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Boko Haram gunmen overrun town

Boko Haram seizes town; many killed

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria: Boko Haram insurgents overran most of a northeastern Nigerian town yesterday after hours of fighting that killed scores and displaced thousands of residents, security sources said. The Islamists launched an attack on the town ... Qatar Peninsula, 2 hours ago
Boko Haram gunmen overrun town IOL, 12 hours ago

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International Business Times UK, 9 hours ago
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Epoch Times, 1 day ago, 1 week ago
Daily Times Nigeria, 2 hours ago
People Daily, 18 hours ago
Vanguard, 6 days ago
i24news, 1 week ago
CTV News

Thousands flee Nigerian city reportedly under siege by Boko Haram

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria -- Thousands of Nigerians are fleeing a northeastern city amid conflicting reports that it has been seized by Boko Haram Islamic extremists, a federal senator said Tuesday. The military claims to have repelled the insurgents in ...
 CTV News3 hours ago Islamic fighters besiege Nigerian city: Senator  Miami Herald4 hours ago
Al Jazeera

Boko Haram attacks prompt concern for northeast

Maiduguri -Boko Haram have seized a strategic town in Nigeria's far northeast, prompting denials from the military, as experts said the government risked losing control and the region was "on the brink" of takeover. Residents in Bama and a local ...
 News245 hours ago Boko Haram seizes strategic town, seeking to takeover Maiduguri  Vanguard4 hours ago Boko Haram seizes strategic Nigerian town  Yahoo! UK and Ireland2 hours ago Boko Haram attacks prompt fears of northeast Nigeria takeover  Japan Times2 hours ago
International Business Times UK

Nigeria: Boko Haram Plotting Major Offensive on Borno State Capital of Maiduguri

Boko Haram's leader, Abubakar Shekau, shown here in a video address(YouTube) Nigeria's north-eastern region of Borno is on the verge of being lost to Islamist group Boko Haram as it continues to make "lightning territorial gains", Nigerian experts ...
 International Business Times UK5 hours ago

Military kill 45 terror suspects, impose curfew in Maiduguri

NO fewer than 45 Boko Haram terror suspects were killed, after troops of 7 Division of Nigerian Army in Borno State repelled the insurgents in a convoy of over two dozen Hilux vehicles and motorcycles to attack Bama town at about 4.30am. Bama is ...
 The Guardian Nigeria1 day ago 50 Terrorists Killed As Boko Haram Faces Military Firepower In Borno hours ago Nigeria: Military Imposes Maiduguri Curfew After Killing Suspects  AllAfrica.com16 hours ago Nigeria: Many Killed As Troops, Boko Haram Fight in Bama  AllAfrica.com16 hours ago
Daily Times Nigeria

Maiduguri: Army Reviews Curfew

The 7 Division of the Nigerian Army in Maiduguri said on Monday that it had ``reviewed upward the curfew imposed on Maiduguri and its environs. Col. Sani Usman, the spokesman for the division, made this known in a statement issued in Maiduguri. ...
 Daily Times Nigeria3 hours ago Army reviews Maiduguri curfew amid rising terror  News241 day ago Nigerian military imposes curfew in Maiduguri to ward off insurgents  StarAfrica.com10 hours ago Army reviews curfew in Maiduguri  Nigeria Daily Independent1 day ago
Epoch Times

Nigeria soldiers who fled into Cameroon head home

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria -- Nigerian government soldiers, who witnesses said fled into neighboring Cameroon during a clash with a large number of Islamic fighters of Boko Haram, handed over their weapons to Cameroonian authorities and were on their way ...
 Miami Herald1 week ago Soldiers who fled into Cameroon head home  News241 week ago
Boston Globe

Nigeria: Boko Haram claims it is Islamic Caliphate

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria -- Boko Haram, the Islamic extremist group, claims it has added the city of Gwoza to an Islamic state that it has established in northeastern Nigeria. Boko Haram's leader, Abubakar Shekau, said that Gwoza is now part of its ...
 Miami Herald1 week ago Boko Haram says it has created its own Islamic state in Nigeria  Big News Network1 week ago Boko Haram claims it is Islamic caliphate  Boston Globe1 week ago

Harassment of DailyTrust journalists, a threat to free speech, says MURIC

FOLLOWING soldiers invasion of the Maiduguri offices of Daily Trust newspaper after a story published by the paper on Wednesday alleging that Nigerian soldiers had refused orders to fight Boko Haram militants with their bare hands, The Muslim Rights ...
 The Guardian Nigeria1 week ago Nigeria: Harassment of Dailytrust Journalists, A Threat to Free Speech, Says Muric  AllAfrica.com1 week ago

Nigerian army wives protest hubbys fighting Haram

Military wives in the restive Nigerian city of Maiduguri have taken to the streets this week, burning tyres to prevent their husbands' deployment to fight Boko Haram. About 300 women and 500 children have for two days gathered at the gates of a military base ...
 Hindustan Times3 weeks ago Military wives block husbands` deployment against Boko Haram  Zee News3 weeks ago
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