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The Principal of the secondary school in Chibok, Borno State where over 100 girls were abducted by Boko Haram insurgents has described as false, the claim by the Defence Headquarters that only eight of the pupils had yet to regain their freedom.
Call it the year of the baby: Chelsea Clinton and her husband, Marc Mezvinsky, are expecting their first child later this year.
The government's latest report card on food poisoning shows a dip in salmonella cases but an increase in illnesses from bacteria in raw shellfish.
South Korean rescuers and dive teams have worked frantically under floodlights as fears rise for nearly 300 people missing after a ferry sank with 475 on board.
There seems to be no end in sight to the Boko Haram insurgency as gunmen, believed to be members of the sect, have ambushed and killed 18 traders returning from a local market in Borno State.
About 20 villagers including a monarch were killed after gunmen, suspected to be Boko Haram terrorists, attacked two villages in different parts of Borno state on Tuesday night and Wednesday morning, security sources and witnesses said.
As many as 200 girls were abducted from their boarding school in northeastern Nigeria by heavily armed Boko Haram Islamists who arrived in trucks, vans and buses, officials and witnesses said.
Abuja, April 16: At least 20 people were killed in attacks launched by gunmen in two Nigerian villages, local media reported Wednesday citing witnesses and security sources.
Ukrainian government forces launched their first significant military action in the east of the country on Tuesday, clashing with about 30 pro-Russian gunmen at a provincial airfield and heightening fears that the standoff could escalate into a major armed conflict.
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A BANKER and House of Representatives aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Borno State, Alhaji Mohammed Bukar has promised to address the twin issues of poverty and insecurity if elected in 2015.