May 18, 2014 /
Los Angeles Review of Books
A look at the intersection of morality, fertility and abortion: From mega-churches to store-front parishes, religion is big in Nigeria's biggest city.
May 15, 2014 /
In Nigeria, birth control is stigmatized, misunderstood, and inaccessible—especially for youth. Abortion is legal only when the life of a mother is endangered. But at least 760,000 occur every year.
April 30, 2014
Join us for a discussion on reproductive rights, family planning, and the effect of foreign aid on female health initiatives in Nigeria.
April 18, 2014 /
From traffic jams to emergency rooms, Pulitzer Center grantee Allyn Gaestel discusses her reporting in Nigeria on the Writer's Voice with Anne Hersh, a weekly program on WIOX radio in New York.
April 3, 2014
Allison Shelley and Allyn Gaestel report on the silent crisis of abortion in Nigeria.
April 2, 2014 /
Only 10 percent of married women in Nigeria use contraception, and almost a third face unwanted pregnancy.
March 11, 2014 /
In Nigeria's messy underground market, a new abortion pill is changing how women access abortions.
February 4, 2014 /
It will take more than clean water and medicine to change the mindset of some Nigerians toward America.
January 13, 2014
Each day, an estimated 35,000 people join a Pentecostal church. Of the world's two billion Christians, a quarter are now Pentecostals—up from just 6 percent in 1980.
January 13, 2014 /
Members of Nigeria's Redeemed Christian Church of God, the fastest-growing church in Africa, want to make it to heaven—and they want to take you with them.