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  1. Jackboot DemocracyRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    A DECADE and a half after Nigeria returned to democratic rule, the people are still reeling under the jackboot of soldiers across the country.

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  2. Bring Back Our Girls ---Read the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | War Is A Crime

    In the 1970s and 1980s, at the height of Nigeria's post-oil-discovery wealth and power, Nigerians could walk the streets of the major northern cities of Kaduna, Jos, Kano and Maiduguri without a concern, unhurried and unharmed.

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  3. Commonwealth Games: Singapore's Feng Tianwei in winning startRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Reigning champion Feng Tianwei of Singapore got off to a winning start in the Commonwealth Games women's table tennis singles with a 4-0 win over Nigerian Cecilia Akpan.

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  4. Violence in Nigeria has 'no boundaries' now, archbishop saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | DFW Catholic

    Rome, Italy, Jul 25, 2014 / 12:33 pm .- In wake of two bombings this week in Nigeria, targeting both an Islamic scholar and a senior politician, Archbishop Ignatius Kaigama has called for greater proactive efforts to identify all violent groups.

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  5. Police Boss Abubakar Set To RetiresRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar, is set to retire as there are no indications that President Goodluck Jonathan would extend his tenure.

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  6. Timeline of Boko Haram attacksRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2012 | In-depth Africa

    17 Jan 2012: Two soldiers and four BH gunmen are killed in an attack on a military checkpoint in Maiduguri, Borno State.

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  7. Two bomb blasts in same Nigerian city kill at least 82Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | Yahoo!

    Nigeria troops at the peace keeping center in Jaji, Kaduna, Nigeria, Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013.

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  8. Group petitions Pope over killing of Christians, burning of churches in NorthRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | Vanguard

    A civil society organisation, International Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law, has petitioned Pope Francis over the killing of Christians and burning of churches in northern Nigeria by Boko Haram and Fulani Jihadists.

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  9. 15,000 Nigerians displaced after Boko Haram raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | Yahoo!

    A massive assault by Boko Haram in the northeast Nigerian town of Damboa displaced more than 15,000 people, an official said Monday, as the security forces sent reinforcements to flush out the Islamist fighters.

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  10. NIGERIA : Nigeria Men's Basketball League Semi-Finals Hold FridayRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2014 | Basketball in Africa

    Group A leaders and defending champions, Kano Pillars basketball club, will take on Group B runners-up, Gombe Bulls basketball club, in the first semi-final.

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  11. 'Many dead' as Boko Haram attack town in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Red Cross personnel search for remains at the site of a Boko Haram car bomb attack in Jos, Nigeria on May 21. Photo: AP At least 18 bodies so far have been recovered from the attack, which lasted for several hours.

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  12. Nigeria, the survival of the armedE O EKEFor many years, Fulani...Read the original story

    Jul 19, 2014 | Nigeriaworld

    If there is any doubt that the Nigeria state has failed, these are the evidence.

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  13. Nigeria: Govt 'Reviving' Railway System, Says OfficialRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Nigeria's Transport Minister says the administration has allocated funds and implemented strategic plans to revitalize the country's railway system, which has been in a poor state for decades.

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  14. Nigeria 'Reviving' Railway System, Says OfficialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | Voice of America

    Nigeria's Transport Minister says the administration has allocated funds and implemented strategic plans to revitalize the country's railway system, which has been in a poor state for decades.

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  15. Nigeria: Boko Haram Kills 2,053 Civilians in 6 Months / Apparent Crimes Against HumanityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    ABUJA, Nigeria, July 15, 2014/African Press Organization / - The Islamist insurgency Boko Haram in Nigeria killed at least 2,053 civilians in an estimated 95 attacks during the first half of 2014, Human Rights Watch said today.

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  16. Nigeria: Boko Haram Death Toll RevealedRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    The Islamist insurgency Boko Haram in Nigeria killed at least 2,053 civilians in an estimated 95 attacks during the first half of 2014.

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  17. Nigerian archbishop calls for government rescue of schoolgirlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | DFW Catholic

    ... action and the fruit of whatever the government is doing along with the international community." Archbishop of Jos, Nigeria and spokesman for the country's Catholic Bishops Conference, Archbishop Kaigama gave his comments following the conclusion ...

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  18. Boko Haram chief claims Lagos, Abuja...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    The head of Nigeria's Boko Haram has claimed responsibility for a bombing in the capital Abuja and an attack hours later in Lagos which the authorities tried to cover up, in a video obtained by AFP Sunday.

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  19. Homegrown jihadis: Canadians have always fought in other people's warsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Globe and Mail

    ... that terrorize civilians and lop off prisoners' heads? Smoke rises after a bomb blast at a bus terminal in Jos, Nigeria, May 20, 2014. Two explosions ripped through a bustling bus terminal and market frequented by thousands of people. Some ...

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  20. Religious tensions stalk Jos despite brittle peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    Sani Mudi, a Muslim leader in Jos - perhaps Nigeria's most religiously segregated city - stares out the window of the dimly lit central mosque, waiting for young men to drift in.

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