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Kaj Larsen On Boko Haram   video
World  (tags: Boko Haram, Nigeria, school girls, terrorists, militants, slaughter, poverty, chaos, displacement )

Dandelion
- 35 days ago - youtube.com
The terrorist group Boko Haram is responsible for thousands of deaths in Nigeria. Now, the government is determined to drive these militants from the country. VICE correspondent travels to Nigeria to see what this means for the people caught in the middle
Nigerians Are Building Fireproof, Bulletproof, And Eco-Friendly Homes With Plastic Bottles And Mud
World  (tags: housing, Nigeria, Africa, recycling, plastics, resourcefulness, resources )

Freya
- 106 days ago - trueactivist.com
These colorful homes are bulletproof and fireproof, and can withstand earthquakes. They also maintain a comfortable temperature, produce zero carbon emissions, and are powered by solar and methane gas from recycled waste.
Christians in Nigeria: Having Nothing But Everything
World  (tags: Nigeria, Christians, Islam, Muslims, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, government, society, terrorism, violence )

Penny
- 126 days ago - gatestoneinstitute.org
Justice is in short supply in northern Nigeria. In 2013, there were over 200 Christian churches in the thriving Gwoza area. By the middle of 2014, there were almost none left.
Boko Haram Insurgency: Coordinated Bombings Claim 85 Lives in Nigeria
World  (tags: africa, Nigeria, Islam, Muslims, conflict, crime, death, freedoms, children, ethics, government, society, terrorism, violence )

Penny
- 221 days ago - tribune.com.pk
Boko Haram carried out its deadliest attacks on the key northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri since President Muhammadu Buhari came to power, killing scores in a series of coordinated bomb blasts.
Islams Bad Moon Rising Over Nigeria
World  (tags: Nigeria, Islam, Muslims, africa, conflict, corruption, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, society, terrorism, violence, world )

Penny
- 225 days ago - religiousfreedomcoalition.org
A Muslim comes quietly, peaceably into a society until he can put knife under things that hold you together, warned a Nigerian Anglican priest at Washington, DCâEUR(TM)s Institute on Religion and Democracy (IRD) on August 10.
World Bank Listen to Lagos - Petition
World  (tags: World Bank, Lagos, petition, privatization of water, Nigeria )

Dandelion
- 262 days ago - act.stopcorporateabuse.org
The World Bank has spent decades setting the stage for water privatization in Lagos, Nigeria, and now its backing a bogus stakeholder engagement process instead of listening to what residents of Lagos want.
History In The Making! Female Genital Mutilation Has Been Banned In Nigeria!
World  (tags: world, women, society, safety, protection, prevention, humans, health, abuse, Female Genital Mutilation, nigeria )

Darren
- 321 days ago - higherperspectives.com
One of the worldâEUR(TM)s most profound human rights violations is the act of female genital mutilation. The Violence Against Persons (Prohibition) Act of 2015 in Nigeria, recently signed by president Goodluck Jonathan, puts a swift end to FGM
Nigerian Election Winner Vows to Crush Boko Haram Insurgency
World  (tags: Boko Haram, insurgency, Nigeria, extremists, president elect, Buhari )

Beatrice
- 338 days ago - theguardian.com
Muhammadu Buhari, the president-elect of Nigeria, has pledged to crush the deadly six-year insurgency by the Islamist extremist group Boko Haram.
Nigerian Troops Free 234 Boko Haram Hostages
World  (tags: Nigeria, Boko Haram, Nigerian troups, liberated, prisoners, good news )

Evelyn
- 367 days ago - rte.ie
Defence HQ said that the hostages were rescued on Thursday through the Kawuri and Konduga end of Sambisa forest. About 500 women and children have already been rescued by the military in the past few days. But Amnesty estimates 2000 abducted since 2014
United Nations: Make Boko Haram a Security Priority
World  (tags: nigeria, United Nations, Boko Haram group, education, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, children, corruption, crime, death, freedoms, HumanRights, humanrights, humans, society, terrorism, violence, world )

Lone
- 370 days ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
SIGN NOW: No one, anywhere in the world, should have to face violence and intimidation in an effort to obtain an education.
Nigeria Says It's Rescued Nearly 300 Women and Girls From Boko Haram | Mother Jones
World  (tags: Nigeria, girls, rescue, Boko Haram )

Kathryn
- 370 days ago - motherjones.com
Two-hundred girls and 93 women have been rescued from a Boko Haram stronghold in the Sambisa Forest, the Nigerian Armed Forces said Tuesday.
Nigeria Abductions: Chibok Girls Remembered One Year on
World  (tags: humanrights, freedoms, Nigeria, Chibok girls, captivity, abduction )

Zoe and A
- 383 days ago - bbc.com
Nigeria abductions: Chibok girls remembered one year on
Fresh Boko Haram Horror in Nigeria as 100 Bodies - Many Missing Their Heads - Are Discovered in Mass Grave
World  (tags: Boko Haram, Nigeria, jihadists, terrorists, suicide bomber, islam )

Beatrice
- 408 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
More than 100 bodies have been found in a mass grave in northeast Nigeria after a town was reclaimed from Boko Haram terrorists. The bodies - many with their throats slit and heads cut off - were found underneath a bridge in the town of Damasak,
ISIL and Boko Haram Just AlliedâEUR"WhatâEUR(TM)s Next for Nigeria?
World  (tags: Nigeria, Boko Haram Nigeria Attacks, IS alliance )

Hilary
- 415 days ago - qz.com
After months of emulating the videos and tactics of the Islamic State, on Mar. 7th, Boko Haram pledged bayat to the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIL) through the release of an audiotape.
#MuslimLivesMatter Is at the Heart of Defeating ISIS
World  (tags: #MuslimLivesMatter, ISIS, ISIL, IS, Daesh, power, Islam, Muslim, Chapel Hill shootings, middle-east, iraq, syria, nigeria, afghanistan, pakistan )

Evelyn
- 438 days ago - english.alarabiya.net
ISIS fighters are primarily Muslim-killers who abuse Islam as a cover for their atrocities. Non-Muslims need to understand this and that the major challenge ISIS, al-Qaeda and like-minded groups pose is to Muslims. Such extremists are small in number but
 

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