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Breaking News: 60 women, girls escape Boko Haram captivity: How politics complicates Nigeria's crisis
 
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Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2014-07-10 07:47:36 -0700 | disasters-news

About 60 women and girls reportedly kidnapped last month by Boko Haram insurgents from villages near Chibok in northeastern Nigeria have escaped from their captors, state officials and local vigilante sources said Sunday. Agence France-Presse reports that local vigilante leader...
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Breaking News: Boko Haram crisis escalates in Nigeria – half the town of Damboa is burnt down
 
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Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2014-07-21 14:17:10 -0700 | disasters-news

Nigeria is in the grips of Boko Haram militants who are doing whatever they want to do and the administration is unable to check their activities. In the latest incident, an unknown number of people are feared to have died...
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Breaking News: Sixty kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls escape from clutches of Boko Haram
 
Posted by: prabirghose

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2014-07-09 05:28:45 -0700 | humanitarian-news

With the escape of sixty more of the kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls from the clutches of Boko Haram, there are still another 150 girls still held captive because, 50 had already managed to flee earlier. It may be recalled that nearly...
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Breaking News: 8 killed in a bomb blast at Nigeria market
 
Posted by: sabdul

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2014-07-05 04:42:29 -0700 | obituaries-news

ON TUESDAY: At least eight peoples killed in a bomb blast hit a busy market in northeast Nigeria and troops announced the arrest of a businessman suspected of helping militants. According to witnesses, a suicide bomber carried out the explosion...
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Source: Reuters

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2014-07-20 13:18:47 -0700 | travel-news

Suspected Islamists raided the remote northeast Nigerian town of Damboa over the weekend, shooting dead more than 40 residents and burning down houses in a familiar pattern of killing that has forced tens of thousands to flee their homes this...
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Source: Fox

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2014-07-18 11:49:57 -0700 | travel-news

Nigeria   Survivors say Boko Haram gunmen invaded a northeastern Nigerian town just 85 kilometers (53 miles)from Maiduguri city before dawn, killing many villagers and setting homes ablaze. Residents of Damboa town called an AP reporter to say they were...
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Source: Fox

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2014-07-19 23:42:24 -0700 | travel-news

Nigeria   Boko Haram extremists have killed more than 100 people and hoisted their black and white flag over a town left undefended by Nigeria's military, just 53 miles from the northeastern state capital of Maiduguri, a civil defense spokesman...
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Breaking News: Nigerian extremists strike besieged town
 
Source: Toronto Star

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2014-07-19 08:23:56 -0700 | travel-news

The extremist group Boko Haram, seen in recent video released by the group, attacked the town of Damboa in northeastern Nigeria, according to survivors there. Haram gunmen killed many villagers and set homes ablaze in a northeastern Nigerian town just...
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Source: BBC

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2014-07-18 07:46:47 -0700 | travel-news

Many people are feared dead after suspected Boko Haram Islamist gunmen attacked the town of Damboa in north-eastern Nigeria. Eyewitnesses have told the BBC that half the town was burnt down, including the main market. One resident said the attack...
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Source: CNN

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2014-07-02 05:33:32 -0700 | political-news

At least 15 people were killed Tuesday in a suicide blast in the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri, the capital of Borno state, which has been bedeviled by the deadly Boko Haram insurgency, a witness and a paramedic said.
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Source: The New Zealand Herald

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2014-07-18 17:55:52 -0700 | travel-news

Nigeria (AP) Survivors say Boko Haram gunmen invaded a northeastern Nigerian town just 85 kilometers (53 miles)from Maiduguri city before dawn, killing many villagers and setting homes ablaze. Residents of Damboa town called an AP reporter to say they were...
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Source: Africa Headlines

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2014-07-17 05:17:48 -0700 | travel-news

The incident came a day after a similar attack in nearby Dille village which left 38 people dead. The attack on Huyim was only heard yesterday as all telecommunication masts in the area have been vandalized. Vigilante member, Musa Ado,...
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Source: Africa Headlines

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2014-07-07 02:25:00 -0700 | travel-news

Also two suicide bombers suspected to be member of dreaded Boko Haram sect in a golf saloon Volkswagen car laden with Improvised Explosive Device, IEDs rammed into a security checkpoints in Konduga Local Government Area of Borno state killing 5...
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Breaking News: Boko Haram execute 12 in northern Nigeria
 
Source: Sydney Morning Herald

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2014-07-27 04:35:12 -0700 | business-news

Boko Haram, which is seeking to install an extremist Islamic state in Nigeria, has recently stepped up attacks on remote villages in its northeast. Dozens of Boko Haram gunmen raided the town of Rann in Borno state on the border...
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Source: The Journal Gazette

Maiduguri :: Nigeria | updated 2014-07-02 03:37:55 -0700 | political-news

Nigeria A car bomb in a marketplace in Maiduguri, the northeast Nigerian city that is the birthplace of Boko Haram extremism, killed at least 56 people on Tuesday, the leader of a civilian group that recovered the bodies said. Sadiq...
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