Nigeria Ranked Fifth Least Safe Country In The World

Tayo Olanipekun Nigeria has been ranked fifth out of the countries unsafe to live in in a newly published list of the world’s safest countries, featuring update sources and dynamics that affect the ranking of 128 countries assessed. Africa’s largest economy with a safety index score of 14.88 only bested El Salvador, Guatemala, Yemen and […]

Morocco Bans Forced Marriage, Sexual Harassment

Morocco’s law criminalising violence against women has come into force. The law includes a ban on forced marriage, sexual harassment in public places, and tougher penalties for certain forms of violence. It has been criticised by Human Rights Watch for not explicitly criminalising marital rape and lacking a precise definition of domestic violence. A government […]

Nigeria, Morocco deal to boost fertiliser production by 1.3m tonnes

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the supply of phosphate between Nigerian and Moroccan governments is expected to lead to the production of 1.3 million tonnes of fertilizer in the country. The Group Managing Director (GMD), Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Kacalla Baru, disclosed this while receiving the National Coordinator of the New […]