Saturday Mar 8
Concerned Plateau Youths Protest Relocation Of FRSC Academy To Enugu
Youths in Plateau State under the aegis of Concerned Plateau Youths yesterday staged a peaceful protest against the recent relocation of the Federal Road Safety Corps Academy from Jos in Plateau State to Enugu State.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Daily Star
Gunmen kill at least nine: Nigerian army, police
JOS, Nigeria: Gunmen on Wednesday killed at least nine people and set fire to dozens of houses in central Nigeria, the army and police said, in the latest violence to hit the region.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Boko Haram Boarding School Attack: Nigerian Islamists Kill 29 Students
Gunmen from Islamist group Boko Haram stormed a boarding school in northeast Nigeria overnight and killed 29 pupils, many of whom died in flames as the school was burned to the ground, police and the military said on Tuesday.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Social Insecurity: FG must change tactics, Sen. Pwajok suggests
Apparently disturbed by the growing attacks infringing on sthe ecurity of lives in the country, Sen. Gyang Pwajok has called for a tactical change that would tackle the roots, rather than the symptoms of the violence.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Attack in central Nigeria kills 13,...
Gunmen killed 13 people, including nine children, in a raid on a village in central Nigeria on Thursday, an official said, the latest violence to hit a region wracked by years of sectarian conflict.
Nigeria archbishop laments failure to stop Boko Haram
Abuja, Nigeria, Feb 20, 2014 / 02:02 am .- Amid continuing attacks in Nigeria attributed to the Islamic militant group Boko Haram, one of the country's leading bishops has grieved the inability of government authorities to stop the violence.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Catholic World News
Nigerian archbishop: Boko Haram massacres continue, government not protecting citizens
The president of the Nigerian Catholic bishops' conference told the Fides news service that he is unfortunately not surprised by a new massacre committed by Boko Haram terrorists.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Alleged gays attacked by mob in Nigerian capital
Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan signed the Same-sex Marriage Prohibition Act into law on Jan. 7, 2014.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Religion News Service
In rare public split, Catholic bishops differ sharply on anti-gay laws
The Roman Catholic hierarchy has generally been viewed as a unified bloc in opposition to gay rights, but the emergence of especially punitive measures against gays in various countries has opened unusually stark and public fissures among bishops in different nations.
LGBT Rights: God's Laws, Nigeria's Laws
In a country where religion and culture overwhelmingly condemn LGBT communities, homophobia has become a way to unite the population.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
More Nigeria violence: `I do not know what to call those barbarians`
In yet another gruesome attack in Nigeria, suspected Boko Haram militants torched houses in a Nigerian village and killed at least 23 people.
Govt Seeks Reservation of 30 Percent Agric Loans for Female Farmers
The minister also said that government has concluded plans to establish 400 Agricultural Equipment Hiring Centres in the 36 states of the federation under the 2014 Growth Empowerment Support scheme.