Former Boko Haram captives still held - by Nigerian military

YOLA, Nigeria - The accusations against a woman adviser. Olukolade was quoted by PR Nigeria, an agency that puts out Nigerian government...After creating havoc in northeastern Nigeria for years, Boko Haram militants have...
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Scores more women, girls freed in Nigeria from Boko Haram

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria - Scores more women and children have...extremists in the remote Sambisa Forest, Nigeria's military said amid reports that leader from the area of northeast Nigeria said Thursday that a senior army officer...
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Nigerian army rescues 293 women

LAGOS, Nigeria - Nigeria's military says it has rescued 200 girls and 93 women from Boko...Nearly 300 schoolgirls were kidnapped from Chibok in northeastern Nigeria by the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram in April 2014. The militants...
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A year after kidnap of schoolgirls, hope fades

LAGOS, Nigeria - They have been gone a year now, the...militants from their school in northeastern Nigeria.And while the cry to "Bring Back Our...from the Boko Haram extremist group. In Nigeria's capital of Abuja, 219 girls paraded...
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Spain defeats Nigeria 3-0 to reach semifinals

...Brazil - World Cup champion Spain defeated Nigeria 3-0 with two goals from Jordi Alba and...emphatic, it could have been much closer if Nigeria had accepted some of its many clear chances...Nigerians, particularly in the first half. Nigeria played fast-flowing soccer in the first...
Residents: 50 bodies found in Nigeria violence

BAUCHI, Nigeria - Residents of a Nigerian town attacked...attack on Gamboru, in remote northeastern Nigeria near the border with Cameroon, is part...the vast Sambisa Forest in northeastern Nigeria.The death toll from the Monday afternoon...
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AP: Nigeria government freed bomb suspect

ABUJA, Nigeria - Nigeria detained and released several radical Muslims suspected of being terrorists...officials who fear a growing wave of al-Qaida-linked terror attacks in Nigeria, a main supplier of oil to the United States.Some of those arrested...
UN tally of Ebola deaths passes 10,000, most in West Africa

...Leone.Fifteen other Ebola deaths also occurred in Mali, Nigeria and the United States.When Ebola was first detected in March...Ebola cases also emerged elsewhere in Africa, including Nigeria, Senegal and Mali, and small outbreaks were later identified...
Animal Planet lives wild with its new programming slate

...shows to be announced:? "The Sheriff of Cross River." This series documents the efforts of Peter Jenkins, known as Nigeria's leading wildlife warrior, whose mission is to protect the exotic animals of Africa's dangerous Cross River region from...
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