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 1 mon | Nigerian army finds Chibok schoolgirl kidnapped by Boko Haram in 2014

              One of nearly 300 Nigerian schoolgirls who were abducted by the Islamist group Boko Haram nearly three years ago has been found alive, along with a six-month-old baby who was born during the mother's captivity.   

  Nigeria        14 UPDATES


 1 yr | ‘3 ‘huge explosions’ hit Nigeria’s Maiduguri, causing casualties

              Three large explosions have hit Maiduguri, the capital of Borno State in northeastern Nigeria, causing an unknown number of casualties. (more)   

  Nigeria        14 UPDATES


 1 yr | Two bomb blasts have struck the outskirts of Nigeria’s capital of Abuja, number of casualties unknown - Reuters



 1 yr | Nigerian army says has freed nearly 180 hostages held by Boko Haram - AFP

  Nigeria        14 UPDATES


 1 yr | Suspected Boko Haram militants kill 8 people in raid on village in NE Nigeria’s Borno state - AFP

  Nigeria        14 UPDATES


 1 yr | 12 workers killed in explosion at oil pipeline repair site in Nigeria - Eni

              Italian oil and gas company Eni says 12 maintenance workers were killed Thursday in an explosion at a repair site on one of its oil pipelines in Nigeria. All the victims, including three workers who suffered injuries, were employees of a local contractor. "The causes of the incident are still under investigation by both Eni and the local authorities," Eni said in a statement. It added that the Tebidaba-Clough Creek line, in Nigeria's onshore Niger Delta, had previously been damaged by acts of sabotage.   





Small plane crashes into mall near airport in Melbourne      10 hrs  

Trump names Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster to be National Security Advisor     12 hrs  

Moderate earthquake hits south of Panama City, widely felt     12 hrs  

Russia’s UN ambassador Vitaly Churkin dead at 64      15 hrs  

Bodies in Peabody identified as Mark Greenlaw and Jennifer O’Connor     19 hrs  

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