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Nigerian army frees hundreds of cleared ‘Boko Haram’ suspects

By AFP   |   08 December 2019   |   2:41 pm  
Nigeria's army releases nearly 1,000 inmates that it had detained for up to four years after clearing them of having links to the Boko Haram jihadist group. A total of 983 people incarcerated in a military facility in the northeast city of Maiduguri were handed over to civilian officials for "rehabilitation and integration".

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