Boko Haram kills 8, 30 Injured During Attacks On Kofa

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A Nigerian Government official said food aid sent to displaced people has been "diverted", which is code for stolen.

Boko Haram has stepped up attack in the northeast since it released 82 Chibok Girls earlier this month.

Some 1.5 million people are on the brink of starvation in the northeast, where the jihadist group has killed more than 20,000 people and forced 2.7 million to flee during its eight-year uprising to create an Islamic caliphate.

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The insurgency has already resulted in the displacement of more than two million people across the Lake Chad region comprising Nigeria, Cameroon, Niger and Chad.

The military has not issued any statement on the reported ambush.

Naija News can authoritatively report that Boko Haram terrorists attacked Dalori area of Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, Sunday night killing several people in the attack.

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Poor rains have exacerbated a problem caused by fighting with Boko Haram militants, which has forced hundreds of thousands of people to flee their homes.

It also comes just over a week since the Army successfully repelled an attack by Boko Haram insurgents in Maiduguri.

A United Nations official said, this month the World Food Programme had scaled back its emergency plans in the northeast because of lack of funds.

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Along with Somalia and South Sudan, Nigeria is one of three humanitarian emergencies unfolding in Africa.

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