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KESQ Palm Springs
Kidnapped Americans, Canadians rescued in Nigeria, police sayto Kaduna and seven other states in northern Nigeria due to frequent instances
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 20 hours ago
to Kaduna and seven other states in northern Nigeria due to frequent instances of robbery and abduction along the Kaduna-Abuja highway. Kaduna is among nine states targeted by Boko Haram, a militant Islamist group based in northeast Nigeria, it sa... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Kidnapped Americans, Canadians rescued in Nigeria, police sayto Kaduna and seven other states in northern Nigeria due to frequent instances
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 20 hours ago
to Kaduna and seven other states in northern Nigeria due to frequent instances of robbery and abduction along the Kaduna-Abuja highway. Kaduna is among nine states targeted by Boko Haram, a militant Islamist group based in northeast Nigeria, it sa... Read more
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DW
Four US, Canadian captives freed in Nigeria |Freed Boko Haram hostages: 'The pain is still there''Unbelievable strength' Re
DW / Posted 22 hours ago
Freed Boko Haram hostages: 'The pain is still there''Unbelievable strength' Regina Musa recently returned from the US to teach psychology at Yola University. Now she is helping provide psychological care for the women and children in the camp. "The... Read more
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Breitbart
Gedrich: Sunlight on Africa Courtesy of President Trumpwith 15 such terror groups operating there. They include the notorious groups A
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with 15 such terror groups operating there. They include the notorious groups Al-Qaeda; Al-Shabaab; Ansar al-Sharia; Boko Haram; and the Islamic State. These groups gestate and gain sympathy in most areas where Islam flourishes. Notably,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Has Delivered More Than Half of His Electoral Promises - Shittufrom people who have stolen our commonwealth and so on. With regards to fighti
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
from people who have stolen our commonwealth and so on. With regards to fighting insurgency, a lot has been done. Today, Boko Haram has been degraded completely and in the Southsouth where we had Niger Delta militants, you will all agree that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Remembering Nigeria's Fallen Heroes Without Their FamiliesHalima (not real name) married Ali five years ago, she never knew his life, as
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Halima (not real name) married Ali five years ago, she never knew his life, as a soldier would be cut short by the Boko Haram insurgents. Today, with two kids and no husband, she is living in the past. "Oga, it has not been easy, Army dey... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sultan Indicts Govt, Security Agencies Over Herdsmen Killingsthe ongoing violence and attacks in northern Nigeria, whose targets have been C
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
the ongoing violence and attacks in northern Nigeria, whose targets have been Christian communities; notes that Boko Haram has attacked Muslim, Christian and other faiths indiscriminately; "Notes that the Nigerian military has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Atiku Mourns Victims of Maiduguri Blastbomb explosion in Maiduguri was reported to have been carried out by four femal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
bomb explosion in Maiduguri was reported to have been carried out by four female suicide bombers-a signature of Boko Haram bomb blast attacks in recent times. The former vice president noted that the Boko Haram sect is still a potent... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Cannot Run, Time Ran Out On Himheadline out of the herdsmen uncontrolled killings declaring, "Nigeria now has
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
headline out of the herdsmen uncontrolled killings declaring, "Nigeria now has a bigger internal security threat than Boko Haram." Quartz content came from a 2017 intelligence report on security situation in Nigeria by SB Morgen, which I also... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
95 Ex-Boko Haram Fighters Set for ReleaseNinety five ex-Boko Haram terrorists that have been rehabilitated under the Der
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Ninety five ex-Boko Haram terrorists that have been rehabilitated under the Deradicalisation, Rehabilitation and Reintegration (DRR) programme are now set to be reintegrated into the society. The Chief of Defence Staff, General Gabriel Olonisakin,... Read more
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The Chronicle
The onus of educationWhen I was fifteen, former family-friends encouraged my parents to send me off
The Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
When I was fifteen, former family-friends encouraged my parents to send me off to boarding school not far from where Boko Haram would soon-after abduct nearly three hundred girls. What is the point of her going to school, the family friends... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chibok Girls Changed By Shame, Stockholm Syndromeof captivity and shame at marrying militants might explain why some Chibok girl
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
of captivity and shame at marrying militants might explain why some Chibok girls have chosen not to return home from their Boko Haram ordeal, experts say. Their militant Islamist captors released a video on Monday showing some of the remaining... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Niger Delta Avengers Set to Strike, Renews Call for Restructuring Nigeriaat addressing our challenges. "While 1Billion Dollars from the excess crude ac
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
at addressing our challenges. "While 1Billion Dollars from the excess crude account is been released to fight a Boko Haram in the North; successive government acts blind to the very bold array of challenges our region from which this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Has Balance of U.S.$2.32 Billion in ECA As At Jan 15of the 36 state Governors to withdraw a whopping sum of $1Billion from the Exce
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
of the 36 state Governors to withdraw a whopping sum of $1Billion from the Excess Crude to fund an anti terror war against Boko Haram and other insecurity challenges. That decision had sparked outrage across the country, with many wondering how... Read more
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Boston Globe
Warming, Water Crisis, Then Unrest: How Iran Fits an Alarming Patterncities: Across the arid Sahel, young men unable to live off the land are on the
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
cities: Across the arid Sahel, young men unable to live off the land are on the move. And it can feed into insurgencies: Boko Haram stepped into this breach in Nigeria, Chad and Niger. Iran is the latest example of a country where a water... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Conflict, Violence, Protests - and An Absent PresidentThe ongoing Boko Haram conflict in the northeast, cycles of communal violence b
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The ongoing Boko Haram conflict in the northeast, cycles of communal violence between pastoralists and farmers, and separatist protests in the south defined Nigeria's human rights landscape in 2017. Notably absent for much of the year was President... Read more
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Breitbart
Reports: Teen Girls Kill Twelve in Nigerian Market Suicide Attacktargeting a market in the northeastern regional capital Maiduguri, killing at l
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
targeting a market in the northeastern regional capital Maiduguri, killing at least 12 and confirming fears that the Boko Haram jihadist group continues to have the ability to use child captives for terrorist activity. The newspaper... Read more
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The Hill
African immigration is America's gain, Africa's lossdrives by terrorist organizations. With financing from extremist sources in the
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
drives by terrorist organizations. With financing from extremist sources in the Middle East, groups such as al-Shabaab and Boko Haram prey on unemployed youths, exploiting their hopelessness to spread their brand of militant Islamism. Recognizing... Read more
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Swissinfo
Suspected Boko Haram attack in Niger kills at least four soldiersBy Moussa Aksar NIAMEY (Reuters) - Suspected Boko Haram fighters have killed a
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
By Moussa Aksar NIAMEY (Reuters) - Suspected Boko Haram fighters have killed at least four soldiers and a civilian in an attack on a military post in Niger's southeastern Diffa region, local officials and two security sources said on Thursday. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Southern, M-Belt Leaders Visit Benue, Insist On Restructuringare ineffective at addressing our challenges. "While $1 billion from the Exces
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are ineffective at addressing our challenges. "While $1 billion from the Excess Crude Account is being released to fight Boko Haram in the North, successive governments act blind to the very bold array of challenges in our region, from which this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Providing Much-Needed Care in Isolated EnclavesIn northern Nigeria, years of conflict between the military and armed oppositio
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
In northern Nigeria, years of conflict between the military and armed opposition groups known as Boko Haram have taken a heavy toll on the population. According to the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs more than 1.7... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Thousands of Displaced People Cut Off From Aid in Borno StateIn northern Nigeria, years of conflict between the military and the armed oppos
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
In northern Nigeria, years of conflict between the military and the armed opposition groups known as Boko Haram have taken a heavy toll on the population. According to the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, more than... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Senate Turns Heat On Buhari Over Killings By HerdsmenFederal Government's handling of the matter.Some of the lawmakers disclosed tha
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Federal Government's handling of the matter.Some of the lawmakers disclosed that the armed Fulani herdsmen were members of Boko Haram who had fled the North East. Senator Shuaibu Lau (PDP, Taraba North) raised a motion to draw the attention of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Again, Niger Delta Avengers Threatens Renewed Attacks On Oil Facilitiesown resources. NDA said that while $1 billion from the Excess Crude Account ha
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
own resources. NDA said that while $1 billion from the Excess Crude Account has been earmarked for release to fight the Boko Haram insurgency in the North-east, successive governments had ignored the challenges facing the Niger Delta from which... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Army Releases 244 Repentant Boko Haram InsurgentsThe Nigerian Army on Monday handed over 244 repentant Boko Haram insurgents rel
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Nigerian Army on Monday handed over 244 repentant Boko Haram insurgents released from detention to Borno Government. The Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj.-Gen. Rogers Nicholas, disclosed this while presenting the released detainees... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
At least 12 Killed in Suicide Bomb Attacks in Nigeriawere responsible for the blast. No group immediately claimed responsibility fo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
were responsible for the blast. No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attacks, but the militant group Boko Haram frequently carries out attacks in the Muna Garage area and also has been known to use young women and girls as... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
BUSINESS DIGEST ||the State Emergency Management Agency said a female bomber attacked the market
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
the State Emergency Management Agency said a female bomber attacked the market while the other attacker was male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attacked several times in the past few years by Boko Haram insur... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NAF Aircraft Destroys Boko Haram Vehicle Workshop,Kills ManyAbuja — THE Nigerian Air Force has said one of its Remotely Piloted Aircraft, R
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Abuja — THE Nigerian Air Force has said one of its Remotely Piloted Aircraft, RPA,successfully destroyed a Boko Haram vehicle workshop, killing many of the insurgents in the process at the Sambisa general area on Monday. The security service, in a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
12 Killed in Maiduguri Suicide BombingTeaching Hospital. The police commissioner called on the people to be vigilant
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Teaching Hospital. The police commissioner called on the people to be vigilant and report suspicious persons in their communities to security agencies. "People should be vigilant because Boko Haram insurgents have not surrendered,"... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Suicide blasts kill 10 in NE Nigeria: militia, residentthe attack,” said Ibrahim Liman, of the Civilian Joint Taskforce (CJTF), which
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
the attack,” said Ibrahim Liman, of the Civilian Joint Taskforce (CJTF), which assists the military with security against Boko Haram. Liman initially gave the death toll as three but he added: “Seven more bodies were brought in from the UMTH... Read more
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ABC News
New Boko Haram video claims to show Chibok girls: 'We are never coming back'A video released in Nigeria this week by Boko Haram purportedly shows some of t
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
A video released in Nigeria this week by Boko Haram purportedly shows some of the schoolgirls who were abducted from the town of Chibok nearly four years ago, vowing to stay with the militants and never return home. About a dozen girls and young... Read more
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Boston Globe
The sprint to negotiate Obama’s legacy in ‘The Final Year’a chord between the personal and the political, idealism and the ground game. W
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
a chord between the personal and the political, idealism and the ground game. We see her empathize with the mothers of the Boko Haram hostages in Nigeria, weep at a swearing-in ceremony for new citizens (Power emigrated to the US from Ireland at... Read more
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Aljazeera
Suicide bombing in Borno market causes multiple deathsmarked the first suicide bomb attack in Maiduguri in 2018. While no one has cl
Aljazeera / Posted 3 days ago
marked the first suicide bomb attack in Maiduguri in 2018. While no one has claimed responsibility for the attack, the Boko Haram group - which launched an armed campaign in the northeast almost a decade ago - has targeted Muna Garage in the... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Suicide blast in Nigeria leaves at least 10 dead, dozens injuredothers lost their lives," the statement added. Ibrahim was not able to confirm
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 3 days ago
others lost their lives," the statement added. Ibrahim was not able to confirm to CNN over the phone whether terror group Boko Haram is believed to be behind the attack. Maiduguri has previously been the site of attacks from female suicide... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Suicide blast in Nigeria leaves at least 10 dead, dozens injuredothers lost their lives," the statement added. Ibrahim was not able to confirm
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 3 days ago
others lost their lives," the statement added. Ibrahim was not able to confirm to CNN over the phone whether terror group Boko Haram is believed to be behind the attack. Maiduguri has previously been the site of attacks from female suicide... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Suicide blast in Nigeria leaves at least 10 dead, dozens injuredothers lost their lives," the statement added. Ibrahim was not able to confirm
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
others lost their lives," the statement added. Ibrahim was not able to confirm to CNN over the phone whether terror group Boko Haram is believed to be behind the attack. Maiduguri has previously been the site of attacks from female suicide... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Suicide attack at market in Nigeria's Maiduguri kills 12was male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attac
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
was male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attacked several times in the past few years by Boko Haram insurgents. Maiduguri, the capital of Borno state, has been a refuge for thousands of people displaced by the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
12 killed in double suicide bombing at Maiduguriwas male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attac
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
was male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attacked several times in the past few years by Boko Haram insurgents. Boko Haram, which was formed in Maiduguri, has killed more than 20,000 people in its nine-year... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
12 killed in double suicide bombing at Maiduguri marketwas male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attac
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
was male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attacked several times in the past few years by Boko Haram insurgents. Boko Haram, which was formed in Maiduguri, has killed more than 20,000 people in its nine-year... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Suicide attack at market in Nigeria's Maiduguri kills 12was male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attac
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
was male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attacked several times in the past few years by Boko Haram insurgents. Maiduguri, the capital of Borno state, has been a refuge for thousands of people displaced by the... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
12 killed in double suicide bombing at Maiduguri marketwas male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attac
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 3 days ago
was male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attacked several times in the past few years by Boko Haram insurgents. Boko Haram, which was formed in Maiduguri, has killed more than 20,000 people in its nine-year... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
12 killed in double suicide bombing at Maiduguri marketwas male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attac
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
was male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attacked several times in the past few years by Boko Haram insurgents. Boko Haram, which was formed in Maiduguri, has killed more than 20,000 people in its nine-year... Read more
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North Wales Pioneer
12 killed in double suicide bombing at Maiduguri marketwas male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attac
North Wales Pioneer / Posted 3 days ago
was male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attacked several times in the past few years by Boko Haram insurgents. Boko Haram, which was formed in Maiduguri, has killed more than 20,000 people in its nine-year... Read more
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The North Wales Chronicle
12 killed in double suicide bombing at Maiduguri marketwas male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attac
The North Wales Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
was male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attacked several times in the past few years by Boko Haram insurgents. Boko Haram, which was formed in Maiduguri, has killed more than 20,000 people in its nine-year... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
12 killed in double suicide bombing at Maiduguri marketwas male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attac
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
was male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attacked several times in the past few years by Boko Haram insurgents. Boko Haram, which was formed in Maiduguri, has killed more than 20,000 people in its nine-year... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Suicide attack at market in Nigeria's Maiduguri kills 12was male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attac
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 3 days ago
was male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attacked several times in the past few years by Boko Haram insurgents. Maiduguri, the capital of Borno state, has been a refuge for thousands of people displaced by the... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Suicide attack at market in Nigeria's Maiduguri kills 12was male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attac
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 3 days ago
was male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attacked several times in the past few years by Boko Haram insurgents. Maiduguri, the capital of Borno state, has been a refuge for thousands of people displaced by the... Read more
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Denbighshire Free Press
12 killed in double suicide bombing at Maiduguri marketwas male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attac
Denbighshire Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
was male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attacked several times in the past few years by Boko Haram insurgents. Boko Haram, which was formed in Maiduguri, has killed more than 20,000 people in its nine-year... Read more
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Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal
12 killed in double suicide bombing at Maiduguri marketwas male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attac
Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal / Posted 3 days ago
was male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attacked several times in the past few years by Boko Haram insurgents. Boko Haram, which was formed in Maiduguri, has killed more than 20,000 people in its nine-year... Read more
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Oxford Mail
12 killed in double suicide bombing at Maiduguri marketwas male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attac
Oxford Mail / Posted 3 days ago
was male. Muna Garage, the site of a camp for displaced people, has been attacked several times in the past few years by Boko Haram insurgents. Boko Haram, which was formed in Maiduguri, has killed more than 20,000 people in its nine-year... Read more
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