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Gay Nigerians targeted as 'un-African'
Despite evidence of homosexual customs pre-dating the colonial era, intolerant laws are flourishing across Africa.
Last updated: 26 Jan 2014 06:54 GMT
Nigeria's new law leaves gays vulnerable
Hundreds of men arrested and tortured by police as controversial legislation criminalising homosexuality takes effect.
Last updated: 16 Jan 2014 22:16 GMT
African states pull citizens out of CAR
Chad evacuates more nationals than other African states amid accusations of it backing Seleka fighters, which it denies.
Last updated: 05 Jan 2014 07:42 GMT
US names Boko Haram as 'terror organisation'
Nigerian armed group blacklisted along with its splinter outfit Ansaru over links with al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2013 16:41 GMT
Nigeria to boost mortgage financing system
World Bank project aims to boost the country's percentage of homeowners, which is one of the lowest in Africa.
Last updated: 06 Nov 2013 14:28 GMT
Many killed in Nigeria church stampede
Officials search for cause of stampede at overnight vigil that killed at least 24 people in country's east.
Last updated: 03 Nov 2013 13:48 GMT
Nigeria steps up security after school attack
Move comes after dozens of college students were shot while they slept by Boko Haram fighters.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2013 20:22 GMT
Nigeria group releases 'French hostage' video
SITE monitoring website publishes video it says was released by kidnappers of Francis Collomp.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2013 21:06 GMT
African artists make a splash
Increase in art sales reported as interest in modern works from Africa is on the rise.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2013 07:14 GMT
Vigilantes and Boko Haram clash in Nigeria
At least 18 people dead after vigilantes fight off members of armed group attacking town in Borno state.
Last updated: 08 Sep 2013 21:07 GMT
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In Pictures: Residents mourn Aswan violence
Egyptians mourn in Aswan after several days of clan fighting earlier this month left 23 people dead and 40 injured.
In Pictures: Remembering Deir Yassin
Palestinians were met with Israeli indifference during march to commemorate 66th anniversary of Deir Yassin massacre.
In Pictures: Battleground Varanasi
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