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Girls freed from Boko Haram will be cared for - Nigerian president
# Bring Back Our Girls
# Bring Back Our Girls

Girls freed from Boko Haram will be cared for - Nigerian president

May 8th 2017, 10:08 AM 12,718 Views 21 Comments

The president has promised to support their “education, health, security and general well-being”.

Nobody knows what will happen if Boko Haram does release kidnapped schoolgirls
# Confusion
# Confusion

Nobody knows what will happen if Boko Haram does release kidnapped schoolgirls

Oct 25th 2014, 10:15 AM 11,479 Views 8 Comments

There are still 219 girls missing from their hometown of Chibok.

Explosion at crowded shopping centre kills 21 in Nigerian capital
# Blast
# Blast

Explosion at crowded shopping centre kills 21 in Nigerian capital

Jun 25th 2014, 10:11 PM 9,377 Views 51 Comments

Another 17 people were injured in the blast.

Seven jobseekers killed in Nigeria stadium stampede
# Abuja
# Abuja

Seven jobseekers killed in Nigeria stadium stampede

Mar 15th 2014, 12:22 PM 8,414 Views 13 Comments

Witnesses said that only one entrance at the 60,000 capacity Abuja stadium was open as the crush occurred.

Over 150 feared dead after plane crashes into building in Nigerian city
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

Over 150 feared dead after plane crashes into building in Nigerian city

Jun 3rd 2012, 6:39 PM 4,650 Views 8 Comments

The plane crashed into a two-storey building in Africa’s largest city. Residents said the plane had been coming in low and making a loud noise before it crashed.

10 killed in suicide blast in northeast Nigeria
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

10 killed in suicide blast in northeast Nigeria

Apr 30th 2012, 8:15 PM 1,277 Views 0 Comments

A suicide bomber drove into a convoy carrying a top police official in northeast Nigeria todayy, detonating his explosives and killing at least 10 people.

Fear of further church violence after attacks kill 39 in Nigeria
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

Fear of further church violence after attacks kill 39 in Nigeria

Dec 26th 2011, 10:43 AM 1,087 Views 5 Comments

A series of bombings yesterday targeted Christmas Day church services and Nigeria’s military.

Bomb strikes Nigerian church during Christmas service
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

Bomb strikes Nigerian church during Christmas service

Dec 25th 2011, 10:13 AM 1,994 Views 21 Comments

Local officials could not confirm how many people were injured, but said there were not enough ambulances to convey the wounded to hospital.

Nigeria says man with al-Qaeda links masterminded UN bomb attack
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

Nigeria says man with al-Qaeda links masterminded UN bomb attack

Aug 31st 2011, 9:12 PM 108 Views 2 Comments

Twenty-three people were killed in the attack on the UN’s headquarters in the Nigerian capital Abuja last week.

Video: Explosion strikes UN building in Nigeria, killing 16
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

Video: Explosion strikes UN building in Nigeria, killing 16

Aug 26th 2011, 3:55 PM 311 Views 6 Comments

One eyewitness says he saw ‘many dead’ after an explosion at the United Nation’s main Nigerian offices at Abuja.

Nigeria blast kills 15 people hours after inauguration
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

Nigeria blast kills 15 people hours after inauguration

May 30th 2011, 12:37 PM 298 Views 0 Comments

A bomb tore through a military barracks in the north of the country killing 15 people – just hours after the inauguration of President Goodluck Jonathan in Nigeria’s capital of Abuja.