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Nigeria sect attacks

Female suicide bomber blew herself up in a college in northern Nigeria's biggest city of Kano, killing 6 and critically wounding another 6 in the 4th such attack by a woman in Kano in less than a week, a security source says - @Reuters

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Casualties reported after blast at a college in northern Nigeria in city previously targeted by Islamist Boko Haram militants - @BBCBreaking

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2014 Commonwealth Games

Nigerian female weightlifting gold medalist Chika Amalaha fails doping test at UK Commonwealth Games - @stevewilsonap

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Africa Ebola outbreak 2014

Nigerian city of Lagos shuts down and quarantines hospital where a man died of Ebola in the 1st recorded case of the highly infectious disease in Nigeria - @Reuters

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Nigeria sect attacks

Female suicide bomber blew herself up at a petrol station in northern Nigeria's biggest city of Kano, killing 1 other person, military source says - @Reuters

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Nigeria sect attacks

Bomb attack on a Catholic church in northern Nigeria's main city of Kano killed 5 and wounded 8, a senior police officer says - @Reuters

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Africa Ebola outbreak 2014

Latest: Nigeria puts all entries into country on red alert after confirming death of Liberian man with Ebola virus - @BBCNews

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Africa Ebola outbreak 2014

Liberian man suspected to have Ebola virus dies in quarantine in Lagos, Nigeria, official in Geneva tells @Reuters

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Nigeria

Nigerian security forces arrest suspected Facebook fraudster accused of stealing nearly $6 million from people who thought they were paying fees to apply for government jobs - @AP

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Africa Ebola outbreak 2014

Liberian man being tested for the deadly Ebola virus in Lagos, Nigeria, Lagos State Health Ministry says - @Reuters

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Nigeria sect attacks

Update: Bomb hidden in a refrigerator killed 1 and wounded 8 at a crowded bus park in northern Nigeria's biggest city of Kano, police say - @Reuters

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Nigeria sect attacks

Blast has shaken a crowded bus park in northern Nigeria's biggest city of Kano, witness says - @Reuters

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Air Algerie flight crashes in Mali, July 24, 2014

List of passengers on missing Air Algerie flight includes 51 French, 27 Burkina Faso nationals, 8 Lebanese, 6 Algerians, 5 Canadians, 4 Germans, 2 Luxemburg nationals, 1 Swiss, 1 Belgium, 1 Egyptian, 1 Ukrainian, 1 Nigerian, 1 Cameroonian and 1 Malian, Burkina Faso Transport Minister Jean Bertin Ouedraogo says; 6 crew members are Spanish, according to the Spanish pilots' union - @AP

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Nigeria sect attacks

A bomb blast in Kaduna, Nigeria, that hit the Kawo market killed at least 50 and was apparently targeting the convoy of senior Nigerian opposition leader and former president Muhammadu Buhari, but he was not hurt, his son Musa says - @Reuters

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Nigeria sect attacks

Editor's note: A local Red Cross worker in Kaduna, Nigeria, tells Reuters that a second bomb blast has killed 50 people in the northern town. This report comes after another blast reportedly killed at least 25. We will update when there is more confirmation from officials in the area. - Aaron

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Nigeria sect attacks

Police: Bomb blast on busy commercial road in northern Nigerian city of Kaduna kills 25 people - @BBCNews, @Reuters

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Nigeria bus station explosion, April 14, 2014

One of the masterminds of Nigerian bus station bombing that killed 71 has been arrested, Nigerian police say - @cnnbrk

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Nigeria schoolgirls kidnapped

Nigerian leader cancels meeting with parents of abducted Chibok schoolgirls, accusing activists of playing politics - @BBCBreaking

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Abuja, Federal Capital Territory, NG

Nigerian police uncover plot to bomb Abuja transport network, using suicide bombers, devices concealed in luggage at major bus stations - @Reuters

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2014 World Cup

FIFA suspends Nigeria Football Federation because of government interference - @danroan

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