Maiduguri

Maiduguri, also called Yerwa, is the capital and the largest city of Borno State in north-eastern Nigeria. As of 2007, 1,197,497 live in the city. Maiduguri was founded in 1907 as a military outpost by the British. The Islamist group Boko Haram was founded in Maiduguri in 2002. Since then, the city has been target of many terrorist attacks by the group. [1]

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References

  1. "Nigerian city of Maiduguri hit by multiple blasts". BBC. 7 March 2015. Retrieved 7 March 2015. 


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