Scores Killed in Nigerian Village Raids

At least 100 people were killed when heavily armed gunmen suspected to be Boko Haram militants raided four villages in the north-east of the country.

Boko Haram

  • Nigeria:  Death Toll Rises to 100 After Boko Haram Strike in Borno

    This Day, 5 June 2014

    No fewer than 100 persons are believed to have been killed in Borno State following Tuesday's attack by the terrorist group Boko Haram on four border communities with Cameroun. The ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Gwoza Under Siege - Boko Haram Kills 300, Wipes Out Three Villages

    Leadership, 5 June 2014

    No fewer than 300 villagers were reportedly killed in three communities around Gwoza local government area of Borno State on Monday as gunmen suspected to be Boko Haram but fully ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Boko Haram Stepping Up Raids in Northeast Nigeria

    Voice of America, 5 June 2014

    Boko Haram appears to be stepping up its attacks in northeastern Nigeria, and in some cases has hoisted its flag over villages it raided. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Casualties As Boko Haram Attack Four Villages in Borno

    This Day, 4 June 2014

    Heavily armed gunmen, suspected to be Boko Haram militants, raided four villages in Borno leaving scores dead on Tuesday night, sending survivors fleeing, a local lawmaker and ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Boko Haram Kills 100 in Borno

    This Day, 4 June 2014

    About 100 persons were reportedly killed during Tuesday's attack on three border communities with Cameroon during an insurgency attack. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Yielding to Boko Haram's Demands'll Break Nigeria - Ogah

    Leadership, 5 June 2014

    Dr. Uchechukwu Sampson Ogah, is a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain in Abia State. The banker turned politician, is believed to be interested in the governorship seat in ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Borno - Witness to Leadership in a Season of Killings

    Vanguard, 5 June 2014

    IF I say I was not petrified travelling through that 135km of road to Gwoza, I would be lying because that road had been designated a no-go area for about two months now due to ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Cameroonian Army Kills 60 Boko Haram Members, 100 Killed in Borno Communal Clash

    Vanguard, 5 June 2014

    MAIDUGURI-- MORE than 100 persons were killed, yesterday, in a communal clash involving three border communities in Gwoza Local Government Council of Borno State. Members of ... read more »