The challenges faced by a football academy for girls in Nigeria
In the suburbs of Abuja, football coach Emmanuel Edet tries to raise the next generation of Nigeria's female football players. But, far from the glitz and glammer experienced by the professionals who are set to contend the women's World Cup in France from June 7, the head coach and players of 'Emmanuel Queens Girls football Academy' face many challenges.
Nigerian senator recounts experience on Abuja-Kaduna train
Nigerian senator recounts experience on Abuja-Kaduna train.
Akpabio didn’t decamp to APC, he moved because PDP expelled him, Court rules
A Federal High Court in Abuja has held that Senator Godswill Akpabio can retain his office as the senator representing Akwa Ibom North West Senatorial District because he did not defect from the People’s Democratic Party to the ruling All Progressive Congress.
Nigerian govt approves N1.8bn for road construction in Abuja
Nigerian govt approves N1.8bn for road construction in Abuja.
Nigerian police accused of abusing prostitution suspects
Hundreds of men and women marched through Nigeria's capital Abuja to protest a recent raid by policemen who arrested women in night clubs and other areas on suspicion of prostitution, and then allegedly assaulted and raped some of them while in custody.
Party Defection: Saraki, Dino, others beg court for more time to prepare case
The Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday extended the time it gave the Senate President, Bukola Saraki and 54 other members of the National Assembly to file and exchange processes in a suit seeking to dismiss them from their offices.
The legal issues around the sale of 9mobile
The Federal High Court in Abuja says the sale of EMTS, the managers of 9mobile to Teleology Nigeria should not have proceeded. Lami Adekola, Co-founder and Director of Hamilton and George join CNBC Africa to explain the legal issues around the sale of the telecoms company.
Doing Your Bit: Nigeria's houses made from plastic bottles
Not far from the capital Abuja you can find the largest house made from plastic bottles in Africa. Over 200,000 bottles went into creating the construction, making use of the discarded plastic in the country.