An investigation into the recruiting strategies of traffickers and their networks could be helpful in arresting this menace.
June 12 is widely regarded as the most important day in Nigeria's post-independence poltiical history
Evaluation is a critical tool for decisions on improving performance. It also assures that African universities are getting value for money from grants, donations and the like.
Nigeria’s highly mobilized efforts to eliminate polio, and even tackle measles and other vaccine-preventable diseases along the way, may have lessons for the US.
Research shows that targeting poor communities will go a long way in solving the country's open defecation issues.
Kidnapping in Nigeria has blossomed into a burgeoning criminal enterprise.
The negative effects of lower levels of self-stigma can be offset by positive coping strategies.
In Nigeria, the government often uses the army to restore order and to keep the peace, largely because the police are unable to contain internal violent conflicts.
In some Nigerian universities, wealthy female students engage in trasnactional sex for pleasure, while those that needed financial support did it for the money.
Empowering young women with information in high school can help ensure that certain cancers are caught early.
Government funding in Nigeria's education sector has been chronically low and needs to be changed.
Scientists are trying to figure out what risks changes in Lake Chad's levels pose to people in the region.
Home visits as part of community-based schemes to women during and after pregnancy can improve the health of mothers and babies.
Hip-hop artists in Nigeria unpack the realities of the country's cyber fraudsters.
Northern Nigeria's cattle rustling problem is aggravated by the regions ungoverned forests.
In some West African communities, age and magico-religious beliefs have a huge role to play in a woman's independence.
Lagos has all the appropriate laws but it needs to adopt the right procedures and see them through.
Nigeria has the world's highest number of out-of-school children and over 60 million of its citizens are illiterate. Here's what the country can do to improve its education sector.
Research shows that unrest, even terrorism, can erupt in poor countries with a surplus of young people and not enough jobs. Can Niger, a once-peaceful sub-Saharan African nation, handle its baby boom?
South Africa, Senegal, Nigeria ... the story seems to be the same.