Trafficked Nigerian women rescued from Lebanon
28 May 2020 | 7:00 am
Trafficked Nigerian women rescued from Lebanon. Fifty trafficked Nigerian women have been rescued from Lebanon and returned home, Nigeria's foreign minister says. They have all been placed in quarantine following their arrival on Sunday as a precaution against coronavirus.
4 Aug 2018
Government expert reveal how thousands of Nigerian women groan with fistula. Thousands of women (many of whom are very young) suffer from obstetric fistula in Nigeria, and have remained without care.
1 Sep 2018
2019 Election: Reject politicians with no affirmative action plan, Aisha Buhari tells Nigerian women.
18 Dec 2018
As tributes and encomium continue to pour in for President Muhammdu Buhari on his 76 birthday, Nigerian women Monday morning trooped out in their number to celebrate him.
6 Feb 2019
Hundreds of Nigerian women under the auspices of Women for Peace today, Tuesday, February 5, 2019, stormed the headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to demand a peaceful election.
14 Mar 2019
Every two minutes globally, a woman dies of cervical cancer. Cervical cancer is a type of cancer that affects the lowest part of the uterus. In 2017, the World Health Organisation (WHO) reported that cervical cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths among Nigerian women.
18 Apr 2019
Idioblast Dynamic Development UK and GAIA Arts celebrate with Nigerian women in Art at a dinner event that featured Venessa Branson.
1 May 2019
Thousands of Nigerian women tricked and forced into prostitution in Italy,
10 May 2019
Nigerian Women storm National Assembly, demand 50% leadership positions.
20 Jul 2019
Reps task govt on inequality faced by Nigerian women.
5 Aug 2019
Joy is one of the over 14,000 Nigerians who have flown back on chartered planes from Libya under a scheme run by the International Organization for Migration since 2017. Around a third of these are women. Some travel back home with children born as the result of rape during their time trying to reach Europe.
20 Aug 2019
It's estimated that over 40 million people are being held as slaves worldwide. Often trapped into their predicament by false promises. Or even worse - handed over as children by their parents
15 Nov 2019
The number of Nigerian women and girls who leave for the middle east to offer their services as domestic help has taken on a new dimension, with some reaching out to anyone who can save them from what they allege is domestic slavery.
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Climate change is disrupting China’s tea industry. The country is the world's leading producer of tea leaves, but this year, spring harvests fell by 20%, according to official figures. What’s more, the taste of the national beverage is also changing – the consequences of last summer’s drought. Lou Kisiela, Antoine Morel, Yan Chen and Yena Lee bring us this report from Hangzhou, China.
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The use of artificial intelligence in game development is expected to increase tenfold in the next few years. What does this mean for game creators and players?
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A bus carrying employees from a diamond mine in Limpopo reportedly collided with a lorry. Road safety is a critical challenge in South Africa, despite the country's advanced road infrastructure.
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Azerbaijan launched an "anti-terrorist" operation in the Armenia-backed breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh. Baku's government said a truce and talks were contingent on the enclave's unconditional surrender.
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The parents of Marie, a 15-year-old French teenager, have pressed charges against TikTok after their daughter committed suicide in 2021. They believe that by sharing a flow of videos about suicide to Marie, who suffered from low self-esteem, the platform pushed her to take her own life. FRANCE 24's Science reporter Shirli Sitbon looks at ways a new French bill could tackle negative algorithms and online bullying.