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Jan 2012: By Olutosin Oladosu Adebowale - "The Nigeria Police Force are reported to have killed seven protesters who were obstructing the flow of traffic at Ibafo, Ogun State..."

11th-Jan-1

Jan 2012: By Adepeju Mabadeje - 'Lagos Muslim and Christian leaders came out with a common voice. I'm getting closer to the Nigeria of my dreams...'

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Jan 2012: By Celine Osukwu, Committee for the Defence of Human Rights (CDHR) - "Nigerian masses protested again today, the first day of National Strike. We occupy Nigeria successfully... "

Child Labourer: Photo: Amnesty International

"You could see the pain they were going through. They were beaten, bruised and there was nobody to talk to them. We were very silent about all those things. We just feel, ‘okay this is not my child, so why should I give so much attention to that."

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Dec 2010: Chris Crowstaff talks with Ngozi Eze of Women for Women International. "Corrupt people are not fulfilling their official responsibilities and the people who suffer most are the women and children..."