Nigeria Arrests 53 Over Gay Wedding

[Deutsche Welle] The man have been charged with belonging to “an unlawful society.” Being in a homosexual relationship can come with a hefty prison sentence in Nigeria.

[Deutsche Welle] The man have been charged with belonging to "an unlawful society." Being in a homosexual relationship can come with a hefty prison sentence in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Victory for Students After Protests

[Deutsche Welle] Students have succeeded in their quest for education reform in Niger’s universities. After a student was killed in ongoing protests, the government replaced its education minister and initiated dialogue with students.

[Deutsche Welle] Students have succeeded in their quest for education reform in Niger's universities. After a student was killed in ongoing protests, the government replaced its education minister and initiated dialogue with students.

source: AllAfrica News: Niger

Customs Rakes in N14.3 Billion in Three Months

[This Day] Despite the downturn in the economy, the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Murtala Mohammed Airport Command, Ikeja, Lagos, has announced revenue of N14.399 billion in the first quarter (Q1) of 2017, compared with N11.1 billion earned in the cor…

[This Day] Despite the downturn in the economy, the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Murtala Mohammed Airport Command, Ikeja, Lagos, has announced revenue of N14.399 billion in the first quarter (Q1) of 2017, compared with N11.1 billion earned in the corresponding period of 2016. This represents an increase of N3.258 billion when compared to the Q1 of year 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria