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  1. IG orders tight security in violence prone statesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Vanguard

    Forty-eight hours after the twin Kaduna Bomb blast nearly claimed the lives of former military head of state, General Mohammadu Buhari and Islamic Cleric, Sheikh Dahiru Bauchi, Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar has set up a high powered team to investigate the terrorist acts and ordered that security tightened in violence prone states.

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  2. Orji, Tukur condemn Kaduna blasts, urge Nigerians not to lose hopeRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    Abia State Governor, Chief Theodore Orji, has condemned the recent bomb blasts in Kaduna, which killed over 100 people.

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  3. Government, opposition encouraging insecurity - Shehu SaniRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    Civil rights activist, Mallam Shehu Sani, has said that political bickering and blame game between the government and the opposition parties in the country are helping to sustain the current wave of violence and insecurity in the country.

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  4. Kaduna Bombing: IGP sets up high-powered investigation teamRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    In a move that is clearly unusual since the country began to experience bomb attacks, authorities of Nigeria Police on Friday morning set up what it described as "a high powered team of season investigators," to investigate the two bombing incidents in Kaduna last Wednesday.

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  5. Attack on Buhari could have triggered violence - expertRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Vanguard

    A security consultant, Dr. Ona Ekhomu, has described Boko Haram's attempt on the life of former Head of State, Major General Muhammadu Buhari , and Muslim cleric, Sheikh Dahiru Bauchi, in Kaduna as an attempt to plunge Nigeria into widespread political-ethno-religious violence.

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  6. U.S. Condemns Bombings in KadunaRead the original story

    Wednesday | Scoop

    The United States deplores today's twin bombings in Kaduna, Nigeria, which targeted Shaykh Dahiru Usman Bauchi, one of the country's most respected Muslim scholars, during the month of Ramadan.

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  7. Mark, Ekweremadu: bombing won't solve our problemsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Paul Mumeh, the Senate president noted that no matter the disputes among Nigerians, killings should not be seen as the solution.

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  8. Onaiyekan, UN, APC: time to cage Boko HaramRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    The United Nations , All Progressives Congress and the Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, Cardinal John Onaiyekan, have expressed shock over Wednesday's bomb attacks in Kaduna that targeted Gen.

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  9. Kaduna death toll hits 110 as bomber strikes in KanoRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    A bomb went off in Kano yesterday, 24 hours after the Kaduna twin explosions in which former Head of State Gen.

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  10. CAN condemns Kano, Kaduna explosionsRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    The Christian Association of Nigeria has expressed sadness over Wednesday's twin bomb explosions in Kaduna and yesterday's motor park bombing in Kano.

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  11. Nigeria's bomb blasts death toll rises to 110Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    The death toll from twin bomb attacks in Nigeria's central north Kaduna State on Wednesday has risen to 110, with more injured victims being rushed to hospital for treatment, a humanitarian official said Thursday.

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  12. Why Maigari was impeachedRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Vanguard

    BY JACOB AJOM and JUDE OPARA, Abuja President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Alhaji Aminu Maigari has been impeached.

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  13. Tribute to a titanRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Vanguard

    By DONU Kogbara Iwas absolutely devastated when I heard, at the beginning of this week, that my former boss, Dr Rilwanu Lukman, had died in Vienna, following a prolonged period of ill health.

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  14. Scores dead in Nigeria twin bombingsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    KADUNA, Nigeria - Scores of people were killed in two bombings in the Nigerian city of Kaduna Wednesday, including an attack on a Muslim priest who was set to lead a crowd in prayer, police said.

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  15. Civil War within Islam in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | CFR.org

    National Emergency Management Agency staff carry a body bag at the scene of a bombing at Alkali Road in Kaduna, July 23, 2014.

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  16. Kaduna, Kano blasts: A disregard to only 'true God' - CANRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Vanguard

    By CALEB AYANSINA ABUJA - The Christian Association of Nigeria , Thursday, described the twins explosions in Kaduna and Kano blast at the peak of Ramadan as a clear indication of disregard to the only true God by a sect that claimed to be fighting God's course, condemning the attacks in strong term.

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  17. 2 attacks in Nigeria's north kills at least 12Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Two attacks in Nigeria's north killed more than a dozen people, an official and resident said Thursday, as the death toll from twin blasts that targeted a prominent politician and sheik on Wednesday rose.

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  18. Gunmen slay Nigerian traditional leaderRead the original story

    Yesterday | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... charges because he heard a crash and didn't immediately check on his daughters, a prosecutor said Thursday. BAUCHI, Nigeria (AP) - Witnesses say gunmen dressed as soldiers stormed a village in northeastern Nigeria killing the traditional leader and ...

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  19. APC condemns Kaduna bombings, says FG's theory on Boko Haram up in flamesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Vanguard

    The All Progressives Congress has expressed its shock and revulsion at Wednesday's bomb attacks in Kaduna that targeted one of its leaders, Gen.

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  20. Suicide bombs in Nigeria's Kaduna kill 82, ex-leader Buhari targetedRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Nigerian television shows the aftermath of a double suicide attack that killed at least 82 people in the northern city of Kaduna.

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