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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
Suspected bomber hits Nigerian military base
Assailant the only casualty in failed Kaduna attack, military says, as violence continues to plague the country's north.
Last updated: 07 Feb 2012 21:10 GMT
Explosion rocks military base in Nigeria
Blast in Kaduna comes just hours after reported killing of eight suspected Boko Haram members in another northern city.
Last updated: 07 Feb 2012 16:45 GMT
Police station attacked in Nigeria's Kano
City was the scene of the deadliest attack by the Islamist Boko Haram, in which 186 people were killed last month.
Last updated: 07 Feb 2012 10:36 GMT
Nigerian sect storms police station in Kano
Northern state shaken by more than hour of gun battles after suspected armed members of Boko Haram attack police.
Last updated: 28 Jan 2012 13:07 GMT
Death toll rises in Nigeria's Kano blasts
Medical sources say co-ordinated bombings and gunfire in country's second-largest city left at least 178 people dead.
Last updated: 22 Jan 2012 16:04 GMT
Nigeria's Kano under curfew after attacks
Locals told to stay inside until further notice after bombs and gunfire kill at least 24 people in northern city.
Last updated: 21 Jan 2012 13:54 GMT
Profile: Boko Haram
Profile of group in Nigeria calling for Islamic law to be implemented throughout country.
Last updated: 31 Dec 2010 17:28 GMT
Call for probe into Nigeria killing
Rights group urges investigation into death of Boko Haram leader blamed for attacks.
Last updated: 01 Aug 2009 01:13 GMT
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