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Battling infant mortality in Nigeria
New report on child deaths shows Nigeria among worst-off countries in the world.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2014 19:11 GMT
Nigeria seals state border with Cameroon
Nigerian military says Boko Haram fighters flee across the border after attacks to avoid pursuit.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2014 18:00 GMT
Nigerian airline back in the sky after crash
Dana Airline resumes flights 18 months after its plane crashed outside Lagos, killing 159 people on board and on ground.
Last updated: 28 Jan 2014 17:14 GMT
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
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The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
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South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
Diba Nigar Goksel
Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Spain's rightward plunge
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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