Residential area

By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 22nd, 2013
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A British national kidnapped a week ago shortly after getting to Murtala Mohammed International Airport in Lagos has been released. The man was kidnapped on the 16th of July by gunmen who attacked his four-wheel-drive vehicle after it left the airport’s international terminal heading for a residentia...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 4th, 2012
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Dana Air on Wednesday said that it has started compensating families of those who died when one of its planes crashed a month ago, with each family expected to get $100,000. The Dana Air plane crashed June 3 in Iju Ishaga area of Lagos State, killing all 153 people onboard and more than six people [&...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 6th, 2012
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The day after one of Nigeria’s worst air crashes, workmen at the site of this crowded residential area of Lagos have been busy pulling out the charred debris. Huge cranes have moved in to shift the scattered, twisted pieces of the McDonnell Douglas MD-83 plane where buildings once stood. People...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 14th, 2012
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A Nigerian bomb disposal officer has been killed when an explosive device he was trying to defuse went off, a police spokesperson has said. The device was wrapped in a carrier bag and hidden behind an electricity pole in the residential area of Ungwar Sarki in the northern city of Kaduna. A BBC corre...