let all of us devote ourselves in prayers for peace to return to our state and the country - Zulum urged
up to 80% of the town's population was forced to leave
... Confirms 18 deaths, destructions
hey engaged the troops in a firefight but were made to withdraw with aerial support
Two soldiers were killed in the aftermath of the battle with the insurgents last night in Damasak, according to military sources.
In 2009, in northeastern Nigeria, Boko Haram started its bloody insurgency, but since then it has spread to neighbouring Niger, Chad and Cameroon, triggering a regional military response.
The attack comes three days after the deaths of three soldiers in the state's Damasak district.