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February 25, 2000 | From Times Wire Reports
Christian and Muslim leaders promised to work together to restore peace in the northern Nigerian city of Kaduna as residents trickled back into the debris-strewn streets after religious clashes this week left hundreds dead. The reported death toll ranged from 200 to more than 300. Fighting erupted Monday during a demonstration by Christians against a proposal to bring Islamic law, or Sharia, to Kaduna state. Talks between the religious leaders continued.
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February 25, 2000 | From Times Wire Reports
Christian and Muslim leaders promised to work together to restore peace in the northern Nigerian city of Kaduna as residents trickled back into the debris-strewn streets after religious clashes this week left hundreds dead. The reported death toll ranged from 200 to more than 300. Fighting erupted Monday during a demonstration by Christians against a proposal to bring Islamic law, or Sharia, to Kaduna state. Talks between the religious leaders continued.
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February 24, 2000 | From Times Wire Services
Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo and religious leaders warned of a real danger to the unity of Africa's most populous nation Wednesday after riots between Christians and Muslims left more than 100 people dead. Troops and police patrolled the city of Kaduna, where violence erupted Monday at a demonstration by Christians against calls by Muslims for the adoption of strict Islamic law in Kaduna state, in Nigeria's north.
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February 24, 2000 | From Times Wire Services
Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo and religious leaders warned of a real danger to the unity of Africa's most populous nation Wednesday after riots between Christians and Muslims left more than 100 people dead. Troops and police patrolled the city of Kaduna, where violence erupted Monday at a demonstration by Christians against calls by Muslims for the adoption of strict Islamic law in Kaduna state, in Nigeria's north.
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