Goodluck Jonathan Named In Italian $1.3B Malabu Oil Fraud

Lagos – Italian prosecutors have alleged that Nigeria’s former president Goodluck Jonathan and his oil minister received kickbacks as part of a $1.3 billion deal involving oil giants ENI and Shell. Read more

Nigeria: Malabu U.S.$1.1 Billion Scandal

Dan Etete, a former Minister of Petroleum caught at the heart of the $1.1 billion Malabu Oil scandal, has accused the Nigerian government of leaving out Shell and Agip in the criminal charges it filed last week. Read more

In Nigeria, Chabad House Is Not For Jews Only

From an “embassy” helping Jews, the Chabad House in Nigeria—the only one of its kind in central Africa—has become a ray of light for local Africans. Read more

At Least 86 Killed In Boko Haram Attack, Including Children Burned Alive

DALORI, Nigeria – A survivor hidden in a tree says he watched Boko Haram extremists firebomb huts and heard the screams of children burning to death, among 86 people officials say died in the latest attack by Nigeria’s homegrown Islamic extremists. Read more

Israeli Citizen Killed In Nigeria

A 42 year-old Israeli man who worked on behalf of a construction company in Nigeria was killed Wednesday during a kidnapping attempt near the nation’s capital Abuja. Read more