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Female suicide bomber blows herself up in Nigeria market

There was no immediate information on the number of victims, although witness accounts suggest that there were casualties.

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Nigeria rescues 71, mostly women and girls, from Boko Haram

Many Boko Haram militants were killed in firefights with Nigerian soldiers in villages near the northeastern city of Maiduguri

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Boko Haram kill 29 villagers in northeast Nigeria

Monday’s was the latest in a spate of attacks that have killed hundreds in recent weeks and spilled across Nigeria’s borders.

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Twin blasts hit market in northeast Nigeria, ‘nearly 50 killed’

The first explosion took place outside a packed footwear shop around 0950 IST on Thursday, followed by a second explosion just minutes later, said Badamasi Amin, a local trader who counted at least three bodies.

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Boko Haram suspected blasts kill 44 in Nigerian city Jos

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the blasts but Jos has been repeatedly attacked by the Boko Haram Islamist group.

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Boko Haram militants slaughter 150 in one of Nigeria’s bloodiest attacks in months

Boko Haram militants stormed three remote villages, kill residents and set houses ablaze in the bloodiest day of attacks by the group since President Muhammadu Buhari came to power.

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Nigeria arrests man accused in Boko Haram’s mass abduction of girls

The Nigerian army said that Babuji Ya’ari was actively involved in the mass abduction of schoolgirls in Chibok and his arrest led to arrest of some female members of Boko Haram.

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Over 40 killed in ‘Boko Haram’ attacks in Nigeria: Police

The rebels shot dead their victims after looting homes and shops and setting fire to buildings, said Debiro Hawul resident Umaru Markus.

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Boko Haram teen suicide bombers kill 30 near Nigeria mosque

Two teenage girls blew themselves up near a crowded mosque in Maiduguri, killing 30. This is the fourth suicide attack in June by Boko Haram.

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Bombs found at Boko Haram camp killed 63 in Nigeria

Boko Haram took control of a large swath of northeast Nigeria until a multinational force this year forced them out of towns and villages.

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IOM: 30 more people die crossing Niger to Libya

Local authorities say the victims probably died several months ago and their remains have only now come to light.

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Female suicide bomber kills 2 in Nigeria, Boko Haram involvement suspected

Nigeria police said four other people were injured in the attack.

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Suicide bombers blow themselves up in Nigerian marketplace killing 29

The explosion was timed to go off as merchants were closing shop, others were hurrying to make last-minute purchases and commuters were catching tricycle taxis home.

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8,000 people murdered, starved, suffocated, and tortured to death in Nigeria army custody, claims Amnesty

Nigeria’s Ministry of Defense denounced the report as “biased” and another attempt by the organization to “blackmail” the military hierarchy.

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Amnesty blames Nigeria army for 8,000 civilian deaths in Boko Haram battle

The Nigerian military must be investigated for participating in, sanctioning or failing to prevent the deaths of more than 8,000 people murdered, suffocated, and tortured to death,” the report said.