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Boko Haram kills civilians at roadblock
Armed group shoots 19 people, including truck drivers, in northeast Nigeria near border with Cameroon, residents say.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2013 01:35 GMT
Nigeria urged to probe 'custody killings'
Amnesty International says nearly 1,000 people with suspected Boko Haram links have died in military detention centres.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2013 09:07 GMT
The rise of Nigeria's Boko Haram
An in-depth look at the shadowy group as violence continues to wrack the West African country's northeast.
Yvonne Ndege and Azad Essa
Last updated: 30 Sep 2013 19:10 GMT
Many killed in Nigerian attacks
Gunmen carry out attacks aimed at police in city of Gombe, and target worshippers at mosque in Kano, killing 19.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2012 10:39 GMT
Multiple blasts hit Nigeria's Gombe town
The Islamist sect Boko Harem are reportedly behind the explosions and gunfire, amid a surge in religious violence.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2012 00:18 GMT
Suspected bomber hits Nigerian military base
Assailant the only casualty in failed Kaduna attack, military says, as violence continues to plague the country's north.
Last updated: 07 Feb 2012 21:10 GMT
Explosion rocks military base in Nigeria
Blast in Kaduna comes just hours after reported killing of eight suspected Boko Haram members in another northern city.
Last updated: 07 Feb 2012 16:45 GMT
Police station attacked in Nigeria's Kano
City was the scene of the deadliest attack by the Islamist Boko Haram, in which 186 people were killed last month.
Last updated: 07 Feb 2012 10:36 GMT
Nigerian sect storms police station in Kano
Northern state shaken by more than hour of gun battles after suspected armed members of Boko Haram attack police.
Last updated: 28 Jan 2012 13:07 GMT
Death toll rises in Nigeria's Kano blasts
Medical sources say co-ordinated bombings and gunfire in country's second-largest city left at least 178 people dead.
Last updated: 22 Jan 2012 16:04 GMT
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