Agence France-Presse in Kano

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Boko Haram seizes 40 boys, men in northern Nigeria

Suspected Boko Haram militants kidnap 40 boys and young men in a remote village in northeast Nigeria’s Borno state on New Year’s Eve, residents who fled the isolated settlement say.

Suspected Boko Haram militants kidnap 40 boys and young men in a remote village in northeast Nigeria’s Borno state on New Year’s Eve, residents who fled the isolated settlement say.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
US urged to act after Boko Haram militants threaten to sell Nigeria schoolgirls as ‘slaves’

Calls for the United States to help find and free hundreds of schoolgirls kidnapped in Nigeria are mounting after Boko Haram claimed the abduction and threatened to sell the girls as “slaves”.

Calls for the United States to help find and free hundreds of schoolgirls kidnapped in Nigeria are mounting after Boko Haram claimed the abduction and threatened to sell the girls as “slaves”.

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20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
Nigeria student massacre leaves 26 dead

Gunmen massacred at least 26 people in a student housing area of northeast Nigeria, calling victims out by name before shooting them or slitting their throats, officials said.

Gunmen massacred at least 26 people in a student housing area of northeast Nigeria, calling victims out by name before shooting them or slitting their throats, officials said.

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