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Borno Eid suicide attack death toll rises to 43

Deadly weekend attacks by suspected Boko Haram jihadists using young girls as suicide bombers killed 43 people in northeastern Nigeria, officials said Monday, updating the toll. Blasts ripped through the town of Damboa in Borno state on Saturday evening targeting

Military Repels Boko Haram Attack In Adamawa

  The military and members of the vigilante group in Adamawa have repelled an attack by Boko Haram on Kaya village in Madagali Local Government Area of the state. Boko Haram terrorists attacked the community at about 9:00 pm on

One Killed, Four Injured In Fresh Borno Suicide Attack

  One person has been killed following a suicide bombing attack that occurred in Borno State in the early hours of today (Monday). The Borno State Police Command confirmed this to Channels Television, adding that four others were also injured.

Kaduna Attack: Residents, Police Give Conflicting Figures Of Victims

  Some resident have gone missing following a fresh attack which occurred along the Birnin-Gwari road in Kaduna State on Friday. While the number of victims has remained unclear, eye-witnesses in the community say one person was killed while 25

Two Killed As Gunmen Attack Niger Jail, Free Prisoners

File photo of a prison in Nigeria   The Nigeria Prisons Service has confirmed a jailbreak at Minna Medium Security Prison. The spokesperson of the prison service in Niger State, Rabiu Shuaibu, said the incident occurred on Sunday night at

15 Die In Fresh Zamfara Attack – Police

File photo   Fifteen people were killed on Saturday after gunmen invaded Zakuna village in Anka Local Government area of Zamfara State. Public Relations Officer of the Zamfara State Police Command, DSP Muhammad Shehu, told Channels Television that at least

Two Killed, Seven Injured In Borno Suicide Bomb Attack

  Two female suicide bombers suspected to be Boko Haram terrorists have killed at least two persons and injured seven others after an attack in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. The Commissioner of Police in Borno State, Damian Chukwu, told

Seven die in fresh Zamfara attack

The Zamfara State Police Command has confirmed the death of seven persons in a fresh attack by gunmen of Gidan-Labbo village in Gidan-Goga district of Maradun Local Government Area of the state. The Public Relations Officer of the Command, DSP

Civilians Foil Suicide Bomb Attack In Yobe Mosque

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Police Confirm Five Killed After Adamawa Village Attack

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Seven Killed, Five Injured In Fresh Kaduna Attack

  At least seven people have been killed and five others injured following a fresh attack by armed bandits in three communities in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna state, in Nigeria’s North West region. The latest attack comes

Macron Says ‘France Once Again Pays Price Of Blood’ After Paris Attack

File: French President Emmanuel Macron speaks during a meeting with EU and African leaders to discuss how to ease the European Union’s migrant crisis, at the Elysee Palace in Paris, on August 28, 2017.IMAGE:LUDOVIC MARIN / AFP   President Emmanuel

Two Teenagers Killed In Failed Borno Suicide Attack

The scene of the attack in Maiduguri, Borno State   Two female suicide bombers were killed on Wednesday morning while attempting to attack a mosque in Borno State, North-east Nigeria. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Damian Chukwu,

El-Rufai Visits Families Of Kaduna Attack Victims

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