Boko Haram Attacks Again

Nigeria violence: 'Boko Haram kill 17' in village attack

Boko Haram responsible for over 100 murders in a two day span. 

The Islamist group Boko Haram has been accused of killing at least 17 people in an attack on a village in north-east Nigeria, close to where hundreds of schoolgirls were seized. It comes a day after 118 people died in a double bombing in the central city of Jos, also blamed on Boko Haram.

In the latest attack, Boko Haram fighters reportedly spent hours killing and looting in the village of Alagarno.

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Alagarno is near Chibok, from where the schoolgirls were abducted last month.

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