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  1. .com | At least 38 killed in raid on Nigerian villageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | News24

    Pakistani rights activist Malala Yousafzai has pledged while on a trip to Nigeria to free a group of schoolgirls abducted by Islamist militants.

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  2. Extremists bomb Nigeria bridge, limit base accessRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | Barriere Star Journal

    Suspected Islamic extremists bombed a major bridge on a northeast Nigerian highway, further limiting access to base camps in the Sambisa Forest where scores of kidnapped girls are believed to be held captive, witnesses and the leader of a group fighting Boko Haram said Monday.

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  3. Suspected extremists bomb 4th bridge in northeast Nigeria, limit access to kidnapped girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Brandon Sun

    Suspected Islamic extremists bombed a major bridge on a northeast Nigerian highway, further limiting access to base camps in the Sambisa Forest where scores of kidnapped girls are believed to be held captive, witnesses and the leader of a group fighting Boko Haram said Monday.

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  4. Boko Haram: APC Calls For International ProbeRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    The All Progressives Congress has called for an international inquiry into the activities of the terror group Boko Haram in order to unravel its modus operandi and sponsors as well as any individual or group that may have links with the insurgents, with a view to ending, once and for all, the debate over who is behind the insurgency and also to ... (more)

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  5. 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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  6. Nigeria Police Uncover Plans to Bomb Abuja Transportation SectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | Voice of America

    A policeman stands near damaged vehicles after a suicide car bomber killed five people on a street of popular bars and restaurants in Sabon Gari, Kano, Nigeria, May 19, 2014.

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  7. Boko Haram: The crucial options before Jonathan -GowonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | Vanguard

    VIOLENCE linked to Jama'atu Ahlis Sunna Lidda'awati Wal-Jihad, known by its Hausa name, Boko Har?m, and with foothold in north eastern Nigeria, north Cameroon and Niger Republic, has left at least 12,000 people dead, 8,000 people crippled while several thousands have been displaced.

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  8. Can Shekarau clean up after Wike?Read the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | Vanguard

    BY LAJU ARENYEKA When Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau stepped into his new mandate as the Minister of Education earlier this week, he resumed into a house of ruins.

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  9. Nigeria: WFP Providing Food to Refugees Fleeing Violence in NigeriaRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    As violence in northeastern Nigeria causes massive displacement, thousands of families have fled across the border into Cameroon where the United Nations World Food Programme is providing humanitarian assistance despite insecurity and logistical challenges.

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  10. Nigerian Senate Finally Finds Missing $49bn Oil FundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    The Senate have finally revealed that the $49 billion oil revenue was not missing but where un-remitted funds which will soon be put back into the Federal Account.

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  11. Nigeria: Unaccounted U.S.$49.8 Billion - Senate Rejects Recommendation On Fuel Subsidy RemovalRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Almost six weeks after the Senate Committee on Finance submitted its report on the allegation made by the former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria , Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, on the non-remittance of oil revenue to the Federation Account by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation , the Senate yesterday deliberated on the report with a ... (more)

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  12. Nigeria Police Chief Sees Security ImprovementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Voice of America

    A policeman stands near damaged vehicles after a suicide car bomber killed five people on a street of popular bars and restaurants in Sabon Gari, Kano, Nigeria, May 19, 2014.

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  13. Jonathan's backers named as ministersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan appointed four close allies as ministers on Wednesday, with sources saying two of them would shore up his power base in the largely Muslim north where opposition to him is strongest.

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  14. Nigeria's Jonathan picks allies as ministersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Al Jazeera

    Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan appointed four close allies as ministers on Wednesday, with sources saying two of them would shore up his power base in the largely Muslim north where opposition to him is strongest.

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  15. Nigeria: Airtel Connects 27 Universities in NigeriaRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Airtel Nigeria has partnered with Computer Warehouse Group to deploy the first Research and Education Network dubbed, 'Nigerian Research and Education Network' , in order to empower Nigerians with the latest mobile internet and enterprise business solutions.

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  16. Nigeria's Jonathan appoints four close allies as ministersRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | AlertNet

    Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan appointed four close allies as ministers on Wednesday, with sources saying two of them would shore up his power base in the largely Muslim north where opposition to him is strongest.

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  17. Nigeria: President Jonathan Swears in Shekarau as Education MinisterRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Mr. Shekarau, a former Kano State governor, decamped from the All Progressives Congress, APC, to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

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  18. Jonathan Swears In 4 New Ministers, Shekarau Among ThemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    President Goodluck Jonathan has Wednesday sworn-in 4 new ministers, preliminarily cleared by the National Assembly: Ibrahim Shekarau, Stephen Oru, Adedayo Adeyeye and Abdul Bulama.

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  19. If price of oil crashes today, govs flying jets will look for okada to ride - DelegateRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Vanguard

    By Henry Umoru ABUJA- A delegate representing the South West Geo- Political Zone of the country, Yinka Odunmakin told other delegates yesterday that if the price of oil crashes today, governors who he alleged to be going round the world with private jets, will look for motorcycles, known as Okada to ride.

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  20. The Situation of Ex-Muslims in AfricaRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | GhanaWeb

    By Leo Igwe The case Mubarak Bala, a Nigerian who renounced Islam and became an atheist is a clear indication of the precarious situation of ex-Muslims in the region.

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