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Nigeria abuse: will torture go unpunished?
Amnesty International accuses security forces of carrying out 'shocking' torture and abuse in a climate of impunity.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2014 21:25 GMT
Nigeria's president vows to defeat Boko Haram
Jonathan tells world leaders his country will win "war on terror" despite deadly attack and kidnapping of schoolgirls.
Last updated: 09 May 2014 05:14 GMT
Boko Haram attack kills hundreds in Nigeria
Officials estimate the death toll at 300 in town left unguarded during attempts to rescue missing schoolgirls.
Last updated: 08 May 2014 06:28 GMT
Police post reward for missing Nigerian girls
Authorities offer $300,000 to anyone who can provide information on the whereabouts of more than 200 kidnapped girls.
Last updated: 07 May 2014 15:38 GMT
Nigeria police accused of victimising Muslims
Muslims say they are unfairly targeted as the government tries to hunt down Boko Haram members.
Last updated: 15 Feb 2014 17:32 GMT
Gunmen kill seven in northern Nigeria
Army blames spate of attacks including live fire, explosives and burning of buildings on Boko Haram.
Last updated: 29 Dec 2012 21:03 GMT
Nigeria arrests 'Boko Haram spokesman'
Detained man is believed by security officials to be "Abu Qaqa", alleged to have acted as mouthpiece for radical group.
Last updated: 02 Feb 2012 18:33 GMT
Nigerian president sacks chief of police
Goodluck Jonathan forces police chief and six deputies to retire, saying Boko Haram has infiltrated security services.
Last updated: 25 Jan 2012 18:51 GMT
Nigeria police block fuel hike protesters
Trade unions have threatened to begin an indefinite general strike from Monday, as protests continue.
Last updated: 06 Jan 2012 18:04 GMT
Blast rocks police headquarters in Nigeria
Powerful bomb claimed by Boko Haram explodes inside police car park in Abuja, the capital, killing at least two people.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2011 11:55 GMT
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In Pictures: Lebanon's dying fishing industry
Plagued by pollution, over-fishing and rapid development along the coast, Lebanon's fishermen struggle to make a living.
In Pictures: Sierra Leone's Ebola survivors
Survivors of the disease are often stigmatised after they return to their communities.
In Pictures: Kashmir copes with floods
Volunteers spring up across Srinagar city to help overcome worst flooding in century amid fear of disease outbreak.
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