World Jan 17, 2019

Deadly Boko Haram attack in northeast Nigeria sends thousands fleeing

Thousands of people have fled a remote town in northeast Nigeria, Doctors Without Borders (MSF) said on Wednesday, after Boko Haram fighters attacked a military base and torched aid buildings. Monday's attack in Rann, in Borno state, has been blamed on the Islamic State West ...

World Sep 16, 2015

Nigeria says forces rescued women, children hostages of Boko Haram

Nigeria's army said Tuesday it had rescued at least a dozen kidnapped women and children held captive by the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram. In a statement military spokesman Col. Sani Kukasheka Usman said the group was rescued as the army cleared Boko Haram camps ...