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  • Witnesses: Hundreds of bodies in town held by Boko Haram

    Hundreds of skeletons of children, women and men believed killed by Boko Haram have been found in a recaptured Nigerian border town, indicating another atrocity by the Islamic extremists, witnesses say.
  • Niger army pushes Boko Haram fighters from island

    Government officials say Niger's military has total control of the island of Karamga in Lake Chad after an attack by Boko Haram on its positions there. In a statement, Niger's government said Monday its security and defense forces have cleared the...

    Boko Haram attacks Niger army base, defense ministry says

    Suspected Boko Haram fighters in motorized canoes attacked a Niger army base on an island in Lake Chad, the body of water touching all four countries that have been targeted by Nigeria's Islamic insurgency, Niger's defense ministry said Saturday. The...

    One year later, 219 Nigerian girls are still missing

    One year later, 219 Nigerian girls are still missing
    Nigeria has much to be proud of lately. With last month's peaceful elections, the country seems to have earned a new look, as if Nigeria is finally showing signs of being a nation where democratic processes have taken root. But then, I remember the...

    Review: 'The Fishermen' by Chigozie Obioma

    Review: 'The Fishermen' by Chigozie Obioma
    The most frustrating thing about "The Fishermen" is that the author has no other books for the reader to devour once the final page is reached. This is Chigozie Obioma's first novel, although he has published some short stories. These stories, sadly,...