Nigeria: Some Soldiers Missing, Others Wounded After Boko Haram Attack
Wednesday, 19 October 2016 () [Premium Times] An unspecified number of Nigerian soldiers went missing after an attack by the Boko Haram in Gashigar, a northern Borno community that borders Niger Republic, the Army has said.
Officials in Nigeria said on Thursday, jihadist group Boko Haram has freed 21 of more than 200 girls it kidnapped in April 2014 in the northern Nigerian town of Chibok. The release was made after mediation by Switzerland and the International Red Cross. Dozens had escaped in the initial melee in...
ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria’s government is negotiating the release of another 83 of the Chibok schoolgirls taken in a mass abduction two-and-a-half years... Seattle Times - Front PageAlso reported by •USATODAY.com
Nigeria's army says Boko Haram Islamic insurgents have overrun a remote border military camp in the northeast, leaving 13 soldiers wounded and an unknown number... FOXNews.com - WorldAlso reported by •Newsmax
The country celebrated the release of 21 girls whom Boko Haram had seized from their school in April 2014, but many others remain unaccounted for. NYTimes.com - WorldAlso reported by •Seattle Times •NPR •L.A. Times