Jos, Nigeria Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Gunmen kill 30 in central Nigeria attack: localsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2014 | The Daily Star

    ... pack what is left of their belongings, following an attack in Kawuri January 28, 2014. (REUTERS/Stringer) JOS, Nigeria: Gunmen killed about 30 people in an early morning raid on two villages in central Nigeria, witnesses said on Tuesday, in the ...

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  2. Nigerian prelate defends anti-homosexual laws against foreign criticismRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2014 | Catholic World News

    "As a sovereign nation, we have a right to determine our present and future lifestyles," said Archbishop Ignatius Kaigama of Jos.

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  3. Re: Nigeria's President Bans Same-Sex MarriageRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2014 | NewsOne

    Nigeria's president has signed a law that bans same-sex marriage and criminalizes homosexual associations, societies, and meetings, with penalties of up to 14 years in jail. 1 comment

  4. 31-Jan-14 - Dozens Killed In Attacks On Nigeria's Christian VillagesRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2014 | Global Catholic Network EWTN

    ABUJA, NIGERIA, January 30 .- At least 99 people were reportedly left dead after attacks on two Christian villages in northeast Nigeria this week, suspected to have been carried out by Islamic extremist militants.

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  5. 2015: Man proposes, God disposesFr. Pat Amobi Chukwuma,...Read the original story

    Feb 1, 2014 | Nigeriaworld

    I was born and brought up at Jos. I was among the Igbos who survived the 1966 pogrom in the Northern States of Nigeria.

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  6. Vicious Attacks in Nigerian Village Kill 85 PeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2014 | NewsBlaze

    According to media reports, 85 people had been killed by gunmen who were dressed in military uniform, and opened fire on residents, burnt houses and mosques.

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  7. Dozens killed in attacks on Nigeria's Christian villagesRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2014 | DFW Catholic

    Abuja, Nigeria, Jan 30, 2014 / 04:07 pm .- At least 99 people were reportedly left dead after attacks on two Christian villages in northeast Nigeria this week, suspected to have been carried out by Islamic extremist militants.

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  8. Senior Shama Ams wins prestigious Marshall scholarshipRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2014 | The Torch

    ... born to Nigerian parents, went on a homecoming trip with them before starting college for a medical mission to Jos, Nigeria. He said the trip revealed missing government contribution and public health officials coupled with an abundance of NGOs in a ...

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  9. Gunmen kill Chinese construction worker, wound two others in NigeriaRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    Three Chinese nationals supervising the Jos-Kafanchan rail project were attacked in their truck by unknown gunmen. 2 comments

  10. "Mental strength helped Super Eagles against Morocco"Read the original story

    Jan 27, 2014 | Vanguard

    The Nigerian Union in Western Cape, South Africa on Sunday described as miraculous the Super Eagles' quarter-finals defeat of the Atlas Lions of Morocco at the African Nations Championship .

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  11. Dozens arrested after - Same Sex Marriage Prohibition Act' enforced in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2014 | Final Call

    Police, working off a list of 168 suspects purportedly obtained through torture, are arresting dozens of gay men in Nigeria's northern Bauchi state, human rights activists said January 14. A new law in Nigeria, dubbed the "Jail the Gays" bill, is encouraging the persecution of gays and will endanger programs fighting HIV-AIDS in the gay community, ... (more)

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  12. On The Town: a Picturing Mexicoa at Pasadena Museum of California ArtRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2014 | Pasadena Star-News

    When the last vestiges of the Tournament of Roses have been swept away, local culture vultures tend to hunker down and retrench.

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  13. Nigeria: Thousands Flee Boko HaramRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    The UN refugee agency says nearly 6,000 people have fled the northern parts of Nigeria due to the activities of Boko Haram to neighbouring Cameroon and Niger in the past 10 days.

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  14. Nigeria: Boko Haram - 6,000 Nigerians Flee Into Neighbouring Countries - UNRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    The UN refugee agency says nearly 6,000 people have fled the northern parts of Nigeria due to the activities of Boko Haram to neighbouring Cameroon and Niger in the past 10 days.

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  15. Nigeria: Kuru-Bauchi Railway Ready in February, Says MinisterRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    The Minister of Transport, Sen. Idris Umar, says the rehabilitation of the railway from Kuru station in Plateau to the Bauchi city station will be completed before February ending.

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  16. Adamu Mu'azu: Not as we hearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2014 | Vanguard

    The selection of Alhaji Adamu Mu'azu former Governor of Bauchi State as Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party no doubt opens a new chapter in the affairs of the party.

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  17. UN: Thousands of Nigerians flee fighting in northRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2014 | WTVC

    Thousands of people have fled violence in northeast Nigeria for neighboring Cameroon and Niger in recent days, the United Nations said Friday, as the frequency of attacks by Islamic extremists grows with dozens killed this week.

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  18. Kuru-Bauchi railway ready in February, says ministerRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2014 | Vanguard

    The Minister of Transport, Sen. Idris Umar, says the rehabilitation of the railway from Kuru station in Plateau to the Bauchi city station will be completed before February ending.

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  19. Boko Haram: 6,000 Nigerians flee into neighbouring countries - UNRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2014 | Vanguard

    The UN refugee agency says nearly 6,000 people have fled the northern parts of Nigeria due to the activities of Boko Haram to neighbouring Cameroon and Niger in the past 10 days.

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  20. Encroaching desert stokes religious tensions in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2014 | The Age

    A member of the vigilante force dubbed the Civilian JTF, searches a woman under her veil at a check point in Maiduguri, Nigeria.

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