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# nigeria - Monday 8 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Panic as people flee to escape dangerous Boko Haram fighters Fears

Panic as people flee to escape dangerous Boko Haram fighters

The Cameroon army has killed more than 100 Boko Haram fighters, their government said.

# nigeria - Saturday 9 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Nigeria’s largest city is struggling to find medical personnel to help fight Ebola‎ Lagos

# nigeria - Friday 8 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Greece testing a man for Ebola at Athens hospital EBOLA

Greece testing a man for Ebola at Athens hospital

An architect who recently travelled to Nigeria is being tested for the virus.

# nigeria - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Second Ebola death confirmed in Nigeria as Spain plans evacuation of sick missionary EBOLA

Second Ebola death confirmed in Nigeria as Spain plans evacuation of sick missionary

Almost 900 people have died since the latest outbreak of the disease earlier this year in West Africa.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland pledges €120,000 to help contain Ebola outbreak Spreading

Ireland pledges €120,000 to help contain Ebola outbreak

WARNING: This article contains an image of a graphic nature.

# nigeria - Monday 4 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Second case of ebola confirmed in Nigeria Outbreak

Second case of ebola confirmed in Nigeria

Nigeria is Africa’s most populous country.

# nigeria - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Everyone’s talking about the body found in Co Meath, Gaza strikes, and the bulging Moon.

From TheJournal.ie 10-year-old girl ‘strapped with explosives’ arrested in Nigeria Nigeria

10-year-old girl ‘strapped with explosives’ arrested in Nigeria

Meanwhile, Nigerian authorities say a suicide bomber killed six people in Kano city today.

# nigeria - Friday 25 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Advice for Irish travelers updated, as Ebola spreads to Nigeria Outbreak

Advice for Irish travelers updated, as Ebola spreads to Nigeria

A Liberian national who traveled to Africa’s most populous nation has died in quarantine in Lagos.

# nigeria - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie 11 parents of kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls have died since their abduction Taking A Toll

11 parents of kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls have died since their abduction

One father reportedly died repeating his kidnapped daughters’ names.

# nigeria - Monday 30 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Church attacks leave 54 dead in northeast Nigeria ahead of World Cup match Boko Haram

Church attacks leave 54 dead in northeast Nigeria ahead of World Cup match

Authorities have blamed the attacks on Boko Haram.

United front important for French success, says Cabaye

The French take on Nigeria today with a place in the last-eight on the line.

# nigeria - Sunday 29 June, 2014

Greece players ask for their World Cup bonuses to be put towards training complex

Admirable gesture from the players who are preparing for a round of 16 tie against Costa Rica.

# nigeria - Thursday 26 June, 2014

Babatunde set to miss rest of World Cup after horrific arm injury

A powerful shot from teammate Ogenyi Onazi caused the injury.

# nigeria - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Explosion at crowded shopping centre kills 21 in Nigerian capital Blast

Explosion at crowded shopping centre kills 21 in Nigerian capital

Another 17 people were injured in the blast.

# nigeria - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Boko Haram have abducted another SIXTY women and girls Nigeria

Boko Haram have abducted another SIXTY women and girls

The militant group has been holding over 200 schoolgirls captive since mid-April.

# nigeria - Sunday 22 June, 2014

Bosnia crash out of the World Cup after controversial defeat to Nigeria

Peter Odemwingie’s first-half strike proved the difference but Edin Dzeko had a perfectly good goal disallowed.

# nigeria - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie At least 21 dead in bomb attack on World Cup viewing centre in Nigeria Boko Haram

At least 21 dead in bomb attack on World Cup viewing centre in Nigeria

The blast was the latest in a series at football viewing centres in Nigeria blamed on Boko Haram militants.

# nigeria - Thursday 12 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí believe sex traffickers use voodoo rituals on their victims Crime Gangs

Gardaí believe sex traffickers use voodoo rituals on their victims

Seven victims of human trafficking were identified in Ireland over the past 48 hours.

# nigeria - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Everyone’s talking about bugging at GSOC offices, mother and baby homes and cigarette packaging.

From TheJournal.ie Boko Haram kidnap 20 women close to where 300 schoolgirls were abducted in April Thousands Killed

Boko Haram kidnap 20 women close to where 300 schoolgirls were abducted in April

Eyewitnesses say the women were forced into vehicles at gunpoint.

# nigeria - Thursday 29 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Nigerian authorities ‘furious’ parents of four girls failed to say children had safely returned Hostages

Nigerian authorities ‘furious’ parents of four girls failed to say children had safely returned

Authorities have revised down number of girls kidnapped. There are 219 girls still missing.

# nigeria - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Nigeria keeper somehow throws the ball into his own net against Scotland Own Goal This post contains videos

# nigeria - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Nigeria says it’s located missing schoolgirls, but won’t use force to rescue them Boko Haram

Nigeria says it’s located missing schoolgirls, but won’t use force to rescue them

“The good news for the girls is that we know where they are but we cannot tell you,” the country’s top military official told reporters.

# nigeria - Friday 23 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie US says no one else is helping find abducted girls in Nigeria – despite help from Britain, France, Israel Boko Haram

US says no one else is helping find abducted girls in Nigeria – despite help from Britain, France, Israel

China has also offered its assistance, while the United Nations imposed sanctions on Boko Haram

# nigeria - Thursday 22 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Column: With a positive attitude and determination to succeed, the sky is the limit Africa Day

Column: With a positive attitude and determination to succeed, the sky is the limit

Africa Day celebrations are taking place nationwide this weekend. Here, entrepreneur Timi Martins talks about being an entrepreneur in Ireland.

# nigeria - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie “Cruel and evil” twin car bomb attack kills 46 in Nigeria Deadly Blasts

“Cruel and evil” twin car bomb attack kills 46 in Nigeria

The incident could stoke fears about security in the country.

From TheJournal.ie Column: ‘Africa is not a single country, many countries and cultures make up the continent’ Africa Day

Column: ‘Africa is not a single country, many countries and cultures make up the continent’

Africa Day celebrations are taking place nationwide this week. Here, writer and broadcaster Carol Azams writes about her life in Ireland.

# nigeria - Saturday 17 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Countries ‘declare war’ on Boko Haram over abducted girls Paris Meeting

Countries ‘declare war’ on Boko Haram over abducted girls

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan met his counterparts from neighbouring countries to approve an action plan today.

From TheJournal.ie Boko Haram kill one Chinese worker and kidnap 10 others in Cameroon Nigeria

Boko Haram kill one Chinese worker and kidnap 10 others in Cameroon

The militants stormed an encampment used by Chinese road workers last night.

# nigeria - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Abducted schoolgirls: Nigeria says it will talk to Boko Haram Kidnapped

Abducted schoolgirls: Nigeria says it will talk to Boko Haram

Meanwhile, a regional governor has said that all of the girls shown in a video release by the militant group had been identified as students in the school attacked last month.

# nigeria - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Tuesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Morning! Here’s everything you need to know as you kick off your Tuesday.

From TheJournal.ie US flying ‘manned missions’ in search of abducted Nigeria girls Bring Back Our Girls

US flying ‘manned missions’ in search of abducted Nigeria girls

The Lagos Government dismissed a prisoner-swap offer from the Boko Haram kidnappers.

# nigeria - Sunday 11 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge David Cameron told to “shut up” on telly, then ripped to shreds on Twitter Bring Back Our Girls

David Cameron told to “shut up” on telly, then ripped to shreds on Twitter

The British PM appeared on the Andrew Marr show this morning and spoke about the Nigerian kidnappings.

# nigeria - Saturday 10 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Nigeria “failed to act” on warnings over Boko Haram kidnappings Boko Haram

Nigeria “failed to act” on warnings over Boko Haram kidnappings

Amnesty International says that security forces knew about the attack four hours before it happened.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Saturday Nine At Nine

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Morning! Today’s top stories so far…

From TheJournal.ie Abducted schoolgirls: Michelle Obama to deliver White House address Nigeria

Abducted schoolgirls: Michelle Obama to deliver White House address

The UN Security Council has condemned the abduction of more than 200 Nigerian girls, abducted by Boko Haram three weeks ago.

# nigeria - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Wednesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Good Morning. It’s Wednesday and these are the nine stories you should know before 9 o’clock hits.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin rally to ‘bring back our girls’ missing in Nigeria Boko Haram

Dublin rally to ‘bring back our girls’ missing in Nigeria

The protest is to raise awareness about the missing 220 students taken from a school in Chibok.

# nigeria - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie US offers help as UNICEF condemns Nigerian schoolgirl kidnappings Boko Haram

US offers help as UNICEF condemns Nigerian schoolgirl kidnappings

John Kerry made a phone call today to Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan, just hours after it was revealed that eight more girls had been taken.

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