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Missing Nigerian schoolgirls 'married off'
Boko Haram chief denies ceasefire claim and says kidnapped schoolgirls have converted to Islam and married.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2014 16:53 GMT
Deadly car bomb attack at Nigerian bus stop
At least eight people killed and 34 wounded outside crowded bus station in northeastern city of Gombe.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2014 15:37 GMT
Woman in suicide blast at Nigeria barracks
Female suicide bomber kills herself and at least one soldier outside an army barracks in northeastern city of Gombe.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2014 00:14 GMT
Nigeria's suspended bank chief made Kano emir
Lamido Sanusi becomes country's second-highest Islamic authority, months after suspension as governor of central bank.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2014 17:42 GMT
Many killed in Nigerian attacks
Gunmen carry out attacks aimed at police in city of Gombe, and target worshippers at mosque in Kano, killing 19.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2012 10:39 GMT
Multiple blasts hit Nigeria's Gombe town
The Islamist sect Boko Harem are reportedly behind the explosions and gunfire, amid a surge in religious violence.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2012 00:18 GMT
Nigeria unrest 'worse than 1960s civil war'
President Goodluck Jonathan says there are Boko Haram sympathisers in government, judiciary and armed forces.
Last updated: 09 Jan 2012 02:09 GMT
Deadly sectarian attacks in Nigeria
Gunmen open fire at church and town meeting, killing at least 20 in fresh sectarian violence in Adamawa state.
Last updated: 07 Jan 2012 13:06 GMT
Several dead in Nigeria shooting attacks
Deadly incidents in Adamawa and Gombe are the latest in a string of events thought to be linked to Islamist group.
Last updated: 06 Jan 2012 21:22 GMT
Deaths in Nigeria church attack
Police are investigating a shooting spree at a church in the northern city of Gombe that left six people dead.
Last updated: 06 Jan 2012 13:35 GMT
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