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Nigeria: FAAC Okays Removal of Fuel Subsidy, Shares N641.38 Billion

This as the three tiers of government shared the sum of N641.380 billion as allocation for the month of March, despite a shortfall in the revenue for the month.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Vanguard

NLNG to flood markets with cooking gas

ABUJA: The management of Nigerian LNG Limited, NLNG, has expressed commitment to support Federal Government'sefforts to get more Nigerians to switch to cooking gas by making the product available for consumption.

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Vancouver Sun

Islamic uprising spreads across Nigeria as 100 girls kidnapped from school

A lunar eclipse took place Tuesday. The entire event was to be visible from North and South America, but sky watchers in northern and eastern Europe, eastern Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia were out of luck, according to US space agency NASA.

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Vanguard

Nigeria will reach `promised land' - Adesina

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, on Tuesday in Abuja expressed optimism that Nigeria would soon reach the promised land as a nation.

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Al Jazeera

Armed men kidnap schoolgirls in Nigeria

More than 100 students of secondary school in Chibok in Borno state abducted, a day after a deadly bombing in Abuja.

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The Wichita Eagle

Minister: 75 dead in blast at Nigerian bus station

A man reads a local newspaper with headline ''Bloody Monday'' close to the bus park that was bombed just hours before in Abuja, Nigeria, Tuesday, April.

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AllAfrica.com

Nigeria: Gang-Raped Girl, Gang-Raped Justice: How Nigeria Police Forced Victim to Free 'Rapists'

Four boys raped her. Yet, there is no justice for her as the police allegedly forced her to free the rapists.

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Iol.co.za

Abuja bombing sparks security blitz

Nigeria will mount a massive security operation to protect a World Economic Forum on Africa planned in Abuja next month, following the bomb attack by suspected Islamist militants on the capital's outskirts on Monday, the event's Nigerian hosts said.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Reuters

(Graphic Images) a bloody day in Nigeria

With eyes welled up from tears, anxious families in Nigeria are waiting for news.

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Xinhuanet

Nigeria explosion: one killing too many

The wanton killing of over 70 persons in Nyanya, a suburb of Abuja, Nigeria's capital city on Monday is the latest shocking reminder that the West African country is fast drifting into a state of anomie reminiscent of Thomas Hobbes state of nature where life is said to be nasty, brutish and short.

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AllAfrica.com

Nigeria: 37 Killed in Borno Weekend Attacks

Residents and security sources said suspected members of the Boko Haram sect stormed Ngoshe Sama village in Gwoza LGA Saturday night and committed the mayhem.

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Mashable

Dozens in Nigeria Killed After Explosion Rips Through Crowded Bus Station

More than 70 people were killed and 124 were wounded on Monday when an explosion tore through a crowded bus station near Nigeria's capital city of Abuja.

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Canada.com

Bus station explosion in Nigerian capital kills at least 71 people, wounds 124

A massive explosion ripped through a bus station during the morning rush hour in Nigeria's capital, killing at least 71 people and wounding 124 in a bombing that marked the bloodiest terrorist attack ever in Abuja.

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WLNS-TV Lansing

Dozens Dead In Bomb Attack In Nigeria

LANSING, Mich. Thousands of people in Mid-Michigan struggling to pay their bills could be at risk of having their utilities shut off in mid-April.

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Bangkok Post

Nigeria bus station blasts killed 71,...

Twin blasts on Monday at a bus station on the outskirts of Nigeria's capital crammed with morning commuters killed 71 people and injured 124 others, police said.

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Norwalk Citizen News

Police: Blast in Nigerian capital kills 71

People gather at the site of a blast at the Nyanya Motor Park, about 16 kilometers from the center of Abuja, Nigeria, Monday, April 14, 2014.

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RTE.ie

Dozens killed in blasts at bus station in Nigeria

Twin blasts at a packed bus station in Nigeria's capital killed "dozens of people" this morning, a spokesman for the state-run emergency services has said.

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KSWO

Blast rips up busy bus station in Nigerian capital

The man accused of killing three people in attacks at a Jewish community center and Jewish retirement complex near Kansas City is a well-known white supremacist and former Ku Klux Klan leader who was once the... The man accused of killing three people in attacks at a Jewish community center and Jewish retirement complex near Kansas City is a ... (more)

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Time

At Least 20 Dead After Blasts Rock Nigerian Capital

Multiple explosions at a bus station on the outskirts of the Nigerian capital of Abuja on Monday morning have left an estimated 20 people dead.

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ABC News

Blast Rips up Busy Bus Station in Nigerian Capital

An explosion has blasted through a busy commuter bus station on the outskirts of Nigeria's capital, Abuja, as hundreds of people were traveling to work.

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