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    Nigeria imposes curfew as 70 die in escalating communal clashes

    Reuters | Updated at 10:30am on June 25, 2018

    Nigeria imposed a dusk to dawn curfew on Sunday in central Plateau state after least 70 people died in communal clashes between farmers and semi-nomadic...

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    Suicide blasts in Nigeria kill at least 31

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 04:54pm on June 17, 2018

    Suspected Boko Haram jihadists killed at least 31 people in a twin suicide bomb attack on a town in northeast Nigeria, a local official and...

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    Croatia beat Nigeria 2-0 with own goal and penalty

    Reuters. Kaliningrad | Updated at 07:41am on June 17, 2018

    Croatia beat Nigeria 2-0 on Saturday with an own goal from Oghenekaro Etebo and a penalty from Luka Modric to go top of World Cup...

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    Nigeria coach takes issue with ‘lies’

    Reuters . Abuja | Updated at 12:05am on June 10, 2018

    Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr has accused some reporters covering his team of unethical behaviour and coming up with lies in the build-up to their participation...

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    Nigeria must improve, admits Mikel

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:05am on June 04, 2018

    Nigeria captain John Obi Mikel admits his side have to improve quickly if they are to make an impact at the World Cup....

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    Echiejile and Nwankwo make Nigeria squad

    Reuters . Abuja | Updated at 12:05am on June 04, 2018

    Experienced fullback Elderson Echiejile, whose career has been languishing in the Belgian second division, and Simeon Nwankwo, who won a first cap last week, were...

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    Nigeria need to play as a team: captain

    Reuters . Uyo | Updated at 12:05am on May 28, 2018

    Nigeria’s ‘underdog’ football squad need to play together and not as individuals, captain John Mikel Obi said, with the team acknowledging they face a tough...

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    Nigeria eye knock-out rounds

    Agence France-Presse . Uyo | Updated at 12:05am on May 27, 2018

    Nigeria can surpass expectations at the World Cup finals by demonstrating the same fighting spirit and teamwork that got them to Russia, captain Mikel John...

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    4 Nigerian citizens held for intrusion at Sylhet

    United News of Bangladsh . Sylhet | Updated at 12:15am on April 30, 2018

    Police arrested four citizens of Nigeria from Mila Tila area in Jaintiapur upazila Saturday night for intruding into Bangladesh illegally. The arrestees were identified as...

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    Nigeria confirms 110 girls missing after Boko Haram school attack

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 09:57am on February 26, 2018

    The Nigerian government on Sunday confirmed that 110 girls were missing after a Boko Haram school attack in the northeast, following days of silence on...