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Militants kill 20 soldiers, 40 civilians...

Militants kill 20 soldiers, 40 civilians...

World

Sun, Jun 14 2020

The attacks, in the Monguno and Nganzai local government areas, came just days after militants killed...

Militant attack in Nigerian town kills...

Militant attack in Nigerian town kills...

Africa

Thu, Jan 9 2020

Boko Haram's decade-long insurgency campaign has killed thousands and displaced millions in northeastern...

Death toll in Nigeria Boko Haram funeral...

Death toll in Nigeria Boko Haram funeral...

Africa

Mon, Jul 29 2019

The leader of a local anti-Boko Haram militia confirmed the death toll, while giving a slightly different...

Boko Haram kills 23 mourners after Nigeria...

Boko Haram kills 23 mourners after Nigeria...

Africa

Sun, Jul 28 2019

A Nganzai district official confirmed both the incident and death toll

24 killed in Cameroon Boko Haram...

24 killed in Cameroon Boko Haram...

Africa

Thu, Jun 13 2019

The death toll in the district of Darak, is one of the worst atrocities carried out by Boko Haram in...

23 soldiers killed in Chad in Boko Haram...

23 soldiers killed in Chad in Boko Haram...

Africa

Fri, Mar 22 2019

It is the deadliest attack on the Chadian military by Boko Haram, a jihadist group which launched an...

Boko Haram kills 60 in northeast...

Boko Haram kills 60 in northeast...

Africa

Sat, Feb 2 2019

The bloodshed is a challenge for President Muhammadu Buhari in particular as he seeks a second successive...

13 Nigerian troops, policeman killed...

13 Nigerian troops, policeman killed...

Africa

Wed, Dec 26 2018

The attack followed an attempted raid on a nearby military base along the highway in Kukareta...

Nigerian police kill over 100 'bandits'...

Nigerian police kill over 100 'bandits'...

World

Sat, Dec 1 2018

Over 1,000 policemen had been deployed to Zamfara at the beginning of the month

Boko Haram terrorists kill 48 in...

Boko Haram terrorists kill 48 in...

Africa

Mon, Sep 3 2018

The Boko Haram insurgency, which is in its ninth year, has left 20,000 people dead and displaced 2.6...

18 killed in Boko Haram attack in...

18 killed in Boko Haram attack in...

Middle East

Sun, Jul 22 2018

Boko Haram's Islamist insurgency has devastated the region since it took up arms in 2009 in...

Gravediggers: 86 killed in Nigeria suicide...

Gravediggers: 86 killed in Nigeria suicide...

Africa

Wed, May 2 2018

The official death toll on Wednesday rose to at least 29 but local residents, a hospital source and rescue...

Islamic State ally stakes out territory...

Islamic State ally stakes out territory...

Africa

Sun, Apr 29 2018

Islamic State in West Africa (ISWA) stretches farther and is more entrenched than officials have...

Two suicide bombers kill three in north...

Two suicide bombers kill three in north...

Africa

Sun, Apr 22 2018

The attack came two weeks after residents began returning to the town which was destroyed by Boko Haram...

Militants free scores of abducted Nigerian...

Militants free scores of abducted Nigerian...

Africa

Wed, Mar 21 2018

The kidnapping of 110 girls aged 11-19 on February 19 from Dapchi was the biggest mass abduction since...

UN: Three aid workers killed in militant...

UN: Three aid workers killed in militant...

Africa

Fri, Mar 2 2018

A camp for displaced people in Rann was bombed in an accidental Nigerian Air Force strike last year,...

'105 girls missing' in NE Nigeria after...

'105 girls missing' in NE Nigeria after...

Africa

Sat, Feb 24 2018

The latest attack has also raised questions about the military's repeated claims that the Islamist militants...

Twin suicide bombings kill at least...

Twin suicide bombings kill at least...

Africa

Sun, Dec 3 2017

The attacks occurred in the town of Biu, about 185 kilometres south of the Borno State capital, Maiduguri,...

Suicide bomber kills at least 50 in...

Suicide bomber kills at least 50 in...

Africa

Tue, Nov 21 2017

In recent months, Boko Haram activity has been concentrated on the far north of Adamawa state, around...

Cameroon illegally deported 100,000...

Cameroon illegally deported 100,000...

Africa

Wed, Sep 27 2017

At least 10.7 million people are in need of assistance in the region, mainly in Nigeria but also in Chad,...

Seven killed in Boko Haram attack on...

Seven killed in Boko Haram attack on...

Africa

Sun, Sep 10 2017

Boko Haram fighters still launch sporadic attacks, laying ambush to troops and vehicles as well as attacking...