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Nigeria seizes smuggled plastic...

Nigeria seizes smuggled plastic...

World

Thu, Dec 22 2016

Nigeria has seized over 100 bags of plastic rice smuggled into the country, where prices of the staple...

Nigeria attack: Two girls used as human...

Nigeria attack: Two girls used as human...

World

Mon, Dec 12 2016

Two girls conducted a double suicide attack at a market in north-east Nigeria, killing one person and...

Death toll in Nigeria church collapse...

Death toll in Nigeria church collapse...

World

Sun, Dec 11 2016

The Reigners Bible Church International in Uyo, capital of Akwa Ibom state, was still under construction...

How four cities wrestle with climate...

How four cities wrestle with climate...

World

Thu, Dec 1 2016

Fighting climate change means different things in different cities, as this snapshot illustrates

Saudi, Iran stoke Sunni-Shia tensions...

Saudi, Iran stoke Sunni-Shia tensions...

World

Sat, Nov 5 2016

The clashes and the recent escalating tension indicate that the proxy Saudi-Iran conflict – well-known...

Over 300 arrested in Europe-wide crime...

Over 300 arrested in Europe-wide crime...

World

Wed, Oct 19 2016

The action led by the European police agency focused on disrupting the most dangerous criminal networks...

100-plus Chibuk girls unwilling to leave...

100-plus Chibuk girls unwilling to leave...

World

Tue, Oct 18 2016

The unwilling girls may have been radicalised by Boko Haram or are ashamed to return home because they...

Boko Haram releases 21 kidnapped Chibok...

Boko Haram releases 21 kidnapped Chibok...

World

Thu, Oct 13 2016

Around 270 girls were taken from their school in Chibok, where the jihadists have waged a insurgency...

21 schoolgirls freed by Boko Haram after...

21 schoolgirls freed by Boko Haram after...

Africa

Thu, Oct 13 2016

The Islamist militant group kidnapped more than 270 students from a school in Chibok in April 2014 –...

Nigerian army faces new dangers in Boko...

Nigerian army faces new dangers in Boko...

Uncategorized

Wed, Sep 7 2016

The fight against Boko Haram has been complicated by an apparent split in the group after Islamic State’s...

No ending in sight of Europe refugee...

No ending in sight of Europe refugee...

Uncategorized

Sun, Aug 28 2016

Over 58,000 people remain stuck in the financially struggling country, most hoping to continue north...

Nigeria in talks with Boko Haram to...

Nigeria in talks with Boko Haram to...

Africa

Sun, Aug 28 2016

Around 270 girls were taken from their school in the village of Chibok in northeastern Nigeria in April...

Things to know about likely-dead Boko...

Things to know about likely-dead Boko...

Uncategorized

Tue, Aug 23 2016

ekau took over as leader in 2009 after Yusuf was paraded and then executed in front of a crowd by Nigerian...

Boko Haram and Nigeria’s missing Chibok...

Boko Haram and Nigeria’s missing Chibok...

Africa

Wed, Aug 17 2016

The kidnappings prompted a strong social media reaction, with the phrase #bringbackourgirls tweeted around...

New battles over scarce fertile land...

New battles over scarce fertile land...

Africa

Thu, Aug 11 2016

They said the attackers opened fire on villagers and torched a house where a priest and his family were...

Appointment of Boko Haram leader exposes...

Appointment of Boko Haram leader exposes...

Africa

Sun, Aug 7 2016

Boko Haram, whose name loosely means ‘Western education is sinful’ in Hausa, has suffered a dramatic...