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  • Obama's Kenyan step-grandmother congratulates him on victory

     
    Congratulations on President Obama’s reelection flooded in from leaders across Africa on Wednesday, but the sweetest words of all came from a 90-year-old Kenyan villager. Sarah Onyango Obama is the president’s step-grandmother, from the...
  • Femi Kuti talks Nigerian elections, the music of his father and 'Fela!' in Lagos

     
    Just a few weeks ago, Nigeria celebrated a relatively peaceful election, with incumbent President Goodluck Jonathan and his People’s Democratic Party emerging victorious in a process unmarked by the violence and rioting that has scarred polls in the...
  • Gas for 37 cents? Why fuel costs more or less elsewhere

     
    Nigerian oil prices. Why oil price vary so much among countries....
  • Multiple bomb blasts hit northern Nigerian city of Kano

     
    At least two bombs hit northern Nigerian city of Kano: Nigeria's troubled north, plagued by successive terrorist bombings and drive-by killings over the past year, faced a major attack Friday evening, with miltuple in Kano, the region's largest city....
  • Death toll rises to more than 150 in attacks in Nigerian city

     
    More than 150 people were killed in the northern Nigerian city of Kano in Friday's terror attacks, which saw suicide bombers and gunmen from the northern Nigerian terror group Boko Haram hit several police stations and other government buildings....
  • Nigeria attacks may point to more emboldened Boko Haram militants

     
    Assailants surrounded one of several police stations that had been bombed Friday in Kano, Nigeria, shooting, throwing primitive bombs made of soda cans and shouting "God is great!" The attack began late Tuesday and continued early Wednesday....
  • See the world: Sri Lankan protesters slammed with water cannons

     
    Every day on World Now, we highlight a photo from somewhere in the world. Today our photo comes from Sri Lanka, where fishermen and Maoist opposition groups are protesting increases in fuel prices. Protests have raged in the South Asian island nation...
  • Senegal's president concedes defeat; victory for African democracy

     
    Senegal's incumbent president concedes defeat: Incumbent Senegalese President Abdoulaye Wade's move to swiftly concede defeat after Sunday's presidential run-off election was seen as big step for African democracy, in a ieighborhhod better know for...
  • Nigerian plane reported engine trouble before crashing Sunday

     
    Nigeria mourns victims in Lagos air crash: The toll in Sunday's plane crash in Nigeria's commercial capital, Lagos, which killed all 153 on board, may be scores higher once fatalities on the ground are established, according to Nigerian press reports...
  • Africa calls for World Bank reform after Nigerian denied top post

     
    Africans call for World Bank reform after Africa's candidate for World Bank president is passed over: African financial leaders called for the reform of the World Bank and its process for selecting its leader, dominated for six decades by the US, after...
  • Hostages killed in Nigeria before rescuers reach them

     
    A Briton and an Italian held hostage by suspected terrorists for 10 months are killed by their kidnappers in Nigeria before a rescue operation can reach them, British Prime Minister David Cameron says. An Islamic militant group is suspected....
  • Nigerian extremists open fire on Christians, killing as many as 20

     
    As many as 20 Christian worshipers killed in Kano attack: A terror attack in the northern Nigerian city of Kano Sunday killed as many as 20 Christian worshipers. Dozens more were wounded....