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Nigeria: 87 deaths in an attack of Boko Haram

Nigeria: 87 deaths in an attack of Boko Haram | African News Agency | Scoop.it
87 bodies were found in jungle and our men are always in search of new bodies ", specified the Nigerian representative, who accompanied a governor on scenes of the murder
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Nigeria: the army throws its offensive against the terrorists in the northeast

Nigeria: the army throws its offensive against the terrorists in the northeast | African News Agency | Scoop.it
The Nigerian army began its attack against islamists' camps of Boko Haram in a nature park of the North region is, where it deployed 2.000 soldiers with the intention of recovering zones held by the insurgents.
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187 reported dead after Nigerian military, extremists clash

187 reported dead after Nigerian military, extremists clash | African News Agency | Scoop.it

Satellite photographs and witness statements Tuesday strongly challenged denials by Nigeria's government about mass casualties and damage left behind after fighting between the military and Islamic extremists in a northeast Nigeria village where locals say some 187 people were killed.

 

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Nigeria: several journalists arrests

Nigeria: several journalists arrests | African News Agency | Scoop.it
At least three persons among whom two journalists are accused of having broadcast a program criticizing the vaccine of the poliomyelitis.
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Nigeria: 7 deaths, during clashes, in the North

Nigeria: 7 deaths, during clashes, in the North | African News Agency | Scoop.it
During clashes, which compared the members of haram Boko to the servicemen, 7 persons died in Nigeria.
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20 persons slaughtered outside a mosque in Nigeria

20 persons slaughtered outside a mosque in Nigeria | African News Agency | Scoop.it
Lagos: 20 persons were slaughtered by thieves who opened fire on a group of people leaving a mosque in the north of Nigeria on Sunday.
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Nigeria Islamists claim phone company fires, threaten media

Nigeria Islamists claim phone company fires, threaten media | African News Agency | Scoop.it
Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram on Thursday claimed a set of fires at telecom masts across the north, while threatening journalists with the Voice of America radio network.
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Nigeria: 29 deaths, 16 injured men in a road accident in the north

Nigeria: 29 deaths, 16 injured men in a road accident in the north | African News Agency | Scoop.it
A collision between two buses made at least 29 deaths, among which burned 11 vivoses, in the fire caused by shock, on Friday, in the State of Yobe in the north of Nigeria, announced the police.
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Nigeria: the government is going to negotiate with the terrorists of Boko Haram

Nigeria: the government is going to negotiate with the terrorists of Boko Haram | African News Agency | Scoop.it
Further to acts of violence which clamp down since 2010, causing the death of 1 400 persons in the north and in the centre of country, Nigeria opens a dialogue although indirect with the Islamic sect Boko Haram.
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Nigeria: NGO Urges Parents To Inculcate Traditional Norms In Children

Nigeria: NGO Urges Parents To Inculcate Traditional Norms In Children | African News Agency | Scoop.it

BENIN CITY – A Benin-Based Non-Governmental organization, Edo Legacy Foundation has charged parents to always bring up their children in the doctrine of traditional norms.

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Nigeria: 'Boko Haram Wears the Face of Religion but It Is Political'

Nigeria: 'Boko Haram Wears the Face of Religion but It Is Political' | African News Agency | Scoop.it

Ambassador Chief Chukudi Dixon Orike is a lawyer. He was called to the Bar of England and Wales in June 1961. He obtained an Honours Bachelors degree in Law from the University of London and a Masters degree in Political Sociology from the London school of Economics and Political science - University of London. He was an elected member of the Nigerian House of Representatives in 1964.

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Nigeria: The army kills 20 members of Boko Haram

Nigeria: The army kills 20 members of Boko Haram | African News Agency | Scoop.it
Maiduguri: The Nigerian army announced on Sunday to have killed 20 members of the sect Boko Haram during the night of Saturday to Sunday in Maiduguri, county seat of the State of Borno (north) in Nigeria.
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Nigeria: four deaths in a series of attacks

Nigeria: four deaths in a series of attacks | African News Agency | Scoop.it
Four persons were killed on Sunday during two attacks in Kano, in the north of Nigeria, announced authorities and police.
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Nigeria lost 11,75 million barrels of crude oil in the acts of vandalism

Nigeria lost 11,75 million barrels of crude oil in the acts of vandalism | African News Agency | Scoop.it
He maintained that the country recorded the strongest loss, that is 6,39 million barrels in 2011, while in 2012, it lost only about 3,04 million barrels. As nation, it must cease.
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Nigeria: 55 deaths during the attacks of Boko Haram in the State of Borno

Nigeria: 55 deaths during the attacks of Boko Haram in the State of Borno | African News Agency | Scoop.it
The army and the police of Nigeria confirmed that at least 55 persons had been killed in the State of Borno...
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Breaking News: The seven hostages kidnapped in Nigeria probably killed

Breaking News: The seven hostages kidnapped in Nigeria probably killed | African News Agency | Scoop.it
The seven foreigners kidnapped in Nigeria were probably killed, announced British minister of Foreign Affairs William Hague on Sunday,
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Nigeria: 18 deaths in an attack by terrorists in the Northeast

Nigeria: 18 deaths in an attack by terrorists in the Northeast | African News Agency | Scoop.it
Armed men, supposed members of the terrorist group Boko Haram, opened fire in a market, in the northeast of Nigeria, killing 18 persons.
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Nigeria: 20 persons slaughtered by robbers in a village of the north

Nigeria: 20 persons slaughtered by robbers in a village of the north | African News Agency | Scoop.it
Twenty persons were slaughtered on Tuesday by robbers in a village of the State of Zamfara (north), which is regularly the theatre of violent clashes.
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At least 20 students killed in Nigeria

At least 20 students killed in Nigeria | African News Agency | Scoop.it
At least 20 students were killed by the unknowns armed in Mubi, in the northeast of Nigeria to a police source...
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Nigeria: Pirates take over a Singaporean oil tanker in the harbour of Lagos

Nigeria: Pirates take over a Singaporean oil tanker in the harbour of Lagos | African News Agency | Scoop.it
Kuala Lumpur: pirates took the control of a Singaporean oil tanker in the harbour of Lagos, in Nigeria...
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Nigeria: 10 deaths suite at the opening of a Cameroonian fluvial dam

Nigeria: 10 deaths suite at the opening of a Cameroonian fluvial dam | African News Agency | Scoop.it
At least ten persons perished on Monday in the State of Adamawa, in the east of Nigeria, suite at the opening of the dam Lagdo in Cameroon, after torrential rains.
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Irish worker shot dead in eastern Nigeria

Irish worker shot dead in eastern Nigeria | African News Agency | Scoop.it
Officials say an Irish worker in eastern Nigeria has been shot to death during an attempted armed robbery.
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Nigeria: Prison bombed, ten inmates escape in Benin

Nigeria: Prison bombed, ten inmates escape in Benin | African News Agency | Scoop.it

BENIN CITY – No fewer than 10 inmates were reported to have escaped Sunday in a violent jail break at Oko Medium Security prisons, Edo State, after some armed men stormed the prison with dynamites.

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Nigeria: Bakassi - House Probes Reports On Human Rights Violations

Nigeria: Bakassi - House Probes Reports On Human Rights Violations | African News Agency | Scoop.it

The House of Representatives has commenced investigation into various cases of sexual abuse, organised killings and disruption of commercial activities, which it said the people of Bakassi brought against the government and people of Cameroun following the ruling of the International Court of Justice (ICJ).

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Four kidnapped foreigners, two sailors killed in Nigeria

Four kidnapped foreigners, two sailors killed in Nigeria | African News Agency | Scoop.it
Lagos - Armed men attacked on Saturday off Nigeria a boat belonging to a society of services of the oil area, kidnapping four foreigners and killing two sailors...
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