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Muslims gather for peace in Nigeria

A special day of prayers has been held in the Nigerian capital Abuja, organised by Muslim leader the Sultan of Sokoto.

A special day of prayers has been held in the Nigerian capital, Abuja, organised by Muslim leader the Sultan of Sokoto.

Meanwhile, there are daily reports of attacks on villages in the north-east by Boko Haram and no news to suggest the 200 kidnapped schoolgirls will be reunited with their families.

Will Ross reports from Abuja.

  • 25 May
  • From the section Africa