Nigeria's Labour ministry denies complicity in human trafficking, India to mass produce COVID-19 vaccine and more
Here are a few reasons to pick up a copy of The Guardian on Sunday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on Sunday.
ECOWAS endorses Okonjo-Iweala for WTO DG, Lagos sacks LAWMA contractors over fraud and more
Here is why you should pick up a copy of The Guardian on Tuesday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on the newsstands on Tuesday
How 68-year-old Margaret Adenuga and husband Noah , 70 delivered of a set of twins
68-year-old Margaret Adenuga and husband Noah, 70 have been delivered of twins at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi Araba. Lagos, Nigeria. The woman was pregnant for the first time following an in vitro fertilisation. She was delivered of the babies – a boy and a girl – through an elective Caesarean section on April 14.
Airforce destroys Boko Haram camp in Sambisa forest, SA reports second coronavirus case and more
Here is why you should pick up a copy of The Guardian on Sunday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on the newsstands on Sunday.
Mother of a missing Chibok girl remains hopeful her daughter will return someday
On the night of 14–15 April 2014, 276 female students were kidnapped from the Government Girls Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State by Boko Haram extremists. Since then, a number of the girls have either been rescued by the Nigerian Army or freed by the extremist terrorist organization. 112 students remain missing though, and Yana Galang, the mother of one of the girls who has been missing since 2014 remains hopeful of someday seeing her daughter again.
Unnao: India rape victim set on fire on way to case hearing
The girl was on her way to the court when a group of men, including two of her alleged rapists, dragged her to a nearby field and set her on fire. Another rape case in India last week caused huge uproar in the country.
On International Day of The Girl Child, we had a chat with some teenage girls
The world commemorated the International Day of the Girl Child on Friday, October 11, 2019, to highlight and draw attention towards the challenges that girls face. We spoke to some teenage girls on what it means to be a girl child in Nigeria. Some of the responses would shock you.
Social media: Our new voice?
In Nigeria, social media has now become an immensely powerful tool for changing the way society looks at women rights and protection for the girl child. GTV takes a look at how the revolution has continued.
Saybie, believed to be world's tiniest baby ever to survive, goes home
An infant girl who weighed about the same as a large apple when she was born five months ago and is believed to be the world's tiniest baby ever to survive has gone home from a San Diego hospital.