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Communal unrest turns deadly in Nigeria
Latest incidents in Kaduna and Borno states raise fears of more religious violence in run-up to presidential poll.
Last updated: 01 Feb 2014 06:24 GMT
Gunmen kill worshippers at Nigeria church
At least 99 people are killed as assailants set off bombs and fire into congregation, officials and witnesses say.
Last updated: 28 Jan 2014 13:54 GMT
Nigerian president sacks military leaders
Goodluck Jonathan purges army, navy and air force top brass after court ruling their appointments were unconstitutional.
Last updated: 17 Jan 2014 04:34 GMT
Scores killed in Nigeria clashes
Days of battles between Boko Haram and security forces leaves more than 60 people dead near Maiduguri and Damaturu.
Last updated: 25 Dec 2011 02:18 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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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