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Boko Haram kills 40 students in Nigeria college dorm

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Boko Haram gunmen on Sunday opened fire in a college dormitory in northeast Nigeria as the students slept, killing 40, in the latest massacre blamed on the Islamist insurgents.  

A screengrab taken on September 25, 2013 from a video distributed through an intermediary shows a man claiming to be the leader of Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau.

All of the dead were students of the College of Agriculture in the town of Gujba in Yobe state, the area governor said in a statement.

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