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Nigeria Military Court Sentences 12 Soldiers to Death for Mutiny

By Staff Reporter A Nigerian military court sentenced 12 soldiers to death for staging a mutiny in the northeastern state of Borno where sec [...]

Boko Haram opens new front against Nigerian forces as Obasanjo’s son is shot in fighting

By Staff Reporter Civilians who fled their homes following an attack by Islamist militants in Bama, take refuge at a school in Maiduguri, Ni [...]

The Boko Haram menace

 A Siege of Fear By Staff Reporter  Boko Haram  A VOA Special Report Carnage and mayhem are part of the fabric of daily life in northern [...]

Boko Haram abducts 60 women, girls in northeast Nigeria

By Staff Reporter MAIDUGURI, June 24- Suspected Boko Haram militants have abducted more than 60 women and girls, some as young as three, in [...]

Boko Haram targets Nigerian World Cup viewers in latest blast

By Staff Reporter Viewers were watching Brazil v Mexico match on public screens No group has accepted or claimed responsibility yet but exp [...]

Boko Haram ‘kidnaps 20 more women’ from village near site of Chibok schoolgirl abduction

By Staff Reporter Militants believed to be from the Nigerian extremist group Boko Haram have kidnapped 20 women from a settlement near the t [...]

Nigeria kidnapped girls ‘shown’ in new Boko Haram video

By Staff Reporter The BBC’s John Simpson says the video, which shows more than 100 girls in hijabs, could be the first step in a negot [...]

Nigeria has a weak Commander-in-Chief.Boko Haram flourishes

By Staff Reporter With the country descending into chaos, President Goodluck Jonathan is running out of excuses and places to hide. Regardle [...]

Nigerian army surrounds Boko Haram hideouts to rescue abducted girls

By Staff Reporter  Nigeria’s military said it has tracked down and surrounded the location, where over 200 schoolgirls who were abducted [...]

Boko Haram abduct more than 100 schoolgirls in northeast Nigeria

By Staff Reporter Nigerian soldiers patrol in the north of Borno state close to a Islamist extremist group Boko Haram former camp Photo: Ge [...]

Boko Haram kill 97 in Borno

By Staff Reporter Twin car bombs kill 97 in Borno Nigeria military raid kills 20 President Jonathan has failed to curb Boko Haram insurgents [...]

As 110 killed in Borno,Nigeria, we ask-who is Boko Haram?

By Editor Who is Boko Haram?   Following reports that suspected Islamist militants (Boko Haram) have raided a Nigerian village ove [...]
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