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FINALLY !!!!Boko Haram surrender in Cameroon

About 60 members of the  Boko Haram Islamist group and have surrendered to authorities in northern Cameroon. After spending two years with Boko Haram, the men decided to flee with their families and hand themselves in, according to several men who had surrendered and spoke to journalists at a ceremony …

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Lake Chad withdraws troops fighting against Boko Haram

Lake Chad has withdrawn its troops from neighbouring Niger, where they were helping local forces fight Boko Haram Islamist militants, humanitarian sources and officials said. The pull-out over the past two weeks could weaken a region-wide struggle against the militants who have killed tens of thousands of people, forced many …

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Boko Haram sect kill five persons in Borno

Five people were killed in a suicide bomb attack when Boko Haram raided a remote village in northeast Nigeria, a civilian militia member and the emergency services said Thursday. Ibrahim Liman, from the Civilian Joint Taskforce, said the attack happened at Belbelu village, near Kayamla, in the Konduga area of …

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Nigerian Army take over Borno State from Boko Haram

The Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, a counter insurgency operation in North-east Nigeria, Ibrahim Attahiru has confirmed that the Nigerian Army have taken over every local government area in Borno State. Mr. Attahiru, a major general, said the activities of the troops under his command have brought “despondency” on …

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Nigerian Army crush down 40 Boko Haram members

The Nigerian Army said it had killed a total of 40 Boko Haram insurgents, arrested 18 and rescued about 230 victims during combat in Sambisa forest in the last one month. The Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj.-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru, on Wednesday, told a press conference at the Command …

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Brief history of Boko Haram

Nigeria’s Boko Haram started as an Islamic anti-corruption group that became a violent, IS-affiliated movement whose insurgency has threatened stability in the Lake Chad region. But the Nigerian authorities say they are now rolling back the group and thousands of suspected members of the group were due to go on …

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2300 Boko Haram members to face trial behind closed doors on Monday

At least 2,300 suspected Boko Haram members are expected to appear in court from Monday in unprecedented mass trials to be held behind closed doors. The defendants have all been picked up and held in detention since the start of the conflict eight years ago, which has left at least …

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Judge withdraws from the case of Boko Haram suspects

A Federal High Court Judge, John Tsoho, on Tuesday withdrew from the trial of eight Boko Haram terror suspects charged to his court. The judge made the decision following an application by six of the defendants asking that their case be transferred from his court. The defendants are facing trial …

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UNIMAID lecturers in Boko Haram captivity for 69 days

Four lecturers of the University of Maiduguri, Borno State, who were abducted by Boko Haram in the Magumeri area of Borno State during an oil exploration have spent 69 days in captivity. This is just as the Defence Heaquarters, Abuja, said the military was still making efforts to rescue the …

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BREAKING !!! Top Boko Haram leader arrested in Ondo State

Another Boko Haram leader, identified as Mohammed Basha, was arrested by the Ondo State Police Command in the Isua Akoko area of the Akoko South-East Local Government Area of Ondo State on Sunday. This came six days after one of the leaders of the deadly sect, Idris Babawo, aka Dikko, …

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OFFICIAL:Wanted Boko Haram official arrested

The military authorities announced on Tuesday that a high-value target in the Boko Haram war has been captured by the police in Ondo State. The Director of Army Public Relations, Sani Usman, made the announcement in a statement in Maiduguri. According to the spokesperson, Idris Ibrahim Babawo, a top Boko …

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Trial of over 1, 600 alleged Boko Haram members begins October 9 – Nigerian Govt.

The trial of suspected terrorists in Nigeria will continue  in October, trial of various cases of alleged terrorism were suspended since the annual vacation of judges across the country began in July. The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Shehu Malami, said the trials will now begin on …

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1,670 Boko Haram suspects to be prosecuted in Niger

The Federal Government on Sunday rolled out its plans on how to handle the cases suspected  Boko Haram terror group members, totaling 2,541, currently detained at  Wawa Barracks in Kainji, Niger State, and Maiduguri prison in Borno State. The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami, said in …

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We will destroy Boko Haram completely – Nigerian Army

The Nigerian Army has debunked the news that  Boko Haram is still holding seven local governments in Borno State, as not only an attempt to propagate falsehood but a futile effort to give a wrong information members of the public. The army in a statement by Onyema Nwachukwu, said contrary …

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Boko Haram sect kills Islamic cleric in Borno

An Islamic cleric at Kurumari village in Magumeri Local Government Area of the state was killed by members of the Boko Haram sect among 16 other persons, this was confirmed by the Police Public Relations Officer, Mr. Victor, said this in a statement issued in Maiduguri. He said, “On September …

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Nigerian Soldier Fighting Boko Haram Shares Heartbreaking Photos of the Grave he sleeps

He Shared this on his Page, The things we do for the Love of our People and Country.. May God Grant our Soldiers long live, Amen… see another photo below!

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Top Boko Haram commander turns himself in to Borno Police

A top Boko Haram commander together with other members of the group had surrendered to the the Borno State Police command. This was confirmed in  a statement made by, DSP Victor Isuku, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO),in Maiduguri that the insurgents unconditionally surrendered to men of the command. “The …

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Boko Haram sect hoist flags in Borno

Two flags have been hoisted by the Boko Haram terrorists on some buildings in the Zanari area of Borno State, which borders the Lake Chad, according to the Nigerian Air Force. NAF added that its fighter aircraft – the F-7Ni and the Alpha Jet – thereafter struck the buildings and killed …

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Boko Haram insurgents surrender to NSCDC

The Borno Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), on Monday said six Boko Haram insurgents had surrendered to the corps. The Spokesperson for the command, Mr Bulus James, made the disclosure in a statement in Maiduguri. James further disclosed that the repented insurgents surrendered to the …

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MNJTF Commander appreciates Nigeria troops effort in fighting Boko Haram

The Force Commander, Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF),Maj.-Gen. Lucky Irabor has commended troops of sector 1 Task Force in Cameroon for their relentless effort in fighting the Boko Haram terrorists. He said this when he paid an operational visit on the troops in Mora in Cameroon Republic. Col. Mustapha Anka …

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