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100 people were killed in religiously divided centre of Nigeria this weekend, local officials said as tensions between Muslim-dominated herdsmen and mostly Christian farmers again turned deadly.
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A Christian family of seven was killed in northern Nigeria, prompting a revenge attack on Muslims in which one person died, locals told a news agency.
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Nineteen people were killed over the weekend in Nigeria`s northern state of Kaduna where gunmen attacked two villages of a local community, officials said.
Last Updated: Monday, November 26, 2012, 23:17
The death toll in a twin suicide bombing at a church inside a military barracks in Kaduna state in northern Nigeria has risen to at least 30.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 25, 2012, 20:28
Two suicide bombers targeted a church inside a military barrack in northern Nigeria, killing at least 11 people and injuring several others.
Last Updated: Sunday, October 14, 2012, 17:25
At least 20 Muslim worshippers were shot dead or stabbed to death by unidentified attackers at a mosque in Nigeria.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 23, 2012, 10:21
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has come under heightened criticism for improper handling of the insurgency by Boko Haram.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 23, 2012, 09:16
UN high commissioner for human rights, Navi Pillay, has condemned the attacks by Boko Haram against places of worship and religious freedom.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 21, 2012, 11:35
Nigeria has both Muslim and Christian population, with Muslims predominant in the north while Christians mostly live in the South.
Last Updated: Monday, June 18, 2012, 11:51
Boko Haram claimed responsibility for suicide bomb attacks that left at least 75 people dead in northern Nigeria on Sunday.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 08, 2012, 15:38
A roadside car bomb in Nigeria`s northern town of Kaduna killed several people on Easter on Sunday.
Last Updated: Friday, February 17, 2012, 16:11
The shooting happened a day after the radical sect known as Boko Haram orchestrated a prison break, freeing 119 inmates.
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