Boko Haram kills 43 in Northeast Nigeria

ABUJA: Forty three people killed in attacks by militant outfit Boko Haram in Nigerian state of Borno. Dozens of houses were also set on fire.
Meanwhile Nigeria and neighboring countries have decided to take a joint military action against the outfit.
Boko Haram attacked six villages in Borno killing 43 people, most of them young. The attackers opened indiscriminate fire and torched numerous houses.
Meanwhile, leaders of Nigeria, Chad, Cameroon and Niger held a one-day meeting and decided to form a joint force to fight Boko Haram.