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Can Nigerian youth destroy Boko Haram's caliphate?
Youth from local communities have been mobilising against the onslaught of Boko Haram in northern Nigeria.
Daniel E Agbiboa
Last updated: 31 Aug 2014 14:21 GMT
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
Nigeria rejects Boko Haram 'caliphate' claim
Military rejects armed group's claim that it recently established an "Islamic caliphate" in northeastern town of Gwoza.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2014 17:40 GMT
Boko Haram and defining the 'al-Qaeda network'
The presence of a British-born man in Boko Haram's ranks proves that the group's appeal is not confined to Nigeria.
Last updated: 06 Jun 2014 11:58 GMT
Nigeria: Life for schoolgirls in the north
Amid Boko Haram attacks that have killed hundreds, northern Nigeria schoolgirls struggle for education against all odds.
Last updated: 15 May 2014 13:38 GMT
Nigeria 'ready for dialogue' with Boko Haram
Minister says government willing to negotiate with group on any issue, including the release of abducted schoolgirls.
Last updated: 14 May 2014 09:18 GMT
US in aerial search for Nigeria schoolgirls
US flying "manned" missions over Nigeria to track down more than 200 girls abducted by Boko Haram, Pentagon says.
Last updated: 13 May 2014 08:30 GMT
Boko Haram video claims to show missing girls
Video obtained by AFP news agency says girls will not be released until all Boko Haram prisoners in Nigeria are freed.
Last updated: 12 May 2014 15:36 GMT
Nigeria's president vows to defeat Boko Haram
Jonathan tells world leaders his country will win "war on terror" despite deadly attack and kidnapping of schoolgirls.
Last updated: 09 May 2014 05:14 GMT
Boko Haram attack kills hundreds in Nigeria
Officials estimate the death toll at 300 in town left unguarded during attempts to rescue missing schoolgirls.
Last updated: 08 May 2014 06:28 GMT
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