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4 hrs ago | Vanguard

PDP has not started campaigning - Dabin

The PDP had only been receiving new members into its fold and not campaigning for general elections coming up in 2015, the party's Chairman in Plateau, Dr Haruna Dabin, has explained.

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8 hrs ago | The Daily Star

Nigeria gunmen raze teachers residence at girls school

A screengrab taken on April 19, 2014, from a video obtained by AFP shows a man claiming to be the leader of Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram Abubakar Shekau.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

In-depth Africa

PDP is running a government of impunity led by evil-minded persons - Full text of Nyako's letter

Adamawa State Governor, Murtala Nyako has lambasted the Peoples Democratic Party-led federal government, describing it as government of impunity run by According to Nyako, the administration is bent on causing wars in the North between Muslim and Christians as well as perpetrating ethnic rivalries.

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The Daily Star

Boko Haram leader claims Nigeria capital bombing

A screengrab taken on April 19, 2014, from a video obtained by AFP shows a man claiming to be the leader of Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram Abubakar Shekau.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Ghanamma.com

Tell Nigerians Who Stole $20bn Before Accusing Kwankwaso Of...

Governor of Edo State during the aborted Third Republic, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, yesterday, described the allegation of embezzlement of campaign funds levelled against Governor Rabiu Kwankwaso of Kano State by President Goodluck Jonathan as ridiculous.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Ghanamma.com

Elections must hold in the North-East -Group

A group, the Northeast Democratic Network on Thursday said the Federal Government has no justifiable basis to stop elections in parts of the Northeast because of the Boko Haram insurgency.

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WGBH

Polio Hits Equatorial Guinea, Threatens Central Africa

A child receives a polio vaccine Sunday in Kano, Nigeria. The country serves as the primary reservoir of the virus in Africa.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Vanguard

Don't allow terrorists to run down Nigeria, Mark tells Nigerians

The Senate President, David Mark, has called for concerted efforts among Nigerians to end the incessant terrorist attacks in the country.

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Vanguard

Jonathan is insensitive, hardhearted for campaigning the day after Abuja blast- APC

The All Progressives Congress has said President Goodluck Jonathan is exhibiting the traits of an insensitive and utterly hardhearted leader by returning to his illegal campaign trail, barely 24 hours after 75 of his compatriots died in a bomb blast in Abuja, and as news broke that 200 school girls have been abducted by Boko Haram in Borno.

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Ghanamma.com

PDP Rally: Jonathan Calls Kwankwaso A Fraud, Wants Kano Back

President Goodluck Jonathan was in Kano State yesterday in for the Peoples Democratic Party rally, where he described Kano State governor, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, as a fraudster for embezzling allowances meant for party delegates during the 2010 PDP Presidential primaries.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Walta Information Centre

Ethiopian Reinstate Flight to Kano in Nigeria - Tuesday, 15 April 2014 13:46

Kano in Nigeria joins the ever expanding global network of Ethiopian as 81st destination and 49th in Africa.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

News24

'Islamists' kill at least 60 in Nigeria

An Ebola outbreak which has killed more than 100 people in Guinea has left communities asking why the disease has attacked their country.

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Sydney Morning Herald

World News Update, what you need to know

Ukraine's acting president has accused Russia of waging war in his country's separatist eastern rust belt and declared the launch of a "full-scale anti-terrorist operation" that has left at least two dead.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Independent

Nigeria child bride 'poisons husband' twice her age and his friends

Fourteen-year-old girl admitted to putting rat poison in her husbands food a week after being forced to marry him Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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New Vision

Nigerian arrested for tweeting attack pictures freed

Nigeria has released a man who was arrested for tweeting pictures of an attempted jail break at the headquarters of the intelligence agency in Abuja, a family friend told AFP Saturday.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Daily Kos

The Breakfast Club: 4-11-2014

Welcome to The Breakfast Club! We're a disorganized group of rebel lefties who hang out and chat if and when the caffeine kicks in.

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Ghanamma.com

N'East people's security more important than elections - Shekarau

A former Governor of Kano State, Ibrahim Shekarau, on Thursday urged all stakeholders to thoroughly assess the security situation in the North-East before deciding whether to conduct the 2015 elections in the troubled states in the geo-political zone or not.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Lucianne.com

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KANO, Nigeria - A child bride forced into marriage in Nigeria killed a groom and three of his friends with a poisoned meal, police said Thursday.

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AllAfrica.com

Nigeria: GDP Rebasing Fictitious, Deceitful - Governor Kwankwaso

Governor Rabi'u Musa Kwankwaso of Kano State has criticised the recent rebasing of Nigeria's Gross Domestic Product which made the nation's economy the largest in Africa, describing it as fictitious and deceitful.

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WHAS11

Cops: Child bride forced to marry kills groom with poison

A child bride forced into marriage in Nigeria killed a groom and three of his friends with a poisoned meal, police said Thursday.

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