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Nigerian troops kill 85 Boko Haram militants...

'85 Boko Haram militants killed in...

Africa

Fri, Oct 1 2021

Some 43 suspected terrorists, their collaborators, and suspected logistics suppliers were also...

Nine 'civilians' killed, 23 injured...

Nigerian air strike kills nine...

Africa

Fri, Sep 17 2021

Since 2009, Nigeria has been fighting a jihadist insurgency in the northeast that has killed more than...

Boko Haram leader ‘kills self’ in fight...

Boko Haram leader ‘kills self’ in fight...

Africa

Mon, Jun 7 2021

Boko Haram has not yet officially commented on the death of their leader while the Nigerian army said...

Freed Nigerian schoolboys return home,...

Freed Nigerian schoolboys tell of...

World

Fri, Dec 18 2020

‘They only gave us food once a day and water twice a day’

Hundreds of Nigerian schoolboys released...

Abducted Nigerian schoolboys...

Africa

Fri, Dec 18 2020

The mass assault last Friday by armed men on a rural school in Kankara was initially blamed on criminal...

Boko Haram claims kidnapping of hundreds...

Boko Haram claims kidnapping of Nigerian...

Africa

Tue, Dec 15 2020

At least 333 students are still missing since the attack late on Friday in Katsina state

Gunmen kill 28, burn 800 houses in Niger...

Gunmen kill 28, burn 800 houses in...

Africa

Tue, Dec 15 2020

The Islamist militant group has been waging attacks in the region around Lake Chad since 2009

Jihadists kill eight in Nigeria...

Jihadists kill eight in Nigeria...

Africa

Sun, Nov 22 2020

At least 36,000 people have been killed and around two million displaced in the decade-long conflict...

Jihadist ambush on Nigeria state governor's...

15 killed in ambush by Nigeria...

Africa

Sat, Sep 26 2020

ISWAP splintered from the main Boko Haram group in 2016 and has gone on to be the dominant insurgent...

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...