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Boko Haram bombers kill seven in Cameroon

Boko Haram bombers kill seven in Cameroon

Seven people were killed when two suicide bombers, suspected to be members of Nigeria's Boko Haram militant group, attacked a village in northern Cameroon on Sunday, police and a local official said.

11 civilians killed in militant attacks in Niger

11 civilians killed in militant attacks in Niger

At least 11 civilians had been killed in two separate attacks in Niger, which is struggling to contain a wave of militant violence, officials said Saturday.

Boko Haram kills five in northeast Nigeria

Boko Haram kills five in northeast Nigeria

Gunmen from the Boko Haram militant group killed five people and abducted several others as they collected firewood in restive northeast Nigeria, security sources said Friday.

Cameroonian soldiers go on trial over shooting of women and children

Cameroonian soldiers go on trial over shooting of women and children

The trial of seven Cameroonian soldiers accused of participating in the killing of two women and two children has begun behind closed doors, two judicial sources said on Tuesday

Nigeria militants kill four soldiers in base attack

Nigeria militants kill four soldiers in base attack

Machine-gun wielding militants killed four Nigerian soldiers and wounded 11 more during an attack on an army base in the northeast, military officials told AFP on Sunday.

Double suicide attack kills 3 in northeast Nigeria

Double suicide attack kills 3 in northeast Nigeria

Two female suicide bombers killed three civilians and wounded eight in a suspected Boko Haram attack in northeast Nigeria, emergency services said Wednesday.

Suspected Boko Haram militants kill 30 in Nigeria

Suspected Boko Haram militants kill 30 in Nigeria

Suspected Boko Haram militants have killed at least 30 people in a shooting at a funeral in Nigeria's northeastern Borno state, a security source and a resident said on Sunday.

Boko Haram kills at least five soldiers in northeast Nigeria

Boko Haram kills at least five soldiers in northeast Nigeria

Insurgent group Boko Haram ambushed Nigerian soldiers in the northeast of the country, killing at least five and injuring more than a dozen, sources told Reuters on Sunday.

Thousands displaced by Boko Haram in Nigeria protest over food

Thousands displaced by Boko Haram in Nigeria protest over food

Thousands of people displaced by Boko Haram violence poured into the streets of the Nigerian city Maiduguri Thursday to vent their anger over food and medicine shortages in their camp.

30 killed in triple suicide bombing in NE Nigeria

30 killed in triple suicide bombing in NE Nigeria

Thirty people were killed late Sunday in a triple suicide bombing in northeast Nigeria, emergency services reported, in an attack bearing the hallmarks of the Boko Haram militant group.

About 30 killed in Boko Haram attack in Cameroon's remote north

About 30 killed in Boko Haram attack in Cameroon's remote north

About 30 people were killed, including 16 Cameroonian soldiers, in an attack carried out by Islamist group Boko Haram on a small island on Lake Chad in Cameroon's remote far north on Sunday, local mayor Ali Ramat told Reuters.

Three killed in Nigeria suicide bomb attack

Three killed in Nigeria suicide bomb attack

Three people died and more than 30 injured in a twin suicide blast in the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri, militia sources and residents told AFP Sunday.