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Boko Haram Releases Over 100 Abducted Nigerian Schoolgirls
The girls had been kidnapped by the militant group a month ago.
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Over 100 Nigerian Schoolgirls Missing After New Boko Haram Attack
The country's president called the incident a "national disaster."
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Suicide Bomber Kills 50 In Nigeria, Nation's Deadliest Attack This Year
By Percy Dabang and Ardo Hazzad, Reuters
The blast bears the hallmarks of a faction led by the group Abubakar Shekau, which forces women and girls to carry out suicide bombings.
Meet Marvel’s First Nigerian Superhero
Ngozi, a Nigerian teenage superheroine, is Marvel’s latest character. Her story will be the first to be set in a real-life African country and star a Nigerian superhero.
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Boko Haram Killings Doubled In Past 5 Months, Amnesty International Reports
The Islamist militant group has killed more than 380 civilians in Nigeria and Cameroon since April.
2 Escaped Boko Haram Victims Graduate From High School
Joy Bishara and Lydia Pogu detailed the horrors they faced when they were kidnapped.
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Boko Haram Claims Major Attack On Key Northeast Nigerian City
The attack on Nigeria’s northeastern city of Maiduguri on Wednesday night killed at least 14 people.
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Nigerian Official: Boko Haram Releases 82 Chibok Girls Three Years After Kidnapping
The girls were among more than 200 kidnapped in April 2014.
Former Boko Haram Captives Face Stigma, Often From Other Survivors
By Alexandra Bradford, Women & Girls Hub
As part of News Deeply’s “Women and Jihad” series, we look at how escape from Boko Haram doesn’t always mean the end of the
Children Who Escaped Boko Haram Live In Shadow Of Famine
By Danielle Villasana, Refugees Deeply
There is a severe hunger crisis in northeast Nigeria, a region afflicted by years of insurgency by militant group Boko Haram
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‘He Was the Love Of My Life’: Why Women Marry Into Boko Haram
By Odharnait Ansbro, Women & Girls Hub
Since it began its military campaign against the Nigerian government in 2009, the Islamist terrorist group Boko Haram has
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Nigerian Military Accidentally Bombs A Refugee Camp
The airstrike was meant to target Boko Haram militants.
Billionaire To Sponsor Education Of 21 Girls Freed From Boko Haram
Robert Smith has also promised to help girls who may be set free in the future.
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3 Humanitarian Crises The World Needs To Pay More Attention To In 2017
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This year we watched Aleppo, Mosul and the refugee crisis unfold, but there are many other conflict stories that went untold.
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Suicide Bomber Killed In Attack On Market In Northeast Nigeria
Police said that a female bomber was the only person killed in the blast.
Beyond Help: Taking Shelter From Boko Haram In Chad’s Remote Swampland
By Ashley Hamer, Refugees Deeply
Hundreds of thousands of families fleeing Boko Haram are now stranded in a remote and harsh border region, beyond the reach
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