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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.

Suicide blasts rock migrant camp in Nigeria, 3 killed

Suicide blasts rock migrant camp in Nigeria, 3 killed

At least four suicide bomb blasts rocked a camp for migrants fleeing Boko Haram insurgents in restive northeastern Nigeria on Wednesday, killing at least three people and wounding 20, officials said.

Girls 'aged 7 or 8' stage suicide attack in Nigeria

Girls 'aged 7 or 8' stage suicide attack in Nigeria

Two young girls approximately seven or eight years old blew themselves up in a northeastern Nigerian market on Sunday, killing themselves and one other person and wounding 18 others, sources said.

Would-be suicide bomber shot dead in Nigeria

Would-be suicide bomber shot dead in Nigeria

Security guards shot dead on Saturday a man who was trying to detonate a bomb at a camp in northeastern Nigeria for people displaced during a seven-year insurgency waged by Islamist militant group Boko Haram.

Blast kills 8 suspected Boko Haram militants in Nigeria

Blast kills 8 suspected Boko Haram militants in Nigeria

A truck conveying eight suspected Boko Haram Islamists exploded near a military checkpoint in the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri on Tuesday, killing the occupants, an army spokesman told AFP.

Nigerian officials 'sexually abusing Boko Haram victims'

Nigerian officials 'sexually abusing Boko Haram victims'

Human Rights Watch on Monday accused Nigerian officials of sexually exploiting women and girls living in camps for victims of Boko Haram in the war-torn northeast.

Two suicide bombers kill 5 in Nigeria's Maiduguri

Two suicide bombers kill 5 in Nigeria's Maiduguri

Two suicide bombers killed at least five people on Saturday in the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri, the heart of a seven-year-old insurgency by Islamist Boko Haram militants, a military source and residents said.

Two suicide bombers kill 22 in Maiduguri, NE Nigeria

Two suicide bombers kill 22 in Maiduguri, NE Nigeria

At least 22 people were killed on Wednesday when two women disguised as men blew themselves up during morning prayers at a mosque in Maiduguri, northeast Nigeria, rescue officials said.