At least 25 people have been killed, following attack by suspected Boko Haram militants on three villages, in northeastern Nigeria.
At least 19 Boko Haram militants, and two Chadian soldiers, have been killed in fighting, following an attack on a village in Chad.
As many as 400 people, all believed to have been women and children, have been kidnapped by Boko Haram militants from the northern Nigerian town of Damasak.
At least 12 have been killed in a raid on a town in the Borno State of Nigeria, after Boko Haram militants attacked the village of Ngamdu.
At least 15 soldiers from Chad and Niger have been killed in fighting with Boko Haram, as a joint regional offensive reclaimed several towns from the Nigerian terrorist group.
Two explosions have hit a busy marketplace in the northeastern city of Maiduguri, in Nigeria, killing more than 60 people and injuring dozens more.