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Feb 04, 2018
Nigerian Army claims complete victory over Boko Haram insurgents in northeastern partsThe Nigerian Army has completely defeated the Boko Haram insurgents in the restive northeast parts of the country, said Major General Rogers Nicholas, head of a military operation.
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.
May 18, 2016
Chibok girl held by Boko Haram rescued: Hope rises about fate of 218 captivesThe BringBackOurGirls group has mounted daily vigils in the capital since Boko Haram abducted the girls from Chibok two years ago.
Apr 21, 2016
Boko Haram kill 11 people in Nigeria; gunshots injure another six civiliansSuspected Boko Haram gunmen on horseback killed at least 11 people in northeast Nigeria this week, two civilian vigilantes assisting the military said on Thursday
Apr 30, 2015
About 160 more hostages rescued from Boko Haram stronghold: Nigerian armyNigerian troops have rescued about 160 more hostages from Boko Haram's Sambisa Forest stronghold in northeast Nigeria, the country's army told AFP on Thursday.
Dec 18, 2014
Boko Haram kills 32, kidnaps 185 people in NigeriaBoko Haram has kidnapped at least 185 people, including women and children, from a Nigerian village, carting the hostages away on trucks towards Sambisa Forest, a notorious rebel stronghold, two local officials and a vigilante leader said Thursday.