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Boko Haram attacks

Boko Haram kills nearly 80 in northeast Nigeria villages, locals say - @AFP

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Al Khubar, Eastern, Saudi Arabia

Canadians, Pakistani and Nigerian among dead in Saudi residential compound fire - @nytimes

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Kaduna, Kaduna, Nigeria

Update: Officials say 7 confirmed dead in Nigerian Air Force jet crash in Kaduna; all bodies recovered, firefighters at site containing fire - @AP

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Kaduna, Kaduna, Nigeria

4 crew members, 3 passengers feared dead in Nigerian Air Force jet crash in Kaduna - @Post_Nigeria

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Boko Haram attacks

Chad sentences 10 members of Boko Haram to death on terrorism charges - @Reuters

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Nigeria

Nigeria's sacked national security adviser, Sambo Dasuki, is charged in court with illegally possessing weapons - @BBCNews

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Boko Haram attacks

UN chief arrives in Nigeria to mark 2011 bombing of UN facility by Boko Haram, speak about abducted girls - @AP

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari suspends immigration official in probe over visa granted to Islamic State chieftain - @DailyPostNGR

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Boko Haram attacks

2 Boko Haram commanders arrested in Gaidam, Nigeria, army says - @DailyPostNGR

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Boko Haram attacks

Up to 150 drowned, shot while fleeing Boko Haram ambush in northeast Nigeria, villagers say - @AFP

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Borno, Nigeria

Suicide bomber kills at least 3 in northeastern Nigeria's State of Borno, police say; no claim of responsibility - @Reuters

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Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria

Update: Pilot, 1st officer killed along with 4 passengers in Nigerian helicopter crash, US-based operator says - @AFP

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Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria

4 people confirmed dead after helicopter crashes into Lagos, Nigeria, lagoon; 6 others taken to hospital, 2 remain missing - @cctvnewsafrica

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Boko Haram attacks

An unknown named Mahamat Daoud has replaced Abubakar Shekau as leader of Boko Haram militants in Nigeria, says Chad president - @BBCWorld

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Borno, Nigeria

Blast kills around 50 at a market in Nigeria's northeastern Borno state, military source says - @Reuters

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Nigeria

Suspected pirates kill 4 soldiers and a policeman in military base attack in Nembe, Nigeria - @DailyStarLeb

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Nigeria

Nigeria to establish a domestic weapons factory to cut its dependence on imported arms, President Muhammadu Buhari says - @BBCNews

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Nigeria

Nigeria to introduce new rules to stop tax evasion by denying access to banking facilities - @Reuters

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Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria

Nigerian authorities arrest man at Lagos airport who swallowed 44 bags of cocaine - @DailyPostNGR

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Boko Haram attacks

Nigerian army says troops rescued 178 people, mostly children, from Boko Haram in attacks that destroyed several camps - @AP

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