#WhatsTrending 2.10.2015: Maiduguri, Boko Haram

In order to keep you updated on what is happening in Africa and around the world, we have compiled a run-down of the top stories that are currently trending on social media.

Maiduguri: A group of female suicide bombers have carried out a series of attacks on Thursday evening in Maiduguri, of northeastern Nigeria. It is still unclear how many people have been killed but the Nigerian military says 14 people died including the attackers, while 39 others were injured and are receiving treatment.

Guinea Elections: Guinea’s opposition has called for the presidential election due on 11 October to be postponed.

Kenyan teachers: More than 245,000 Kenyan teachers will not receive their salaries this month, as a nationwide strike over pay continues into its fifth week.

Boko Haram: 80 Boko Haram terrorists have surrendered en mass to the Nigerian Military.

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