At least 65,000 people flee attacks on northeast Nigerian town: UN

At least 65,000 peopleĀ fled the north-eastern Nigerian town of Damasak following a series of attacks by an armed group, the United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR) said. Fighters from the so-called Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) stormed the town in Borno state three times in a week to strike a military garrison, burning homes and […]