Le 4 juin 2017 - Le Fonds des Nations unies pour l'enfance (Unicef) a souligné dimanche la nécessité de maintenir "contre vents et marées" les enfants à l'école dans le sud-est du Niger, où des établissements sont fermés depuis deux ans à cause de la menace des jihadistes de Boko Haram.

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DAKAR / NEW YORK / GENEVA, 12 April 2017 – The number of children used in ‘suicide’ attacks in the Lake Chad conflict has surged to 27 in the first quarter of 2017, compared to nine over the same period last year, UNICEF said in a new report released today.

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8 January 2017 - Sunday marks a 1,000 days since 276 Nigerian girls were abducted from a school in the country's northeast by Boko Haram fighters.

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17 octobre 2016 – Les 21 lycéennes de Chibok, libérées après plus de deux ans entre les mains de la secte islamiste nigériane Boko Haram, ont retrouvé leur famille dimanche à Abuja et raconté leur difficile condition de détention.

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17 October 2016 - For two and a half years they waited, with hopes kept alive by rumours of negotiations, an international campaign and their own deep faith.

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DAKAR, 25 août 2016 – Les années de violences de Boko Haram dans le bassin du Lac Tchad ont engendré une crise humanitaire qui se dégrade, avec 1,4 million d’enfants déplacés et au moins 1 million d’enfants toujours piégés dans des zones inaccessibles, selon un rapport de l’UNICEF.

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DAKAR, 25 August 2016 - Years of violence by Boko Haram in Africa’s Lake Chad basin have led to a worsening humanitarian crisis that has displaced 1.4 million children and left at least one million still trapped in hard-to-reach areas, UNICEF said in a report released today.

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20 mai 2016 - L'armée nigériane a annoncé jeudi avoir retrouvé une deuxième rescapée parmi les 219 lycéennes de Chibok kidnappées par Boko Haram, quelques jours après la découverte d'Amina Ali, première jeune fille trouvée vivante. Selon le porte-parole de l'armée nigériane, le colonel Sani Usman, la deuxième otage de Chibok se trouvait parmi 97 femmes et enfants libérés jeudi 19 mai lors d'une opération conjointe de l'armée et des miliciens menée aux alentours de Damboa, dans l'État de Borno.

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19 May 2016 – After more than two years, Amina Ali, one of the 276 schoolgirls Boko Haram fighters abducted from a Chibok school in a 2014 attack that sparked lasting international outrage, was found this week. She was reportedly identified by a member of a civilian vigilante group assisting Nigerian soldiers in the fight against Boko Haram.

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DAKAR/NEW YORK/GENEVA, 12 April 2016 - The number of children involved in ‘suicide’ attacks in Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad and Niger has risen sharply over the past year, from 4 in 2014 to 44 in 2015, according to a UNICEF report released today. More than 75 per cent of the children involved in the attacks are girls.

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