30 killed in shooting spree at funeral in Borno

Suspected Boko Haram insurgents have killed at least 30 people in a shooting at a funeral in Borno State state, a security source and a resident said yesterday. Borno is the epicenter of the Boko Haram and related Islamic State in West Africa (ISWA) insurgency. The conflict has...

Military has caged Boko Haram – Abubakar, CAS

Chief of Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshall Sadique Abubakar, has said that military operations in the north had yielded positive results by caging Boko Haram insurgents to one section of the North East. He disclosed this in an interview with journalists after he delivered the second...

Boko-Haram: soldiers kill one terrorist, rescue 2 women, 6 children in Borno

The Nigerian Army yesterday, said its soldiers engaged in the ongoing counterinsurgency fight in the North East have killed one terrorist and recovered several arms and ammunition from them. The soldiers from 121Battalion in conjunction with hunters while on clearance operations...

NSCDC nabs Boko Haram bomb materials supplier in Borno

Operatives of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Borno State yesterday confirmed the arrest of Aliyu Muhammed, a 24 year-old suspected Boko Haram Improvised Explosive Device (IED) logistics supplier in Maiduguri, the capital of the state. The NSCDC...

MJTF troops kill 40 Boko Haram terrorists in Borno

The Multi-National Joint Task Force (MNJTF), a regional military operation, has said its troops killed 40 Boko Haram terrorists and destroyed six gun trucks in an offensive against the insurgents in a Borno border town at the weekend. MNJTF spokesman, Col. Timothy Antigha, in a...

Leah Sharibu becomes martyr

The only Christian girl, Leah Sharibu who was abducted among other Student by the Boko Haram terrorist group is dead. Leah has remained resolute in her Christian faith and refused to convert to Islam. Her matter generated public debate in international Community . While some...

Boko Haram: 3 soldiers, scores of terrorists killed in Borno shootout

The Military yesterday said that three of its soldiers lost their lives in a shootout with the Boko Haram terror group in Borno State. The assistant director, army public relations, theater command, Col. Onyeama Nwachukwu, who made this known in a statement, said the soldiers...

Christmas tragedy : Boko Haram sacrifices 13 soldiers, 1 policeman in Borno

Few weeks after 23 soldiers were shot dead by Boko Haram terrorists, the Nigerian Amy has suffered another tragedy as 13 soldiers were killed by the terror group in an ambush on Christmas day. Also killed was a policeman . The soldiers were said to be on escort duty along the...

IRT offers most wanted Boko Haram Commander, Abdulmalik as Christmas gift to Nigerians

The Inspector – General of Police( IGP )Intelligence Response Team ( IRT ) has arrested most wanted Boko Haram leader, Umar Abdulmalik , and offered him as a Christmas gift to Umar Abdulmali, an explosives expert, specialised in armed robbery, assassination and the...

Book Haram – IGP deploys 2000 Policemen to North East

The Inspector -General of Police IGP Ibrahim Idris has deployed additional 2000 Police Mobile Force (PMF) and Counter Terrorism Units (CTU) Personnel of the Force and the Sniffer Dog Sections to the North East for purely Military duties to fight Boko Haram insurgency under the...
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