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Nigeria sect attacks

Nigerian officials tell Maiduguri residents to stay and fight, as curfew lifted - @AFP

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Secretary of State John Kerry says US remains deeply engaged with Nigeria in fight against Boko Haram, continues to share intelligence - @willintune

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US Secretary of State John Kerry says it is essential Nigeria's elections stay on schedule, says whatever outcome it is absolutely vital any disputes be resolved through legal channels - @willintune

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Photo: US Secretary of State John Kerry and Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan meet in Lagos ahead of Feb. 14 elections there - @USEmbassyAbuja

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More: Elders Forum says Boko Haram suffered 'heavy casualties' in fighting, and civilians on joint task force 'played brave, daring and patriotic roles'; no word on army losses - @AlexSmithNBC

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Borno Elders Forum says Boko Haram attacks on Maiduguri, Monguno and Konduga have been repelled by Nigeria's army and civilian joint task force - @AlexSmithNBC

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US Secretary of State John Kerry arrives in Nigeria as country faces fresh battles with Boko Haram militants - @ajenglish

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Nigeria's military repels attack by suspected Boko Haram militants in Maiduguri, security officials say - @Reuters

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Boko Haram militants attack key city of Maiduguri, north-eastern Nigeria - @BBCNews

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Boko Haram releases about 190 people in Nigeria's Yobe state - @Reuters

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Boko Haram releases about 190 people after attack in north-east, local officials say - @Reuters

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US Secretary of State John Kerry set to arrive in Nigeria - @AFP

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US Secretary of State John Kerry, in Davos speech, says he will visit Nigeria in a couple of days - @Reuters

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Nigerian national security adviser says he has advised electoral commission to delay elections to allow distribution of voting cards - @Reuters

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Boko Haram frees German hostage in Nigeria, Cameroon official says - @AFP

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Gunmen attack French magazine Charlie Hebdo

Update: President Obama and French President Hollande discussed investigations into Paris attacks, situation in Ukraine, and Nigeria's elections, White House says

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Boko Haram claims Baga attack, threatens Nigeria's neighbors in new video - @AFP

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More than 1 million people may have been forced to leave their homes in northern Nigeria due to Boko Haram attacks, UN agency says - @Reuters

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Officials say suspected Boko Haram militants have kidnapped 80 people, including children, in Cameroon attack - @Reuters

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Suicide bomber in Nigeria kills 4 people, wounds 35, police say, with no group as yet claiming responsibility - @thenationnews

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