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Nigerian forces target Boko Haram strongholds
Army begins operation against fighters as fighter jets and helicopter gunships deployed in country's northeast.
Last updated: 17 May 2013 01:34 GMT
Jailed Boko Haram rebels seek pardon
Al Jazeera gains exclusive access to captured fighters who ask Nigeria's government for amnesty.
Last updated: 03 May 2013 21:52 GMT
Obama's scramble for Africa
US military operations on the continent have accelerated far beyond the more limited actions of the Bush years.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2012 15:43 GMT
Nigerian president sacks chief of police
Goodluck Jonathan forces police chief and six deputies to retire, saying Boko Haram has infiltrated security services.
Last updated: 25 Jan 2012 18:51 GMT
Scores killed in Nigeria clashes
Days of battles between Boko Haram and security forces leaves more than 60 people dead near Maiduguri and Damaturu.
Last updated: 25 Dec 2011 02:18 GMT
Nigerian police station torched
Suspected members of Boko Haram have burned down a police station in the city of Maiduguri injuring four people.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2010 21:40 GMT
Nigeria to hold inquiry into unrest
Announcement of official hearing comes after days of deadly unrest in country's north.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2009 09:48 GMT
Call for probe into Nigeria killing
Rights group urges investigation into death of Boko Haram leader blamed for attacks.
Last updated: 01 Aug 2009 01:13 GMT
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