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Boko Haram victims continue to face hardship
As Nigeria forces launch offensive, fears grow over government's inability to cope with the number of displaced people.
Last updated: 11 Oct 2014 06:35 GMT
Deaths as gunmen storm college in Nigeria
At least 15 people killed and 30 injured after gunmen attack a college in the northeastern Nigerian state of Kano.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2014 20:15 GMT
Deadly raid by Boko Haram on Nigeria base
At least 31 security personnel killed in attack on army base in northeast town of Buni Yadi, witnesses say.
Last updated: 28 May 2014 01:03 GMT
Boko Haram fuels fears for Nigerian education
Parents pulling their children out of schools following threats from armed group which is against Western education.
Last updated: 10 May 2014 06:18 GMT
Multinationals' tax scams rob Africa of money
Faced with lax laws and poor enforcement, foreign firms operating in countries like Nigeria are cheating the system.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2014 07:23 GMT
Nigeria criticised for Boko Haram attacks
Boko Haram fighters killed more than 300 people in 2014, the latest were in an attack on school, killing dozens.
Last updated: 26 Feb 2014 19:39 GMT
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
Nigerians still waiting for justice
Hundreds remain displaced two years after they fled to refugee camps following violence after 2011 election.
Last updated: 13 Jan 2014 12:06 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
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
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
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Big rethink for counterterrorism
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