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NIGERIAN EMAIL SCAMMERS ARE MORE EFFECTIVE THAN EVER

YOU WOULD THINK that after decades of analyzing and fighting email spam, there’d be a fix by now for the internet’s oldest hustle—the Nigerian Prince scam. There’s generally more awareness

HAS J. COLE PROVEN NIGERIAN RAPPERS TO BE COWARDS?

The popular idea that Nigerians no longer like rap music was given a blow at Friday night’s Castle Light Unlocks concert headlined by J. Cole. Prior to the American taking

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SA’S HOME AFFAIRS DIRECTOR-GENERAL MKUSELI APLENI’S SPEECH ON ACCEPTING SA’S NOMINATION TO HOST THE 2019 ID4AFRICA ANNUAL MEETING

Speech by South Africa’s Home Affairs Director-General Mkuseli Apleni on accepting South Africa’s nomination to host the 2019 ID4Africa Annual Meeting: Abuja International Conference Centre, Nigeria: 24 April 2018 Programme

BARCLAYS AFRICA DUMPS KPMG IN LATEST BLOW TO AUDITOR IN SOUTH AFRICA

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – KPMG’s scandal-hit South African arm lost another major client on Thursday when Barclays Africa Group dropped it as joint auditor, raising questions about the firm’s future. Barclays,

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CANADIAN OFFICIALS IN NIGERIA WORK WITH U.S. TO STEM ASYLUM SEEKERS

TORONTO (Reuters) – Canada has officials working with U.S. visa officers in Lagos, Nigeria, as Ottawa leans on its neighbor to stop issuing so many visas to Nigerians who then

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NIGERIA’S INTERNET FRAUDSTERS ZERO IN ON CORPORATE EMAIL ACCOUNTS

ABUJA (Reuters) – West Africa’s infamous internet scammers have evolved, dropping their impersonations of online love interests, princes and U.S. soldiers in favor of hijacking corporate emails, costing businesses hundreds

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NIGERIA, CHINA SIGN $2.4 BILLION CURRENCY-SWAP TO LIFT TRADE

Nigeria and China agreed on a currency-swap worth $2.4 billion to boost commercial ties and reduce the need to use the dollar in bilateral trade. Yi Gang, governor of the

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SAMSON OGUNYEMI AND JOAN VAN DYK TO DELIVER THE WORKERS’ DAY LECTURE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF PRETORIA

In celebration of workers day, Amnesty International’s incredible youth chapter of the University of Pretoria chose the theme for workers’ and migrants; rights for the lecture tomorrow on Friday, 4

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AISHA BOKO HARAM HUNTRESS

Aisha Bakari Gombi has reached real-life superhero status for her battlefield bravery in her fight against Boko Haram.   Since the dawn of humanity, hunters have roamed the forests and

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NIGERIA MOSQUE ATTACK DEATH TOLL RISES TO 86

Gravediggers say dozens more than official number were killed in Tuesday’s double suicide attack in northeast Nigeria. Eighty-six people were killed in a double suicide bombing in northeast Nigeria, gravediggers