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World - Africa
5/21/2024 2:41:43 PM
Hundreds of hostages, mostly children and women, who were held captive for months or years by Boko Haram extremists in northeastern Nigeria have been rescued from a forest enclave and handed over to authorities, the army said.

World - Africa
7/2/2023 10:35:12 PM
Five people have been killed and 11 others injured after suspected jihadists fired a rocket-propelled grenade at a town in northeast Nigeria's Borno state, two anti-jihadist militia commanders told AFP on Sunday.

World - Africa
6/28/2023 5:19:38 PM
The United Nations said Wednesday it was "ringing the alarm" on the humanitarian situation in conflict-wracked northeast Nigeria, with surging numbers of people needing help.

World - Africa
6/17/2023 10:17:37 AM
Suspected Boko Haram jihadists have killed 11 farmers in northeast Nigeria, the latest attacks in the conflict-wracked region, local militias told AFP on Friday.

World - Africa
12/26/2022 1:48:38 PM
Boko Haram jihadists killed 17 herders and stole their cattle following clashes in the troubled northeastern Nigerian state of Borno, self-defence militia told AFP Monday.

World - Africa
11/20/2022 3:59:31 PM
Jihadists have attacked an army base and a town in northeast Nigeria killing soldiers and civilians, security sources and residents said Sunday in the latest violence to rock the region.

World - Africa
6/18/2022 8:46:18 PM
Gunmen suspected to be linked to the Islamic State on Saturday killed 10 people in the latest spate of violence in northeast Nigeria's Borno state, militia sources told AFP.

World - Africa
5/13/2022 5:26:16 PM
Iza Ali's five children are still waiting to eat at 3 p.m. It's not the first day that the family has gone without food since they fled extremist violence in northeast Nigeria six years ago.

World - Africa
4/23/2022 8:11:59 PM
Explosives planted at a bar in northeast Nigeria injured 11 people, police said Saturday, the second attack in days targeting drinking spots in Taraba state and claimed by affiliates of the Islamic State group.

World - Africa
3/2/2021 4:06:56 PM
The United Nations on Tuesday said an attack on the northeast Nigerian town of Dikwa by the suspected Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP) had ' directly targeted' aid facilities

World - Africa
1/16/2021 5:31:58 PM
Jihadists aligned with the Islamic State militant group have captured a military base in northeast Nigeria's Borno state after overnight clashes with troops, sources told AFP

World - Africa
11/29/2020 6:35:37 PM
'At least 110 civilians were ruthlessly killed and many others were wounded in this attack,' Edward Kallon said in a statement

Egypt - Politics
11/29/2020 3:49:57 PM
Over 40 farmers were killed and six others were injured in rice fields near the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri on Saturday morning

World - Africa
11/28/2020 7:01:00 PM
Boko Haram and Islamic State West Africa Province are both active in northeast Nigeria, where insurgency has reigned for a decade

World - Africa
11/25/2020 6:10:45 PM
Chad, along with Niger and Cameroon, is struggling with a jihadist campaign that Boko Haram launched in northeastern Nigeria in 2009 and then took into the wider Lake Chad region.

World - Region
9/5/2020 9:08:33 AM
The people of Congo, Yemen, northeast Nigeria and South Sudan are again facing the specter of heightened food insecurity and potentially famine, said Guterres

World - Africa
8/29/2020 6:06:48 PM

World - Africa
8/19/2020 8:19:24 PM

World - Africa
7/5/2020 10:15:41 AM

World - Africa
6/21/2020 6:53:03 PM

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