- Dozens of Nigerian army officers fired over corruption Updated: Jun-11-16 9:14 am
LAGOS, Nigeria - Nigeria is firing dozens of senior officers accused of corruption and the theft of billions of dollars meant to buy arms to fight the Boko Haram Islamic insurgency, the army and an officer privy to the list said Saturday.
- Former Nigeria captain and coach Stephen Keshi dies at 54 Updated: Jun-08-16 6:40 am
Stephen Keshi, Nigerian soccer's charismatic and outspoken "Big Boss" who won African Cup titles as both captain and coach of his country, died early Wednesday. He was 54.
- Nigeria says it seizes $10.3 billion in looted money, assets Updated: Jun-04-16 11:46 am
LAGOS, Nigeria - Nigeria has seized more than $10.3 billion in looted cash and assets in the past year under President Muhammadu Buhari's anti-corruption campaign, the information minister announced Saturday.