Many Nigerian women who were once married to Boko Haram fighters are navigating their trauma, though by not denying their experiences. They also want to raise their children in anonymity, hoping their true identity is never revealed.
The attack was carried out in Kareto village, 335 kilometres north of the Borno state capital Maiduguri, military officials say.
Malian authorities revised the death toll down to 35 from a previous estimate of 95. On Monday, a militant group massacred villagers from the Dogon ethnic group in southern Mali.
Attackers raided a Dogon village overnight, burning cattle and houses to the ground, authorities say, an attack that comes less than three months after nearly 160 members of the Fulani ethnic group were slaughtered by a group identified as Dogon.
"Several dozen armed men carried out an attack on the district of Arbinda, shooting several people dead," a local official tells AFP news agency.
Liberian president, former footballer George Weah is under pressure over alleged top-level corruption and economic mismanagement.
Just minutes after the court ruling that revoked the parliamentary seats of ten leading opposition party legislators, violence erupted between APC supporters and police at the party headquarters in Freetown.
President Muhammadu Buhari starts his second four-year tenure as the country battles severe security challenges.
Authorities in Mali said more than 20 people died after tire of a minibus blew out, causing the vehicle to swerve into the path of the lorry coming the other way.
Police said that at least 23 people have been killed by armed bandits in Nigeria's northwestern Zamfara state.
Nigerian soldiers and some civilians were killed in an ambush by Boko Haram militants on Saturday morning, sources say.
The ban which impacts all fishing activities is meant for all fleets including canoes, inshore boats and trawlers.
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