As part of response to COVID-19 pandemic, Nigeria has announced a lock down in three strategic states but this is going to be tough on the self employed and small scale entrepreneurs.
Lagos poses a set of particular challenges when it comes to making interventions work.
Nigerian society has drilled into everyone that certain top roles are reserved for men.
Nigeria's reliance on drug importation is worrisome as COVID-19 pandemic rages.
Effective public health response to a pandemic, depends on the availability of a stable power supply system.
While testing is central to the fight against COVID-19, there are a myriad of factors to consider, especially by African countries, when taking decisions to curtail the spread of the disease.
What is needed is the calm implementation of a clear and effective strategy.
Recently, the Kano State government in the north west region of Nigeria removed the Emir, the first highly westernised and educated person on the throne.
Viewing Nigerian movies is seen as a trip down memory lane, a virtual journey back home and group therapy for Africans in the diaspora.
To foreigners, he was a fellow traveler who recognized the plight of the oppressed.
Fifty years after the Biafran war, the massacre in Asaba in the south-south region of Nigeria is still a highly sensitive issue.
For Nollywood to fully compete at the global level, it should adopt a smart, proactive approach.
With the introduction of free maternal healthcare, Nigeria appears to have got more women using health facilities, but there are more hurdles to cross.
Nigeria's education system must embrace artificial intelligence technologies to join the fourth industrial revolution.
Predominant public sentiment remains largely anti-homosexual and overshadows constitutionally guaranteed rights in Africa.
Nigeria needs to adopt gender specific strategies to financially include women smallholders in agriculture.
Hiring top-end event centres boosts people's social status and made them feel more esteemed.
Victor Abimbola Olaiya took up highlife music in the late 1950s and combined it with the trumpet to improve on its texture and aesthetic quality.
How to stay safe from the novel coronavirus which has reached Lagos, Nigeria.
Fame changes the bonds that some African footballers have with their home communities.