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7 months ago

Boko Haram kills 92 soldiers in Chad in country's worst toll

Boko Haram extremists have killed at least 92 Chadian soldiers in what the president calls the deadliest attack on the nation’s forces
7 months ago
Boko Haram kills 92 soldiers in Chad in country's worst toll
7 months ago

50 Nigerian soldiers killed in deadly Boko Haram ambush

Boko Haram extremists have killed at least 50 Nigerian soldiers in an ambush near Goneri village in northern Yobe state, military officials told The Associated Press
7 months ago
50 Nigerian soldiers killed in deadly Boko Haram ambush
7 months ago

Niger says army kills 50 Boko Haram extremists after attack

Niger says its army has killed at least 50 Boko Haram extremists after an attack on a military post
7 months ago
Niger says army kills 50 Boko Haram extremists after attack
1 year ago

12 soldiers in Niger killed by suspected Boko Haram fighters

Niger's Defense Ministry says at least 12 soldiers have been killed and eight others injured in an attack by suspected Boko Haram extremists in the country's southeast near its border with Chad
1 year ago
1 year ago

Thousands of Nigerian hunters prepare to chase Boko Haram

Thousands of Nigerian hunters prepare offensive against Boko Haram; 'We fear only God'
1 year ago
Thousands of Nigerian hunters prepare to chase Boko Haram
1 year ago

At least 65 killed in Boko Haram attack on funeral

Suspected Boko Haram militants killed at least 65 people who had gathered for a funeral in northeastern Nigeria over the weekend, a local official said.
1 year ago
At least 65 killed in Boko Haram attack on funeral
1 year ago

At least 65 killed in suspected Boko Haram attack on funeral in Nigeria

Suspected Boko Haram militants killed at least 65 people who had gathered for a funeral in northeastern Nigeria over the weekend, a local official said.
1 year ago
Suspected Boko Haram attack on funeral leaves at least 65 dead in Nigeria
2 years ago

Niger says days of raids kill 280 Boko Haram extremists

Land and air raids began on Dec. 28, with more than 200 killed in airstrikes.
2 years ago
Niger says days of raids kill 280 Boko Haram extremists
3 years ago

Boko Haram has abducted over 1,000 children, killed more than 2,000 teachers

Boko Haram has abducted more than 1,000 children in northeast Nigeria since 2013, according to the United Nations' children's agency.
3 years ago

Boko Haram has abducted over 1,000 children, killed more than 2,000 teachers
3 years ago

Nigerian schoolgirl who 'refused to denounce Christ' remains captive after dozens freed, father says

Suspected Boko Haram militants allegedly stormed the town of Dapchi in northeast Nigeria on the night of Feb. 19 and kidnapped 110 students.
3 years ago
Freed schoolgirls exclude one who 'refused to denounce Christ,' father says
3 years ago

Pressure builds on Nigerian government after admitting schoolgirls 'rescued' from Boko Haram are still missing

The Nigerian government backtracked after initially claiming the girls had been rescued.
3 years ago
Pressure on Nigerian government after admitting 'rescued' girls are still missing
3 years ago

Chibok girls: A timeline of terror

Boko Haram kidnaped 276 girls from a boarding school in Chibok, Nigeria.
3 years ago
Chibok girls: A timeline of terror
3 years ago

82 released Chibok schoolgirls meet Nigeria's president

Video shows 82 Chibok schoolgirls freed by Boko Haram after 3 years in captivity meet with Nigeria's president.
3 years ago
82 released Chibok schoolgirls meet Nigeria's president
3 years ago

82 Nigerian schoolgirls freed by Boko Haram arrive in nation's capital

#BringBackOurGirls group said the freeing of 82 girls is "heartwarming."
3 years ago
82 Nigerian schoolgirls freed by Boko Haram arrive in nation's capital
3 years ago

Boko Haram behind thousands of child deaths: Report

The U.N. report said Boko Haram regularly uses children suicide bombers.
3 years ago
Boko Haram behind thousands of child deaths: Report
4 years ago

Nigeria marks 3 years since 276 Chibok schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram

It’s been three years since Boko Haram abducted 276 schoolgirls from the Nigerian town of Chibok.
4 years ago
Nigeria marks 3 years since 276 Chibok schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram
4 years ago

Boko Haram Releases 21 Chibok Schoolgirls in Nigeria 2 Years Later

The Red Cross and Swiss officials took part in the negotiations.
4 years ago
Boko Haram Releases 21 Chibok Schoolgirls in Nigeria 2 Years Later
4 years ago

Mother Pleads for Safe Return of Daughter Held by Boko Haram

Esther Yakubu's daughter is one of more than 200 Chibok girls kidnapped in 2014.
4 years ago
Mother Pleads for Safe Return of Daughter Held by Boko Haram
4 years ago

Abducted Chibok Girl's Mother Pleads With Nigerian Government in New Video

Esther Yakubu’s daughter was one of over 200 schoolgirls abducted by Nigerian terror group Boko Haram in the northern town of Chibok on April 14, 2014.
4 years ago
Chibok Girl's Mother Pleads With Nigerian Government
4 years ago

One of the Missing Chibok Girls Kidnapped by Boko Haram Has Been Found

One of the missing Chibok girls kidnapped by Boko Haram in Nigeria has been found, ABC News has confirmed.
4 years ago
1 of Chibok Girls Kidnapped by Boko Haram Found
4 years ago

Nigeria's Stolen Girls: Inside Boko Haram Territory Where Children Are Forced to Become Suicide Bombers: Reporter's Notebook

Our goal was to get at two simple questions: What’s happened to the missing Chibok school girls, and where are we in the battle against their kidnappers.
4 years ago
Inside Boko Haram Territory, Where Girls Become Suicide Bombers
5 years ago

New Boko Haram Video Appears to Show Kidnapped Nigerian Schoolgirls Alive

The schoolgirls were kidnapped two years ago from a school in Chibok.
5 years ago
New Boko Haram Video Appears to Show Kidnapped Nigerian Girls Alive