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May 14, 2017
Italian coastguard rescue 480 migrants from Mediterranean, recover seven bodiesRome: Over 480 asylum seekers and refugees were rescued in the Mediterranean on Saturday as they attempted the perilous crossing from north Africa, with seven bodies also recovered, Italy's coastguard said. Some 484 migrants were plucked from dinghies in four operations involving coastguard boats, an Italian navy ship, the German NGO Sea Eye and the OHIO mercantile ship.
May 08, 2017
Nigeria presidency releases names of 82 freed Chibok girlsNigeria's presidency released the names of the 82 Chibok schoolgirls newly freed from Boko Haram extremists which parents anxiously scoured to see if their daughters were released three years after their capture.
May 07, 2017
At least 80 Chibok girls released from Boko Haram after three yearsScores of Nigerian schoolgirls who were among more than 200 kidnapped by Boko Haram in 2014 have been released, multiple sources told AFP on Saturday, with unconfirmed reports that at least 80 have been freed.
May 07, 2017
Chibok missing schoolgirls : A timeline of events after the Boko Haram abductionFollowing is a timeline of events since the Boko Haram jihadist group abducted more than 200 schoolgirls in the remote town of Chibok in northeastern Nigeria in 2014.
May 06, 2017
US, UK say Boko Haram wants to kidnap foreigners in NigeriaAbuja: The United States and British governments are warning that the Boko Haram extremist group is actively planning to kidnap foreigners in northeast Nigeria.
Apr 23, 2017
Boko Haram increasingly using children in suicide attacks, says UNICEF reportThe abduction of 276 Chibok girls by Boko Haram in Nigeria three years ago marked a defining feature in the conflict in the Lake Chad region which has since witnessed an increasing use of children in so-called 'suicide' attacks, says a UNICEF report.
Apr 17, 2017
Triple Talaq row: Social boycott as punishment is juvenile; AIMPLB scholars must accept change and follow QuranThe AIMPLB should understand that whatever stand Hazrat Umar or a jurist like Imam Abu Hanifa may take, God did not accept fait accompali as giving legitimacy to a vile act like triple talaq.
Apr 10, 2017
Boko Haram kills eight, abducts women in Northeast NigeriaBoko Haram's eight-year insurrection in northeast Nigeria, especially in Borno state, has left over 20,000 people dead and displaced 2.6 million.
Jan 18, 2017
Nigerian air force kills 52 in strike on refugee campNigeria's air force killed at least 52 people and injured 120 in an air strike on a refugee camp in the country's northeast on Tuesday, a spokesman from Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said after the military earlier disclosed the strike was meant to target Boko Haram militants
Dec 29, 2016
Boko Haram leader rubbishes Nigerian president's claims, says group safe, not crushedBoko Haram, which last year pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group, has been in the grip of a power struggle.