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  1. Impeachment Galore ...The Barbarians at the gate againMICHAEL...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Nigeriaworld

    Musa was quite a character, but once he crossed the line, the Shehu Shagari led NPN national government sanctioned his removal, and Balarabe Musa was history.

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  2. Stony Brook Teens Lead Anti-Malaria Campaign in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | CNN

    July 12, 2014: The Screensaver Foundation, a non-profit organization founded by Stony Brook teens Emily and Julia Holtzman , has completed a pilot project in Africa aimed at preventing deadly mosquito-borne illnesses such as malaria, which kills a child every 30 seconds across the continent.

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  3. ACF Issues A Warning To Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Ghanamma.com

    Hausa and Fulani communities in Bayelsa State through the Arewa Consultative Forum have warned the dreaded Boko Haram sect to stay away from the state.

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  4. 50,000 Nigerians Flee Benue State to Escape ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | KKLA-FM Glendale

    ... homes to survive. The refugees have fled the region to escape increasing violence between local farmers and the Fulani nomadic cattle herders; the conflict is occurring at the same time militant group Boko Haram is gaining power and influence in ...

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  5. Christian Aid responds to Nigeria conflict that has displaced 50,...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | AlertNet

    ... The violence is the latest outbreak of a long-running land dispute between local farmers and groups of nomadic Fulani cattle herders. Neither the state government, nor the federal agency directly responsible for emergency management in the state, ...

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  6. Christian Aid responds to conflict in Nigeria that has displaced 50,000Read the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | Ekklesia Daily News

    ... The violence is the latest outbreak of a long-running land dispute between local farmers and groups of nomadic Fulani cattle herders. Neither the state government, nor the federal agency directly responsible for emergency management in the state, ...

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  7. Boko Haram carnage making Nigeria break-up less likely: SoyinkaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Reuters

    Nigerian Literature Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka speaks to Reuters correspondent Tim Cocks during an interview in Soyinka's home in the southwest city of Abeokuta July 1, 2014.

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  8. Nigeria suffering greater carnage - SoyinkaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | News24

    There was drama at Zimbabwe's Harare International airport after an SA pilot lost his temper and stripped down to his underpants in protest against security procedures, reports say.

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  9. Peace Corps Volunteer Builds First Bathroom in Senegal SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    Peace Corps volunteer Karen Chaffraix, 57, of Warrenton, Va., is working with her community members in Senegal to install the first bathroom facility at a nearby elementary school.

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  10. Nigeria's colourful new emirRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | BBC News

    ... surprise to some that he was chosen as emir, a post which carries enormous weight among Muslims from Nigeria's Hausa-Fulani community, ahead of his predecessor's eldest son, Lamido Ado Bayero, but he has never hidden the fact that he wished to ...

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  11. Nigeria: Cashless Policy - CBN Defers Charges in 30 StatesRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... ts of the policy. All financial institutions and the general public should please take note." Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen have again murdered 58 villagers in simultaneous attacks on two villages in Sanga see more>>

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  12. Nigeria: We Have No Facts on Abduction - Borno GovtRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... leaders of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breaders Association were reported to have refuted media reports that some 30 fulani women were kidnapped at a community in Chibok. "The association relied on what it called comprehensive investigation that involved ...

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  13. Nigeria: Committee Okays Voting for Nigerians AbroadRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... lishment of a Diaspora Commission as requested by about 30 million Nigerians in the Diaspora. Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen have again murdered 58 villagers in simultaneous attacks on two villages in Sanga see more>>

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  14. Jihad Is About How To Make Peace And Life Better- AliyuRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    ... and mutually beneficial traditional livestock management and production system which had worked well between Fulani herdsmen and local farmers. The minister, who noted that pastoralism had become a security threat said: "Pastoralism has become a ...

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  15. Letter: The Nigerian girls are our daughtersRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | Colorado Daily

    ... in Burkina Faso, where I lived in a Muslim village on the edge of the Sahara. The people of Dori belong to the Fulani tribe, all Muslims, and are among the best and kindest people I have ever known. In 1982, I spent three weeks in Nigeria doing ...

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  16. PHOTOS: Emir Sanusi Makes His First Official Visit Outside His Kano DomainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    ... However, according to another classification, Kano is fourth in the Islamic hierarchy of the Northern Nigerian Hausa-Fulani Islamic structure, being behind Sokoto, Gwandu, and Bornu. Kano, however, has its own significance as the most populous of ...

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  17. "Horse-cart of hope" offers critical health-care access to expectant mothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    Asta Gaye was bleeding too much, said the traditional birth attendant in Diomande Walo, a Fulani village in northern Senegal.

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  18. Ghanaians filmmaker don't take film elements serious - AMAA winner, Tony Prince TometiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | GhanaWeb

    Tony Prince Tometi, who recently won the Best Production Design award at the just-ended AMAAs, has stated that Ghana had to wait for 10 years to win its first Production Design Award at the African Movie Academy Awards because the industry does not respect all the areas of filmmaking.

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  19. MACBAN Denies Over 20 Fulani Women Are In Boko Haram CaptivityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    ... doubts about the incident. During a press briefing in Maiduguri he tagged the media reports, which claimed that 20 Fulani women have been abducted, as untrue. MACBAN chief confirmed that all of cattle breeders' women were intact and safe. Responding ...

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  20. INMO protest in support of Nigerian schoolgirlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | RTE.ie

    Nurses and midwives will protest outside the Nigerian Embassy in Dublin this afternoon, in support of the 276 schoolgirls who were kidnapped in April.

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