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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
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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