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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.

Troops fight off Boko Haram in NE Nigeria before polls

Troops fight off Boko Haram in NE Nigeria before polls

One soldier was killed and 20 others were injured in a Boko Haram rocket attack in northeast Nigeria, security sources said on Saturday, just hours before elections began.

Suicide attack kills 11 in Nigeria

Suicide attack kills 11 in Nigeria

Eleven people were dead on Saturday after two suicide bombers and a gunman attacked a mosque in the north-eastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri, a police official said.

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.

Boko Haram kills seven villagers in NE Nigeria

Boko Haram kills seven villagers in NE Nigeria

Boko Haram jihadists have killed seven villagers in a dawn raid in Nigeria's restive northeast, local militia and a resident said Tuesday.

Mosque blasts kill at least 27 in northeast Nigeria

Mosque blasts kill at least 27 in northeast Nigeria

Explosions in and around a mosque in northeast Nigeria killed at least 27 people on Tuesday, a hospital official said, in the latest in a spate of attacks by militants in the region.

Boko Haram attack on Nigerian army base, villages kills 18

Boko Haram attack on Nigerian army base, villages kills 18

It was one of the most brazen attacks in recent months and was a precursor to a planned strike on Maiduguri, the capital of Borno State and the birthplace of the Islamist group.

Three suicide bombers kill 18 in Nigeria's Maiduguri: police

Three suicide bombers kill 18 in Nigeria's Maiduguri: police

Three suicide bombers killed 18 people in the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri, capital of the state worst hit by the Boko Haram insurgency, its police commissioner said on Saturday.

Suicide bomb attack kills 10 in Nigeria's Maiduguri

Suicide bomb attack kills 10 in Nigeria's Maiduguri

A suicide bomb attack killed 10 people and injured 30 others in the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri on Wednesday, an emergency agency official said.

Five dead in suicide bombing in Nigeria mosque

Five dead in suicide bombing in Nigeria mosque

At least five people were killed on Monday when a suicide bomber blew himself up inside a mosque in northeastern Nigeria, a militia member assisting the military against Boko Haram jihadists said.

Eight killed in Nigeria suicide bombing: authorities

Eight killed in Nigeria suicide bombing: authorities

Eight people were killed on Monday when a female suicide bomber detonated her explosives at a mosque in northeast Nigeria, in the latest attack in the restive region.

Boko Haram make biggest raid on Maiduguri in 18 months

Boko Haram make biggest raid on Maiduguri in 18 months

Boko Haram insurgents launched their biggest attack on the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri in 18 months on Wednesday night, the eve of a visit by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo to war refugees sheltering there.