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Death toll rises to 24 in rush-hour blast in Nigerian capital

Death toll rises to 24 in rush-hour blast in Nigerian capital

June 26, – Death toll climbs to 24, blast that tore through a crowded shopping district in the Nigerian capital Abuja during rush hour on Wednesday, police said, adding to the toll of thousands killed in attacks this year. It was not immediately clear who was responsible for the blast and no one claimed responsibility. […]

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Nigerian president rejects prisoners-for-schoolgirls swap deal

Nigerian president rejects prisoners-for-schoolgirls swap deal

May 14, – igeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan faces an uncertain political future after attracting a torrent of criticism over his handling of the mass abduction of more than 200 schoolgirls by Boko Haram extremists. Jonathan was already on the back foot even before Boko Haram kidnapped 276 girls from the remote northeastern town of Chibok […]

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Death toll in northeast Nigeria attack rises to 85

Death toll in northeast Nigeria attack rises to 85

Jan 29, Kawuri – With gunfire exploding all around, Rabi Mallam raced into her hut with her son and granddaughter. But then the suspected Islamic extremists set the home ablaze, and Mallam was burned all over her body before escaping. No one knows yet exactly how many residents of Kawuri village may have burned to […]

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