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    Boko Haram jihadists have raided a military base in northeastern Nigeria near the border with Niger Republic, killing several troops and stealing weapons, military sources said Friday. Fighters from the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) in eight gun-trucks launched a pre-dawn attack Thursday on the base in Kareto village, 335 kilometres (210 miles) north ...
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    Boko Haram jihadists overran a military base in northeast Nigeria after a ferocious firefight, security sources said Sunday, the second major assault on the country’s forces in two days. The militants invaded a base holding hundreds of soldiers in Yobe state — where they abducted over 100 girls from a school earlier this year — ...