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  1. Nigerians search unsafe forest for abducted girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Ark-La-Tex leaders are pushing to expand access to low cost health care for their constituents, including thousands of residents in Caddo Parish.

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  2. Muslim-Muslim ticket is political arroganceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Vanguard

    THE rumour has been making the rounds that the All Progressives Congress, APC, is plotting to unfold a presidential ticket made up of a Muslim for President and another Muslim for Vice President in the impending 2015 elections.

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  3. Nigeria: The North and Culture of Violence as a Political ToolRead the original story

    Thursday | In-depth Africa

    Boko Haram has become a monster, an uncontrollable monster threatening to swallow the sponsors and supporters of the insurgents.

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  4. Nigerian military says most of abducted schoolgirls freedRead the original story

    Thursday | AlertNet

    A woman and two children stand along the Jos-Maiduguri road as they wait to board a vehicle, after the military declared a 24-hour curfew over large parts of Maiduguri in Borno state, Nigeria, May 19, 2013.

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  5. Life goes onFr. Pat Amobi Chukwuma, (Nigeriaworld) - Yes, life goes...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Nigeriaworld

    At a point at Ugwuoba in Enugu State, I was forced to slow down as I beheld a long queue of vehicles moving at the pace of a millipede on our own side of the Enugu - Onitsha "jagajaga" express road that is taking decades of years to reconstruct.

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  6. 1,000 Dead in Nigeria Communal ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Voice of America

    A family gathers around the grave, where three murdered family members were buried together, in Jos in Nigeria's Plateau state, December 28, 2011.

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  7. Kano Pillars, Giwa win first gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Ghanamma.com

    Glo Premier League champions Kano Pillars on Wednesday defeated Warri Wolves 2-0 in Kano.

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  8. Riot policeman rapes four-year-old girl in PlateauRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Ghanamma.com

    A riot policeman attached to the Special Task Force in Jos, Plateau State was on Wednesday arrested for raping a four-year-old girl.

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  9. "Who am I to judge" forces Nigerian...Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 23 | Free Republic

    Archbishop Kaigama, once again you and your fellow Bishops of the Martyr-Church of Nigeria stand with the Catholic saints and prophets of all times and places, with the firm and unswerving moral teaching of the Church of all ages: thank you for your witness.

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  10. Plateau to spend N2bn to restock Life ParkRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 23 | Ghanamma.com

    The commissioner for Information and Culture, Mr Abraham Yiljap, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Jos on Sunday.

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  11. Terrorist Organization Boko Haram Assaults Nigerian Soldiers and StudentsRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | KKLA-FM Glendale

    On March 14, members of the Islamist terrorist group Boko Haram attacked an barracks in Maiduguri, Nigeria killing soliders and citizens.

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  12. More Than 100 Christians Killed by Muslim Herdsmen in NigeriaRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | News Max

    Government officials reported the deaths of more than 100 Christians at the hands of Muslim herdsmen in a three-village attack in central Nigeria, Reuters report ed .

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  13. Gunmen kill 100 in attacks on Nigerian villagesRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2014 | The Nation

    Gunmen killed more than 100 people in an attack on three villages in central Nigeria, an area where longstanding disputes over land, religion and ethnicity often erupt into violence, two local government officials said on Sunday.

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  14. Gunmen kill 100 in attacks on Nigerian villages: local officialsRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2014 | ABC News

    Gunmen killed more than 100 people in an attack on three villages in central Nigeria, an area where longstanding disputes over land, religion and ethnicity often erupt into violence, two local government officials have said.

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  15. Nigeria: Immigration Pockets N520 Million From Job Seekers, As...Read the original story

    Mar 16, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Nigeria's interior minister, Abba Moro, has denied responsibility for the deaths of more than a dozen job applicants at Nigeria Immigration Service recruitment centres across the country Saturday.

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  16. Suspected extremists attack main barracks in north Nigerian city of Maiduguri, residents fleeRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | Canada.com

    MAIDUGURI, Nigeria - Islamic militants struck the northern city of Maiduguri Friday morning, attacking the main military barracks with gunfire and explosions, but the Ministry of Defence said it repelled the insurgents and inflicted "heavy casualties."

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  17. Humanitarian response gap grows in northern NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | IRIN

    There are no reports of official IDP sites. Most are living with host populations, some sheltering in schools at night.

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  18. Suspected extremists attack northern Nigeria cityRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Soldiers had a shootout with the insurgents near the main Giwa Military Barracks.

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  19. Concerned Plateau Youths Protest Relocation Of FRSC Academy To EnuguRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    Youths in Plateau State under the aegis of Concerned Plateau Youths yesterday staged a peaceful protest against the recent relocation of the Federal Road Safety Corps Academy from Jos in Plateau State to Enugu State.

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  20. Global Day of Action in support of Nigeria's LGBT CommunityRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | Amnesty International USA

    On Jan 14th 2014, Nigeria passed into law a bill that criminalizes same sex relationships, & imposes a 14year prison sentence for LGBT Nigerians.

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