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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.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM

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.

Boko Haram seizes 40 boys, men in northern Nigeria
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”.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM

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”.

US urged to act after Boko Haram militants threaten to sell Nigeria schoolgirls as ‘slaves’
Outrage grows two weeks after Nigeria schoolgirls kidnapped
Boko Haram chief threatens attacks in Nigeria’s oil region
Two Chinese engineers shot dead in Nigeria
Attackers kill 15 at Nigerian church
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.

3 Oct 2012 - 10:57AM

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.

Nigeria student massacre leaves 26 dead
Nigeria military in Boko Haram crackdown
Gunmen kill two Chinese workers in Nigeria
Nigeria's battle with Boko Haram Islamist group leaves more dead
Blasts in Nigerian city of Kano kill six