8 Dec 2019
Nigeria's army releases nearly 1,000 inmates that it had detained for up to four years after clearing them of having links to the Boko Haram jihadist group. A total of 983 people incarcerated in a military facility in the northeast city of Maiduguri were handed over to civilian officials for "rehabilitation and integration".
19 Aug 2019
Five soldiers of the Nigerian army are buried after they were killed in clashes with jihadist group Boko Haram. This is the first time the army has organized a public funeral for soldiers who fell fighting against Boko Haram.