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Bullet for bullet is a fair strategy to deal with terrorism. But on its own it is an ineffective reaction to this hydra-headed challenge. The war against al Shabaab copycats could get vicious. The...
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Nine years earlier, Boko Haram, which loosely means 'western education is forbidden' in Hausa, was a nuisance in MAIDUGURI in northeastern Nigeria. Boko Haram then operated around a school and mosque...
2014/04/23 08:57
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With every attack by Islamist militants in northern Nigeria, Daniel Ayuba relives a nightmare. Two years ago, attackers planted a bomb near a car wash in MAIDUGURI. The explosion shattered his leg...
2014/04/22 23:29
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The spokesman for the Borno State governor Kashim Shettima, Isa Gusau has faulted media reports that the governor is one of those working against the military's counter-insurgency operations in Borno,...
2014/04/22 22:45
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Parents search for abducted Nigeria girls, say 234 missing ‘Military has become powerless at protecting civilians’ MAIDUGURI, Nigeria, April 22, (RTRS): Parents of girls abducted by Islamist...
2014/04/22 17:06
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A Kaduna church caught up in attacks by Boko Haram in June A group of church leaders in Nigeria have begun fasting as Islamist extremists continue to attack communities across the north-eastern...
2014/04/22 05:30
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The Yola Electricity Distribution Company (YEDC) is responsible for the distribution of electricity in Adamawa, Borno, Taraba and Yobe States. YEDC is subdivided into four districts, namely: Yola,...
2014/04/21 14:31
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Burnt-out busses after an attack at a bus station packed with morning commuters in Abuja MAIDUGURI — Abubakar Shekau, the leader of the Boko Haram today released a video in which he claimed...
2014/04/21 09:30
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The week that ends today, can easily pass as one of the most fierce and gory in the mind of an average peace loving Nigerian. It was a week that long knives were drawn by killers, or if you like...
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2014/04/21 07:30
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MAIDUGURI — April 15, 2014 will ever remain fresh in the minds of the people of Chibok in Chibok Local Government Area of Borno State as a result of Boko Haram insurgents invasion of the Government...
2014/04/21 05:31
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My heart goes out to the families of those who were senselessly slaughtered by the representatives of Lucifer in our midst. One cannot fail to empathise with the bereaved, who, moments earlier, had...
2014/04/19 20:56
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Created: 04/16/2014 10:28 AM WDIO.com MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) - Officials say suspected Islamic militants killed 20 people including a traditional ruler in northeast Nigeria in the latest of four...
2014/04/19 12:15
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Hundreds of members of the militant Muslim fundamentalist group Boko Haram have staged one of their most audacious attacks yet on a military base in northern Nigeria, prompting a 24-hour curfew that...
2014/04/19 00:22
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Chinese relatives pray over Flight 370 PERTH — Six weeks into the extensive search for the lost Malaysia Airlines plane without so much as a piece of debris yet found, several Chinese relatives met...
2014/04/18 20:33
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MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — A Nigerian education official says 24 more schoolgirls abducted by Islamic extremists have escaped. That means 44 are free and 85 are still missing. At least 129 female...
2014/04/18 08:30
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Musician Etcetera thinks Nigerian entertainers are partly to be blamed for the bomb blast which rocked the Nyanya Motor Park, in Abuja, on Monday morning. "For God's sake, can somebody please call...
2014/04/17 20:29
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Other officials, however, say this is either untrue, or they have no knowledge of a rescue. On a scratchy phone line from a remote region in the northeast,Government Girls Secondary School principal...
2014/04/17 16:29
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The principal of a Nigerian school where 107 girls were abducted Wednesday is denying a military announcement that most of the girls have been recovered. Nigeria's Joint Information Center said late...
2014/04/17 15:32
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For the second time, the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in Borno State has shifted its ward congress date, even as the party's unity in the state is being threatened by the simmering war of...
2014/04/17 08:29
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Maroua — Nigeria's extremist Islamist group Boko Haram are believed to be actively recruiting fighters across the border in Cameroon's Far North Region, according to residents and local government...
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