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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.

Boko Haram kills three troops in Nigeria base attack

Boko Haram kills three troops in Nigeria base attack

Three soldiers were killed when Boko Haram jihadists raided a military base in northeast Nigeria, security sources said on Saturday.

Five killed in fire at camp for Boko Haram displaced

Five killed in fire at camp for Boko Haram displaced

Five people were killed in a fire at a camp for those displaced by Boko Haram violence in northeast Nigeria, an eyewitness and a humanitarian source said on Friday.

Six Nigerian troops killed in Boko Haram raid

Six Nigerian troops killed in Boko Haram raid

Six Nigerian soldiers were killed and 14 injured when Boko Haram jihadists raided a village near the army chief's family home, security and hospital sources said Saturday.

Boko Haram attacks military base in Nigeria

Boko Haram attacks military base in Nigeria

Boko Haram fighters attacked a military base in remote northeast Nigeria, setting fire to shelters for those made homeless by the conflict, military and humanitarian sources told AFP Tuesday.

29 hurt in suicide blast in Cameroon's Far North: security sources

29 hurt in suicide blast in Cameroon's Far North: security sources

At least 29 people were wounded Wednesday when a women bomber blew herself up in a border town in Cameroon's Far North, a region frequently hit by Boko Haram militants, security sources said.

Boko Haram abduct dozen girls in southern Niger

Boko Haram abduct dozen girls in southern Niger

Suspected members of Nigerian militant group Boko Haram abducted around a dozen girls in raids on several border villages in southeastern Niger, a local councillor and an NGO said Saturday.

Boko Haram jihadists attack military base in NE Nigeria

Boko Haram jihadists attack military base in NE Nigeria

Boko Haram jihadists launched a large assault on a military base in Nigeria's remote northeast region and killed one soldier, defence officials said Sunday.

Boko Haram kills second kidnapped aid worker in Nigeria

Boko Haram kills second kidnapped aid worker in Nigeria

Islamic State-allied Boko Haram jihadists have killed another kidnapped female Red Cross worker in northeast Nigeria in a "despicable act of cruelty", the agency said on Tuesday, a month after militants murdered one of her colleagues.

Chad troops kill 17 after 6 die in Boko Haram attacks

Chad troops kill 17 after 6 die in Boko Haram attacks

Six people, including two soldiers, died in an overnight Boko Haram attacks near Lake Chad, security and army sources said on Saturday, saying Chadian troops had killed 17 assailants in a counter-offensive.

Many feared dead after Islamist attack in northeast Nigeria

Many feared dead after Islamist attack in northeast Nigeria

Many people are feared dead after an Islamist militant attack on the northeast Nigerian town of Gudumbali, two residents and a vigilante said on Saturday.

30 Nigerian soldiers killed in Boko Haram raid

30 Nigerian soldiers killed in Boko Haram raid

At least 30 Nigerian soldiers died in combat with Boko Haram militants who overran a military base in the northeast near the border with Niger, two military sources told AFP on Saturday.