Nigeria may not be the easiest place in the world to live in, but as the country struggles with unemployment and poverty, social media is helping give people a reason to smile in difficult times.
The Nigerian government has agreed to a deal with the German energy company in an attempt to fix the country's unreliable electricity grid.
Investigative journalists have found the World Bank is still heavily investing in fossil fuel projects. DW's Fanny Facsar reports from Lagos where the lender granted loans to what's going to be the largest oil refinery.
Nigeria is grappling with overcrowded prisons and a backlog in court cases. In a bid to change this, Oyo State is now punishing lighter crimes with community service rather than jail time.
Only the US and China currently have more billionaires than India. Some of them are as famous as pop stars and enjoy similar adulation.
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