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Aminu Abubakar – AFP – Tuesday, 08 May 2012 (originally published 04 May)
KANO, Nigeria — A line of women wait their turn at a building in northern Nigeria, ready to participate in a programme local officials hope will bring two results: marriage and peace.
Love might have to come later.
The programme run by the Islamic sharia police in Kano, the largest city in Nigeria’s mainly Muslim north, aims to match widows and divorcees with available men . . .