Nigeria

Nigeria: Gunmen Storm Prison, Free Inmates

The armed men used guns and dynamite and also attacked a police facility in the area. Armed men in the early hours of Monday attacked a correctional facility in Owerri, the Imo State capital, freeing some inmates. They also proceeded to the Imo State Police Headquarters where they set ablaze the building and destroyed all…

Nigeria: Three Nigerian Wrestlers Qualify for Olympic Games in Style

The Nigerian contingent to the Tokyo Olympic Games has increased by three. Three Nigerian Wrestlers have secured spots at the 2021 Tokyo Olympic Games. Commonwealth wrestling champions, Blessing Oborududu and Aminat Adeniyi, as well as youngster Adijat Idris displayed impressive performances at the ongoing Africa/Oceania Olympic qualifiers in Hammamet, Tunisia. Ten-time African champion Oborududu made…