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1 hr ago | Reuters

UPDATE 2-Bomb hidden in fridge kills 1, wounds 8 in bus park in Nigeria's Kano

A bomb hidden in a refrigerator killed one and wounded eight at a crowded bus park in northern Nigeria's biggest city of Kano on Thursday, police said.

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6 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Mr. Djinnit condemns the renewal of heinous attacks in Nigeria

DAKAR, Sngal, July 24, 2014/African Press Organization / - The Special Representative of the Secretary-General for West Africa and High Representative of the UN Secretary-General to Nigeria, Mr. Said Djinnit, strongly condemns the killing of civilians perpetrated over the week-end and yesterday reportedly by the Boko Haram group in the town of ... (more)

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10 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Nigeria turning into theatre of bloodshed - JNI

The apex Islamic body in Northern Nigeria, Jama'atu Nasril Islam has condemned the explosions that killed scores in Kaduna on Wednesday, lamenting that Nigeria is becoming a theatre of bloodshed.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Nigerian President Condemns Kaduna Twin Blasts

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has condemned Wednesday's twin bomb blasts in northern state of Kaduna that left more than 70 people dead and several others injured.

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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

World Briefs: Blasts kill 82 in Nigeria

At least 82 people were killed on Wednesday in two suicide bombings in the north Nigerian city of Kaduna, one aimed at opposition leader and ex-president Muhammadu Buhari and another at a moderate Muslim cleric about to lead a crowd in prayer.

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Jawa Report

Meanwhile in Nigeria, Islamists Bomb Muslims for Not Being the Right...

Meanwhile in Nigeria, Islamists Bomb Muslims for Not Being the Right Kind of Muslims -- No Riots, Protests, Calls for Boycotts Ensue The first bomb detonated around noon, from a car parked in the city of Kaduna, two kilometers outside a gathering of Muslims celebrating Ramadan, said Mike Omeri, the coordinator of Nigeria's National Information ... (more)

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Kaduna Bombing: Jonathan thanks God Almighty for sparing Buhari's lives

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan condemns the bombings in Kaduna today which appeared to have targeted former Head of State, General Muhammadu Buhari and prominent Islamic Cleric, Sheikh Dahiru Bauchi.

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Los Angeles Times

Dozens killed in twin blasts in Nigeria

Nigerian police survey the scene of a bomb blast in the northern city of Kaduna, Nigeria, on Wednesday.

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KWQC-TV Davenport

2 bombs kill at least 39 in Kaduna, north Nigeria

Officials have released a sketch of a man suspected of shooting and killing a peacock from his Mercedes-Benz earlier this month in Southern California.

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In-depth Africa

Twin bomb blasts rock Kaduna, 39 dead confirmed dead

The explosions started at Alkali by Isa Kaita Road when a suspected suicide bomber on a motorcycle believed to be trailing famous Islamic Scholar, Sheik Dahiru Bauchi exploded with the bomb.

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NewsOn6 Tulsa

2 bombs kill at least 25 in Kaduna, north Nigeria

A law enforcement official and online marketplace StubHub say cyber thieves got into more than 1,000 customers' accounts and fraudulently bought tickets for events.

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The Baltimore Sun

Kaduna market bomb targeted Nigeria's Buhari

A bomb blast in Kaduna's Kawo market that killed at least 50 people on Wednesday was targeting the convoy of senior Nigerian opposition leader and former president Muhammadu Buhari, but he was not hurt, his son Musa told Reuters at the scene.

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Al Jazeera

Nigerian city rocked by two deadly blasts

Authorities have declared a 24-hour curfew in the Nigerian city of Kaduna after two blasts killed at least 44 people.

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News24

.com | Suicide bomber in Kaduna kills 25

Nigeria's president has reportedly vowed to bring back the more than 200 abducted schoolgirls, saying his government is doing everything possible to secure their release.

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In-depth Africa

'Suicide bomber' kills at least 25 in Kaduna

A suicide bomb on Wednesday in the northern Nigeria city of Kaduna killed at least 25 people, in what appeared to be an assassination attempt on a cleric who has criticised Boko Haram, police said.

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Nerve News

25 killed in bomb explosion in Nigeria

At least 25 people were killed Wednesday in a bomb explosion in the northern Nigerian city of Kaduna, police said.

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The Star Online

Blast in north Nigerian city of Kaduna kills several

An explosion on a busy commercial road in the north Nigerian city of Kaduna killed several people on Wednesday, witnesses said.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Vanguard

Group petitions Pope over killing of Christians, burning of churches in North

A civil society organisation, International Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law, has petitioned Pope Francis over the killing of Christians and burning of churches in northern Nigeria by Boko Haram and Fulani Jihadists.

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In-depth Africa

Jonathan mourns Rilwanu Lukman

Jonathan, in a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Dr. Reuben Abati, commiserated with the former minister's family, the Government and people of Kaduna, his friends, associates and all those he mentored over the years in the domestic and global oil industry.

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In-depth Africa

Jonathan's attempt to suffocate opposition not good for democracy - Buhari

Former Nigerian Head of State General Muhammadu Buhari has urged President Goodluck Jonathan to pull the brakes on his administration's runaway train of impunity in the interest of Nigeria's survival and the sustenance of the nation's democracy.

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