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  1. Beaten to death and set on fire, Nigerian girl accused of being a Boko Haram suicide bomberRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Catholic.org

    Suspected of being a suicide bomber with Boko Haram, a teenage girl was beaten to death, and then set on fire in a Nigerian vegetable market. A second suspected teenage girl, also accused of being a suicide bomber was later arrested at the Muda Lawal market, the biggest market in Bauchi city in northeast Nigeria.

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  2. Nigeria: Woman Suspected of Being Bomber Set AlightRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    A woman was set ablaze yesterday in Bauchi State, for refusing to submit herself for security checks at the Muda Lawal Market. The state Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Haruna Mohammed, confirmed the incident, saying: "Information at our disposal revealed that a yet to be identified lady who allegedly refused to allow herself to be screened at the entrance of Muda Lawal Market Bauchi was attacked by irate mob who took law into their hands and set her ablaze.

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  3. Boko Haram Fast FactsRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2010 | WICU12 Erie

    Here's a look at Boko Haram, a militant Islamic group working out of Nigeria, whose purpose is to institute Sharia, or Islamic law. The group also refers to itself as Jama'atu Ahlis Sunna Lidda'awati Wal-Jihad, meaning "People Committed to the Propagation of the Prophet's Teachings and Jihad."

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  4. Boko Haram Fears, Woman's Defiance Lead to Tragedy in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Voice of America

    A tragic mix-up in the Nigerian city of Bauchi on Sunday led to a mob killing a woman wrongfully suspected of being a suicide bomber. For the past several months, authorities at the Muda Lawal market in Bauchi have hired armed civilians -- sometimes called vigilantes -- to search incoming shoppers and vehicles, as a way of protecting the market from gunmen and bombers.

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  5. Nigeria: Fuel Scarcity Worsens in Abuja As NNPC Promises Improved SupplyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    The fuel crisis in Abuja worsened weekend, as many of the petrol stations across the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, were shut down, leaving motorists stranded. This was in spite of claims by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, on Friday, that it is injecting about 688 million of Premium Motor Spirit, PMS, into the market.

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  6. Nigeria: Mob Kills Suspected Female Suicide Bomber in BauchiRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    Segun Awofadeji in Bauchi A crowd beat to death a teenage girl accused of planning to be a suicide bomber and then set her ablaze on Sunday, according to police and witnesses in Bauchi State. A second suspect, also a teenage girl, was arrested at Muda Lawal Market, the biggest market in Bauchi city, reported the Associated Press .

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  7. Nigeria: Govt Partners Firm on U.S.$1.5 Billion Affordable HousesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    In the quest to bridge the nation's huge housing deficit, the Federal Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with an international firm for the construction of 15,000 affordable houses across the country within 12 months, at a cost of $1.5 billion . Minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Mrs. Akon Eyakenyi, who signed the MoU, said the decision was taken in fulfillment of President Goodluck Jonathan's promise to transform the country in all aspects of life, especially through mass production of affordable houses.

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  8. Crowd kills girl suspected to be bomber in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | NHK World

    A crowd beat a girl to death at a market in Nigeria on Sunday, suspecting her to be a suicide bomber. The incident occurred in the northeastern city of Bauchi.

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  9. The World in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... complain that the mainlanders' shopping sprees drive up retail rents and force out ordinary shopkeepers. BAUCHI, Nigeria -- A crowd beat to death a teenage girl accused of planning to be a suicide bomber and then set her body ablaze Sunday, ...

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  10. Nigeria: Suspected Female Suicide Bomber Set Ablaze in BauchiRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    A suspected female suicide bomber was yesterday burnt by an angry mob in Mudal Lawal market in Bauchi, Bauchi State. The incident, which occurred at about 7:00 pm attracted residents who rushed to the market area to behold the burnt body of the lady.

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  11. Nigeria: Fuel Scarcity Bites Harder in IbadanRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    Long queues of vehicles at petrol filling stations across Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, have been a dominant feature throughout the week, as scarcity of petroleum products persists. The problem was caused by the closure of the filling stations owned by the independent marketers on account of some differences between them and the Federal Government.

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  12. Crowd kills girl suspected to be suicide bomber in NigeriaRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    A crowd beat to death a teenage girl accused of planning to be a suicide bomber and then set her body ablaze Sunday, according to police and witnesses at a northeastern Nigerian market.

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  13. In brief: Kerry asks for benefit of the doubt on Iran nuclear talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Erie Times News

    ... to be in quarantine in this Ebola outbreak in West Africa, which is fast approaching a death toll of 10,000. BAUCHI, Nigeria -- A crowd beat to death a teenage girl accused of planning to be a suicide bomber and set her body ablaze Sunday, according ...

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  14. Madison diocese seeks $30M to fund priest trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WAOW

    Witnesses and police say a crowd at a northeastern Nigerian market beat to death a teenage girl suspected of planning a suicide attack, then set her body ablaze. BAUCHI, Nigeria -- Witnesses and police say a crowd at a northeastern Nigerian market beat to death a teenage girl suspected of planning a suicide attack, then set her body ablaze.

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    Yesterday | WAOW

    Witnesses and police say a crowd at a northeastern Nigerian market beat to death a teenage girl suspected of planning a suicide attack, then set her body ablaze. BAUCHI, Nigeria -- Witnesses and police say a crowd at a northeastern Nigerian market beat to death a teenage girl suspected of planning a suicide attack, then set her body ablaze.

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  16. Nigerian mob kills teenage girl suspected of being suicide bomberRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | UPI

    A Nigerian mob beat a teenage girl to death on Sunday after suspecting her of being a suicide bomber, police and witnesses say. The incident comes after a series of suicide bomb attacks in the country by young female perpetrators.

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  17. Suspected girl suicide bomber beaten to death in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KYTX-TV News

    Now you can have your coffee and eat the cup it comes in, too. KFC is teaming with Seattle's Best Coffee to create the Scoffee cup.

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  18. Crowd beats to death teenage girl suspected of planning suicide attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | 13WHAM

    Witnesses and police say a crowd at a northeastern Nigerian market beat to death a teenage girl suspected of planning a suicide attack, then set her body ablaze. Police said a second suspect, also a teenage girl, has been arrested at the biggest market in Bauchi city on Sunday.

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  19. Suicide-bombing scare: Mob kills woman in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Times of India

    KANO, Nigeria: A mob in the northeast Nigerian city of Bauchi on Sunday beat a woman to death and burnt her body over suspicion she was a suicide bomber, police and witnesses said. "At about 0700 hours , information at our disposal revealed that a yet to be identified lady who allegedly refused to allow herself to be screened at the entrance of Muda Lawal Market Bauchi was attacked by irate mob," Bauchi state police spokesman Haruna Mohammed said in a statement.

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  20. Crowd kills girl suspected to be a suicide bomber in NigeriaRead the original story

    Sunday | UAport

    Associated Press Topics: From the Wires, News BAUCHI, Nigeria - Witnesses and police say a crowd at a northeastern Nigerian market beat to death a teenage girl accused of being a suicide bomber and then set her body ablaze. Police said a second suspect, also a teenage girl, has been arrested at the biggest market in Bauchi city on Sunday.

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