Smouldering ashes and charred items are seen on the ground after an attack by Boko Haram fighters in northeast Nigeria. Photo: AFP

22,000 missing in Nigeria because of Boko Haram, Red Cross says

  • The jihadist uprising which started in 2009 has killed more than 27,000 people, displaced some 2 million, and spilled over into neighbouring countries
  • Some 60 per cent of those missing are children, meaning that thousands of parents do not know where their children are or even if they are alive
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Smouldering ashes and charred items are seen on the ground after an attack by Boko Haram fighters in northeast Nigeria. Photo: AFP
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