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Breaking News: Decontextualized response to Boko Haram crisis trivializes Nigeria's political struggles (Part 1)
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS SelectMedia

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2014-06-02 10:21:03 -0700 | disasters-news

Editor's note: This is Part 1 of a two-part series. Commentary The rest of the world trivializes Africa's nation-building challenges by paying decontextualized, episodic attention to its political problems, reducing ongoing crises with deep historical roots into isolated events such...
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Breaking News: Boko Haram releases new video of Chibok girls: Some girls ill, one with broken wrist
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS SelectMedia

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2014-06-05 13:27:12 -0700 | disasters-news

Nigerian media reports say that Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has seen a new video released by Boko Haram where the abducted girls of Government Girls Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State, speak about their experience in captivity. The girls appealed to...
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Breaking News: Nigerian military says it has located Chibok girls: A perspective on the Boko Haram crisis
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS SelectMedia

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2014-06-02 10:42:38 -0700 | disasters-news

Nigeria's military has said that it knows the location of nearly 300 girls abducted last month from their school dormitory in Chibok, Borno State, in northeastern Nigeria by members of the Islamic militant group Boko Haram. According to the Nigerian...
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Breaking News: Reports: Boko Haram insurgents allegedly kill at least 300, abduct 11 girls

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2014-05-10 16:35:59 -0700 | disasters-news

Boko Haram insurgents reportedly killed about 300 people and abducted 11 girls Tuesday in Gamboru Ngala, a town on Nigeria's northeastern border with Cameroon in Borno State. The town, about 200 kilometers north of the state capital Maiduguri, is the...
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Breaking News: Tragic photos :  Nigeria army 'kills 74 suspected Boko Haram fighters' in raid
Posted by: Reporter989

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2013-10-28 14:48:07 -0700 | political-news

Nigeria's military said Friday it had killed more than 70 suspected Boko Haram fighters in a raid in northeastern Borno state. Authorities have recently stepped up their campaign against the militants, military says an air bombardment and ground assault have...
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Breaking News: 150 Islamists and 16 soldiers dead in retaliatory attack on Boko Haram camp in Maidugiri
Posted by: prabirghose

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2013-09-22 06:28:37 -0700 | political-news

The army in Nigeria had launched an offensive against Boko Haram militants who had ambushed and killed a group of 40 soldiers on 21st September and killed 150 Islamist militants in the forest – 16 soldiers also lost their lives...
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Breaking News: Boko Haram Islamists strike again in northern Nigeria killing 38
Posted by: Robert Myles

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2013-09-04 09:09:17 -0700 | disasters-news

At least 38 people have been killed this weekend in two further attacks attributed to Boko Haram Islamist insurgents in Nigeria’s troubled Borno province in the north-east of the country. According to local officials, 14 nomadic herders were slain by...
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Posted by: rsa76

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2013-11-15 12:44:27 -0800 | disasters-news

Maiduguri, Nigeria - Suspected Islamic militants dressed in army uniform shot dead 44 people praying in a mosque in northeast Nigeria, while 12 civilians were killed in an attack apparently simultaneous, said Monday security agents. The attacks are the latest...
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Breaking News: FACTS about Boko Haram
Posted by: fibonnaci

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2013-07-10 11:30:17 -0700 | political-news

What is BOKO HARAM? Boko Haram means Western education is sin. The Sunni Muslim group founded in Maiduguri in northern Nigeria in 2002. The group represents a strong fundamentalist interpretation of Islam, not unlike Salafists. Boko Haram came gradually at...
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Posted by: NaveedAhmed72

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2013-08-23 15:46:52 -0700 | disasters-news

At least nine students have died after an attack by the Islamist sect executed against a school in the Nigerian city of Maidiguri (northeast), as reported by witnesses and a worker in a morgue, which was the second such attack...
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Breaking News: 70% of Christians murdered due to persecution in 2012 were killed in Nigeria
Posted by: Adrian Holman

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2013-05-31 10:08:17 -0700 | spirituality-religion-news

Nigeria continues to own the shameful title of being the deadliest place to be a Christian. In 2012, 70% of Christians murdered due to persecution were killed in Nigeria. This deadly fact is characterized by the brutal murder of Rev....
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Posted by: pappi

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2013-03-21 03:15:11 -0700 | spirituality-religion-news

I always wonder at the mentality of the Northern Cabals in the quest to maintain and sustain the statuesque. They keep on encouraging illiteracy and self inflicted and man created religious dogmatism within there domain. .They never for once wanted...
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Breaking News: Second Boko Haram attack this Holiday season
Posted by: Adrian Holman

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2013-01-02 02:04:18 -0800 | spirituality-religion-news

International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that at least fifteen Christians were killed by suspected Boko Haram militants in northern Nigeria. The militants snuck into Musari, a neighborhood located on the outskirts of Maiduguri, early on Friday morning and slit...
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Breaking News: Boko Haram strikes again on Christmas Eve
Posted by: Adrian Holman

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2012-12-29 14:25:43 -0800 | spirituality-religion-news

International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that at least twelve Christians, including a pastor and a deacon, were killed by unknown gunmen in separate attacks in Northern Nigeria. The gunmen are suspected to be connected to the extremist group Boko...
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Breaking News: How Gunmen Killed Nigerian Pastor
Posted by: Success Uchime

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2013-08-19 07:45:10 -0700 | disasters-news

It was a very sad day for the family and members of Good News Church located in Maiduguri in Borno state, north-east Nigeria as gunmen suspected to be the Islamist Boko Haram group killed the Pastor in his home. This...
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