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Boko Haram seizes town after soldiers 'flee'
Group take over border town Ashigashya after hundreds of Nigerian soldiers fled to Cameroon, a police source said.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2014 19:16 GMT
Deadly raid by Boko Haram on Nigeria base
At least 31 security personnel killed in attack on army base in northeast town of Buni Yadi, witnesses say.
Last updated: 28 May 2014 01:03 GMT
Nigeria: Turning the tide of violence?
We ask whether vigilante groups should help fight Boko Haram or whether their involvement will escalate the conflict.
Last updated: 02 Sep 2013 11:22 GMT
Nigeria claims Boko Haram chief may be dead
Army claims the "most dreaded and wanted" leader may have died after being shot in a battle in the last few weeks.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2013 02:46 GMT
Boko Haram denies losing Nigeria battle
Video statement by leader insists group remains strong despite military offensive and urges others to join "Holy War".
Last updated: 30 May 2013 09:36 GMT
Nigeria army 'kills 20 Boko Haram members'
Nigerian military confirms a raid on the group's hideout in the Gwaidamgari area of Maiduguri.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2012 01:01 GMT
Nigeria 'arrests senior Boko Haram official'
Suleiman Mohammed, described as group's head of operations, held in Kano with wife and children, military officials say.
Last updated: 12 May 2012 14:54 GMT
Niger Delta rebel camp busted
Fifty-one rebels, believed to be behind kidnapping of 19 people, have been arrested after a shootout with military.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2010 16:01 GMT
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Rehabilitating South Africa's ex-prisoners
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