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Islamist terrorists from Boko Haram razed a small village and two camps nearby Saturday in northwestern Nigeria, bombing and setting fire to huts in an attack that killed at least 86 people, officials say.

On its front page Monday, Nigerian newspaper Daily Trust features photos of a child after the attack, and those of charred vehicles and women mourning after the murderous raid on the Dalori village.

A survivor hidden in a tree told AP journalists he could hear children screaming as they burned to death, in a report that highlight the horror spread by Boko Haram attacks. The six-year Islamic uprising has killed about 20,000 people and driven 2.5 million from their homes.

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Migrant Lives

When Migrants Vanish: Families Quietly Endure Uncertainty

Zimbabweans cling to hope even after years of silence from loved ones who have disappeared across borders.

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Illustration by Matt Haney, GPJ

HARARE, ZIMBABWE — Blessing Tichagwa can barely remember her mother. Like hundreds of thousands of Zimbabweans, Noma Muyambo emigrated to South Africa in search of work, leaving baby Blessing, now 15, behind with her grandmother.

The last time they saw her was nine years ago, when Blessing was 6. Muyambo returned for one week, then left again — and has not sent any messages or money since.

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