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Boko Haram: 70 bodies found in north-eastern Nigeria

At least 70 bodies have been found dumped outside the town of Damasak in north-eastern Nigeria, after it was recaptured from Boko Haram militants.

Troops from Niger and Chad seized Damasak on Saturday, ending months of control by the Islamist militants.

Earlier, Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan predicted Boko Haram would lose all territory within a month.

Danny Aeberhard reports.

  • 21 Mar 2015
  • From the section Africa
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