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Boko Haram claims kidnapping of hundreds of Nigerian students

Boko Haram claims kidnapping of hundreds of Nigerian students

Militant group Boko Haram on Tuesday claimed responsibility for the abduction of hundreds of school students in northwest Nigeria.

Nigeria buries scores of farmers killed by militants, some beheaded

Nigeria buries scores of farmers killed by militants, some beheaded

Villagers in northeast Nigeria's Borno state on Sunday buried 43 farmers killed in an attack by suspected militants while security forces searched for dozens of people who are still missing.

Suspected Boko Haram militants kill at least 13 in Cameroon

Suspected Boko Haram militants kill at least 13 in Cameroon

Suspected militants from Boko Haram group killed at least 13 people and wounded eight others in a grenade attack in northern Cameroon on Sunday, a security source and a local official told Reuters.

Boko Haram fighters kill 69 people in Nigerian village, witnesses say

Boko Haram fighters kill 69 people in Nigerian village, witnesses say

Boko Haram terrorists have killed at least 69 people in north-eastern Nigeria, witnesses said on Wednesday. The gunmen arrived on motorcycles and in cars to attack the village

Boko Haram bombers kill seven in Cameroon

Boko Haram bombers kill seven in Cameroon

Seven people were killed when two suicide bombers, suspected to be members of Nigeria's Boko Haram militant group, attacked a village in northern Cameroon on Sunday, police and a local official said.

11 civilians killed in militant attacks in Niger

11 civilians killed in militant attacks in Niger

At least 11 civilians had been killed in two separate attacks in Niger, which is struggling to contain a wave of militant violence, officials said Saturday.

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.

Cameroonian soldiers go on trial over shooting of women and children

Cameroonian soldiers go on trial over shooting of women and children

The trial of seven Cameroonian soldiers accused of participating in the killing of two women and two children has begun behind closed doors, two judicial sources said on Tuesday

Nigeria militants kill four soldiers in base attack

Nigeria militants kill four soldiers in base attack

Machine-gun wielding militants killed four Nigerian soldiers and wounded 11 more during an attack on an army base in the northeast, military officials told AFP on Sunday.

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.