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Two Customs Officers Killed By Gunmen In Bauchi
Gunmen Thursday ambushed officers of the Nigeria Customs Service between Sade and Lanzai towns in Darazo Local Government Area of Bauchi State, killing two of them and leaving four injured.
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Nigerian state says most abducted schoolgirls still missing
Boys sit in front of a pile of mattresses at LEA primary school Bondon, Kaura local government Kaduna State March 20, 2014.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Nigerians search unsafe forest for abducted girls
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Nigeria: Fate of 115 abducted girls unknown
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.
Nigeria: Military's Claim On Freeing 107 Abducted Girls False - Principal
Borno State government and management of Government Girls Secondary School Chibok where over 100 school girls were abducted by Boko Haram gunmen on Tuesday, have said the military's claim on freeing 107 of the missing girls is false.
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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.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Nigeria: Boko Haram Kills Borno Monarch, 19 Others in Fresh Attacks
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.
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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.
As many as 200 girls abducted by Boko Haram, Nigerian officials say
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.
Boko Haram: Borno Deputy Gov. Urges Military To Redouble Efforts
The Borno State Deputy Governor, Alhaji Zannah Mustapha, on Tuesday urged the military to redouble efforts in ending the Boko Haram menace for peace to reign in the country.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
LIVE! Ukraine on the brink as troops take on rebels
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.
Suspected extremists kidnap 100 girls in Nigeria
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Armed men kidnap schoolgirls in Nigeria
More than 100 students of secondary school in Chibok in Borno state abducted, a day after a deadly bombing in Abuja.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Stop deceiving the electorate, banker advises politicians
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.
Nigeria: 37 Killed in Borno Weekend Attacks
Residents and security sources said suspected members of the Boko Haram sect stormed Ngoshe Sama village in Gwoza LGA Saturday night and committed the mayhem.
Nigeria Islamists kill 68 in two village attacks - witnesses
People displaced by violence and unrest due to an insurgency by Boko Haram, who want to carve a breakaway Islamic state out of largely Muslim northern Nigeria, are seen in this Feb 18, 2014 archive photo.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Jonathan Must Contest in 2015, N4GG Insists
Following controversies regarding the re-election and eligibility of President Goodluck Jonathan in 2015, Network for Good Governance has come out to say that it was a necessary move for the President to run for another tenure.
Scores killed in Boko Haram attack in Nigeria
Suspected Boko Haram fighters have killed at least 60 people in Nigeria's troubled northeastern Borno state close to the border with Cameroon, according to a local official.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Power Generation: Minister Of State Inspects Substation In Borno State
Borno State may have been the centre of the ongoing terror fight, but that is not stopping the Federal Government from carrying on its plan to light up the state.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Suspected Islamists kill 19 in northern Nigeria
Suspected Boko Haram Islamists have killed 19 people, including six college teachers, in three separate attacks in Nigeria's troubled northeastern Borno state, residents and travellers said.