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Source: Al Jazeera
Lagos : Nigeria | 2 years ago  
32 At least 34 people have been killed by armed men after an attack on a cattle market in northeastern Nigeria, an emergency source says. "Thirty-four bodies were deposited at the hospital,"...
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