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World Nov 21, 2018

Boko Haram attacks leave 53 dead in pre-election show of force

Boko Haram jihadis have killed 53 soldiers and farmers in three days of attacks in northeastern Nigeria, security sources said Tuesday, in a new show of force ahead of February elections in the West African country. Despite the government's insistence that Boko Haram is near ...

World Jul 13, 2018

Kidnapper of Chibok girls imprisoned for 20 years

A second man has been jailed for his part in the mass kidnapping of more than 200 schoolgirls in Chibok, northeast Nigeria, more than four years ago, the government said on Thursday. Banzana Yusuf, from the northern state of Kano, was sentenced to 20 years ...