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Twelve killed in Nigeria church shooting, say hospital sources

"When the chaos subsided I went inside, I saw my fellow church members dead in a pool of their own blood and many others were screaming in pain." Security agents were said to have cordoned off the church.

At least 65 people killed in attack in Nigeria's Maiduguri city

A Nigerian military spokesman said that Boko Haram militants attacked the community of Dalori, about 5 km east of Maiduguri, on Saturday evening.


Gunmen kill at least 62 in Nigeria

President Goodluck Jonathan is struggling to contain Boko Haram in remote rural regions in the country’s northeast corner, where the sect launched an uprising in 2009.

Islamic militants attack Nigerian air force base

A military official who was at the base said he saw three aircraft and several vehicles hit in the attack.

Attack on Nigeria mosque leaves 12 dead

Armed gunmen attacked a rural village Sunday in northern Nigeria,killing at least 12 people,including worshippers leaving a mosque after prayers before dawn,officials said

US warns of more attacks in Nigeria after 150 killed

There are fears radical Muslim sect may bomb hotels frequented by foreigners,Nigeria's elite.


Bomb attacks possible at three Nigeria hotels: US

A radical Muslim sect reponsible for attacks that left more than 100 people dead