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Nigerian teachers targeted in deadly attack
At least eight people killed by suspected Boko Haram fighters in northeastern city of Maiduguri, witnesses and army say.
Last updated: 01 Aug 2013 21:00 GMT
Freed Nigerian hostages tell of ordeal
Women held by Boko Haram speak out after thousands of Nigerian troops took part in resuce operation.
Last updated: 26 May 2013 10:37 GMT
Nigeria eases curfew in northeast
Round-the-clock curfew in Maiduguri relaxed as military claims gains in battle against Boko Haram fighters.
Last updated: 21 May 2013 12:59 GMT
'Dozens dead' in Nigeria religious violence
At least 39 dead in fighting between Christian and Muslim groups in Taraba state during funeral procession, police say.
Last updated: 04 May 2013 19:55 GMT
Death toll unclear after Nigeria gun battle
Conflicting reports put deaths as high as 200, or as low as 37, after clash between army and Boko Haram.
Last updated: 28 Apr 2013 18:08 GMT
EU countries confirm Nigeria captives' deaths
Britain, Italy, Greece say available information suggests the killings of their nationals by Nigerian group Ansaru.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2013 16:30 GMT
Foreign captives 'killed' in Nigeria
Seven hostages reportedly executed by captors, while Nigerian troops kill Boko Haram suspects in separate operation.
Last updated: 09 Mar 2013 22:56 GMT
Nigeria in 'manhunt' for French hostages
Security forces undertaking massive operation in country's north to track down hostages kidnapped in Cameroon.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2013 21:14 GMT
Deadly blast in Boko Haram stronghold
Nigerian army says three killed, including bomber, when improvised explosive device went off in town of Maiduguri.
Last updated: 20 Feb 2013 21:32 GMT
Boko Haram 'commander' declares ceasefire
Purported member of armed group says truce reached after meetings with government, but public scepticism remains high.
Last updated: 29 Jan 2013 12:51 GMT
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