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Help Stop the Girl-Child Marriage in Nigeria
World  (tags: girl-shild marriage, nigeria, family, education, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, children, ethics, humanrights, world )

Lone
- 14 days ago - change.org
I consider myself lucky to be born in a family, where i am able to make a own decision to get an education. It is my dream that every Nigerian girl-child is able to make this decision.
Petition - Stop Forced Evictions in Nigerian City
World  (tags: nigeria, forced evictions, fancy buildings, needs of the people, alternative housing, social priorities, People Before Profits, Human Rights, interest subvention, conflicts, prevention, protection )

Kalliope
- 20 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop violent evictions and destruction of homes in Lagos, Nigeria. Thousands of people in the city of Lagos, Nigeria are losing their homes and even their lives as their government hurries to make room for fancy hotels, condos, and office blocks.
Holes in the Dragnet USA - Turkey - Nigeria   video
World  (tags: Nigeria, Turkey, ISIS, Omar Mateen, Niger Delta Avengers, Watching The Hawks, puppet government, child labor, USA, Orlando, mass shooting, FBI )

Dandelion
- 538 days ago - youtube.com
The FBI for having some weird priorities that will let real threats go through the cracks. The ISIS controlled border in Syria with Turkey and how Turkish govt allows terrorist group to mine the border. Nigerian poverty caused by the Corporate corruption
Kaj Larsen On Boko Haram   video
World  (tags: Boko Haram, Nigeria, school girls, terrorists, militants, slaughter, poverty, chaos, displacement )

Dandelion
- 622 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
- 694 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 )

Gillian
- 714 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 )

Gillian
- 809 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 )

Gillian
- 813 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
- 850 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
- 908 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
- 926 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
- 954 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
- 958 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
- 958 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
- 971 days ago - bbc.com
Nigeria abductions: Chibok girls remembered one year on
 

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