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Aug 10, 2018
17 Nigerian soldiers killed in latest Boko Haram attack on military base; government claims militant group has been 'decimated'On Wednesday evening, heavily armed Boko Haram jihadists in trucks stormed and looted weapons and vehicles from a military base in Garunda village in Borno State, the epicentre of the Islamist insurgency that has been raging for nine years.
Jul 19, 2018
Gangs raid northwest Nigeria: 30 persons killed, livestock stolen by armed bandits across 5 villagesArmed bandits raided 5 northwestern villages in Nigeria, killing 30 people and stealing their livestock
Jul 01, 2018
Four killed, another four injured in Boko Haram attack in Nigerian camp for displaced civiliansBoko Haram jihadists broke into a civilian camp in Nigeria's Kano. They killed four, injured four others and stole their supplies
Jun 23, 2018
Five people killed, six injured in Boko Haram suicide attack in village in northeastern Nigeria, say residentsThe blast was followed by gunfire from Boko Haram jihadists lurking in the dark, said Mustapha Muhammad, a civilian militia leader in the area.
Oct 08, 2017
Over 2,300 Boko Haram suspects to be tried behind closed doors in NigeriaMore than 2,300 suspected members of the jihadist group Boko Haram are expected to appear in court in Nigeria from Monday in unprecedented mass trials.
Aug 16, 2017
Nigeria: Suicide bombers kill 28, wound 82Kano: Three women suicide bombers blew themselves up at the entrance to a camp for displaced people in North East Nigeria, killing 28 people and wounding 82, local sources said.
Jul 24, 2017
Nigeria: Five Boko Haram militants arrested in Kano; police foils attack on markets, places of worshipPolice in Nigeria's Kano said they arrested five suspected Boko Haram militants after a gunfight, marking a flare-up of jihadist violence in the city.
Jun 24, 2017
After fears of Boko Haram attack, Nigerian intelligence thwarts plan targeting MuslimsNigeria's intelligence service on Saturday said it had thwarted a plan to target Muslims celebrating the end of Ramadan after fears that Boko Haram was planning a major attack.
Dec 11, 2015
Boko Haram raids Nigeria's Kamuya village, kills 14Fourteen people were killed, some of them decapitated, in a Boko Haram raid on a village in northeast Nigeria, a resident and a civilian vigilante assisting the military said on Friday.
Nov 23, 2015
Eight people killed in suicide bombing in Nigeria, says relief agencyEight people were killed on Sunday when a female suicide bomber detonated her explosives among women and children arriving in Nigeria's northeastern city of Maiduguri seeking to escape Boko Haram violence in the countryside.