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Troops Discover Boko Haram Training Camp, Kill One Insurgent

The Nigerian Army has discovered a Boko Haram training camp in Afa general area of Benisheikh in Borno State. The training camp according to a statement signed by Deputy Director Public Relations of Theatre Command Operation Lafiya Dole, Colonel Onyema

Troops Repel Boko Haram Attack, Kill Terrorist In Borno

FILE PHOTO: Nigerian soldiers hold their weapons as they sit on a military pick-up truck at a military base.   Troops have killed a member of the Boko Haram Terrorist group when they engaged the insurgents in a gun duel

Combating Boko Haram Requires Collaborative Efforts – Buratai

  The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai on Monday said it will require collaborative efforts to combat Boko Haram insurgency in Nigeria. Buratai said this while addressing top military chiefs during the African Land Forces Summit in

Four Years Later: Chibok Girls Who Escaped From Boko Haram Share Tales Of Frustration

File photo of a Chibok girl (middle) with her parents.   On April 14, 2014, Saraya Amos and 56 of her classmates staged a daring escape from Boko Haram jihadists who raided their secondary school in Chibok, northeast Nigeria. Unlike

Boko Haram Has Abducted Over 1,000 Children In Nigeria Since 2013 – UNICEF

  As Nigeria prepares to mark the fourth anniversary of the Chibok kidnapping, UNICEF reported on Friday that over 1,000 children have been abducted by the insurgents since 2013. “Since 2013, more than 1,000 children have been abducted by Boko

Troops Arrest Seven Suspected Boko Haram Terorrists, Recover Weapons

File photo The Nigerian military has arrested seven Boko Haram suspects and recovered arms and ammunition from the suspects in various operations. Director Army Public Relations Brigadier General Texas Chukwu in a statement on Saturday said one of the suspects

Kukah Backs Decision To Grant Boko Haram Members Amnesty

  The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Matthew Kukah, has supported the decision of the Federal Government to grant amnesty to repentant members of the Boko Haram terrorist group. Bishop Kukah revealed his position while appearing as a guest on

1,200 People Displaced By Boko Haram Return Home

FILE PHOTO   At least 1,200 of the more than 100,000 people displaced by Boko Haram violence in Nigeria’s northeastern town of Bama have returned, officials and returnees said Thursday.  Bama, a major trading hub on the road to Cameroon

Troops Kill Four Boko Haram Terrorists In Ambush

FILE PHOTO   The ongoing war against insurgency got a boost on Friday night as troops of Operation Lafiya Dole on a fighting patrol killed four Boko Haram insurgents in an ambush in Malumti area of Borno State. A statement

VIDEO: How Dapchi Schoolgirls Regained Freedom – Mama Boko Haram

Mama Boko Haram speaks to Channels Television on March 23, 2018, in Kano State about how the Dapchi schoolgirls regained freedom from the captivity of the terrorists.   The founder of Complete Care and Aid Foundation, Mrs Aisha wakil, has revealed

BREAKING: FG Ready To Rehabilitate Repentant Boko Haram Members – Buhari

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday expressed the readiness to offer amnesty to members of the Boko Haram sect that are willing to drop their arms. President Buhari said this at a meeting with freed schoolgirls who were previously

How Five Girls Died In Boko Haram Custody – Freed Dapchi Schoolgirl

  One of the abducted Dapchi schoolgirls who secured freedom on Wednesday has narrated how five of them died of heart attack while in custody of Boko Haram insurgents. Khadija Grema narrated her ordeal in the hands of the insurgents

Troops Arrest Wanted Boko Haram Suspect In Adamawa

File Photo   Troops have arrested a wanted Boko Haram suspect, Bubayi Isa, in Kalaa village in Adamawa State, North-east Nigeria. A statement by the Director of Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Texas Chukwu, on Wednesday revealed that the arrest

Troops, Police Ready To Stop Planned Boko Haram Attack

File photo of troops with recovered Boko Haram weapons.   The military and police in Borno State have expressed joint readiness to stop a planned attack by Boko Haram terrorists on Maiduguri metropolis. The police in a statement on Thursday