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Boko Haram Left It in Ruins. Now, This Nigerian Town Is Making a Comeback - TIME

When Boko Haram insurgents rampaged through northeastern Nigeria in 2014 and 2015, they massacred tens of thousands of people, sent millions fleeing for their lives and burnt entire towns to the ground. Then, in attempting to eradicate the Islamist ...and more »

Boko Haram's Other Victims - TIME

Boko Haram kept Fatsuma's daughter Fatima for a year and a half before she escaped. Now that she has been reunited with her family in a camp for people displaced by Nigeria's war to defeat the Islamist insurgency, her mother says she doesn't trust her ...and more »

A week of bombings in the birthplace of Boko Haram - Irish Times

It was about 10.30pm when the first explosion sounded. Across Maiduguri, capital of northeast Nigeria's Borno State, residents strained to hear another boom. “There's always a second one,” one aid worker commented, looking into the sky expectantly ...and more »

Six Killed, Scores Wounded In Fresh Boko Haram Attack In Borno -

At least six civilians were killed and scores seriously injured when Islamist terrorist believed to be Boko Haram members attacked a community in the southern part of Borno State on Wednesday, sources from the besieged community have said. The ...and more »

They survived Boko Haram, now returnees are fighting hunger - CNN

Adamawa, Nigeria (CNN) In September 2014, Boko Haram attacked Bdagu -- a village in Adamawa state, northern Nigeria. Jafiya Nuhu, a 52-year-old commercial farmer, hid under maize cobs in his farm with his wife and two children as the insurgents raided ...and more »

680 Civilian JTF members died repelling Boko Haram attacks in Borno — Official - Daily Trust

A total of 680 members of the Civilian Joint Task Force (JTF) have died trying to repel Boko Haram terrorists attacks in Borno from 2012 to date, the groups Legal Officer, Mr Junril Gunda, has said. Gunda said in an interview with the News Agency of ...and more »

Boko Haram : Troops arrest notorious terrorist in Buni Gari - Pulse Nigeria

Brig.-Gen. Sani Usman, the Director Army Public Relations, made this known on Thursday in Maiduguri. Published: 29.06.2017 , Refreshed: 30.06.2017; Pulse News Agency Local by NAN. Print; eMail · A Nigerian soldier patrols in the town of Banki in ...and more »

Police deny abduction of female operatives by Boko Haram - The News

Contrary to the claim of Boko Haram terrorist group, the Police authorities said on Wednesday that there is no any police woman in the custody of the insurgent group. Abubakar Shekau, a factional leader of Boko Haram had in a video released on Monday ...and more »

Weak Boko Haram fights for dominance, boasts of latest abductions - africanews

Nigerian Islamist militant group Boko Haram has claimed responsibility for last week's ambush on a convoy at northeastern Nigerian town of Damboa heading for a funeral in Maiduguri. Extremist leader Abubakar Shekau, in a video released on Monday ...and more »

Our women not in Boko Haram custody —Police - Vanguard

ABUJA — THE Nigeria Police, yesterday, dismissed claims by Boko Haram terrorists that they were holding some policewoman in their custody. The police, through its Borno State command, insisted that contrary to claims by the terrorists group, non of ...and more »