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Sky News Special Correspondent, currently based in South Africa. Author of Colonel Gadaffi's Hat

Nigeria Goes To The Polls Amid Boko Haram Threat

news.sky.com — Nigerians go to the polls today in the most hotly contested campaign since the end of military rule. The election has already been postponed once - for six weeks. Officials, encouraged by the military, said they were worried about security concerns caused by the terror group Boko Haram.

Boko Haram Fight Intensifies In West Africa

news.sky.com — The battle against Boko Haram is intensifying in the run-up to the delayed Nigerian elections. The terror group appears to be mounting more attacks especially on neighboring border towns along the country's frontier. Authorities who put back the elections by six weeks because of the threat from the extremist group, have vowed to crush all Boko Haram camps between now and polling day on March 28.

On The Front Line Of Battle Against Boko Haram

news.sky.com — The terror group Boko Haram is "perpetually mutating" according to Cameroon military leaders - and it has a well-organised structure with constantly changing tactics. Sky News has been given rare access to special forces in Cameroon who are at the forefront of the battle against the extremist militant group.

On The Frontline Of Battle Against Boko Haram

news.sky.com — The terror group Boko Haram is "perpetually mutating" according to Cameroon military leaders - and it has a well-organised structure with constantly changing tactics. Sky News has been given rare access to special forces in Cameroon who are at the forefront of the battle against the extremist militant group.

Plight Of Refugees Fleeing Terror Of Boko Haram

news.sky.com — The terror of Boko Haram has forced a six-week delay for Nigeria's presidential elections - but few Nigerians who have escaped the extremists believe their power will be curbed in that time. Safety has come at a heavy price for tens of thousands of Nigerians who have run away from the Islamic militant group and are now sheltering in neighbouring Cameroon.

Harrowing Stories From Rape Capital Of World

news.sky.com — The room is crowded with women, all of whom have been raped. If that's not horrifying enough, many of the women have been raped multiple times and are pregnant as a result. Their terrifying stores of torture and terror are not even unusual.

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Legend of the Giant Killers Official Trailer

vimeo.com — In 1967, a bunch of Pacific Northwest kids took down the Goliaths of college football and captured the spirit of a state and a university. This is the Legend of the Giant Killers. Coming Soon Stay up to date on our Facebook page: facebook.com/legendofthegiantkillers or at legendofthegiantkillers.com

Dewani Judge Questions Prosecution's Case

news.sky.com — The judge in the Shrien Dewani murder trial bombarded the prosecution counsel with questions which he struggled to answer as the State insisted the trial should go ahead. Judge Jeanette Traverso wanted to know whether the 34-year-old entrepreneur would have gone along with a murder plot which was so muddled and "loose" in its conception.

Dewani Defence Urges Judge To Throw Out Case

news.sky.com — The defence lawyer for British businessman Shrien Dewani has been arguing there is little credible evidence to convict his client of the murder of his wife Anni whilst on their honeymoon in South Africa. Mr Dewani's lawyers have filed an application under Section 174 of the South African Criminal Procedure Act to have the case dismissed on the grounds of lack of evidence.
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Mar 29, 2015

RT @NigeriaNewsdesk: Major General Chris Olukolade has assured Nigerians of adequate security across the nation during and after the general elections.

Mar 28, 2015

RT @abati1990: President Jonathan finally gets accredited to vote after filling incident form in Otuoke, March 28. pic.twitter.com/qXohZbjlrn

Mar 28, 2015

#nigeriadecides but it slow as probs across country with digital tech. Card reader failed 3 times with Goodluck Jonathan!

Mar 28, 2015

RT @geoffreyyork: After delay in his voting accreditation, Goodluck Jonathan says there are "hitches" but he can "endure" them. "Wait patiently," he says.

Mar 28, 2015

RT @SkyNews: Nigerians have gone to the polls in fiercest campaign since the end of military rule trib.al/dEY2lwF pic.twitter.com/scfAk3AKoM

Mar 28, 2015

#nigeriadecides Seem to be probs with accreditation + card readers operating. Goodluck Jonathan still waiting to be accredited - reports

Mar 28, 2015

#Nigeriadecides Boko Haram attacks increased in 6 wks after election delay - research released today from IHS Inc.

Mar 28, 2015

#Nigeriadecides Empty streets in n state of Kano on election day. There's a ban on vehicle movement thro-out day pic.twitter.com/9Y3xrpDH2D

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