Amusan, who had obliterated the world record in an astonishing semi-final where she clocked 12.12sec, powered over the line at Hayward Field in 12.06sec.
The unidentified gunmen shot at people outside and inside the church building, killing and injuring worshippers during a holy mass
More than 30 people were killed on Saturday in a stampede in southern Nigeria during an overcrowded church charity event where food was being distributed
A group of 4,000 Nigerians who fled years ago to neighbouring Niger because of jihadist violence have returned home despite ongoing insecurity and almost non-existent services in the area
Unemployment and poverty in the oil-producing Niger Delta have made illegal crude refining an attractive business but with deadly consequences
Nigeria's state-run oil company said it had started a 24-hour distribution of petrol to service stations to end a week-long scarcity that has caused traffic snarls in major cities.
RAB arrested six Nigerians and a South African along with two Bangladeshis for allegedly frauding gullible people into paying them money in exchange of expensive gifts.
Gunmen in Nigeria killed at least 200 people in multiple raids this week in Nigeria's northwest Zamfara state, a government spokeswoman told AFP on Sunday
An overloaded boat carrying dozens of passengers, mostly children, capsized in northwest Nigeria, killing at least 29 and leaving another dozen missing
At least six people have died in Nigeria's commercial capital of Lagos after the collapse of a luxurious high-rise building that was under construction, the state emergency services chief said on ...
Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) on Wednesday announced a 26-member preliminary squad of Bangladesh National Football team for the SAFF Championship'2021 due to start in the Maldives on 1 October.
Nigeria is struggling with security problems across its vast territory, including armed robberies by criminal gangs, an Islamic insurgency in the northeast and a spate of mass school abductions in ...
A suspected Christian militia attacked a convoy carrying 90 Muslim faithful on Saturday in Nigeria's central Plateau state, leaving at least 22 people dead
The attack on the Bethel Baptist High School in the state of Kaduna was the 10th mass school kidnapping since December in northwest Nigeria carried out by Islamist militants and more recently, ...
Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) has detained a 31-year-old Nigerian national in Sylhet for allegedly sneaking into Bangladesh from India