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6 hrs ago | CFR.org
The Nigeria Security Network, a group of academics and think tankers, has issued a special report on the remarkable expansion of Boko Haram's control in the northeastern state of Borno.
11 hrs ago | Hindustan Times
Islamist Boko Haram insurgents have overrun much of a northeastern Nigerian town after hours of fighting that has killed scores and displaced thousands of residents, several security sources said on Tuesday.
11 hrs ago | The Daily Star
A girl and her father in an internally displaced persons camp that was set up for Nigerians fleeing the violence committed against them by Boko Haram militants, at Wurojuli, Gombe State September 1, 2014 MAIDUGURI, Nigeria: Islamist Boko Haram insurgents have overrun much of a northeastern Nigerian town after hours of fighting that has killed ... (more)
11 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz
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No fewer than 45 suspected members of Boko Haram sect have been killed in an encounter with military troops when the terrorists attempted to invade and take over Bama Local Government Area of Borno State.
IN a fashion that could only spell the absolute absence of fear and opposition, the Islamist terrorist group, Boko Haram, early Saturday invaded four Borno villages, including Jibwhiwhui, in over a dozen Toyota Hilux vans and motorcycles, killing 14 people and torching houses and shops.
When last weekend the leader of the Islamist group Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau, said Gwoza in Borno State had been declared an 'Islamic Caliphate', following its alleged capture, the military was quick to deny the claim.
Fresh indication has emerged that terrorists are currently employing new tricks to beat security checks.
Boko Haram has seized control of a Nigerian town after hundreds of soldiers stationed there reportedly fled across the border to Cameroon, a police source said.
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Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 01:03 pm
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