Boko Haram
  • The explosions, which targeted Terminus market, went off some 20 to 30 minutes apart, setting fire to the entire venue.

    Massive car bombs were the latest in a deadly wave of bombings across Nigeria, raising fears that Boko Haram has become powerful enough to expand its operations far outside its traditional strongholds.

    LAST UPDATE : May 21, 2014, 10:21 AM EDT
  • In this photo taken with an iPad soldiers inspect a compound were two brothers were killed by Boko haram Islamist, in Maiduguri, Nigeria, Monday, Dec, 2. 2013.

    Hundreds of Islamic militants in trucks and a stolen armored personnel carrier attacked a military base, possibly leaving scores of people dead in one of the insurgent group's most daring attacks.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 02, 2013, 5:50 PM EST