Borno, Nigeria Newswire

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  1. The gruesome proof little girls were suicide bombers who killed 31Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Suspected Boko Haram jihadists using girls apparently aged as young as seven as suicide bombers killed 31 people in an attack on a town in northeast Nigeria, a local official and a militia leader said on Sunday. The official cited the decapitated heads of the girls, found at the scene, as proof of their role in the attacks.

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  2. Suicide blasts in NE Nigeria kill 31Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    The suicide bombers detonated their explosives in Shuwari and nearby Abachari neighbourhoods in the town around 10:45 pm , killing six residents, said Kolo, speaking from the state capital Maiduguri, which is 88 kilometres from the town. On May 1 at least 86 people were killed in twin suicide blasts targeting a mosque and a nearby market in the town of Mubi in neighbouring Adamawa state.

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  3. Blasts kill at least 20 in northeast Nigeria, toll likely to go upRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | DNA India

    Nigeria blast A victim of the bomb blast in Damboa is taken on a stretcher into the accident and emergency ward at the specialist hospital in Maiduguri , Reuters Blasts have killed at least 20 people in northeast Nigeria, police said, while residents said the toll was even higher in the largest attack for weeks in a region blighted by the Islamist militant Boko Haram insurgency. In an emailed statement issued on Sunday, the police said 20 people had been killed and 48 injured.

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  4. Blast kills 31 people in northeast Nigerian state of Borno - residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    MAIDUGURI, Nigeria: A blast killed at least 31 people in the northeast Nigerian state of Borno, two residents said on Sunday.

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  5. Nigeria:Blast Kills Dozens, Boko Haram Militants BlamedRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    There has been no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack, but many have blamed Islamic militant group Boko Haram. Their vicious campaign to carve out a caliphate has killed thousands and displaced millions.

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  6. Suicide blasts in NE Nigeria kill at least 31: Official, local militiaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    Suspected Boko Haram jihadists killed at least 31 people in a twin suicide bomb attack on a town in northeast Nigeria, a local official and militia leader told AFP on Sunday. The blasts targetted people returning from celebrating the Eid al-Fitr holiday, in an attack bearing all the hallmarks of Boko Haram Two blasts ripped through the town of Damboa in Borno state on Saturday evening targeting people returning from celebrating the Eid al-Fitr holiday, in an attack bearing all the hallmarks of Boko Haram.

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  7. 20 dead after Nigeria attacksRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Abuja, June 17 : The Nigerian Police on Sunday said security personnel found 20 bodies following twin blasts and a rocket attack in a town in Borno. Borno police chief Damian Chukwu said 48 others were wounded following the incident in Damboa town late on Saturday, bearing a hallmark of a terrorist attack, Xinhua news agency reported.

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  8. Rohr urged to revert to 4-4-2 formation, play players in best positionsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Vanguard

    Arthur Ebunam, ex-Rangers International has blamed the Super Eagles' 0-2 loss to Croatia in their World Cup opener on wrong positioning of players and formation not amenable to scoring goals. Nigeria's defender Brian Idowu plays the ball during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group D football match between Croatia and Nigeria at the Kaliningrad Stadium in Kaliningrad on June 16, 2018.

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  9. 20 bodies found after Nigeria attacks: policeRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    The Nigerian police on Sunday said security personnel found 20 bodies following twin blasts and a rocket attack in a town in the northern state of Borno late Saturday. Borno police chief Damian Chukwu said 48 others were wounded following the incident in Damboa town, bearing a hallmark of a terrorist attack.

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  10. Suicide blasts in Borno kill at least 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vanguard

    Suspected Boko Haram jihadists killed at least 31 people in a twin suicide bomb attack on a town in northeast Nigeria, a local official and militia leader told AFP on Sunday. Two blasts ripped through the town of Damboa in Borno state on Saturday evening targeting people returning from celebrating the Eid al-Fitr holiday, in an attack bearing all the hallmarks of Boko Haram.

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  11. Suicide blasts in NE Nigeria kill at least 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Peninsula

    Kano, Nigeria: Suspected Boko Haram jihadists killed at least 31 people in a twin suicide bomb attack on a town in northeast Nigeria, a local official and a militia leader told AFP on Sunday. Two blasts ripped through the town of Damboa in Borno state on Saturday evening targeting people returning from celebrating the Eid al-Fitr holiday, in an attack bearing all the hallmarks of Boko Haram.

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  12. 6 suicide bombers kill 20 in northeastern Nigeria Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WPXI

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  13. Blasts kill 31 people in northeast Nigerian state of Borno: residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Blasts killed at least 31 people in the northeast Nigerian state of Borno, two residents said on Sunday, marking the largest attack in several weeks in a part of the country blighted by the Islamist militant Boko Haram insurgency. The residents, who were among those who counted the dead, said the blasts occurred in the Damboa local government area in the south of the state, on Saturday around 8:30 p.m. .

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  14. 6 suicide bombers kill 20 in northeastern NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fredericksburg.com

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  15. .com | WATCH: 'My son has brought problems to many people,' says Boko Haram leader's momRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News24

    A screengrab from a video released by the Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram and obtained by AFP shows the leader of the Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau delivering a speech. The mother of Nigeria's Boko Haram leader, the most wanted terrorist in the west African nation, Abubakar Shekau, has reportedly criticised her son saying he has "brought many problems to many people" and she has not seen him in at least 15 years.

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  16. Attempted Murder: Six months after, those who tried to kill my husband are walking free - HousewifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | Vanguard

    November 15, 2017 is a day Mrs. Maina Hassan will not forget in a hurry as her husband, Mallam Hassan Abu, was allegedly stabbed with a cutlass file on the head by three men in Orogun area of Ugheli North Local Government Area of Delta State. Mallam Hassan, a security guard and a native of Reazave, Maiduguri, Borno State, was said to have attempted to resist the trio who carried out the attack while allegedly trying to abscond with palm fruit harvested from his principal's compound.

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  17. Borno IDPs lament poor conditions, NEMA says camp illegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    Some Internally Displaced Persons , at Fariya camp in Maiduguri, Borno, have decried their poor living condition amidst Eid-el-Fitr celebrations. Malam Jiddah Ambari, the leader of the camp said the IDPs in the camp celebrated Sallah with little joy, but a spokesman of National Emergency Management Agency said the camp would never attract government attention as it is illegal.

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  18. Indimi daughters fly private jet back to Nigeria from Saudi ArabiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Ghanamma.com

    It's no doubt that they are one of the wealthiest families in the countrya with their line tied to that of the President by conjugal bliss.

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  19. Nigeria:Airlines Sold N505 Billion Tickets in 2017, Says NCAARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | AllAfrica.com

    The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority Thursday said domestic and international airlines operating in Nigeria sold tickets worth N505.2 billion in 2017. The regulatory body said it arrived at the figures after reconciliation with the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria and the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency .

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  20. Nigeria:Mother of Boko Haram Leader, Abubakar Shekau, SpeaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | AllAfrica.com

    Falmata Abubakar spoke with the Hausa Service of the Voice of America, VOA, in the village of Shekau, Yobe state. "I don't know whether he is dead or alive, only God knows, I have not seen him in the last 15 years," she said.

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