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Man Who Died of Ebola in Nigeria Was American Citizen: Wife

Updated 19 hours ago

On July 20, Sawyer collapsed after getting off an Arik Air flight from Liberia to Lagos, Nigeria, where he was attending a conference. He was planning a visit to Coon Rapids next month to see his wife and his three daughters: Bella, 1; Mia, 4; and Eva 5.http://www.nbcnews.com/storyline/ebola-virus-outbreak/man-who-died-ebola-nigeria...

Nigeria death shows Ebola can spread by air travel

ABUJA, Nigeria — Nigerian health authorities raced to stop the spread of Ebola on Saturday after a man sick with one of the world's deadliest diseases brought it by plane to Lagos, Africa's largest city with 21 million people. The fact that the traveler ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/55730572/ns/health/t/nigeria-death-shows-ebola-can-spr...

Nigeria may have no polio cases next year, says Bill Gates

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Nigeria could cut the number of polio cases to zero next year and be declared free of the disease in 2018 even though a national eradication campaign has had to contend with an insurgency in the north, Bill Gates told Reuters.http://www.nbcnews.com/id/55712666/ns/health-health_care/t/nigeria-may-have-no-p...

Two dead after female suicide bomber targets Nigeria petrol station

KANO Nigeria (Reuters) - A female suicide bomber blew herself up at a petrol station in northern Nigeria's biggest city of Kano on Monday, killing one other person, a military source said. The source gave no other details about the attack. It was the third ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/55739613/ns/world_news-africa/t/two-dead-after-female-...

Nigeria's free-wheeling media fears crackdown over Boko Haram battle

ABUJA/LAGOS (Reuters) - Nigeria's press is traditionally free to write almost anything about anyone - whether it's true or not. But reporters fear a government sensitive to criticism is now cracking down, especially on coverage of the battle against Boko ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/55687046/ns/world_news-africa/t/nigerias-free-wheeling...

Nigeria nabs accused $6 million Facebook fraudster

ABUJA, Nigeria — Nigerian security forces say they have arrested a suspected internet fraudster accused of stealing nearly $6 million from people who thought were paying fees to apply for government jobs. Emmanuel Okeh, a spokesman for the Nigeria ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/55723338/ns/world_news-africa/t/nigeria-nabs-accused-m...

Nigeria Fears Man Carried Ebola on Jet

Nigerian authorities say they are working to confirm what they fear is the country’s first case of Ebola, in a man who died after flying from Liberia. If it turns out to be true, it would be the first time Ebola has been carried on a jet and would make ...http://www.nbcnews.com/storyline/ebola-virus-outbreak/nigeria-fears-man-carried-...

Bomb attack on church in Nigeria's Kano kills five

KANO (Reuters) - A bomb attack on a Catholic church in northern Nigeria's main city of Kano killed five people and wounded eight on Sunday, a senior police officer said. The bomber threw the bomb at worshippers on their way out of the church, police ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/55734903/ns/world_news-africa/t/bomb-attack-church-nig...

Nigeria leader wants $1 billion loan to help fight Boko Haram

Jonathan, facing intense criticism at home and overseas for his government's failure to curb a spreading campaign of violence by the Islamist militants, made the request in a letter read to Nigeria's Senate and House of Representatives. His government is ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/55658857/ns/business-stocks_and_economy/t/nigeria-lead...

11 parents of Nigeria's abducted girls die

LAGOS, Nigeria — In the three months since Islamic extremists kidnapped more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls, 11 of their parents have died, town residents say. The town where the girls were kidnapped, Chibok, is cut off by militants, who have been ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/55697248/ns/world_news-africa/t/parents-nigerias-abduc...

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Four Nigerian Girls Escape Boko Haram Captors: Official ...

Updated July. 23, 2014

... spy planes and roughly 30 civilian and military specialists to aid Nigeria's security forces in the hunt for the missing schoolgirls. ...http://www.nbcnews.com/storyline/missing-nigeria-schoolgirls/four-nigerian-girls...

Missing Nigeria Schoolgirls - NBC News

Updated July. 24, 2014

The kidnapping of nearly 300 girls in Nigeria by Islamist extremists Boko Haram has sparked global outrage and an online campaign, Bring Back Our Girls.http://www.nbcnews.com/storyline/missing-nigeria-schoolgirls

Nigeria - Latest news, videos, and information- NBCNews.com

Updated July. 16, 2014

Latest news, videos, images of Nigeria. Skip navigation. Jump to story headline. MSN; Outlook.com; More. Autos; My MSN; Video; Careers & Jobs; msnNOW ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/33104625/ns/world_news-nigeria?q=Nigeria

Nigerian scams’ keep evolving - Technology & science ...

Updated July. 21, 2014

Con artists from Nigeria even take advantage of the Internet Relay system for the deaf to trick consumers and merchants. ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/8171053/ns/technology_and_science-security/t/nigerian-...

Seven Things To Know About Nigeria - NBC News

Updated July. 20, 2014

As the world’s eyes focus on the plight of Nigeria’s missing school girls, it’s important to remember that Boko Haram is just one relatively small terrorist ...http://www.nbcnews.com/storyline/missing-nigeria-schoolgirls/seven-things-know-a...

Nigeria Will 'Conquer' Boko Haram, Goodluck Jonathan Says ...

Updated July. 23, 2014

Nigeria’s president vowed Thursday to defeat terrorism in his country, suggesting that the kidnapping of nearly 300 schoolgirls marked a turning point in his ...http://www.nbcnews.com/storyline/missing-nigeria-schoolgirls/nigeria-will-conque...

Missing Nigerian girls: Can social media make a difference ...

Updated July. 23, 2014

Malala visits Nigeria as kidnappers release video . TODAY July 14, 2014. Boko Haram mocks #BringBackOurGirls In New Video. NBC News ...http://www.today.com/video/today/55151855

Nigeria's President Declares 'Total War' Against Boko ...

Updated July. 24, 2014

Nigeria's president said Thursday he was declaring "total war" against the Islamist militant group that in April abducted more than 200 schoolgirls in the ...http://www.nbcnews.com/storyline/missing-nigeria-schoolgirls/nigerias-president-...

Boko Haram Could Make Good on Threat to 'Sell' Nigerian ...

Updated July. 23, 2014

... part in a protest demanding the release of abducted secondary school girls from the remote village of Chibok, in Lagos, Nigeria, May 5.http://www.nbcnews.com/storyline/missing-nigeria-schoolgirls/boko-haram-could-ma...

Nigeria Officials at Odds in Rescue of Missing Schoolgirls ...

Updated July. 23, 2014

ABUJA, NigeriaNigeria's military chiefs and the president are apparently split over how to free nearly 300 schoolgirls abducted by Islamic extremists, wit...http://www.nbcnews.com/storyline/missing-nigeria-schoolgirls/nigeria-officials-o...