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Three protesters killed in Nigeria's Adamawa state - sources

07 Jun 2019

YOLA, Nigeria Three protesters were killed and four others injured when soldiers opened fire on demonstrators in a farming community in Nigeria's Adamawa state, three sources told Reuters.

Mosque blasts kill at least 27 in northeast Nigeria

02 May 2018

YOLA, Nigeria Explosions in and around a mosque in northeast Nigeria killed at least 27 people on Tuesday, a hospital official said, in the latest in a spate of attacks by militants in the region.

Nigerians demand prosecutions over alleged air force killings

09 Mar 2018

YOLA, Nigeria Nigerian community leaders demanded on Friday that the air force be prosecuted for alleged attacks on their villages in the northeasterly state of Adamawa, which they say killed 78 people.

At least 10 killed in attack at Nigerian flashpoint for communal clashes

28 Feb 2018

YOLA, Nigeria At least 10 people were killed in an attack in a region of northeastern Nigeria that has been a flashpoint for communal clashes between farmers and herders, a military commander and a local politician said. | Video

Suicide bomber kills 50 in Nigeria in deadliest attack this year

21 Nov 2017

YOLA, Nigeria A suicide bomber killed at least 50 people at a mosque in northeastern Nigeria on Tuesday, the biggest mass killing this year in a region facing an insurgency by Islamist militant group Boko Haram.

Suicide bombers kill at least six in northeast Nigeria: emergency agency

13 Jan 2017

YOLA/BAUCHI, Nigeria Suicide bombers killed at least six people and injured 14 in a crowded market in the northeastern Nigerian town of Madagali on Friday, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said.

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