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More than 100 Nigerian schoolgirls have been returned to their families safely, after being held captive for almost five weeks by Boko Haram, the jihadist group which had abducted the girls from their boarding school in Dapchi back in February. According to BBC News, after their release from captivity and a brief emotional meeting with […]

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Boko Haram extremists returned almost all of the 110 girls abducted from their Nigeria boarding school a month ago with an ominous warning, witnesses said Wednesday.

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The death of Sgt. La David Johnson and three other Green Berets in Niger, and […]

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LONDON (AP) — Nigeria has greatly reduced the reach of Boko Haram extremists even though […]

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ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria’s government has released a photo of President Muhammadu Buhari more […]

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ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — The 82 Nigerian schoolgirls recently released after more than three years […]

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ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Five Boko Haram commanders were released in exchange for the freedom of 82 Chibok schoolgirls kidnapped by the extremist group three years ago, a Nigerian government official said Sunday, as the girls were expected to meet with the country’s president and their families. The confirmation of the prisoner swap came a […]

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ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — The 82 freed Chibok schoolgirls arrived in Nigeria’s capital on Sunday […]

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While visiting Cuba, President Obama responded to a terror attack where an estimated 30 people […]

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President Barack Obama recently urged young Africans to end the ethnic violence still plaguing the […]

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When Barack Obama was elected president, Africans beamed with joy at the thought of a […]

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The Nigerian military has arrested a man who it says masterminded recent bomb attacks in […]

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Another 234 women and children have been rescued from Boko Haram militants in Nigeria, the […]

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If you cared deeply about something, would you protest? Make a sign? Join a demonstration? […]

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In the last month, 30 villages in northeastern Nigeria have been reclaimed from Boko Haram, […]

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Ghana’s President John Mahama has said he and other African leaders will discuss plans next […]

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