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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
Police post reward for missing Nigerian girls
Authorities offer $300,000 to anyone who can provide information on the whereabouts of more than 200 kidnapped girls.
Last updated: 07 May 2014 15:38 GMT
US joins search for abducted Nigerian girls
Military and law enforcement experts sent to Nigeria to help find nearly 300 girls and women abducted by Boko Haram.
Last updated: 07 May 2014 10:08 GMT
US officials fear for abducted Nigerian girls
US says some of the 276 kidnapped schoolgirls may have been smuggled into bordering countries, complicating search.
Last updated: 06 May 2014 08:27 GMT
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