Boko Haram 'slaughter wives' in NE Nigeria: Witnesses

Dozens of Nigerian women who were forced to marry Boko Haram fighters were reportedly slaughtered by their "husbands" before a battle with troops in the northeast town of Bama, multiple witnesses said on Thursday.

'Boko Haram burns Nigerian town as troops advance'

Boko Haram Islamists have set fire to homes in Nigeria`s northeast town of Bama that are under their control, forcing residents to flee as troops advance to recapture it, witnesses said on Sunday.

90 bodies found in Nigeria after attacks: Official

A day after deadly attack by Boko Haram, a total of 90 corpses have been recovered and buried in Nigeria northeast town of Bama, a senior official said Thursday.

Islamists kill 47 in attack in Nigeria: Police

Gunmen from Nigeria`s Boko Haram Islamist group killed 47 people in an attack on the northeastern town of Bama.