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Mama Boko Haram speaks on insurgents’ intention to surrender

Aisha Wakil, better known as “Mama Boko Haram” has disclosed that members of Musab al-Barnawi faction of Boko Haram were ready to surrender. Recall that Wakil had on Friday disclosed Boko Haram’s intention for the abducted Yobe girls.  However, speaking with [...]

March 4, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror

From Chibok to Dapchi: Sad tale of the girl child

From Chibok to Dapchi: It would seem that the pun about Nigerians now waking up, daily, and wondering what exactly will be the next bad news, seems to be sticking, no longer as a joke but reality. And so it [...]

March 3, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror

Boko Haram terrorists release video of execution of ‘drug dealers’

The Abubakar Shekau-led faction of the Boko Haram sect has released a video of the execution of drug dealers. The video showed some men bounded by the sect while being whipped mercilessly amid cheers from a local crowd. Before their [...]

March 2, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror

Many feared killed as Boko Haram attacks Rann

Many persons were feared killed Thursday night after Boko Haram sect launched a late evening attack on Rann, the headquarters of Kala Balge local government area of Borno State, sources said. It was gathered that a village, where hundreds of [...]

March 2, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror

DSS DG, Daura reveals why govt negotiated with Boko Haram

Lawal Daura, Director-General of the Department of State Services (DSS), has given insight into why government negotiated with Boko Haram for the release of abducted lecturers of the University of Maiduguri and 10 women from captivity. Daura disclosed that negotiating [...]

February 27, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror

Tambuwal pledges assistance to children orphaned by Boko Haram

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State  has pledged to assist a school established by a philanthropist, Alhaji Umarun Kwabo,  to cater for more than 150 children orphaned by the notorious Boko Haram sect. A statement issued on Sunday in Sokoto [...]

February 26, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror

Names of missing Dapchi school girls revealed ‎(SEE LIST)

The names school girls abducted from Government School in Dapchi by Boko Haram has been released. The girls were declared missing after an attack by terrorists on the school in Dapchi, Yobe State, earlier this week.   Only 104 names [...]

February 25, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror

Why we don’t know number of Yobe school missing students – FG

The Federal Government has said that it lacks the accurate figure of missing secondary school girls in Dapchi, Yobe State. It said the number had become a mystery due to the nature of the attack on the school. Speaking to [...]

February 23, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror

We Were Close to Arresting Shekau, But an ‘Order from Above’ Halted Operation – Soldier

The leader of insurgent group Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau, has again escaped from being captured by men of the Nigerian Army. According to the BBC, Shekau escaped from his hideout inside the Sambisa Forest, leaving behind some of his clothing, [...]

February 22, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror

Presidency confirms Yobe school girls have been rescued

The Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on New Media, Bashir Ahmad, has confirmed that the abducted Yobe school girls have been rescued. Ahmad wrote on Twitter: “The Yobe State Government hereby informs the public that the girls at Government [...]

February 22, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror

Military rescues 94 abducted Yobe schoolgirls

Military rescues 94 abducted Yobe schoolgirls: Over 50 the girls were kidnapped last Monday by suspected Boko Haram terrorists from Government Girls Science Technical College (GGSTC). The military has reportedly rescued the abducted Yobe schoolgirls. The girls were found rescued [...]

February 22, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror

FG reveals why it’s freeing 475 Boko Haram suspects

Following the mass trial of hundreds of suspected Boko Haram extremists before a court at the Kainji military base in central Niger state, the Ministry of Justice on Sunday announced the release of 475 suspected members of Boko Haram on [...]

February 19, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror

Nigeria frees 475 Boko Haram suspects for lack of evidence

Nigeria has freed another 475 Boko Haram suspects following a series of mass trials in which most cases were dropped for lack of evidence, the justice ministry said Sunday. Over the course of the week, hundreds of suspected Boko Haram [...]

February 19, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror

Buratai charges troops to get Shekau dead or alive

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has again charged troops to capture Abubakar Shekau, the factional leader of the Boko Haram terrorists group, alive or dead. Buratai gave the charge at Camp Zairo, the former Command and Control [...]

February 19, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror

Army rescue 46 captives, destroy fortified Boko Haram camp in Sambisa

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday said its troops had rescued 46 captives and destroyed a highly fortified Boko Haram insurgents’ camp deep inside Sambisa forest as part of its ongoing “clearance operation” . Col. Onyeama Nwachukwu, the Deputy Director, Army [...]

February 13, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror

14-yr-old girl escapes suicide mission twice after abduction

14-year-old Falmata has narrated how she escaped death after she was sent on two separate suicide missions by two different sects of deadly Boko Haram. Falmata narrated how she was first abducted by the insurgents at age 13 and escaped [...]

February 11, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror

I’m ready to die – Boko Haram leader, Shekau gives up

Abubakar Shekau, elusive leader of Boko Haram insurgents has said he is tired of the “calamity” that has befallen his sect. In a video he released in Hausa on Wednesday, the Boko Haram leader said it’s better to die and [...]

February 8, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror
Blod sucking Fulani

Police Hail Blood Drinking Fulani Kidnapper As He Assembles AK-47 Gun

This is very shameful. A video footage is currently trending online showing how a 25-year old Fulani kidnap kingpin, Ibrahim Umar, was being hailed by police officers as he stunned them by assembling an AK-47 rifle withing minutes. The kidnapper [...]

January 29, 2018 Boko Haram And Terror

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