• Nigerian soldiers stand on attention during the funeral on 26 September 2020 of the Nigerian soldiers killed in the attack on vehicles carrying Borno governor Babagana Umara Zulum near the town of Baga on the shores of Lake Chad. Picture: AFP

    Jihadists attack Nigerian governor's convoy

    Fighters from the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) - a splinter group of the Boko Haram jihadist group - on Sunday opened fire on the convoy of Borno state governor Babagana Umara Zulum near the town of Baga on the shores of Lake Chad.