Malnutrition Wiping Out Children in Northern Nigeria, Aid Workers Say - New York Times

Women and their children at a feeding center run by M.S. F. in Nigeria in August. Credit Sunday Alamba/Associated Press. Starvation in northern Nigeria's Borno State is so bad that a whole slice of the population — children under 5 — appears to have ...and more »

Seven million people in Lake Chad basin 'living on the edge' – UN relief official - UN News Centre

Attacks by Boko Haram and counter-insurgency measures in the Lake Chad Basin have displaced more than 2.5 million people in four countries. Credit: OCHA/Ivo Brandau. Tweet ?Share. Print. 23 January 2017 – Spotlighting the desperate plight of millions ...and more »

Baby used in suicide bomb attack - Irish Independent

A woman suicide bomber in Boko Haram-hit northeast Nigeria strapped a baby to her back to go unnoticed as she walked into a busy market to detonate her explosives in a recent attack, a local government official said on Tuesday. The woman with a baby, ...and more »

Nigeria suicide bomber 'had baby strapped to her back' -

A female suicide bomber who attacked a town in northeast Nigeria earlier this month was carrying a baby at the time, the country's main relief agency has said. But the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said it was unclear whether this was a ...and more »

Nigeria: Babies used in suicide bombings, officials warn - BBC News

Female suicide bombers in Nigeria are now carrying babies to avoid detection in their attacks, authorities warn. An attack in the town of Madagali on 13 January saw two women detonate their devices, killing themselves, two babies, and four others. They ...and more »

'God Visited Us in a Big Way.' The Day Relief Came to the Displaced Victims of Boko Haram - CBN News

When a government jet accidentally dropped a bomb on a displaced persons camp in northeastern Nigeria, at least 70 people, including humanitarian workers, were killed. The Nigerian military says the pilot was searching for Boko Haram terrorists.and more »

Cameroon general dies in helicopter crash - defenceWeb

Helicopter crash claims Cameroon general A top general in charge of Cameroon's fight against Islamist militant group Boko Haram died in an accidental helicopter crash on a patrol mission, the government said on Monday. The crash happened on Sunday ...and more »

Death Toll in Nigeria IDP Camp Bombing Climbs to 236 - Voice of America

People return to the site after a bombing attack by a Nigerian military jet of an internally displaced persons camp in Rann, Nigeria Jan. 17, 2017. Officials say the bombing was an accident and is under investigation. Share. Share on Facebook · Share ...and more »

Islamist terror groups in Nigeria are now using babies in suicide bombing attacks, say officials - The Independent

Islamist terror groups in Nigeria are now using female suicide bombers with babies to avoid detection before carrying out their attacks, officials have warned. Two women carrying babies blew themselves up in the town of Madagali on 13 January, killing ...and more »

Nigeria air strike dead 'rises to 115' in Rann - BBC News

The number of people mistakenly killed last week in an air attack on a camp for those who have fled conflict in north-east Nigeria has been revised to 115, an official has told the BBC. Camp residents and aid workers were among those killed when the ...and more »