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Nigeria police kit purchased in Gombe. (Photo: Nura Faggo)
Investigation
15 Sep 16
The force is failing to equip its ranks with even regulation materials.
Osaze Asagbanya says he was badly beaten by police. (Photo: Chinedu Ekeja)
Investigation
12 Sep 16
Police forces arbitrarily arrest and extort money from ordinary citizens.
NDLEA workers discover 165kg of narcotics hidden in food supplies. (Photo: NDLEA Nigeria)
Investigation
12 Sep 16
State agencies accused of failing to fulfil their mandate.
Nigerian soldiers. (Photo: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)
Investigation
8 Sep 16
Corruption and mismanagement leaves army ranks woefully under-resourced.
Investigation
5 Sep 16
Government agencies accused of diverting supplies meant for the six northeastern states.
Rural dwellers in the town of Ayete, Ibarapa North, Oyo state. (Photo: Hannah Ojo)
Investigation
19 Aug 16
Tensions are rising between Fulani pastoralists and villagers in the country’s southwest.
Investigation
16 Aug 16
Prisoners still suffer appalling conditions despite legislative changes
Investigative Report
9 Aug 16
With little oversight, some religious leaders said to exploit their positions.
Sierra Leonian women buy and sell goods in a Freetown market. (Photo: Natalie Behring-Chisholm/Getty Images)
Investigative Report
8 Aug 16
Investigation reveals that many women and girls never inform the authorities.
This NCOs block has not been renovated since it was built in 1978. (Photo: Samuel Malik)
Investigative Report
5 Apr 16
Despite state investment, residents struggle with water shortages and dilapidated housing.

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