Boko Haram victims tell stories of horror | News | Al Jazeera

Boko Haram victims tell stories of horror

Hundreds of thousands of Nigerians have been affected by group that gained global notoriety over abductions of girls.

    The kidnapping of more than 270 schoolgirls by Boko Haram has captured international attention. 

    But hundreds of thousands of others been affected by attacks carried out by the armed group. Living in ca,ps, some of those displaced by the violence say the government is not doing enough to protect them. 

    Al Jazeera's Ahmed Idris reports from Adamawa state, where some of the group's victims told their personal ordeals.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    What obstacles do young women in technology have to overcome to achieve their dreams? Play this retro game to find out.

    America's Guns: Secret Pipeline to Syria

    America's Guns: Secret Pipeline to Syria

    How has the international arms trade exacerbated conflict in the Middle East? People and Power investigates.

    I remember the day … I designed the Nigerian flag

    I remember the day … I designed the Nigerian flag

    In 1959, a year before Nigeria's independence, a 23-year-old student helped colour the country's identity.