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A Lesbian Sentenced to Death ACTION
World  (tags: family, humanrights, Nigeria, UK, discrimination, crime, murder )

Nancy
- 7 days ago - allout.org
May has the power - and the responsibility - to stop the Home Office from deporting Aderonke until they can be sure everyone's being treated fairly and humanely.
Man Found Alive In Sunken Ship, Survives 3 Days In Air Bubble   video
World  (tags: Nigeria, shipwreck, spectacular rescue, cook, surviver )

Angelika
- 137 days ago - youtube.com
Earlier this year the Jascon 4 tug boat sank off the Nigerian shore. It was helping an oil tanker when high seas flipped it over, causing it to go down. Incredibly the ship's cook, Harrison O., survived in an air bubble for three days until divers rescued
Nigeria: Muslim Group Slaughters 30 in Jihad Attack on School, Burning Children Alive
World  (tags: Nigeria, Islamic terrorists, burn non-Muslim school children alive )

Beth
- 287 days ago - thehindu.com
Islamic militants attacked a boarding school in northeast Nigeria before dawn on Saturday, killing 29 students and a teacher. Some of the pupils were burned alive in the latest school attack blamed on a radical terror group, survivors said. Parents screa
Nigeria: Islamists Murder 22 School Children in 2 Attacks
World  (tags: Nigeria, Boko Haram, Islamist, Terrorism, Murder, Death, School children, conflict, crime, freedoms, humanrights, violence )

Rob and J
- 306 days ago - independent.co.uk
Boko Haram, which means 'Western Education is Sinful', claimed responsibility for the attack, confirming it was done to punish youngsters for assisting the army in fighting against Orthodox Muslim terrorism that has killed hundreds in the region
Boko Haram Islamists Murder and Behead Three South Korean Doctors in Nigeria
World  (tags: Islam, Jihad, Boko Haram, Nigeria, Korean doctors, beheading, terrorism, human rights )

Beth
- 433 days ago - thesundaytimes.co.uk
Officials believe health workers were single out as soft targets by Boko Haram, a radical Islamic sect. Gunmen have also killed nine women administering polio injections
Syria & Nigeria: Saudi & Doha-Backed Islamists With Western Collusion in a War Against Civilization
World  (tags: Syria, Nigeria, Islamism, Terrorism, Saudi Arabia, Doha, PetroDollars, Sedition, USA, France, UK, Turkey, al Qaeda, Boko Haramconflict, corruption, death, freedoms, humanrights, politics, violence, war, world )

Rob and J
- 503 days ago - moderntokyotimes.com
In Syria & Nigeria the Salafists & Islamists are intent on using their Gulf petrodollars funding to destroy the mosaic of both nations. Yet the political elites in Ankara, London, Paris & DC support the ambitions of Riyadh, Doha - terrorism & sedition
People Power Vs Big Oil ACTION
World  (tags: ecosystems, habitat, Nigeria, Shell, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, pollution, wildlife, environment )

Nancy
- 531 days ago - avaaz.org
In days, Nigeria's Parliament could approve a $5 billion fine against giant oil polluter Shell for a spill that devastated the lives of millions of people, and pass a law to hold all oil companies to account for polluting and plundering. This is a waters~
Another Church Bombed, Sending Tremors Along Nigeria's Religious Dividing Line
World  (tags: world, africa, relgiious strife, Nigeria, killing, society, news, conflict, politics )

Cal
- 540 days ago - csmonitor.com
A suicide bomber rammed an SUV loaded with explosives into a Catholic church holding Mass on Sunday in northern Nigeria, killing at least seven people and wounding more than 100 others.
Nigeria: Rebels Without a Job
World  (tags: world, politics, Nigeria, africa, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', education, jobs, skills, violence, society, freedoms, conflict )

Cal
- 656 days ago - globalpost.com
Nigerian militants, who gave up fighting foreign oil companies like Shell and Chevron in exchange for skills training, have returned to find there are no jobs.
Nigeria: Boko Haram Bombs the Media
World  (tags: world, politics, africa, terrorism, society, Nigeria, news, Boko Haram, death, violence )

Cal
- 720 days ago - globalpost.com
Peeved about "inaccurate reporting" and a mistranslated YouTube video, the Islamist militants targets the media.
Don't Let Children Be Condemned for Witchcraft in Nigeria ACTION
World  (tags: Nigeria, children, witchcraft, human rights, violence, abuse )

Nancy
- 779 days ago - forcechange.com
Belief in witchcraft is widespread in Africa, it is time that people are better educated and made aware that their children are not witches. Many of these accusations begin with the pastor who carries out exorcism rituals, children are chained up in...
Nigeria: Fuel Subsidy - Police Disperse Occupy Kano Protesters
World  (tags: violence, world, africa, Nigeria, fuel subsidy protests, humanrights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', freedoms, politics, news )

Cal
- 838 days ago - allafrica.com
Nigerian Police in concert with members of a vigilante group last night applied maximum force to disperse thousands of protesters occupying Kano city centre
Nigerians Fear More Church Attacks After 39 Killed
World  (tags: world, violence, society, africa, Nigeria, religious strife politics, crime, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', death, ethics, humanrights )

Cal
- 847 days ago - abclocal.go.com
The northern state section of the powerful Christian Association of Nigeria issued a statement late Monday night demanding government protection for its churches, warning that "the situation may degenerate to a religious war."
ACTION ALERT: Shell: Own Up and Pay Up to Clean Up the Niger Delta! PLEASE SIGN !
World  (tags: nigeria, humans, exploitated, livehood, threatened, niger delta, enviornment, disaster, clean up )

Simone
- 892 days ago - takeaction.amnestyusa.org
Oil contamination has devastated the lives of the people in the Niger Delta -- destroyed their livelihoods, undermined their access to clean water and food, and put their health at serious risk. Hundreds of thousands of people are affected.
ACTION ALERT: Hold Shell Accountable for Niger Delta Pollution and Human Rights Abuses! PLEASE SIGN !
World  (tags: nigeria, human rights, violence, nigerdelta pollution, government, environmental disaster )

Simone
- 916 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
On Aug. 4, 2011, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) released a report that detailed the absolute tragedy that is occurring in Ogoniland (Niger Delta) due to devastating oil spills in the past five decades.
 

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