Nigeria

Nigeria is a country slow to honor LGBTQ rights. In many cases, even supporting LGBT people can land you in jail, which is what happened last week  in  the African country. Sadly, Nigerian law enforcement arrested 53 men for attending an unofficial same-sex wedding, according to the BBC. The arrests happened last Saturday in the northern […]

Robert Smith offers full scholarships to freed Nigerian schoolgirls. Boko Haram recently released 21 Chibok girls from captivity.

According to police officials, there were 27 shootings that left 12 individuals dead and 48 others wounded.

A newly constructed church in Nigeria collapses. At least 160 people killed.

Williams doesn't leave this year's U.S. Open empty-handed, she broke tennis legend Roger Federer's record, winning an extraordinary 308 Grand Slam matches.

In what one researcher calls the "new El Dorado for the prostitution business," there are now between 13,500 and 18,500 Chinese sex workers providing services in countries like Ghana, Cameroon and Nigeria.

Houses were torched, suicide bombers detonated devices and militants opened fire near Nigeria's largest northeastern city.

What started out as an innocent Instagram post asking for sex advice has blown up into the one of the micro-blogging platform's most engaged accounts at over 50,000 followers.

“The enemies of humanity will never win. Hand in hand, we will rid our land of terrorism.” ~ Pres @MBuhari — President Buhari (@NGRPresident) November 17, 2015 An explosion blamed on terrorist organization Boko Haram rocked Yola, capital of Nigeria’s Adamawa state, on Tuesday, killing an estimated 32 people and injuring 80 others, the Associated Press reports. According to […]

On the shooting, Governor Bobby Jindal said: "“This is an awful night for Lafayette. This is an awful night for Louisiana. This is an awful night for the United States."

Women talk about issues including being pressured to stay in abusive relationships, slut-shaming and double standards for men and women.

The girls' intense and long period of social isolation will require special practices to aid their integration back into the public.