Gunmen have opened fire on a church service in the northeast Nigerian village of Attangara, killing nine people, police and a witness said.
The village is in the Gwoza hills, near the Cameroon border, and a stronghold of armed group Boko Haram which has killed civilians on an almost daily basis since stepping up its campaign of violence earlier this year.
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