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.

Suicide attack at checkpoint in Nigeria`s Maiduguri kills four

Four people killed were killed on Monday when a suicide bomber hit a military checkpoint on the outskirts of the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri, civilian vigilantes told AFP.

Suicide attack at checkpoint in Nigeria`s Maiduguri

A suicide bomber hit a military checkpoint on the outskirts of the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri on Monday, in the latest in a string of attacks blamed on Boko Haram Islamists.

Boko Haram claims Chad, Nigeria attacks: SITE

Boko Haram on Saturday claimed responsibility for attacks in Chad`s capital N`Djamena and the Nigerian city of Maiduguri, the SITE Intelligence Group said.

Female suicide bombers cause heavy casualties in NE Nigeria

Several female suicide bombers blew themselves up in the midst of fleeing residents in a northeast Nigerian village, continuing a series of attacks that have killed some 200 people in just three days, witnesses said on Saturday.

At least 29 killed in Islamist attack in NE Nigeria: witness

At least 29 people were killed in an Islamist attack on a village in northeast Nigeria`s restive Borno state on Friday, a witness said.

Twin blasts kill 10 in northeast Nigeria: Police
Twin blasts kill 10 in northeast Nigeria: Police

 

Maiduguri: Two suicide bomb blasts along a highway in northeast Nigeria killed at least 10 people on Thursday afternoon, state police said, the latest in a string of almost daily attacks by suspected Islamist militants.

`Boko Haram` kills 48 in more raids in Nigeria: Witnesses

Suspected Boko Haram militants gunned down 48 Muslim worshippers in two northeastern Nigerian villages, witnesses and a lawmaker said Thursday, shortly after some 100 people in the same region died in a similar attack.

Five dead in suicide blast at Nigeria leprosy hospital

At least five people have been killed and 10 wounded after a suicide bomber blew himself up outside a leprosy hospital on the outskirts of the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri, emergency services said.

At least 20 dead in suicide blast in Nigeria`s Maiduguri: Survivor

At least 20 people were killed when a female suicide bomber detonated her explosives at a bus station in Maiduguri, northeast Nigeria, a civilian vigilante and a survivor said on Monday.

Suicide car bomber in Nigeria kills 8 soldiers near barracks

A suicide bomber exploded a car at a checkpoint outside a military barracks and killed eight soldiers, witnesses said of the latest of daily attacks blamed on Boko Haram in Nigeria's northeastern city of Maiduguri.

Death toll rises to 18 in Maiduguri, NE Nigeria blast

The death toll from a blast in the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri has risen to 18, a civilian vigilante assisting the military against Boko Haram told AFP on Thursday.

13 dead, 24 injured in NE Nigeria market attack: Red Cross

Thirteen were people were killed and 24 injured when a suicide bomber blew himself up at a crowded market in the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri on Tuesday, the Nigerian Red Cross said.

Blast injures 4 in Nigerian city, day after attacks killed 30

A bomb wounded four people on Sunday in a market in Maiduguri, a day after 30 people were killed in the northeastern Nigerian city by a suicide bomber and attackers firing rocket-propelled grenades.

26 killed in suicide attack inside Nigeria mosque: Police

A suicide bombing in a mosque in northeast Nigeria`s key city of Maiduguri killed 26 people and injured 28 others who were at afternoon prayers on Saturday, police said.

Nigeria military repels Boko Haram attack in northeast

 Nigeria`s military on Saturday repelled a Boko Haram attack on the key northeast city of Maiduguri that saw rocket-propelled grenades fired into homes, witnesses and security sources said. 

Boko Haram hacks to death 10 in NE Nigeria: Local official

Boko Haram fighters hacked to death 10 people in a remote village in northeast Nigeria, a local government official said.

Nigerian military says it destroyed 10 Boko Haram camps

Nigeria`s military destroyed 10 Boko Haram camps in the country`s remote northeast on Sunday as it pressed on with an offensive against militant Islamist fighters now confined to a final hideout there, the army said.