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Boko Haram continues its rampage in Nigeria

Boko Haram, the Nigerian Islamist terror group with ties to al Qaeda, continues to indiscriminately target villages in the northeast part of the country. Today, the Islamist group targeted three villages in the state of Adamawa, which borders the country of Cameroon. From Vanguard /AFP : The chairman of the Madagali local government area in Adamawa, Maina Ularamu, said "a large number of militants carried out three separate attacks on Shuwa and Kirchinga in my local government area and on Michika in neighbouring Michika (district)". "The gunmen divided themselves into three groups and separately attacked the three locations," he told AFP. In Shuwa, several buildings were burnt, including a Christian theological college and a section of a secondary school. A local resident, Kwaje Bitrus, said three bodies were recovered from the seminary and a total of 20 were killed in and...

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