Nigerian Hospitals Are Locking Up Women Unable to Pay Their Childbirth Bills

Fashion designer Folake Oduyoye died in custody in 2016 after her hospital refused to discharge her until she paid her outstanding bill. Her death is part of a global phenomenon known as hospital detention.


Home Coming: Lagos

An intimate tour of one writer's hometown, one traffic jam at a time.


The VICE Morning Bulletin

Macron wins French presidency in boon for EU, Obama calls on Congress to spare Affordable Care Act, Sally Yates to testify before Congress, and more.


How Indomie Became Insanely Popular in Nigeria

Indomie is how you say 'noodles' in Nigeria.


The VICE Morning Bulletin

Former Trump campaign chair worked for Russian billionaire with ties to Putin, Canada considers electronics ban, dozens watched sexual assault streamed live on Facebook, and more.


Hanging Out With British Tourists Sticking Around in the Gambia's Political Turmoil

Why let a state of emergency get in the way of your holiday?


French Parliament Considers Modeling Weight Restrictions to Battle Anorexia

Today, troops from Chad and Niger retake town from Boko Haram in northeastern Nigeria, and more.


The Journey to Lab-Grown Chicken

Thousands of Nigerians flee to Cameroon to escape Boko Haram, Gaza exports first produce shipment to Israel since 2007, and more on today's VICE News Capsule.