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The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, has informed Nigerians that the military will soon launch an operation in Northern Borno and Yobe to ensure that residents return to their various communities. According to him, the army would...
Reports have confirmed that four suicide bombers struck Mairanti, a village located near Maiduguri in Borno State on Thursday night. An explosion was heard at about 10 pm when most residents were in their homes. However, the suicide bombers...
The Borno Police Command has confirmed that security operatives have thwarted suicide attacks by three Boko Haram members in Bama Local Government Area of the state. According to the command, three of the suicide bombers were neutralized by troops before...
According to the Pentagon, 12 US soldiers have trained Nigerian troops fighting against Boko Haram on a six-week advice-and-assist mission in Jaji, Kaduna State. The U.S. Department of Defence revealed that the 26th Infantry of the Nigerian Army might be...
A Boko Haram faction known as Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) has disclosed why the kidnapped Dapchi girls from Government Girls' Technical College, in Yobe State were released. In an audio recording obtained by SaharaReporters, it was revealed that...
On Tuesday, the Police in Borno  said four female suicide bombers were killed while trying to sneak into Maiduguri metropolis. Victor Isuku,the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the state, confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria in...
On Tuesday, Suspected Boko Haram sect attacked Sasawa village in Damaturu Local Government Area of Yobe. Mr Abdulmaliki Sumonu, the Commissioner of Police in the state, confirmed to newsmen that the village was attacked on Tuesday night. “The attack happened on Tuesday...
On Thursday, Gov. Kashim Shettima of Borno disclosed that the number of children in the state orphaned by Boko Haram insurgency in the Northeast are 52, 311. Shettima said this in Maiduguri during the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding...
After a protest by some Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, under the aegis of the Bama Initiative for Human Development (BIHD) and All Bama Youths Development Association (ABYD), over the poor condition of their camp on Sunday, they were remanded...
It was confirmed by the Chief Imam of Rann, Ba’liman Goni Guja that the military has released 9 corpses of IDPs attacked on the farm at Daima village, between Rann and Tilam on Wednesday. Ba’liman whodisclosed that some of the...