Governor says Nigeria losing war on Islamic militants; military say extremists on the run

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Local government chairman Maina Ularamu told The Associated Press that more than 10,000 people have fled since then across the Borno state border into Adamawa state.


Associated Press writers Ibrahim Garba in Kano, Nigeria, and Ibrahim Abdulaziz in Yola, Nigeria, contributed to this report. Faul reported from Lagos, Nigeria.

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