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Boko Haram insurgency will soon be history – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday night reassured that the brutal activities of the Boko Haram sect would soon become history. The president gave the assurance when he hosted members of the Kannywood entertainment industry to a dinner

Leah Sharibu, Alice Loksha: Red Cross in fresh appeal to Boko Haram

International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). The International Committee of the Red Cross has made a fresh appeal to Boko Haram to release the two remaining hostages being held by them: Alice Loksha, who was working for UNICEF and

Reps Demand Urgent Negotiation With Boko Haram For Release Of Captives

File photo   The House of Representatives has called on the Executive to as a matter of urgency, commence further negotiation for the safe release of the women who are still being held captive by Boko Haram terrorists. The lawmakers

FG Condemns Killing Of Second Aid Worker By Boko Haram

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed   The Federal Government has condemned the killing of another aid worker by a faction of the Boko Haram terrorist group, Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP). In a statement issued in London

Boko Haram Kills Another Aid Worker, Threatens To Enslave Leah

File photo A faction of Boko Haram, the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), has executed another aid worker with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), abducted in March this year. The terrorists killed Hauwa Leman after a deadline

Red Cross begs FG to secure release of 2 abducted health workers by Boko Haram

Boko Haram members The Red Cross on Sunday appealed to Nigeria Government and to communities and individuals with influence to secure the release of two abducted health workers, as a deadline set by Boko Haram to kill them approached. The

Boko Haram: Red Cross Begs Nigerian Govt To Secure Release Of Abducted Health Workers

  The Red Cross on Sunday appealed to Nigeria Government and to communities and individuals with influence to secure the release of two abducted health workers, as a deadline set by Boko Haram to kill them approached. The International Committee

Army Repels Boko Haram Attack In Borno

File The Nigerian Army has said that troops of sector 3 deployed in operation Lafiya Dole on Friday evening repelled an attack by Boko Haram terrorists on Arege community in Borno state. According to the Army in a statement, several

Air Force bombs Boko Haram training camp

NAF aircraft on a mission The Nigerian Air Force says its Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation Lafiya Dole has destroyed a Boko Haram Terrorist (BHT) Training Camp in Malkonory, and also destroyed a BHT vehicle near Tumbun Rego in

Boko Haram: Defense Headquarters solicits vital information

Boko Haram members The Nigerian Defence Headquarters has appealed to the public to always avail the force with useful information to boost intelligence gathering in the fight against Boko Haram. Brig.-Gen. John Agim, the Acting Director of Information, Defence Headquarters

8 Chadian soldiers killed in clashes with Boko Haram

Chadian soldiers Eight soldiers and 48 Boko Haram militants were killed in clashes in Chad on Wednesday, officials said. The early morning attack took place in Kaiga Kindji in the Lake Chad region, army spokesman Azem Agouna said, adding that

Nigerian Govt Can Prosecute Boko Haram Terrorists Without Involving ICC – Adeogun-Philips

File photo of a Boko Haram vehicle recovered by the Nigerian Army   A former International Criminal Court (ICC) prosecutor, Charles Adeogun-Philips, says the Nigerian government can prosecute Boko Haram terrorists without involving The Hague. He noted that Nigeria’s membership

Air Force destroys Boko Haram meeting venue in Borno

NAF aircraft on a mission The Nigerian Air Force says its Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation Lafiya Dole has destroyed a Boko Haram Terrorist (BHT) meeting venue at Jabullam in NorthernBorno. Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, NAF Director of Public

Nigerian Army Rescues 73 Persons From Boko Haram

  Nigerian soldiers have rescued 73 persons from the Boko Haram terrorists in Borno State. All 73, mainly women and children, were rescued during two clearance operations by soldiers under Operation Lafiya Dole in Gwoza Local Government Area of the