on vigilante groups for security— sometimes with support from authorities

Hunting for Africa's Einstein with a science lab on wheels

Aminu Abubakar

A truck equipped with laboratory equipment tours Nigeria, allowing 7,500 students and 15 schools to conduct practical lessons.

Letters to the editor: October 27 to November 2 2017


Readers write in about Ahmed Timol, the issues that hinder students' success, and President Zuma's statue in Nigeria

Nigerian government faces criticism over 'embarrassing' Zuma statue

Staff Reporter

A street was also named after Zuma, he was awarded the Imo Merit Award and he bagged a chieftaincy title.