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MAIDUGURI, Nigeria At least 65 people were killed on Saturday during an attack by Islamist militant group Boko Haram near Nigeria's northeastern city of Maiduguri, a Reuters reporter said after counting bodies at a hospital morgue.

A Nigerian military spokesman, Colonel Mustapha Ankas, said that Boko Haram militants attacked the community of Dalori, about 5 km east of Maiduguri, on Saturday evening.


(Reporting By Lanre Ola, Writing by Julia Payne)

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First Published On : Jan 31, 2016 20:30 IST

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