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Nigeria Bomb Blast Kills at Least 14

The strike targeted a TV-viewing center for soccer matches, and Boko Haram is the prime suspect. Over 500 civilians have died in attacks since the Islamic...

Beyond Nigeria

The mass kidnapping of the Chibok schoolgirls has awakened the conscience of the world

Dozens Arrested for Being gay in North Nigeria

(LAGOS, Nigeria) — Human rights activists say dozens of gay men are being arrested in northern Nigeria. They say such persecution will increase since President...

Nigeria Lawmakers Pass Anti-Gay Marriage Bill

(ABUJA, Nigeria) — Lawmakers in Nigeria have passed a bill banning gay marriage, setting prison terms of up to 14 years. Nigeria's House of Representatives...

2 Arrested in Nigeria U.N. Bombing

(LAGOS, Nigeria) -- Nigeria's secret police say that two men have been arrested in connection with a car bombing at the United Nations' headquarters in the...