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Two million people have been displaced by Nigeria's war in more than a decade.  By Audu Marte (AFP)

Tens of thousands flee north Nigeria town after jihadist attacks

Apr 16, 2021 | Nigeria

Tens of thousands of people have fled the northeastern Nigeria town of Damasak following jihadist attacks that killed mo ...

Apr 16, 2021 | Nigeria

As many as 65,000 people have fled the northeastern Nigeria town of Damasak following a series of jihadist attacks, the ...

Apr 16, 2021 | Nigeria

Nigeria will restart issuing new mobile subscriptions from next week, the government said, four months after it halted t ...

Apr 16, 2021 | Nigeria

Nigerian sisters Hafsat, 14, and Aisha, 13, were asleep in their dormitory when gunmen overran their school in a remote ...

Apr 15, 2021 | Nigeria

The Dubai Corporation for Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DCTCM) under its Education Tourism Initiative, CLR educ ...

Apr 15, 2021 | Nigeria

At least 10 people were killed when jihadists attacked a northeast Nigerian town, burning down a UN office and prompting ...

Apr 14, 2021 | Nigeria

Hundreds of residents of the northeast Nigerian town of Damasak were fleeing into neighbouring Niger on Wednesday trying ...

Apr 13, 2021 | Nigeria

Boko Haram was in my house three-year-old Aisha said with a frown, sat next to her mother Hadiza in a run-down camp f ...

Apr 12, 2021 | Nigeria

As congratulations continue to pour-in on Senator Andrew Uchendu, Chief Victor Giadom, Barr. Isaac Ogbobula, Dr. ...

Apr 8, 2021 | Nigeria

Gunmen have stormed another police station in southeast Nigeria and freed prisoners there, police and local media said W ...

Apr 6, 2021 | Nigeria

Nigeria's police chief on Tuesday demanded that officers crush to the last man an outlawed separatist group blamed for ...

Apr 6, 2021 | Nigeria

Tension gripped a town in southeastern Nigeria on Tuesday, a day after gunmen blasted their way into a prison, freed mor ...

Apr 6, 2021 | Nigeria

Tension gripped a town in southeastern Nigeria on Tuesday, a day after gunmen blasted their way into a prison, freed mor ...

Apr 6, 2021 | Nigeria

When in 2019 Nigerian painter Julius Agbaje depicted President Muhammadu Buhari as the Joker, he never imagined that a y ...

Apr 6, 2021 | Nigeria

More than 1,800 inmates have escaped after a heavily armed gang attacked a prison in southern Nigeria using explosives, ...