'At least 125 dead' after village attack

An attack by Islamist rebels on a village in the north-east Nigerian village of Gamburu has left at least 125 dead, a policeman at the scene has reported to the Reuters news agency.

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Nigeria: Captured girls 'face rape danger'

The Nigerian schoolgirls who remain captives of Boko Haram militants "definitely" face the danger of being raped, a senior United Nations official has said.