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Stories with organization: Boko Haram
  • UN to support initiatives by new Nigerian president 
    Updated: Aug-24-15 2:35 pm

    ABUJA, Nigeria - U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon met with President Muhammadu Buhari Monday and promised solidarity in the new Nigerian leader's fight against insecurity, unemployment and corruption.

  • 2 US Congresswomen support #BringBackourGirls campaigners 
    Updated: Aug-05-15 1:16 pm

    ABUJA, Nigeria - Two U.S. congresswomen say Nigeria's #BringBackOurGirls campaign must hold every single newly elected official responsible for the freedom of scores of schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram extremists.

  • US legislator: Nigeria's military needs training, not arms 
    Updated: Aug-04-15 3:03 pm

    ABUJA, Nigeria - The United States is ready to provide military training to help Nigeria's battle against Islamic extremists, the leader of a U.S. Congressional delegation said here.

  • Nigeria: Review of soldiers condemned in Boko Haram war 
    Updated: Aug-02-15 1:23 pm

    LAGOS, Nigeria - Nigeria's army is reviewing the courts-martial of more than 600 soldiers and officers, including dozens condemned to death for allegedly deserting the battle against Islamic extremists, according to an order received by The Associated Press on Sunday.