69 killed in suicide attacks near Nigeria

At least 69 dead bodies have been registered in a morgue following multiple suicide attacks in a community near Maiduguri, capital of Borno State in Nigeria, sources at a government-run hospital said on Sunday.

Boko Haram slaughters 65 people in Nigeria

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

Boko Haram attacks northeast Nigerian city, town, 80 killed

The military said there were multiple attacks at four southwestern entry points to the city.

30 killed in Nigeria mosque blasts

The bombs, suspected to have been planted in the mosque, went off twice as worshipers arrived for prayer in Sulemanti ward.

Nigerian Army repels Boko Haram attack near state capital: Witnesses

Up to seven people died when Nigeria`s Army repelled an attack on Sunday by suspected Boko Haram fighters on a village near a northern state capital, residents and military sources said.

Suicide attacks in Nigeria, Cameroon kill 12 plus 5 bombers

Officials say five girl suicide bombers have killed at least 12 people in Nigeria and Cameroon in weekend attacks. The bombers also died.

Suicide bomber kills three in Nigeria's Maiduguri: Rresidents

A female suicide bomber on Saturday blew herself up in the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri, killing three people and injuring many others, residents said.

Suicide bomber kills three in Nigeria's Maiduguri: Residents

A female suicide bomber on Saturday blew herself up in the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri, killing three people and injuring many others, residents said.

Mosque blasts kill 55 in NE Nigeria

At least 27 people were killed in a bomb blast at a newly-inaugurated mosque in Yola, northeast Nigeria, on Friday, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said.

Triple suicide bombing kills 7 in northeast Nigerian city

Witnesses and the military in Nigeria say three bomb blasts in as many minutes exploded in the northeastern city of Maiduguri, killing at least seven people.

Deadly explosions rock Maiduguri, NE Nigeria

The "huge explosions" happened yesterday in the Ajilari Cross area of the city, which has been targeted by similar attacks twice in the last month, including on September 20 when at least 117 were killed.

Multiple blasts heard near NE Nigeria's Maiduguri

Multiple explosions were heard on Sunday on the outskirts of Maiduguri, a city in northeastern Nigeria that has repeatedly been attacked by Boko Haram jihadists, locals said.

Death toll hits 117 after NE Nigeria bombings: Medics

The death toll from a series of bomb blasts blamed on Boko Haram in Maiduguri in northeastern Nigeria has risen to at least 117, hospital sources said on Tuesday, more than twice the official tally.

At least 54 people killed in bomb blasts in Nigeria's Maiduguri

At least 54 people were killed and 90 wounded in multiple bomb attacks in the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri on Sunday evening, a police spokesman said on Monday.

Twin blasts hit restive Nigerian city of Maiduguri: Locals

 Twin blasts rocked a densely-populated area of the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri on Sunday, the stronghold of Boko Haram Islamists, locals said, but there was no immediate report of casualties. 

Suicide bombers kill soldier in NE Nigeria: Vigilantes

Two suicide bombers killed a soldier at a checkpoint in Boko Haram`s heartland in northeastern Nigeria, vigilantes helping troops in the fight against the jihadists told AFP on Wednesday. 

Villagers describe horror of NE Nigeria market bombing

 Nigerian villagers on Wednesday described the carnage unleashed by a huge market bomb explosion in jihadist group Boko Haram`s northeastern heartland as the death toll rose to 50. 

Female suicide bomber blows herself up in NE Nigeria market

A female suicide bomber blew herself up Friday at a big market in the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri, a vigilante and a witness said.

Boko Haram blamed for killing `at least 25` in NE Nigeria

 At least 25 people were killed in new suspected Boko Haram attacks in northeastern Nigeria, with many villagers also forced to flee their homes, residents said Saturday.

Dozens killed in Boko Haram raids on NE Nigeria villages

Boko Haram gunmen killed dozens of people in four villages in northeast Nigeria, slitting some residents' throats and opening fire on others, one resident and the police said today.