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Islamist militants kill 31 more in northeast Nigeria

Islamist insurgents have killed at least 31 people in a village in northeast Nigeria, a lawmaker said on Monday, taking the death...

Islamists kill 47 in attack in northeast Nigeria

Gunmen from Nigeria's Boko Haram Islamist group attacked the northeastern town of Bama on Wednesday, opening fire on a school, shooting or...

Islamists attack Nigerian general’s house, one soldier killed

Islamist group Boko Haram attacked the house of an army general in northeast Nigeria's Borno state overnight, killing one of the soldiers...

Niger arrests 20 Boko Haram militants in suspected plot

Niger has arrested about 20 Boko Haram Islamist militants from neighboring Nigeria who are suspected of planning attacks in Niger's south east,...

Nigeria military says repels attack, kills 40 Islamists

Nigeria's military said on Tuesday it had killed 40 Islamist militants while repelling a coordinated attack in three parts of northeastern Borno...

Nigerian Islamist sect wants soldiers withdrawn

A radical Islamist sect behind almost daily attacks in the northeastern Nigerian state of Borno said it would not open dialogue...


SANDF missing the communication target

Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...