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Keeping Nigeria's youth out of trouble
As Nigeria's unemployment soars, training programmes have been set up to keep young people out of Boko Haram's reach
Last updated: 21 Mar 2014 19:47 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
Nigerian state raises tabs to curb divorces
Conservative state hopes that $300 fine will discourage some from divorcing their wives.
Last updated: 26 Dec 2013 21:06 GMT
Drugs and poverty blight Northern Nigeria
Unemployment, rampant abject poverty, and lack of education are fuelling drug use in Kano State.
Last updated: 09 Dec 2013 11:18 GMT
Nigeria tackles growing drug problems
Experts say rising tide of drug abuse is linked to increase in poverty, and call for more efforts to aid rehabilitation.
Last updated: 26 Nov 2013 17:03 GMT
Nigerians hold mass rally to back Morsi
Thousands in Kano state in predominantly Muslim north rally in support of Egypt's deposed president.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2013 04:53 GMT
Clashes kill dozens in northern Nigeria
At least 35 dead after Boko Haram fighters attack soldiers and a police station, according to the army.
Last updated: 05 Aug 2013 17:38 GMT
Multiple explosions hit Nigeria's Kano
Several explosions target mainly Christian neighbourhood in northern city, killing at least 15 people.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2013 07:15 GMT
Nigeria arrests trio over 'Hezbollah cell'
Soldiers uncover heavy weapons cache allegedly linked to Lebanese group as police say suspects had "terrorist training".
Last updated: 31 May 2013 11:06 GMT
Dozens killed in Nigeria bus park explosions
Five explosions at a bus park in the northern city of Kano kill at least 41 people.
Last updated: 19 Mar 2013 21:41 GMT
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French minorities alarmed by far-right wins
French Jews and Muslims say recent National Front victories in mayoral races reflect rising xenophobia.
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.
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French jihadists in Syria and cyber-indoctrination
Armenian genocide: Turkey has lost the battle of truth
Eastern Ukraine: A new pawn in Putin's dangerous game
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Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
In Pictures: Clowning around in Lebanon camps
Volunteer clowns from Belgium's 'Clowns Without Borders' entertain children in Lebanon's refugee camps.
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.
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