Nigerian Army officials have confirmed that they are fighting with Boko Haram militants in the city of Maiduguri, as the terrorist group attempts to capture the strategic city for the second time in a week.
At least 16 people are dead in the northeastern city of Maiduguri in Nigeria after a suicide bombing by a 10-year-old girl.
Boko Haram militants have almost entirely destroyed the major town of Baga, in northeastern Nigeria, with officials fearing as many as 2’000 people feared dead.
Suspected Boko Haram militants have killed dozens following a raid in the town of Shani, in Nigeria’s northeast Borno state.
Two explosions have hit a busy marketplace in the northeastern city of Maiduguri, in Nigeria, killing more than 60 people and injuring dozens more.
At least 50 people, mostly fishermen, have died following a deadly raid on a village in northeastern Nigeria by suspected Boko Haram fighters.
A deadly attack that has killed at least 20 people has been attributed to the Boko Haram terrorist organisation.
A raid by suspected Boko Haram gunmen has left many people in the northeastern town of Damboa feared dead. The attack has also left half the town burnt down according to eyewitnesses.