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Nigerian troops repel Boko Haram attack in Monguno

Residents of Monguno town could not hide their joy after military repelled an attempt by Boko Haram insurgents to wrecked havoc on the town on Saturday, sources said. According to a reliable source, residents came out to show appreciation after troops successfully repelled the...

81 massacres as Boko Haram militants takes over Borno state

Some residents of Maiduguri said they got information of the attack on Zowo, Gubio Local Government Area of Borno State around the Lake Chad region late Tuesday. Dozens of Boko Haram terrorists were said to have invaded the community on Tuesday evening on motorcycles and...

Bloody field: 69 villagers massacred by Boko Haram in Borno attack

Roughly 69 persons have been killed in an attack on a community in the northern part of Borno by Boko Haram terrorists, according to witnesses. Some residents of Maiduguri said they received information on the attack on Zowo, Gubio Local Government around the Lake Chad...

Nigeria military airstrikes destroy Boko Haram bandits’ camps, weapons in Zamfara

Airstrikes conducted by the Air Component of the Operation Hadarin Daji, have destroyed bandits’ camps and weapons at Tsibiri and Manya in Zurmi Local Government Area of Zamfara State, the Armed Forces of Nigeria has said. Scores of the armed bandits were killed in the...

Boko Haram tip commanders, Saad Karami ‘surrenders’ to Nigerian troops

Malam Adamu Yahaya (AKA Saad Karami), said to be a prominent Boko Haram fighter has voluntarily surrendered to troops of 242 Battalion in Monguno. The military said Yahaya led the last attack on troops in Baga town. Yahaya, according to a statement by the...

Troops Ambush Terrorists in Mainok-Jakana Area

Troops of Sector 1, Operation LAFIYA DOLE have successfully staged an ambush at identified Boko Haram terrorists crossing point at Mainok-Jakana axis in kaga local government area of Borno State at about 1830 hours on the 13th of May 2020. So far, 9 Boko Haram...

Niger says 75 Boko Haram insurgents killed in border-region security operations

NIAMEY, May 13 (Reuters) - Nigerien and allied forces from neighbouring states killed 75 Boko Haram insurgents in security operations earlier this week in the region where the borders of Niger, Nigeria and Chad converge, Niger’s defence ministry said. The Islamist Boko Haram insurgency erupted...

ISWAP Attacks: Nigerian Military Arrests 28 Foreign Informants, Local Terrorist Collaborators

The Nigerian military has arrested 28 informants leaking operational secrets to the Boko Haram terrorists. Intelligence sources revealed that the suspects who are of local and foreign nationals are currently under investigation. This is following the attacks by the Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP)...

Military fighter jets destroy terrorists’ abode in Borno – DHQ

The Defence Headquarters says the Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD), has destroyed compounds housing Boko Haram Terrorists’ (BHTs’) leaders at Bulawa on the fringes of the Sambisa Forest in Borno. The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, disclosed this in a...

Nigeria, Chad military anti-terrorism taskforce agree to sustain attacks on Boko Haram

Nigeria and the Republic of Chad yesterday agreed to sustain the tempo to the defeat suffered by Boko Haram where five bases of the terror group in both countries were destroyed.  The Minister of Defence, Maj.-Gen. Bashir Magashi (retd), said this at the bilateral meeting...
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