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1 hr ago | Ghanamma.com

Sultan condemns abduction of 100 schoolgirls

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa'ad Abubakar lll, has condemned the abduction of 100 schoolgirls of Government Secondary School, Chibok in Borno State by suspected members of the Boko Haram sect.

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5 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

ACF Condemns 'Senseless And Inhuman Acts Of Terrorism' Against Nigerians

As reactions continue to trail the bomb attack on a motor park in Nyanya, a suburb of Abuja in the Federal Capital Territory on Monday morning, the Arewa Consultative Forum has described the incident as a national calamity.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Vanguard

Nyanya bombing: Killings not solution to problems - ACF

The Arewa Consultative Forum on Tuesday described Mondays bomb attack in Nyanya, a suburb of Abuja as a national calamity.

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Ghanamma.com

FG Moves To End Herdsmen, Farmers' Clash

The federal government has disclosed that steps are being taken to address the constant crises between farmers and Fulani herdsmen in the country.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Ghanamma.com

God'll expose perpetrators, Sultan prays

The Sultan of Sokoto and President General of the Jama'atu Nasri Islam, Alhaji Sa'ad Abubakar, and Governor Mukhtar Yero of Kaduna State, on Monday condemned the bombing of Nyanya area of Abuja by suspected Boko Haram members.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Iol.co.za

Farming best chance of job creation in Nigeria, say experts

An increasingly loud chorus of voices says that answering this question may be the most pressing challenge facing Africa's most populous country, ahead of defeating Boko Haram Islamists or curbing rampant corruption.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Ghanamma.com

FG partners local investors to develop mining sector

The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Mr Musa Sada, said the Federal Government would partner with Kaduna Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture and local investors to develop the mining sector.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Vanguard

2015 elections: Political activities should be based on ideologies- Maku

The Minister of Information, Mr Labaran Maku, said political activities leading to the 2015 elections should be based on sound ideologies, issues and principles rather than on ethnic or religious sentiments.

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CFR.org

Weekly Incidents of Violence in Nigeria

Lanterns hang on the wall in a house where gunmen locked in forty-two people and set it on fire, in Angwan Gata, Kaura Local Government Kaduna State March 20, 2014.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

In-depth Africa

Fulani Herdsmen, Southern Kaduna Natives Sign Peace Pact

In order to find a lasting solution to recurring crisis which has resulted in the death of scores of persons and in southern Kaduna, the natives of the area and Fulani herdsmen yesterday signed a peace pact that will ensure that the problems is permanently resolved.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

AlertNet

Nigeria clashes between Fulani herdsmen and vigilantes kill 72

Pius Nna, the village head of Angwan Gata, walks through one of the rooms destroyed when gunmen attacked his village in Kaura local government Kaduna State, Nigeria, March 19, 2014.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

Daily Kos

Overnight News Digest April 6

Welcome to the Overnight News Digest with a crew consisting of founder Magnifico, current leader Neon Vincent, regular editors side pocket, maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, rfall, and JML9999.

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79 people killed in Nigerian herdsmen attacks

The conflict between Fulani herdsmen and local farmers over land rights, particularly in central Nigeria, has persisted for more than a decade 79 people have been killed in an attack by Fulani herdsmen on a village in northern Nigeria's Zamfara State "The governor and other officials were today at Yar Galadima village where they participated in the ... (more)

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BBC News

'Dozens die' in Nigeria gun attack

Thirty people are said to have been killed and several hurt in northern Nigeria, in an attack blamed by police on gunmen from the Fulani community.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

Ghanamma.com

Land Reform: Kaduna offers land owners automatic certificate

The Kaduna State Government has inaugurated the Systematic Land Titling and Registration project aimed at offering automatic Certificate of Occupancy to land owners in the state.

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AllAfrica.com

Nigeria: Petroleum Scarcity Has Political Undertone - - NNPC Boss

THE Nigerian National Petroleum corporation NNPC, yesterday, said that the acute shortage of petroleum products especially the 'Premium motor spirit' witnessed throughout the nation in the past few months was caused by factors beyond the control of the corporation.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

CFR.org

Nigerian Human Rights Organization Calls for an Inquiry into March 30 ...

An army vehicle is seen parked at the entrance of the LEA primary school refugee centre, following a raid by gunmen who killed over 100 people last Friday at Angwan Gata, Kaura local government Kaduna State, March 20, 2014.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

Ghanamma.com

Kaduna imposes 24-hour curfew on LG over youths' killing

The Kaduna State Government on Wednesday imposed a 24-hour curfew on Jema'a Local Government Area of Kaduna State, following a protest by angry youths after two young men were shot to death in the area.

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Ghanamma.com

Kaduna APC to conduct ward congresses -Chairman

The Kaduna State interim chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Dr Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, on Wednesday said the party was ready for the April 5 election in all the 255 wards in the state.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

In-depth Africa

Army Averts Bloody Attack in Kaduna, Arrests 18

Operatives of the Nigerian Army in the southern part of Kaduna State, on Monday averted a bloody clash between suspected Fulani herdsmen and the indigenous inhabitants.

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