Qatar Airways to launch services to Kano and Port Harcourt in Nigeria

Qatar Airways to launch services to Kano and Port Harcourt in Nigeria

Qatar Airways is boosting its service to Nigeria with the launch of four weekly flights to Kano (KAN) on 2 March, and three weekly flights to Port Harcourt (PHC) on 3 March, both operating via the Nigerian capital, Abuja.

Virus cases leap in Nigeria's Kano

Virus cases leap in Nigeria's Kano

Confirmed coronavirus cases in Nigeria's northern Kano state have almost tripled in a few days after the government ramped up measures following a spate of "mysterious deaths", figures showed Friday.

At least 10 Nigerian Shias killed in clashes with police

At least 10 Nigerian Shias killed in clashes with police

At least 10 people were killed and several injured Monday when police opened fire during clashes with pro-Iranian Shias outside the northern Nigerian city of Kano, witnesses and police said.