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Temilade Adelaja

More Nigerian protests against police brutality as reforms fail to convince

14 Oct 2020

LAGOS Nigerian protesters demanding an end to police brutality returned to the streets on Wednesday, saying they were unconvinced by the creation of a new police unit and a pledge not to use violence against demonstrators.

Nigeria re-opens main cities Lagos and Abuja as lockdowns phased out

04 May 2020

LAGOS, May 4 Nigeria began easing restrictions on Monday in its capital Abuja and in Lagos, its largest city, marking the reopening of Africa's biggest economy after more than four weeks of lockdown.

100 children feared trapped in collapse of Lagos building that housed school

13 Mar 2019

LAGOS An unknown number of people died and up to 100 children were among those feared trapped after a four-storey building containing a primary school collapsed in Nigeria's commercial capital Lagos on Wednesday.

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