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24-Hour Curfew in Nigerian City After Suspected Boko Haram Attack

Authorities have imposed a 24-hour curfew in the Nigerian city of Maiduguri after an attack by suspected Boko Haram militants.Local journalists tell VOA that the pre-dawn attack Monday targeted areas in and around the Maiduguri airport, including a Nigerian air force base.Soldiers blocked off roads leading to the airport after the attack. A Borno state official tells VOA the military was searching for possible explosive devices and hunting for militants.The Nigerian army said in a statement...

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