Boko Haram Attack

Nine killed in suspected Boko Haram attack

Seven attackers and two Cameroonian soldiers were killed in an attack by suspected Nigerian Islamic sect Boko Haram in Cameroon`s Far North Region on Saturday.

Mar 19, 2017, 09:08 AM IST

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Feb 01, 2016, 10:32 AM IST
Boko Haram changes tactics for terror attacks in Nigeria

Boko Haram changes tactics for terror attacks in Nigeria

Boko Haram militants have changed tactics to carry out terror activities in Nigeria as security forces stepped up war against terrorism, the country's military authority said.

Jan 31, 2016, 09:41 AM IST

Female suicide bombers kill 11 in NE Nigeria: Police

Two female suicide bombers killed at least 11 people in northeast Nigeria after hiding among residents fleeing a suspected Boko Haram attack on a remote village, police and a local official have said.

Oct 19, 2015, 04:24 AM IST

Ban marks deadly Boko Haram attack on UN in Nigeria

UN chief Ban Ki-moon on Monday hailed Nigeria`s "greater stability and peace" under its new leader as he commemorated a deadly attack on the global body by Boko Haram militants.

Aug 25, 2015, 05:49 AM IST

Boko Haram guns down 9 villagers in NE Nigeria

Boko Haram Islamists shot dead at least nine people and set homes on fire in a raid on two villages in conflict-hit northeastern Nigeria, fleeing residents told AFP on Thursday.

Aug 07, 2015, 01:21 AM IST

16 Niger villagers killed in Boko Haram attack: Official

Boko Haram jihadists killed 16 civilians in an attack this week on a southeast Niger village, near the Nigerian border, a local official said on Saturday.

Jul 18, 2015, 23:43 PM IST

Five killed in Boko Haram attack on Niger village

At least five people were killed when militants from Nigeria`s Boko Haram Islamist group attacked a village in southwestern Niger, two Niger military officers said on Thursday.

May 08, 2015, 03:20 AM IST

Nigerian troops repel Boko Haram attack

Nigeria's defence headquarters said on Saturday that a combination of air and ground operation repelled an attack on a northeastern town of Bama by Boko Haram militants.

Mar 22, 2015, 01:26 AM IST

Boko Haram attack kills 10 in Nigeria

At least 10 people were killed in an attack carried out by the Boko Haram militants in a Nigeria-Cameroon border town in Borno state, a security source said Thursday.

Mar 20, 2015, 03:49 AM IST

Boko Haram launches twin attacks in Niger and Cameroon

Islamist Boko Haram insurgents from Nigeria bombed a Niger border town and carried out attacks in neighbouring Cameroon, kidnapping a bus full of passengers, military and local sources said on Monday.

Feb 10, 2015, 04:10 AM IST

Villagers bury dead nearly a week after Boko Haram attack

More than 100 bodies have been buried almost a week after a Boko Haram attack in northeast Nigeria, local leaders said on Monday, but added that many more victims of the attacks had yet to be found.

Jun 09, 2014, 22:14 PM IST

Nigeria: Boko Haram attack kills 10-year-old boy

A 10-year-old boy was killed when a rocket fired by suspected members of Islamic Boko Haram sect at a school hit him in the central Nigerian city Jos.

Jul 18, 2012, 10:10 AM IST

Suicide bomber kills 7 in northern Nigeria

The suicide attack bears the signature of an Islamic sect, Boko Haram which has been waging a bloody war against Nigeria`s government.

Jun 08, 2012, 22:18 PM IST

Residents flee Nigerian city over sect attack

Thousands fled the city of Maiduguri due to threat from Boko Haram, an Islamic sect responsible for several killings in the city.

Jul 12, 2011, 23:19 PM IST