Several killed in attack on security convoy in northeast Nigeria

The convoy was taking people displaced by an armed uprising back to their homes in Baga, Borno state.

At least 11 people have been killed in northeastern Nigeria in an attack on a security convoy that was taking people displaced by an armed uprising back to their homes, police and security sources said.


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