Air Strike Kills Dozens in Niger-Nigeria Border Village
The strike came as Niger takes part in a regional offensive against Boko Haram fighters who have extended their six-year insurgency to Niger, Chad and Cameroon.
As Boko Haram militants intensify their attacks in Nigeria and neighbouring countries, voices are growing in protest against the group that has left thousands dead in various ... Read more »
The Niger's government has voted unanimously to send troops to Nigeria to join a regional fight against Boko Haram group, following cross-border attacks. Read more »
Abubakar Shekau, leader of the Boko Haram sect, has insisted that the alliance forces will not deter the group from carrying out its reign of violence across the region. Read more »
It is the first time the militants has launched attacks in Niger. Read more »
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