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Nigerian police, Shi'ite Muslims clash in Kano state, at least nine dead

14 Nov 2016

KANO, Nigeria Police said nine people were killed in clashes between Shi'ite Muslims and police during a religious procession in northern Nigeria on Monday, but the minority sect said dozens of its members lost their lives.

At least one dead as police and Shi'ite Muslims clash in northern Nigeria

14 Nov 2016

KANO, Nigeria Nov 14 At least one person was killed during clashes between Shi'ite Muslims and police during a religious procession in the northern Nigerian city of Kano on Monday, both sides said.

Suicide bombers in Nigerian city of Kano kill at least 14, wound over 100

18 Nov 2015

KANO, Nigeria Two female suicide bombers blew themselves up at a mobile phone market in the northern Nigerian city of Kano on Wednesday, killing at least 14 people and wounding more than 100 others, the country's emergency response agency said.

Suicide bombers in Nigerian city of Kano kill at least 14, wound over 100

18 Nov 2015

KANO, Nigeria Two female suicide bombers blew themselves up at a mobile phone market in the northern Nigerian city of Kano on Wednesday, killing at least 14 people and wounding more than 100 others, the country's emergency response agency said.

Suicide bombers in Nigerian city of Kano kill at least 14, wound over 100

18 Nov 2015

KANO, Nigeria Two female suicide bombers blew themselves up at a mobile phone market in the northern Nigerian city of Kano on Wednesday, killing at least 14 people and wounding more than 100 others, the country's emergency response agency said.

Suicide bombers kill at least 26 across north Nigeria

26 Feb 2015

DAMATURU/KANO, Nigeria Suicide bombers struck two bus stations in different parts of northern Nigeria on Tuesday, killing at least 26 people in attacks President Goodluck Jonathan blamed on Boko Haram, the Islamist militant group he said would soon be defeated.

Corrected - Suicide bombers kill at least 26 across north Nigeria

25 Feb 2015

DAMATURU/KANO, Nigeria (Corrects spelling of town in paragraph 13 to Gambaru in Tuesday item)

Suicide bombers kill at least 26 across north Nigeria

25 Feb 2015

(This January 24 story was corrected to change spelling of town in paragraph 13 to Gambaru)

Suicide bombers kill at least 26 across north Nigeria

25 Feb 2015

DAMATURU/KANO, Nigeria (This Feb. 24 story was corrected to fix spelling of town to Gambaru in paragraph 13)

Suicide bombers kill at least 26 across north Nigeria

24 Feb 2015

DAMATURU/KANO, Nigeria Suicide bombers struck two bus stations in different parts of northern Nigeria on Tuesday, killing at least 26 people in attacks President Goodluck Jonathan blamed on Boko Haram, the Islamist militant group he said would soon be defeated.

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