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Guidelines for Protecting Schools and Universities from Military Use during Armed Conflict

Envoy: 700 Boko Haram militants to surrender, 14.8m people affected by insurgency

Nigeria said no fewer than 700 Boko Haram militants have signified their intention to surrender as it told the world the unprecedented humanitarian crisis triggered by the nine-year-old insurgency in the north east.

Boko Haram insurgency affects 14 millions people – envoy

No fewer than 14.8 million people were affected by the Boko Haram insurgency in Nigeria with at least 1.7 million of them displaced.

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