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Boko Haram: Many feared killed in Adamawa fresh attack

Many people were reportedly feared dead and others abducted on Monday night in a fresh attack by Boko Haram insurgents on Pallam community in Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa. Fleeing residents in the community said the attack by suspected [...]

January 16, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror

Boko Haram releases new footage of Chibok girls threatening never to return [VIDEO]

Boko Haram insurgent group has released a new video showing some of the remaining abducted Chibok girls. In the video, one of the girls who spoke for the others vowed not to go back to their parents. According to Saharareporters, [...]

January 15, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror
Declare Miyetti Allah terrorist group

Declare Miyetti Allah terrorist group, — Southern, M-Belt leaders

•Make case for arrest, trial of herdsmen leaders •Insist on restructuring Nigeria; 73 killed in Benue buried •We’ll raise one-million-man army to defend Some of the attendees included… Benue – Unongo Enugu —Politicians, traditional rulers and other stakeholders from the [...]

January 12, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror

DSS gets order to detain 400 Boko Haram suspects for 90 days

A Federal High Court, Abuja yesterday granted permission to the Department of State Services (DSS) to detain 400 Boko Haram suspects for another 90 days at the Kainji camp. The suspects, who have been in the custody for about five [...]

January 10, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror

Suicide bomber kills father, 14 others in Borno

A male suicide bomber blew himself up yesterday at a mosque in Gambouru, Borno State, killing 15 people, including his own father. The suspected Boko Haram attack followed Saturday night’s assault on a military base in neighbouring Yobe State where [...]

January 4, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror

Boko Haram: Nigerian troops rescue over 700 farmers, fishermen in Borno

Over 700 farmers, fishermen and members of their families, who were hitherto held by Boko Haram terrorists as farm workers have fled the various islands in Lake Chad to Monguno Borno State. A statement by Colonel Timothy Antigha, Deputy Director [...]

January 1, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror

Christmas: Boko Haram burn 3 persons to death, abduct woman in Borno

At least three persons were burnt alive while a woman was abducted as Boko Haram militants attempted to overrun Maiduguri, the Borno State capital on Monday, Christmas day. Those killed were drivers who were bringing food items to Maiduguri from [...]

December 26, 2017 Boko Haram And Terror

Fani-Kayode reveals how much Buhari paid to Boko Haram for Chibok girls

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has said that the President Muhammadu Buhari government paid the sum of €3million to the dreaded terrorist group, Boko Haram, for the latest release of a batch of Chibok girls. Fani-Kayode writing on Twitter, [...]

December 23, 2017 Boko Haram And Terror

Gov. Dickson meets Osinbajo, backs $1 billion Boko Haram fund

The Governor of Bayelsa State, Seriake Dickson on Tuesday stated that the Nigeria Governors’ Forum, NGF’s decision to grant federal government permission to utilize $1 billion from the Excess Crude Account for security was taken in good faith. Dickson said [...]

December 20, 2017 Boko Haram And Terror

Niger Delta leaders say extra $1b for B’Haram discriminatory

Federal Government’s plan to spend additional $1billion Excess Crude Account (ECA) fund in the fight against Boko Haram is not going down well with the Niger Delta region and the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). While stakeholders in the region [...]

December 18, 2017 Boko Haram And Terror
Taleveras gives Chibok boy university scholarship

Taleveras gives Chibok boy university scholarship

Chibok boy university scholarship: After being on a wheelchair for four years, Boko Haram child’s victim, Ali Ahmadu, has returned to Nigeria following successful surgery on his legs in Dubai. And his sponsors, Taleveras and Igho Sanomi Foundation,  even had [...]

December 5, 2017 Boko Haram And Terror
Buhari: Boko Haram like dying horse

Buhari: Boko Haram like dying horse

President Muhammadu Buhari has likened  Boko Haram to a dying horse and the insurgents’s campaign of suicide bombings to the horse’s last kicks. He spoke at the commissioning of the Pulaaku Radio in Yola, Adamawa State, on Sunday,where he  was [...]

November 27, 2017 Boko Haram And Terror

The mother who outsmarted Boko Haram for nine months by pretending to be mad

The mother who outsmarted Boko Haram for nine months: The story of the woman who countered extremism with her own extreme measures Hassana was only 12 when her mom gently pushed her into a deep ditch in the backyard one [...]

November 24, 2017 Boko Haram And Terror
Nigeria remains third most terrorised nation, says report

Nigeria remains third most terrorised nation, says report

A global report released yesterday says Nigeria remains one of the three most terrorised nations in the world. The 2017 Global Terrorism Index (GTI) also indicates that killing of innocent people by the Boko Haram insurgents in the North east [...]

November 16, 2017 Boko Haram And Terror
Troops kill dozens of terrorists, lose three soldiers in Borno

Troops kill dozens of terrorists, lose three soldiers in Borno

Troops of the Operation Lafiya Dole in a co-ordinated ground and aerial bombardments with Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Operation Deep Punch have cleared remnants of Boko Haram terrorists from 13 villages of Sambisa Forest at the weekend in Borno State. [...]

November 13, 2017 Boko Haram And Terror

Boko Haram Takes Over!!! Many Wounded As Deadly Bomb Explosion Rocks Top Ancient City In Northern Nigeria

Reports on Sunday night, from Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, revealed that a powerful explosion from the ragtag Boko Haram insurgents, was heard around Muna garage, leaving many wounded. Kabiru Shettima, a resident, who spoke via on phone, said those [...]

October 30, 2017 Boko Haram And Terror
Boko Haram: Air Force to deploy more operational helicopters in Borno

Boko Haram: Air Force to deploy more operational helicopters in Borno

Boko Haram: More military operational helicopters are being expected to be deployed to the theatre of war against insurgency, at the Nigerian Airforce 105 Composite Group Base, in Maiduguri. This was disclosed on Friday by the Chief of Air Staff, [...]

October 28, 2017 Boko Haram And Terror
Stolen IDPs’ food: Ex-PDP chairman, 2 others remanded

Stolen IDPs’ food: Ex-PDP chairman, 2 others remanded

Stolen IDPs’ food:: The Federal High Court. Yola has ordered the remand of former Adamawa PDP Chairman, Alhaji Abdurrahman Bobboi, in prison for allegedly diverting food meant for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs). The court also remanded Mr Sanda Lamurde, a [...]

September 28, 2017 Boko Haram And Terror

BREAKING: I Will Expose El-Rufai’s Role Over Chibok Girls Kidnapping – Aisha Alhassan.

Hajia Amina Alhassan, the Nigerian Minister for Women affairs,  has threatened to expose, Mallam Nasir Elrufai and his role in Chibok girls kidnapping. The Minister said she was surprised that a dirty character like El-rufai could even have the gut [...]

September 10, 2017 Boko Haram And Terror, General, Government and politics
DSS busts multiple Boko Haram plots, 6 kingpins arrested

DSS busts multiple Boko Haram plots, 6 kingpins arrested

The Department of State Services said it foiled sinister plans by terrorists of Boko Haram   to cause mayhem and destruction during  the Eid-Kabir  festivities between 1 September and 4 September. The secretive agency said the plan by the terror group [...]

September 10, 2017 Boko Haram And Terror
Nigeria’s Super Tucano jets include guided bombs, rockets

Nigeria’s Super Tucano jets include guided bombs, rockets

Paveway 11 guided bombs, laser-guided rockets and infrared sensors are being sold to Nigeria by the United States government, along with the 12 Super Tucano fighter jets, expected to aid the military in ending the eight year-old Boko Haram insurgency [...]

September 8, 2017 Boko Haram And Terror
5m people escape from ISIS

5m people escape from ISIS

The Pentagon says five million innocent people have been liberated from the Islamic State (ISIS) in Iraq and Syria since the U.S.-led air campaign against the terrorist group in 2014. Pentagon spokesman Navy Capt. Jeff Davis said this in a [...]

August 9, 2017 Boko Haram And Terror
Buratai, others relocate to Maiduguri

Buratai, others relocate to Maiduguri

The nation’s military chiefs are to move back to the Maiduguri command centre to consolidate the gains against Boko Haram insurgency. The Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, made this known while answering questions from State House correspondents after a closed-door [...]

July 28, 2017 Boko Haram And Terror
UNIMAID, NNPC Staff And CJTF Ambushed By Boko Haram In Borno

UNIMAID, NNPC Staff And CJTF Ambushed By Boko Haram In Borno

Information reaching Hope For Nigeria desk this morning reveals that in the late hours of Tuesday, July 25, suspected members of the Boko Haram Terrorist group ambushed a team of Oil exploration workers, killing some of them, while others are [...]

July 26, 2017 Boko Haram And Terror
Buratai orders troops to capture Shekau dead or alive

Buratai orders troops to capture Shekau dead or alive

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has directed Maj.-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru, the Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, Maiduguri, to capture Abubakar Shekau, self-styled leader of the Boko Haram sect, “dead or alive”. Buratai further directed the Theatre commander [...]

July 22, 2017 Boko Haram And Terror
Army rescues Boko Haram terrorist

Army rescues Boko Haram terrorist

Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole fighting insurgency in the North-East, have rescued Abba Mustapha, an injured suspected Boko Haram terrorist after heavy bombardment in Ngala in Borno. Lt. Col. Kingsley Samuel, Deputy Director, Army Public Relations Department, made the disclosure [...]

July 22, 2017 Boko Haram And Terror
Explosions rock Maiduguri again

Explosions rock Maiduguri again

Powerful multiple explosions rocked Maiduguri on Tuesday night barely 24 hours after suicide attacks in the city killed 12 persons, including the bombers. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that at least six explosions occurred between 10:45 pm and [...]

July 19, 2017 Boko Haram And Terror
Female suicide bomber kills 10 in Maiduguri mosque

Female suicide bomber kills 10 in Maiduguri mosque

A female suicide bomber struck early Monday morning, killing 10 worshippers who came for prayers at a mosque in Maiduguri, Borno State. The incident came on day after Borno State Police command said two boys, aged 8 and 10, came [...]

July 17, 2017 Boko Haram And Terror
Suicide bombers kill 11 in Maiduguri outskirts

Suicide bombers kill 11 in Maiduguri outskirts

No fewer than 11 persons were killed in multiple suicide bombing on Tuesday night in the outskirts of Maiduguri, the latest campaign of terror by Boko Haram. A reliable security source, who pleaded anonymity, told NAN that the first and [...]

July 12, 2017 Boko Haram And Terror
Escapees Chibok schoolgirls read letter to Donald Trump

Escapees Chibok schoolgirls read letter to Donald Trump

Joy Bishara and Lydia Pogu, two of the Chibok schoolgirls, who escaped from Boko Haram captivity in 2014, read a letter applauding U.S. President Donald Trump during a recent visit to the White House. The White House released more photos [...]

July 9, 2017 Boko Haram And Terror
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