Baga raid: Satellite images 'show Nigeria army abuse'

BY: Samuel K. Obour

satellite images reveal that 2,275 homes were destroyed in BagaSatellite images reveal that 2,275 homes were destroyed during a military raid to hunt down militant Islamists in the northern Nigerian town of Baga last month, a rights group has said.

Human Rights Watch said soldiers "engaged more in destruction than in protection" after Boko Haram fighters attacked a military patrol.

The army has not commented on the latest allegations.

It has said 37 people were killed; others say more than 180 died