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Nigeria says 50 Boko Haram fighters killed
Military claims fighters were killed in operation in Borno state following attack on civilians a day earlier.
Last updated: 06 Sep 2013 20:23 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
EU condemns 'horrific murder' in Nigeria
Foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton wants "terrorists" who killed 29 students and a teacher to be brought to justice.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2013 20:53 GMT
Nigeria military 'rescues' kidnapped group
Defence department says it rescued three women and six children captured by rebel group Boko Haram in country's north.
Last updated: 24 May 2013 18:24 GMT
Nigeria to free Boko Haram members
Military says it will release a number of Boko Haram members, including all women, in what it calls a peace bid.
Last updated: 21 May 2013 19:21 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
Nigerian army blockades Boko Haram base
Move comes amid major offensive in three northeastern states against group seeking to create Islamic state.
Last updated: 20 May 2013 10:53 GMT
Nigerian warplanes strike 'Boko Haram camps'
Troops shell rebel targets with jets and helicopters as offensive following declaration of state of emergency continues.
Last updated: 18 May 2013 12:15 GMT
Nigerian forces 'shell fighter camps'
At least 21 people killed in Borno state as army launches offensive against Boko Haram strongholds in the northeast.
Last updated: 17 May 2013 22:50 GMT
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