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Gunmen attack police station beyond Nigeria emergency zone

May 17 2013

KANO, Nigeria Gunmen stormed a police station and a bank in a town in Nigeria's northwest, beyond a region covered by a military crackdown on a Islamist insurgency, a sign the offensive could provoke violence by smaller militant cells across the north.

Gunmen attack police station beyond Nigeria emergency zone

May 17 2013

KANO, Nigeria Gunmen stormed a police station and a bank in a town in Nigeria's northwest, beyond a region covered by a military crackdown on a Islamist insurgency, a sign the offensive could provoke violence by smaller militant cells across the north.

Suicide bombers hit cellphone firms in north Nigeria

Dec 22 2012

KANO, Nigeria Two suicide car bombers attacked the offices of two mobile phone operators on Saturday in Nigeria's northern city of Kano, killing themselves but no civilians, police said.

Suicide bombers hit Airtel office, other cellphone firm in Nigeria

Dec 22 2012

KANO, Nigeria Two suicide car bombers attacked the offices of two mobile phone operators on Saturday in Nigeria's northern city of Kano, killing themselves but no civilians, police said.

Suicide bombers hit cellphone firms in north Nigeria

Dec 22 2012

KANO, Nigeria Two suicide car bombers attacked the offices of two mobile phone operators on Saturday in Nigeria's northern city of Kano, killing themselves but no civilians, police said.

Nigerian Boko Haram suspects kill 5 in Kano - police

Jul 29 2012

KANO, Nigeria Suspected members of Islamist sect Boko Haram killed five people and lost four of their members in a series of gun battles in Nigeria's second largest city Kano on Sunday, authorities said.

Nigerian Boko Haram suspects kill 5 in Kano: police

Jul 29 2012

KANO, Nigeria Suspected members of Islamist sect Boko Haram killed five people and lost four of their members in a series of gun battles in Nigeria's second largest city Kano on Sunday, authorities said.

Nigerian Christian worship subdued by church bombs

Jun 24 2012

KANO/ABUJA Anthonia Eke is trusting God to end an Islamist insurgency in northern Nigeria but won't be praying in church any more, after a string of bombs at Sunday services.

Nigerian Christian worship subdued by church bombs

Jun 24 2012

KANO/ABUJA Anthonia Eke is trusting God to end an Islamist insurgency in northern Nigeria but won't be praying in church any more, after a string of bombs at Sunday services.

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