Nigeria is a federal constitutional republic in West Africa, it is the country with the fastest population growth in the world.
The country is inhabited by over 500 ethnic groups. Its terror organization Boko Haram dominates international news headlines. This page collates DW's latest content related to Nigeria.
During the nineteenth century, Germany embarked on a colonization program. Germany took over countries like Cameroon, Uganda, Namibia, and Tanzania. A new exhibition called "That, around which the Universe Revolves" recently opened in Düsseldorf. It is traveling between African countries and Germany exploring the colonial past. Wanjiku Mwaura brings this report.
In this week's edition, you get to know on the new evidence in Nigeria corruption oil probe as leaked emails purport to show the role played by Shell and Eni companies. +++ Serbians remain on the streets to protest the victory of the current prime minister Aleksandar Vucic who is about to become the country's president +++And France presidential campaign enters its final stages
Earlier this week, Global Witness revealed a series of leaked emails which they say point to the fact that senior decision makers in oil companies knew that money paid for an off shore oil field, off the coast of Nigeria, would go to a convicted money launderer and ex-Nigerian oil minister. Shell and Eni have consistently denied any wrongdoing. But could a case be heard? Megan Williams explains.