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Over 100 people dead in Nigeria attacks

JOHANNESBURG, November 22 – Over 100 people have been killed and dozens injured over the last 48 hours in Nigeria’s Adamawa State in two separate attacks, Nigeria’s Vanguard newspaper reported on Wednesday.     The death toll in Tuesday’s suicide bombing of a mosque has risen to 60, and combined with another separate shooting attack […]

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13 killed in suicide bombing in Nigeria

JOHANNESBURG, October 23 – Thirteen people have been killed in a suicide bombing attack in Maiduguri in northeast Nigeria, Reuters reports. The bombing, which took place late Sunday night, presents the deadliest bombing in over a month as Nigeria’s military conflict with the Islamist group Boko Haram continues for the ninth year. Five people were […]