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  1. Boko Haram kidnap dozens in attack on villageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2014 | DFW Catholic

    Maiduguri, Nigeria, Aug 23, 2014 / 03:37 pm .- Locals in Baga, Nigeria say the town is one of the latest targets of Boko Haram's attacks, while a group of soldiers say they will not fight the militants until they have more adequate equipment.

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  2. Re: This beauty that makes me sadRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2014 | Vanguard

    By Muyiwa Adetiba A couple of weeks ago, I wrote an article captioned 'This beauty that makes me sad'.

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  3. NFC partners UN on gender equityRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    IN a bid to expand mutual understanding, develop joint projects and promote the advancement of the rights and opportunities of women using the film medium, the Nigerian Film Corporation has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women .

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  4. How 15 wanted kidnap kingpins were arrested in AnambraRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2014 | Vanguard

    What is however news is that the kidnappers carried out the nefarious act in August, 2011 in Jos, Plateau State and were arrested in Anambra State in August 2014, three years later to pay dearly for their nefarious activities.

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  5. East outlasts West in first NCAA All-Star showdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | ABS-CBN News

    The first ever NCAA All-Star Game was staged to achieve two things to showcase its best talents and generate funds for charity.

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  6. Boko Haram Kidnap Dozens Of Boys In Northeast Nigeria: WitnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | Switched

    Suspected Islamist Boko Haram fighters have abducted dozens of boys and men in a raid on a remote village in northeast Nigeria, loading them onto trucks and driving them off, witnesses who fled the violence said on Friday.

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  7. Nigeria: we'll battle Ebola to stand still, says JonathanRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    Nigeria took a stand yesterday to battle the Ebola disease at a special presidential meeting convened by President Goodluck Jonathan.

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  8. Eliot Ukoh: The North and a failed attempt to frustrate JonathanRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    Nigerians are amused to no end once again as a section of the northern elite who despise president Jonathan passionately, have once more embarked on their usual campaign for Jonathan, albeit unwittingly, as usual.

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  9. Chelsea under 21s to play Manchester City at AldershotRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | Fleet News and Mail

    Chelsea FC set off from their Cobham training ground to begin the defence of their Barclays Under 21 Premier League title at Aldershot 's Electrical Services Stadium on Friday - with a mouthwatering and free match against Patrick Vieira's Manchester City.

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  10. Weep not for my country, rebuild NigeriaRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | Vanguard

    CONTRARY to established wisdom of competitive dynamics of Adam Smith's belief in the creation of wealth, in our country, wealth generation has become inconsequential.

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  11. Nigeria: FG Commences Remodelling of Railway Stations NationwideRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Disclosing this in Abuja during a visit of the body of Permanent Secretaries, Minister of Transport, Senator Idris Umar said that the Federal Ministry of Transportation is focused on its mandate particularly in respect of the country's railway system.

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  12. Confab: There is no basis for negotiation on resource control - Dokubo-AsariRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | Vanguard

    By Levinus Nwabughiogu Alhaji Mujahid Asari-Dokubo is the leader of Niger Delta Peoples Salvation Force and former National President, Ijaw Youth Council, IYC.

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  13. Nigerian archbishop: Do not become a prisoner of fearRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | Washington Times

    Archbishop Ignatius Kaigama of Jos, a city in northern Nigeria, has stressed the importance of remaining present to his people despite the looming threat posed by the radical Islamist group Boko Haram.

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  14. Do not become a prisoner of fear, Nigerian bishop urgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | DFW Catholic

    Jos, Nigeria, Aug 6, 2014 / 02:06 am .- Archbishop Ignatius Kaigama of Jos, a city in northern Nigeria, has stressed the importance of remaining present to his people despite the looming threat posed by the radical Islamist group Boko Haram.

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  15. Workers to govt: revive steel industryRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    T he Iron and Steel Senior Staff Association of Nigeria has said the death of the steel industry in the country has aggravated its unemployment problem.

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  16. IGP Suleiman Abba takes over as Abubakar bows outRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | Vanguard

    F ollowing the appointment of Suleiman Abba as the 17th Indigenous Inspector-General of Police by President Goodluck Jonathan, the new IG yesterday took over from former Police boss, Mohammed Abubakar with a pledge that "I will do whatever is necessary to bring excessive violent crimes in the country to a halt".

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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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