Nigeria military denies Boko Haram flags were hoisted.

The Nigeria military has denied that anyone was killed in Boko Haram attacks on Tuesday in villages near the town of Chibok, except for a vigilante member who was injured. 

We had reported information from a security source who had said that the Islamist militant group hoisted its flag in three villages.

The militants have pledged loyalty to the Islamic State group
The militants have pledged loyalty to the Islamic State group

But the army spokesman Col Sani Kukasheka Usman said that no flags were raised.

He added that the militants were chased away and wounded by the military.

BBC
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