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Boko Haram: A common enemy?
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan calls for unity after mosque attack but can civilians rise up against armed group?
Last updated: 30 Nov 2014 20:46 GMT
Outrage in Nigeria over Boko Haram attacks
After deadly mosque bombing in Kano, authorities face mounting criticism over rise in assault by armed group.
Last updated: 30 Nov 2014 03:49 GMT
Why is Nigeria's Jonathan worried?
As Goodluck Jonathan starts his re-election campaign, what first-term achievements can he show Nigerians?
Last updated: 27 Nov 2014 14:39 GMT
Nigerian parliamentarians scuffle with police
Proceedings suspended during session meant to discuss president's request for extending emergency rule in northeast.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2014 20:24 GMT
Nigeria set to extend state of emergency
President Jonathan to ask national assembly to extend a state of emergency in three northern states hit by Boko Haram.
Last updated: 17 Nov 2014 20:43 GMT
Nigeria's Chibok falls to Boko Haram
Impoverished town in Borno state synonymous with mass abduction of schoolgirls seized by armed group in new attack.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2014 00:14 GMT
Nigeria's Jonathan announces re-election bid
Incumbent president declares himself candidate for next year's election, a day after school bombing killed scores.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2014 20:55 GMT
Nigeria's 'fake' ceasefire with Boko Haram
How were Nigerians led to believe that Boko Haram had agreed on a ceasefire?
Last updated: 11 Nov 2014 14:15 GMT
Nigeria's Jonathan to seek second term
Incumbent president formally declares himself candidate for next year's general election at political rally in Abuja.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2014 13:30 GMT
Burkina Faso military promises transition
Leaders from the army, activists, and opposition agree on elections but fail to elect head of transitional government.
Last updated: 06 Nov 2014 10:53 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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