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Boko Haram Funded By Charitable Donations, Extortion, Others – UN

Photo: Twitter// @HQNigerianArmy   The United Nations has identified generous contributions and extortion as some of the means through which the Boko Haram terrorist group is being funded. The international body revealed this in a report from Kairat Umarov, the

Army Arrests ‘Wanted’ Boko Haram Suspect At Borno IDP Camp

Map of Borno State   Troops of operation Lafiya Dole, deployed to fight the insurgency in Northeast, have arrested a Boko Haram suspect, who had been on the wanted list of the Nigerian Army. The suspect was arrested on Saturday

Military Bombards Boko Haram Hideout In Borno, Kills Several Insurgents

   The Nigerian Air Force has bombarded a hideout of Boko Haram terrorists in Daban Masara area of Borno State, North-East Nigeria. Director of Air Force Public of Relations and Information, Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, disclosed this in a

Troops Intercept Teenager Who Fled Boko Haram Custody

File   Soldiers deployed in the Operation Lafiya Dole in Borno State have intercepted a teenager, Zainab Mohammed, who escaped from the captivity of Boko Haram terrorists. The Director Army Public Relations Brigadier General Texas Chukwu revealed this in a

Troops Kill 16 Boko Haram Insurgents, Recover Gun Trucks

Nigerian soldiers sit on a military pick-up truck at a military base (file).   Troops have killed 16 members of the Boko Haram terrorist group at Mairari, a village located in Monguno Local Government Area (LGA) of Borno State, North-East

Boko Haram Attack On Borno Town Was Repelled Successfully – Police

File   Police say the attack on Jakana town in Konduga Local Government Area of Borno State was successfully repelled by security operatives. The spokesman for the Borno State Police Command, Edet Okon, confirmed this in a statement to Channels

BREAKING: Boko Haram Attack Borno Town, Jakana

Boko Haram insurgents have attacked Jakana, a town located about 50 kilometres from Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. The terrorists launched that attack on Thursday evening and engaged in a gun battle with the military, which got reinforcements and eventually

Boko Haram’s Abubakar Shekau Reappears After Health Questions

Boko Haram’s factional leader Abubakar Shekau has re-emerged in a new video after a long absence that fuelled speculation about his health and ability to lead the Islamist militants. In a 36-minute message, seen by AFP on Tuesday, Shekau wore a white robe and

Eight Feared Dead As Boko Haram Insurgents Attack Mosque In Borno

  Eight people are feared dead after a suicide bomber believed to be a member of the Boko Haram group, attacked a mosque in Borno State. A civilian Joint Task Force (JTF) member, Ibrahim Liman, told AFP that the insurgent attacked the

Troops Kill Boko Haram Insurgents In Yobe

  Troops of 233 Battalion deployed in Operation Lafiya Dole have killed scores of Boko Haram insurgents while countering an ambush staged by them along Sasawa Road in Babangida Local Government Area of Yobe State. This was confirmed in a

Boko Haram Terrorists Regrouping In Borno – Army

Map of Borno State   The Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, the military squad fighting insurgency in the northeast, has admitted that some Boko Haram members are regrouping around Bama Local Government Area of Borno State. Major General Rogers

Army Confirms Boko Haram Attack On Base, Says No Soldier Missing

File   The Nigerian Army has confirmed an attack on a military base by suspected members of the Boko Haram sect in Yobe State, North-East Nigeria. Director of Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Texas Chukwu, revealed this in a statement

Boko Haram Ambush: Nigerian Army Denies 23 Soldiers Missing In Borno Attack

The Nigerian Army has denied alleged attack on soldiers by Boko Haram terrorists in Bama which reportedly to the disappearance of some soldiers and military vehicles. Over the weekend, reports by some media said that at least 23 Nigerian soldiers are

Military Hands Over 183 Repentant Teenage Boko Haram Fighters To UN

Some of the teenage Boko Haram fighters handed over by the military to the UN for rehabilitation on Monday, July 9, 2018. The Nigerian Army has handed over 183 teenagers who were previously working with Boko Haram terrorists to the