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Violence in Nigeria's sectarian divided nation spreads
By Hassan Ali On Sunday, July 8th, 2012
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37 killed in raids on Christian villages in deeply divided central Nigeria region, reprisals

Violence spread in Nigeria’s deeply divided nation. Channels Television photo. ABUJA — Raids and reprisal attacks have left 37 people dead in Christian villages near a Nigerian city where authorities More...

Bamako lays on the banks of the River Niger and is the Capital of Mali
By Hassan Ali On Tuesday, June 5th, 2012
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Mali: The world’s next jihadi launchpad?

Bamako lays on the banks of the River Niger and is the Capital of Mali OPINION | JUNE 4, 2012 DAVID LEWIS When Mali’s Tuareg nomads launched a rebellion in January, many in Africa thought it would be just More...

Blasts death toll rises as Nigeria descends into chaos
By Sahra Farah On Saturday, January 21st, 2012
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Death toll rises as Nigeria descends into sectarian chaos

Photo: Multiple explosions and gun battles with armed assailants have left the streets of the northern Nigerian city of Kano in chaos (AFP) ABUJA — Bomb attacks targeting security forces and gun battles killed More...