Boko Haram insurgents kill at 16 soldiers at military post in southern Niger

Boko Haram insurgents attacked a military post in southern Niger, killing 16 soldiers and wounding nine more, the defence ministry has said. About 50 attackers from the group were killed in the resulting combat in the West African country‚Äôs Diffa region and significant quantities of weapons were recovered, the ministry said in a statement on […]