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Boko Haram suspected in attack on Nigeria’s polling station

Boko Haram suspected in attack on Nigeria’s polling station

March 28, 2015

KANO, March 28 — At least two people were killed in a suspected Boko Haram attack on polling stations in northeast Nigeria today, residents and an election official told AFP. The attacks happened in the villages of Birin Bolawa and Birin Fulani in the Nafada district of Gombe state, which has been repeatedly targeted by the Islamists. An election official, who requested anonymity, said: “We could hear the gunmen shouting, ‘Didn’t we warn you about staying away from (the)... Read more

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  • People queue up to pay their respects to the late first prime minister Lee Kuan Yew at the Padang grounds outside the Parliament House in Singapore March 28, 2015. — Reuters pic

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  • People pick up free umbrellas as they queue up to pay their respects to the late first prime minister Lee Kuan Yew at the Padang grounds outside the Parliament House in Singapore March 28, 2015. — Reuters pic

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  • People queue up to pay their respects to the late first prime minister Lee Kuan Yew at the Padang grounds outside the Parliament House in Singapore March 28, 2015. — Reuters pic

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  • People queue up to pay their respects to the late first prime minister Lee Kuan Yew at the Padang grounds outside the Parliament House in Singapore March 28, 2015. — Reuters pic

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  • People pay their respects to the late first prime minister Lee Kuan Yew at a community tribute site in Singapore March 28, 2015. — Reuters pic

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