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Maiduguri, also known locally asYerwa, is a large city inNortheastern Nigeria and capital of the Borno State. Maiduguri International Airportthe city's airport only handles domestic flights from Lagos, the capital Abuja and Yola. The city sits along the seasonal Ngadda Riverwhich disappears into the Firki swamps in the areas around Lake Chad. Maiduguri was founded in 1907 as a military outpost by the Britishand has since grown rapidly with a population exceeding a million by 2007.