Nigerian Leader: Forces Ready Soon to Take on Boko Haram
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Nigerian Leader: Forces Ready Soon to Take on Boko Haram

MATTHEW PENNINGTON, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari said Tuesday a multinational…

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Nigeria Fires Defense Chiefs as Boko Haram Attacks Intensify
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Nigeria Fires Defense Chiefs as Boko Haram Attacks Intensify

Paul Wallace and Yinka Ibukun, BLOOMBERG   LAGOS, Nigeria (Bloomberg) — Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari…

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30 Killed in Northeast Nigeria by 2 Girl Suicide Bombers
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30 Killed in Northeast Nigeria by 2 Girl Suicide Bombers

Haruna Umar, ASSOCIATED PRESS   BAUCHI, Nigeria (AP) — Two girls blew themselves up on…

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Boko Haram Crisis: US to Fund Nigeria-Led Force
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Boko Haram Crisis: US to Fund Nigeria-Led Force

(BBC) – The US says it will give $5m (£3.2m) towards a multi-national task force…

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Minister: Suicide Bombers Kill 23 in Attacks on Chad Capital
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Minister: Suicide Bombers Kill 23 in Attacks on Chad Capital

Dany Padire, ASSOCIATED PRESS     N’DJAMENA, Chad (AP) — Suicide bombers on motorcycles simultaneously…

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Boko Haram Attack on Northern Nigerian City Kills 20
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Boko Haram Attack on Northern Nigerian City Kills 20

HARUNA UMAR, Associated Press MICHELLE FAUL, Associated Press MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — Boko Haram once…

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Nigeria’s Maiduguri Under Curfew After Boko Haram Attack
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Nigeria’s Maiduguri Under Curfew After Boko Haram Attack

  MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (BBC) — Streets are deserted with markets, schools and hospitals shut in…

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Extremists Rampage in Northeast Nigeria, No Troops Fighting
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Extremists Rampage in Northeast Nigeria, No Troops Fighting

IBRAHIM ABDULAZIZ, Associated Press HARUNA UMAR, Associated Press YOLA, Nigeria (AP) — Islamic extremists are…

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Boko Haram ‘Leader Abubakar Shekau’ Claims Baga Raid
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Boko Haram ‘Leader Abubakar Shekau’ Claims Baga Raid

(BBC) – A man purporting to be the leader of the Boko Haram Islamist group…

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Calls for a Stronger Pan-African Movement to Deal with Boko Haram
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Calls for a Stronger Pan-African Movement to Deal with Boko Haram

  by Saeed Shabazz Special to the NNPA from the New York Amsterdam News Nigerian…

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