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Nigeria sets up probe into girls' school attack, abductions

Nigeria's government has said it has set up a panel to investigate the abduction of 110 girls from their school last week by suspected members of the extremist Boko Haram group.

Feb 28, 2018, 12:55 PM IST

Nigeria to track terrorists through DNA data-bank

The Nigerian official disclosed this in Abuja, the West African country`s capital city on Saturday on the sidelines of the ongoing 2nd Regional Security Summit,.

May 16, 2016, 05:41 AM IST

Boko Haram attacks commercial hub in Nigeria`s Adamawa state

Boko Haram fighters on Wednesday clashed with Nigerian troops in the country`s remote northeast, forcing thousands to flee, after two other attacks that further undermined claims of a ceasefire.

Oct 30, 2014, 03:29 AM IST