Gambo Isah said police were combing the bushes for the bodies of the assailants.
08 Jul 2019 5:00 PM
Three bombers detonated their explosives outside a hall in Konduga, 38 kilometres (24 miles) from the Borno state capital Maiduguri.
17 Jun 2019 2:49 PM
The jihadists attacked an army position overnight Thursday in Kamuya.
20 Jan 2019 11:47 AM
Following suicide bombings, jihadists fired rocket-propelled grenades into crowds gathered at scene of attacks, increasing casualties.
17 Jun 2018 6:10 PM
The suspected Boko Haram attack took place late Friday in the northeast Borno state capital of Maiduguri.
01 Apr 2018 1:13 PM
Parents in Dapchi, in Yobe state, said had they set up a support group after Monday’s raid.
24 Feb 2018 5:27 PM
There was no immediate claim of responsibility, but the attack bears the hallmark of Boko Haram, which typically attacks public places.
21 Nov 2017 4:22 PM
Sporadic attacks have claimed at least 20,000 lives, made more than 2.6 million homeless since 2009.
26 Oct 2017 2:59 PM
Ibrahim Liman, the head of a local anti-jihadist militia force, confirmed the details of the attack.
16 Aug 2017 4:44 PM
When asked why she does not want to go home, Maida said her family lived in the town of unbelief and they should accept Islam.
14 May 2017 8:25 AM
Last week, 82 schoolgirls who were kidnapped 3-years-ago, were released after negotiations between the terrorist group and the government.
13 May 2017 12:52 PM
The police said that this was the latest violence linked to grazing rights disputes.
21 Mar 2017 8:09 PM
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17 Nov 2015 12:29 PM
A Nigerian archbishop call-ed on Monday for the same international support to tackle Boko Haram as France has received since it was hit by Islamist attacks last week.
13 Jan 2015 5:55 AM
Nigeria’s military has called for support in tackling Boko Haram after a major attack on a key northeast town that is feared could be the worst in the bloody six-year insurgency.
12 Jan 2015 2:43 AM