Nigeria Admits Boko Haram Attack on Army Base

At least 100 soldiers were killed when Boko Haram militant group targeted the army base in Metele. President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed "deep shock" and pledged "all the needed support" to the military to end the renewed threat. The army disputes that death toll but has not given its own figure.

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