Bauchi, Nigeria Newswire

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  1. Nigeria: Cholera Ravages NigeriaRead the original story

    Sunday | AllAfrica.com

    A new wave of cholera epidemic blowing across the country may have claimed hundreds of lives since January and does not seem to be abating anytime soon with the onset of the rainy season, Weekly Trust findings reveal.

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  2. Council congresses: Will APC get it right tomorrow?Read the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Vanguard

    THOUGH the hiccups and controversies that trailed weekend's ward congresses of the All Progressives Congress are yet to abate, the party will tomorrow hold its local council congresses across the country.

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  3. REPORTS: Nigerian Shariah Courts Release Gay "Suspects"Read the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Rod 2.0

    There are promising reports from northern Nigeria. At least two men charged under the West African's nation's extreme anti-gay law -which bans same-sex relationships and membership in pro-gay organizations-have been released by Islamic judicial authorities, acording to the Associated Press .

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  4. Police confirm release of kidnapped Bauchi businessmanRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 5 | Vanguard

    The command's Public Relations Officer, DSP Haruna Mohammed, confirmed this in a text message he sent to the News Agency of Nigeria in Bauchi.

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  5. 2 Freed of Gay Charges in Nigerian Shariah CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | EDGE

    A Nigerian Shariah court has freed two men accused of gay sex and belonging to a homosexual club, saying the prosecution failed to prove its case.

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  6. Two freed of gay charges in Nigerian Shariah courtRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | CBS 47

    A Nigerian Shariah court has freed two men accused of gay sex and belonging to a homosexual club, saying the prosecution failed to prove its case.

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  7. 288 Rifles, 35 IEDs Seized From Terrorists In Cameroon - DHQRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Ghanamma.com

    Military authorities say over 288 rifles, 35 Rocket Propelled Guns and 35 locally made Improvised Explosive Devices were recovered after a fierce encounter in Abugasse, Cameroon, close to the Chadian border from suspected terrorists.

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  8. Nigerian men acquitted of gay chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Ghanamma.com

    An Islamic court in northern Nigeria has acquitted two men accused of having gay sex and belonging to a homosexual club.

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  9. Cameroun seizes 288 rifles, IEDs from B'Haram insurgentsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Ghanamma.com

    The Director of Defence Information, Maj. Gen. Chris Olukolade, said in an electronic mail on Tuesday that the items seized by the security forces included 288 rifles, 35 Rocket Propelled Grenades and several other Improvised Explosive Devices.

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  10. Wike Debunks Rumours of His ResignationRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | In-depth Africa

    The supervising minister of education, Barr. Ezenwo Nyesom Wike has not resigned his appointment as a minister of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

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  11. 2 Freed of Gay Charges in Nigerian Shariah CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | EDGE

    A Nigerian Shariah court has freed two men accused of gay sex and belonging to a homosexual club, saying the prosecution failed to prove its case.

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  12. 2 acquitted of gay charges in Nigerian Shariah court; 5 accused still to be triedRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Canada.com

    ... showcases the dangers of an unregulated system that was set to die today, but is now in legal limbo. BAUCHI, Nigeria - A Nigerian Shariah court has freed two men accused of gay sex and belonging to a homosexual club, saying the prosecution failed to ...

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  13. Nigeria duo acquitted of gay chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Iol.co.za

    An Islamic court in northern Nigeria on Tuesday cleared two men accused of violating a ban on homosexuality, according to a court official.

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  14. AfricanHadithi, a News Portal Dedicated to Telling Africa's StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Global Voices Online

    Over 800 of us from all over the world work together to bring you stories that are hard to find by yourself.

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  15. Confab: Delegates adopt 70% majority voteRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Ghanamma.com

    South and North delegates to the National Conference on Monday closed ranks and agreed on a 70 percent majority vote in taking decisions in the absence of consensus.

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  16. We're Praying For Suntai's Speedy Recovery For 2015 - JonathanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | Ghanamma.com

    FROM LEFT: GOV. ISA YUGUDA OF BAUCHI STATE; PDP NATIONAL CHAIRMAN ADAMU MUAZU; PRESIDENT GOODLUCK JONATHAN; SENATE PRESIDENT DAVID MARK AND GOV.

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  17. A State's Welfare Triumphalism and Its Economic ImplicationsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Hispanic Business

    The primary objective of a good government is to impact positively on its citizenry through policies and programmes that would have direct bearing on their day-to-day living.

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  18. Nyako to Jonathan: Your govt responsible for rising terrorism in NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 30 | Vanguard

    Adamawa State Governor, Murtala Nyako, yesterday, slammed President Goodluck Jonathan over his claim that the failure of Northern governors to provide basic education for their people was responsible for the spread of insurgency in the region.

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  19. Jailed Suspected Gay Nigerian Men Released On BailRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | Towleroad

    The seven suspected gay men were imprisoned in January during the initial wave of arrests under Nigeria's vicious anti-gay law.An angry mob had called for the men's speedy convictions soon after they were detained.

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  20. Nigeria's president criticizes northeast governorsRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... by crews searching for victims at a massive debris site left by the deadly mudslide in Washington state. BAUCHI, Nigeria (AP) - President Goodluck Jonathan blamed governors in Nigeria's northeastern states for the country's Islamic uprising, saying ...

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