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Boko Haram: BBOG Campaigner, U.S. Rep Insists Trump Lacks Compassion

The Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) campaigner and United States Congresswoman, Frederica Wilson, has  maintained that President Donald Trump’s condolence call to the widow of Sergeant David Johnson who died in a Boko Haram ambush in Niger last week, Myeshia, showed lack of compassion. Wilson, in a statement Wednesday night, said despite Trump’s criticism of […]

31 fishermen killed by Boko Haram in Borno

Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno on Tuesday confirmed that Boko Haram insurgents had killed 31 fishermen at Baga in Kukawa Local Government Area of the state. Shettima made the confirmation at the presentation of relief materials donated to the state by the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to the Internally Displaced Persons in […]

Police arrest five Boko Haram fighters in Kano

Barely two days after the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Burutai ordered the Nigerian troop to arrest the leader of the terrorist group; Boko Haram, Ibrahim Shekau, the Police in Kano State have arrested five suspected Boko Haram terrorists in Gayawa village of Ungoggo Local Government Area of the state. Kano State Police […]

Jonathan defeated Boko Haram before handover, says Dasuki

Despite the Boko Haram taking over several territory including about 16 local government areas in the North-East, during the Goodluck Jonathan’s administration, embattled former National Security Adviser (NSA) said the immediate past government deserved a feather in its hat for defeating the group. Speaking from detention where he is being held for allegedly mismanaging an estimated […]

Female suicide bombers again hit Maiduguri, kill 19

Nineteen people have now been confirmed dead after four female suicide bombers detonated their explosives in Maiduguri, northeast Nigeria, police said. In a monitored report by AFP, Borno State Police Commissioner, Damian Chukwu said the bombers had targeted mourners at a funeral ceremony in the suburb of Molai Kolemari on Tuesday night. Most of the […]

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Nigerian army rounds off 700 famished Boko Haram fighters

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Monday, said 700 Boko Haram insurgents around the fringes of Sambisa Forest in Borno surrendered to troops. Buratai disclosed this during a Photo/Arts Exhibition which was part of activities to mark the week-long Nigerian Army Day Celebration (NADCEL). The Army Chief said “a short while ago, […]

Govt alone can’t solve Farmers- Herdsmen Clash- Gen. Abdulsalami

Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar Govt alone can’t solve Farmers- Herdsmen Clash- Gen. Abdulsalami Olabode Adaramola A former Military Head of State, General Abdulsalami A. Abubakar, has said that the solution to the persistent bloody clash between herdsmen and farmers across the country should not be left to government alone. The former military leader turned -farmer, said […]

IBB, lauds Buhari over Chibok school girls freedom

IBB, lauds Buhari over Chibok school girls freedom Oabode Adaramola. Former Military President, General Ibrahim B. Babangida,, has expressed his happiness at the release of 21 Chibok school girls and rejoiced with the families, people of Nigeria and indeed federal government over the development The former Nigeria Leader , in a Press statement, said It […]

21 Chibok Girls Abducted by Boko Haram Released…Govt confirms Report

21 Chibok Girls Abducted by Boko Haram Released Twenty-one girls of Government Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State, who were abducted in the dead of the night two years ago by the Boko Haram sect have reportedly been found. A report by Sahara Reporters on Thursday said the girls were handed over to the Federal Government after they were picked […]