/ (ˈbɔːnəʊ) /
a state of NE Nigeria, on Lake Chad. Capital: Maiduguri. Pop: 4 151 193 (2006). Area: 70 898 sq km (27 374 sq miles)
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Everyone in Borno State, Kunduli says, has been affected by the insurgency.
The government of Borno State has been a proponent of the Civilian JTF.