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Lagos, Nigeria
Nigeria Correspondent — Freelance, Voice of America
Covers:  Nigeria, Ghana, Central African Republic, Guinea, west africa, africa, elections, conflict, climate change, developing countries, geopolitics

Nigeria correspondent for @VOANews. Freelancer.Nigeria correspondent for @VOANews. Freelancer.

I'm a journalist based in Lagos, Nigeria. My work has been published by Voice of America, Al Jazeera America, The New York Times, Financial Times, Agence France-Presse, The Christian Science Monitor, Al Jazeera, The Economist, GlobalPost and others. I was previously based in Ghana from September 2012 to November 2014, and I have also reported from countries across west, central and southern Africa, including Ivory Coast, Guinea and Central ...

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Nigerians Feel Bite of Buhari Economic Policy

voanews.com — Despite the global drop in the price of oil, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has refused to allow the country's currency to devalue, leading to a shortage of foreign exchange. Chris Stein reports from Lagos businessmen and consumers are feeling the impact as the country deals with a severe fuel shortage.

Amnesty: Nigerian Army Killed Hundreds, Buried Them in Mass Grave

voanews.com — Amnesty International says hundreds of people were killed by the Nigerian military in a clash with a Shi'ite Muslim sect in the northern city of Zaria in December. The report's release Friday comes as the government filed charges that carried the death penalty against hundreds of the group's surviving members.

Nigeria's Possible Solution for Teaching History: Comic Books

usnews.com — With illustrated books, artists and publishers hope to help the country avoid mistakes of the past. (Chris Stein for USN&WR) How Nigeria is Using Comic Books to Teach History With illustrated books, artists and publishers hope to help the country avoid mistakes of the past.

‘Bring back our girls’ echoes two years after kidnapping in Nigeria

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2 years later, the search goes on for Nigerian girls kidnapped by Boko Haram

New Video Shows 15 'Chibok Girls,' But Parents Wary

voanews.com — Two years after Islamist militants kidnapped more than 200 schoolgirls in northern Nigeria, a new video purporting to show some of the missing girls just four months ago has given parents hope that their children are still alive.

Two Years Later, Grim Search Goes On for Kidnapped Nigerian Girls

nytimes.com — The video raised hopes among the families that negotiations between the government and Boko Haram over the girls' release were moving along. "As long as we have not closed our search for the girls, of course we'll keep talking," Mr. Mohammed said.

Nigeria: Families Suffer 2 Years After Chibok Kidnappings

allafrica.com — Analysis - It has been nearly two years since Boko Haram militants stormed the northeastern Nigerian town of Chibok and abducted more than 200 schoolgirls. Outside of propaganda videos created by the Islamist militant group, none has been seen since. In Nigeria's remote northeast, the families of the missing girls say they are suffering because of their daughters' absence.

Nigerian Families Suffer 2 Years After Chibok Kidnappings

voanews.com — It has been nearly two years since Boko Haram militants stormed the northeastern Nigerian town of Chibok and abducted more than 200 schoolgirls. Outside of propaganda videos created by the Islamist militant group, none has been seen since. In Nigeria's remote northeast, the families of the missing girls say they are suffering because of their daughters' absence.
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Apr 24, 2016

RT @Twickta: Flying over Las Vegas versus flying over Lagos at Night. pic.twitter.com/6RocBc153k

Apr 22, 2016

@ferrari05 I assume you're talking about Okiojo's Chronicles

Apr 20, 2016

Comic books and graphic novels are trying to get Nigerians interested in their own history: usnews.com/news/best-coun… #Nigeria

Apr 20, 2016

@MOSECON_Yan kinda seems like supportive rhetoric to me, the kind any US official would say anywhere, regardless of delivery


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