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Nigeria

One northern Nigeria road is kidnap hell

At least 100 people have been kidnapped along one stretch of road in northern Nigeria in the past few days, officials, witnesses and relatives of the abducted told Reuters, underscoring the insecurity still afflicting parts of the country.

Nigerian Air Force highlights expansion during anniversary celebrations

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has highlighted its expansion, including personnel and aircraft, during its recent 54th anniversary celebrations.

More than a thousand Boko Haram victims rescued

Nigeria’s military helped rescue more than 1,000 people held by Islamist militant group Boko Haram in the north-east of the country.

Nigerian village attacked, 45 dead

At least 45 people died in an attack on a village in northern Nigeria, a police official told Reuters, the latest in a string of incidents underscoring insecurity in parts of the country.

ISS: Cameroon’s forced returns put Nigerian refugees at risk

Cameroon has forcibly returned 385 refugees to Nigeria this year, most of them in the past month, a United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) report reveals. This despite the country’s commitment as recently as 2017 to facilitate the safe return of Nigerian refugees fleeing Boko Haram violence.
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