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  1. WH Touts Boko Haram's Terror Designation; No Mention of How Long That TookRead the original story

    May 6, 2014 | Cybercast News Service

    Fielding questions about what help the U.S. can offer Nigeria in its effort to locate and rescue hundreds of schoolgirls held by Boko Haram, White House press secretary Jay Carney on Monday noted that the U.S. has designated the group a foreign terrorist organization.


  2. Court remands trader, house wife over alleged adulteryRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 | Vanguard

    An Upper Area Court in Jos, Plateau, has ordered a trader, Mohammed Rabiu, and a housewife, Asabe Mati, both accused of adultery, to be remanded in prison pending hearing of their bail applications.


  3. Trader And Housewife Jailed For AdulteryRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 |

    A Jos based trader, Mohammed Rabiu, and a housewife, Asabe Mati have been remanded in prison by An Upper Area Court in Jos,Plateau, on one count of adultery.


  4. Survivor Tells What It's Like to Be Attacked by Boko HaramRead the original story

    May 7, 2014 | ABC News

    People watch as smoke rises from the police headquarters after it was hit by a blast in Nigeria's northern city of Kano, in this Jan. 20, 2012 file photo.


  5. Islamic militant attack in Nigeria kills hundredsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2014 | Post and Courier

    This file image made available Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2012, taken from video posted by Boko Haram sympathizers, shows the leader of the radical Islamist sect Imam Abubakar Shekau.


  6. Insurgency: PDP Chair Tasks Opposition Leaders, Journalists On PatriotismRead the original story

    May 7, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    PDP Chairman in Plateau, Dr. Haruna Dabin, has advised journalists and leaders of opposing political parties to be patriotic and rise above personal interests over burning national issues.


  7. Siblings in remand for drug traffickingRead the original story

    May 7, 2014 | Vanguard

    A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, yesterday, ordered the remand at the Ikoyi prisons, Lagos of two siblings, Innocent Okafor and Uzoamaka Nnamani, charged with drug trafficking.


  8. A Song of Africa: Award-Winning Historical Novel Details Searing Romance Amid War-Torn NigeriaRead the original story

    May 6, 2014 | SBWire

    Ronald Wheatley knows the songs of Africa. From the furious beat of the tribal drums of the mangrove swamp and its fetid dampness, to the cacophony of the birds and cool dry air of the highlands, Wheatley is attuned to every note.


  9. Nigeria: Shekau Takes BH Further Down Al Qaeda Path - By Jacob ZennRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2014 |

    After four years of incessant Boko Haram violence in northern Nigeria and an estimated 8,000 deaths, Nigerians are now protesting what they see as an ineffectual government response to the insurgency.


  10. Nigerian leader: New order to free abducted girlsRead the original story

    May 4, 2014 |

    In this Tuesday, April. 29, 2014 file photo, An unidentified mother cries out during a demonstration with others who have daughters among the kidnapped school girls of government secondary school Chibok, in Abuja, Nigeria.


  11. Schools In Nigeria's Capital Abuja To Close For Security During SummitRead the original story

    May 3, 2014 | The Huffington Post

    All schools and government offices in Nigeria's capital will close during a three-day international conference next week, according to a presidential order that follows two bomb attacks in three weeks that killed nearly 100 people in Abuja.


  12. Tragic moment two firefighters are blown out 13th-floor window of...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2014 | Daily Mail

    So not THAT heartbroken over Cressie then! Harry heads out for BBQ food in Memphis with Wills one day after partying at exclusive Miami club as the brothers arrive for high-society wedding Cleveland house of horrors survivor Michelle Knight gets her own apartment and changes her name but reveals she has cut ties with the other captives Peaches ... (more)


  13. Amara (Grace)Onyinye Oyedele, - Oh Amara! Oh God's Grace! It is that...Read the original story

    Apr 29, 2014 | Nigeriaworld

    She plaits the hair with ease and finesse making her clients fall asleep. She often paused to take calls on her phone which had an Igbo song ring tone! Sometimes she spoke in fluent Hausa language.


  14. Islamist Militants Boko Haram Claim Deadly Nigeria BlastRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2014 | Switched

    Nigeria's Islamic extremists are claiming responsibility for the massive explosion at a busy bus station that killed at least 75 people in Nigeria's capital, Abuja, this week.


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

    Apr 7, 2014 | 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.


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

    Apr 17, 2014 | 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.


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

    Apr 17, 2014 | In-depth Africa

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


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

    Apr 17, 2014 | 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.


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

    Apr 15, 2014 | 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.


  20. 1,000 Dead in Nigeria Communal ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2014 | 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.