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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.

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.

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.