Boko Haram attack repelled in Maiduguri, Nigeria

At least 9 people died when Boko Haram fighters launched an attack on the city of Maiduguri near the Giwa military base. The attack was repelled by Nigerian armed forces. A 24 hour curfew is in place throughout the city.

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Due to intermittent armed conflict and terrorist attacks in northern Nigeria, many governments advise their citizens to avoid all travel in this area.

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