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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.

Nigeria convoy attack death toll rises to 30

Nigeria convoy attack death toll rises to 30

The death toll from a militant attack on the convoy of the regional governor in northeast Nigeria has risen to 30, security sources said Saturday.

Three Nigerian soldiers killed in militant attack

Three Nigerian soldiers killed in militant attack

Islamic State-affiliated militants have killed three Nigerian soldiers and seized two military vehicles in an attack in violence-wracked northeastern Borno state

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.

Two killed, 13 injured in military checkpoint attack in Nigeria

Two killed, 13 injured in military checkpoint attack in Nigeria

At least two civilians were killed and 13 others injured when militants attacked a military checkpoint in northeast Nigeria, a local government spokesman and residents said Tuesday.

Boko Haram attacks military base in Nigeria

Boko Haram attacks military base in Nigeria

Boko Haram fighters attacked a military base in remote northeast Nigeria, setting fire to shelters for those made homeless by the conflict, military and humanitarian sources told AFP Tuesday.