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Terrorists Abduct Nigerian Soldier’s Wife, Six Others In Kaduna

Terrorists Abduct Nigerian Soldier’s Wife, Six Others In Kaduna

Gunmen suspected to be bandits on Tuesday night struck at the Millennium City, Kaduna where they kidnapped the wife of a military officer and six others at the Keke ‘A’ and Keke B communities. According to Vanguard, people in the [...]

June 23, 2022 Boko Haram And Terror
Senate Alerts Military On Terrorists’ Enclaves In Kwara, Niger

Senate Alerts Military On Terrorists’ Enclaves In Kwara, Niger

The Senate has identified terrorists’ enclaves in communities within three local government areas of Kwara and Niger States, respectively. Accordingly, the red chamber, on Tuesday, urged the Military to carry out a comprehensive onslaught against bandits and criminal elements within [...]

June 23, 2022 Boko Haram And Terror
Fulani Terrorists With Helicopter Attack Southern Kaduna.

Fulani Terrorists With Helicopter Attack Southern Kaduna.

Inhabitants of Adara community in the southern part of Kaduna State have said that about 32 persons lost their lives in an alleged helicopter-aided attack by terrorists, who razed houses, including Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA) in the area. Adara leaders said [...]

June 10, 2022 Boko Haram And Terror
Boko Haram Terrorists Are Either Stupid Or Don’t Know God

Boko Haram Terrorists Are Either Stupid Or Don’t Know God

President Muhammadu Buhari says Boko Haram terrorists are either stupid or do not know God. Buhari questioned how the terrorists kill innocent people and shout ‘Allah Akbar’ (God is great), saying it might be because of their stupidity. The President [...]

April 21, 2022 Boko Haram And Terror
Six Nigerians Convicted For Sponsoring Boko Haram Terrorism

Six Nigerians Convicted For Sponsoring Boko Haram Terrorism

The United States has sanctioned six Nigerians convicted by an Abu Dhabi Federal Court of Appeal in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) over alleged funding of Boko Haram terrorism. The convicts were tried and convicted in 2019 after being found [...]

March 26, 2022 Boko Haram And Terror
West African Coastal Terror Attacks: Just tip of the iceberg

West African Coastal Terror Attacks: Just tip of the iceberg

Violent extremism is escalating in West Africa’s coastal states. This is terrifying for citizens but is just the tip of the insurgency iceberg. Under the surface lies a covert network that ensures terrorism continues in the region. Evidence is emerging [...]

March 10, 2022 Africa, Boko Haram And Terror
200 terrorists killed in three days in Niger State

200 terrorists killed in three days in Niger State

At least 200 bandits have been killed in Niger State in the past three days in security operations, an official has said. The state’s Commissioner for Local Government, Community Development, Chieftaincy Affairs and Internal Security, Emmanuel Umar, said this on Wednesday. Mary [...]

March 3, 2022 Boko Haram And Terror
Groups Backing Terrorism In Nigeria, Africa

Groups Backing Terrorism In Nigeria, Africa

The National Security Adviser, NSA, Babagana Monguno, has identified three religious groups as organisations backing terrorism activities in Nigeria and other Sahel countries. Speaking at the 14th Workshop of the League of Ulamas, Preachers and Imams of Sahel countries in [...]

December 15, 2021 Boko Haram And Terror
Hundreds Of Repentant Boko Haram Terrorists Riot In Borno

Hundreds Of Repentant Boko Haram Terrorists Riot In Borno

Hundreds of Nigerian Boko Haram terrorists who are being held in a camp in Borno State after surrendering to the military rioted on Wednesday to demand the right to slaughter cows for meat, AFP reports. The riot prompted residents in [...]

November 19, 2021 Boko Haram And Terror
Boko Haram Seizes Shiroro, Rafi LGAs In Niger State

Boko Haram Seizes Shiroro, Rafi LGAs In Niger State

Boko Haram terrorists have taken over five communities in Rafi and Shiroto Local Government Areas of Niger state, an official of the state said. Alhaji Ahmed Matane, Secretary to the State Government disclosed this in an interview with News Agency [...]

November 16, 2021 Boko Haram And Terror
Boko Haram terrorists suffer heavy loss in Pulka

Boko Haram terrorists suffer heavy loss in Pulka

Troops of Operation Hadin Kai (OPHK) have inflicted heavy casualty on Boko Haram and Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists in an ambush in Pulka general area, the Nigerian Army has disclosed. The Director, Army Public Relations, Brig.-Gen. [...]

November 12, 2021 Boko Haram And Terror
Boko Haram Fighters Ambush Nigerian Security Operatives

Boko Haram Fighters Ambush Nigerian Security Operatives

Militants of the Islamic State-backed faction of Boko Haram, the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), formerly known as Jamā’at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da’wah wa’l-Jihād, have killed two policemen and a soldier during an ambush in Borno State. Multiple military sources [...]

November 3, 2021 Boko Haram And Terror
6 Girls Escape From Terrorists’ Camp With 9 Children

6 Girls Escape From Terrorists’ Camp With 9 Children

Governor Babagana Umara Zulum, has reportedly received another set of six girls who escapes from Boko Haram terrorists, with one of them pregnant. They were said to have been kidnapped at various locations by terrorists during attacks in northeast Nigeria. [...]

October 13, 2021 Boko Haram And Terror
Buhari Government Not Name Sponsors Of Boko Haram Now

Buhari Government Not Name Sponsors Of Boko Haram Now

The Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami on Wednesday gave the reason why President Muhammadu Buhari’s government has not published the names of Boko Haram sponsors. He said the Buhari government took the decision so as not to endanger [...]

September 23, 2021 Boko Haram And Terror
ISWAP, Boko Haram Clash In Borno, 27 Terrorists Killed

ISWAP, Boko Haram Clash In Borno, 27 Terrorists Killed

Scores of ISWAP and Boko Haram members have been killed during a deadly clash between the terrorist groups in Northern Abadam, Borno State. According to a news agency, PRNigeria, Boko Haram militants who had planned to surrender came under heavy [...]

August 27, 2021 Boko Haram And Terror
Niger: At least 16 soldiers killed in Boko Haram attack

Niger: At least 16 soldiers killed in Boko Haram attack

Hundreds of Boko Haram fighters have attacked a military post in southern Niger, killing 16 soldiers and wounding nine more, the defence ministry says. About 50 attackers from the group were killed in the resulting combat in the West African [...]

August 26, 2021 Boko Haram And Terror
Borno Governor: We Should Accept The Terrorists’ Surrender

Borno Governor: We Should Accept The Terrorists’ Surrender

Babagana Zulum, Borno governor, has said he has been attacked by Boko Haram insurgents “more than 40 to 50 times”. Speaking on Tuesday while briefing state house correspondents after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Zulum said [...]

August 25, 2021 Boko Haram And Terror
Welfare Programme For ‘Repentant’ Boko Haram Commanders

Welfare Programme For ‘Repentant’ Boko Haram Commanders

The Muhammadu Buhari-led government has been funding another secret programme aimed at rehabilitating and integrating the “repentant” Boko Haram terrorists into the society. The program titled “Sulhu” was exposed in a report by The New Humanitarian. The media outlet stated [...]

August 24, 2021 Boko Haram And Terror
Boko Haram Cameroon attack kills five soldiers

Boko Haram Cameroon attack kills five soldiers

Boko Haram islamists killed five Cameroonian soldiers and a civilian in an attack in the far north of the country, the defence ministry said Tuesday. The attack took place on Monday night near the border with Nigeria, where operations by [...]

July 28, 2021 Boko Haram And Terror
Boko Haram Attacks Adamawa Villages, Many Killed

Boko Haram Attacks Adamawa Villages, Many Killed

Boko Haram terrorists on Wednesday morning attacked communities in Adamawa state, killing scores of people, local sources have reported. The terrorists reportedly stormed Dabna village, in the Hong local Government Area, according a fleeing survivor. He said, “They (Boko Haram) came [...]

July 8, 2021 Boko Haram And Terror
Nigerian Army urges Boko Haram terrorists to surrender

Nigerian Army urges Boko Haram terrorists to surrender

The Nigerian Army has urged remnants of the Boko Haram terrorists to surrender and embrace peace. The General Officer Commanding (GOC), 7 Division, Nigerian Army, Brig.-Gen. A.A. Eyitayo, made the call at a feast organised for journalists by the army [...]

June 14, 2021 Boko Haram And Terror
Troops repel Boko Haram attack on Maiduguri

Troops repel Boko Haram attack on Maiduguri

Troops of the Nigerian military have repelled a Tuesday evening attack on Maiduguri by suspected Boko Haram insurgents. Heavy shootings were heard at about 6 p.m. when the insurgents attacked the outskirts of Jiddari Polo neighbourhood of Maiduguri, the capital [...]

May 12, 2021 Boko Haram And Terror, Military
Nigerian troops repel Boko Haram in deadly battle

Nigerian troops repel Boko Haram in deadly battle

Gallant troops of the Nigerian Army 112 Battalion deployed at Ajiri in Borno State on Sunday successful repelled a deadly Boko Haram attack on their location. Military insiders familiar with the matter said the terrorists descended on the location held by Company [...]

May 4, 2021 Boko Haram And Terror
Boko Haram now occupying Niger communities

Boko Haram now occupying Niger communities

The Niger State government says Boko Haram has hoisted its flags in Kaure and Shiroro local government areas of the state. The North-central state is about 140km to the Federal Capital Territory, Nigeria’s seat of power. Governor Abubakar Sani Bello, [...]

April 27, 2021 Boko Haram And Terror
Boko Haram Sacks Military Base In Borno

Boko Haram Sacks Military Base In Borno

Militants from the Islamic State-backed faction of Boko Haram, the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), formerly known as Jamā’at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da’wah wa’l-Jihād on Sunday attacked a Nigerian Army location at 156 Battalion in Mainok area, Borno State, killing [...]

April 26, 2021 Boko Haram And Terror
Geidam under Boko Haram attack

Geidam under Boko Haram attack

Suspected Boko Haram terrorists are currently attacking Geidam, the headquarters of Geidam Local Government Area of Yobe State and hometown of the acting Inspector-General of the Police, Baba Alkali. Hopefornigeriaonline’s correspondent could hear sounds of heavy gunfire as he spoke [...]

April 24, 2021 Boko Haram And Terror
Borno’s Damasak Town Comes Under Boko Haram Attack

Borno’s Damasak Town Comes Under Boko Haram Attack

Damasak town in the Mobbar Local Government Area of Borno State has again come under Boko Haram attack on Tuesday.  A military source told Hopefornigeriaonline that the terrorists have, however, been repelled by the soldiers of 145 Battalion. He said [...]

April 14, 2021 Boko Haram And Terror
Terrorists kill seven, displace 5,000 in Adamawa

Terrorists kill seven, displace 5,000 in Adamawa

Adamawa State Emergency Management Agency (ADSEMA) has confirmed that Boko Haram terrorists killed seven people, including three children, and displaced about 5,000 people when they attacked Hong Local Council in Adamawa State on Friday. Stating this yesterday in Yola, secretary [...]

April 12, 2021 Boko Haram And Terror
Boko Haram Burns UN Facilities In Borno, Attacks Workers

Boko Haram Burns UN Facilities In Borno, Attacks Workers

The Boko Haram fighters, in a fresh wave of attacks, invaded Damasak town in Borno State on Saturday, setting fire on United Nations facilities and forcing humanitarian workers to flee for their lives. SaharaReporters learnt that the terrorists, aided by [...]

April 12, 2021 Boko Haram And Terror
Nigeria Air Force dismisses Boko Haram video

Nigeria Air Force dismisses Boko Haram video

The Nigerian Air Force has dismissed a video by Boko Haram where the terror group claimed it shot down a missing alpha jet. The air force had declared the jet missing during an operation against the terrorists in Borno on Wednesday. On [...]

April 3, 2021 Boko Haram And Terror