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'Hundreds' taken from Nigeria school
Parents tell state governor number of abducted students totals 234 - far higher than official estimates.
Last updated: 21 Apr 2014 15:23 GMT
Confusion over missing Nigeria schoolgirls
School principal denies army statements that most of the girls kidnapped from her school by gunmen have been freed.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2014 18:53 GMT
Attack on Nigeria town leaves scores dead
More than 1,500 buildings razed and some 400 vehicles destroyed in the latest assault by armed groups in the northeast.
Last updated: 21 Feb 2014 11:06 GMT
Dozens reported killed in attack in Nigeria
Boko Haram blamed for raid involving shooting, burning to death of people and trashing of ruler's palace in Borno state.
Last updated: 20 Feb 2014 04:26 GMT
Boko Haram 'stronger than Nigerian army'
Rebels are better armed that government forces, says governor of region where 100 people were killed in a recent attack.
Last updated: 17 Feb 2014 20:28 GMT
Boko Haram raid kills dozens in Nigeria
Witnesses said attackers in military camouflage opened fire on villagers in Konduga, in Borno, and set houses ablaze.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2014 23:41 GMT
Deaths reported in Nigeria shootout
Witnesses dispute official account of clash with Boko Haram fighters, just days after deadly attack by group in Borno.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2013 08:27 GMT
Scores 'killed' in Boko Haram raid in Nigeria
Officials say attack in country's northeast by fighters disguised in army uniforms left 87 people dead.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2013 06:35 GMT
Blasts rock town in Nigeria's northeast
Up to 11 people killed in multiple blasts blamed on the Muslim group known as Boko Haram.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2011 00:03 GMT
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