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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 […]

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At least 110 civilians have been ruthlessly killed in one of Nigeria’s WORST attacks

Attackers have killed dozens of farmers working in rice fields in northeastern Nigeria, authorities said. The attackers tied up the agricultural workers and slit their throats in the village of Koshobe, near Maiduguri, the capital of Borno state. “At least 110 civilians were ruthlessly killed and many others were wounded in this attack,” Edward Kallon […]