Boko Haram Brutally Attacks One Of Nigeria’s Biggest Cities

Oh no…and I was really hoping John Kerry’s visit to Nigeria was going to quiet down some of the violence in the region….#Boko Haram must be stopped!



Nigerian local hunters ‘vigilantes’ to fight against Boko Haram

They just won’t let up. Boko Haram has attacked Nigeria again, this time they gunned for Maiduguri, a prominent city in Nigeria with a population of over 600,000. It’s being reportedthat on Sunday hundreds of Boko Haram gunmen launched a predawn attack and were locked in a violent battle with government troops on the outskirts of the city, according to the military, residents and citizen vigilantes. Boko Haram also launched a simultaneous attack on the town of Monguno and were apparently successful in taking control of the town and its military barracks, a Nigerian military officer in Maiduguri told CNN.

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The BBC’s Will Ross reported live from Nigeria’s commercial capital Lagos:

“People in Maiduguri woke up to the sound of explosions and heavy…

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