Boko Haram: DSS uncovers plot to attack Kano, Kaduna others

Boko Haram: DSS uncovers plot to attack Kano, Kaduna others

The Department of State Services (DSS), on Friday, said it had uncovered plot by suspected terrorists to attack Kano, Kaduna, Sokoto and Maiduguri during the Eid-el-Fitr celebration. Mr Tony Opuiyo, an operative of the service who made the disclosure in Abuja, said two suspects — Yusuf Adamu and Abdulmuminu Haladu — were arrested in Sokoto […]

BREAKING: Soldier Sentenced To Death For Killing Boko Haram Suspect

The Army General Court Martial in Borno State has sentenced a soldier to death for killing a suspected Boko Haram terrorist. Lance Corporal Hillary Joel was said to have carried out the murder during a cordon and search operation by the army in Damboa Local Government Area of Borno State. He reportedly set the suspect […]

Namadi Sambo, Ex-SSS Boss knew i was in contact with Boko Haram members – Ndume

A Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday fixed July 4 for ruling on the no-case submission filed by a former Senate Leader, Senator Ali Ndume, seeking an order terminating his trial on terrorism charges preferred against him by the Federal Government.

Namadi Sambo, Ex-SSS Boss knew i was in contact with Boko Haram members – Ndume

A Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday fixed July 4 for ruling on the no-case submission filed by a former Senate Leader, Senator Ali Ndume, seeking an order terminating his trial on terrorism charges preferred against him by the Federal Government. Ndume, through his no-case submission, is seeking an order discharging him of charges […]

Boko Haram: NSCDC deploys 600 personnel to worship centres in Maiduguri

Boko Haram: NSCDC deploys 600 personnel to worship centres in Maiduguri

The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Borno Command, has deployed about 600 personnel to various worship centres in Maiduguri to assure worshippers of their safety. The State Commandant of the Corps, Mr Ibrahim Abdullahi, made the disclosure on Sunday in Maiduguri in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). He said the deployment was […]

Army Investigates 1,400 Boko Haram Suspects In Detention

Army Investigates 1,400 Boko Haram Suspects In Detention

The Nigerian Army says no fewer than 1,400 suspected Boko Haram members arrested by the military are undergoing investigation at its detention facility. Maj.-Gen. Lucky Irabor, the outgoing Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, said this during a handover at the army command headquarters in Maiduguri on Tuesday. Maj.-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru took over from Irabor who […]

Troops kill 13 suspected Boko Haram, arrest 10 – Army

Troops kill 13 suspected Boko Haram, arrest 10 – Army

The Nigerian Army has said that 13 suspected Boko Haram insurgents have been killed by troops within the Lake Chad area of operation. The disclosure was made Sunday by the Deputy Director, Public Relations of 8 Task Force Division, Colonel Timothy Antigha. According to Antigha, the operation by troops of the Division, was undertaken within […]

Suicide bombers attack military check point, two soldiers injured

Suicide bombers attack military check point, two soldiers injured

At least two soldiers were injured on Wednesday when a female suicide bomber attacked a military post located behind a camp for internally displaced persons in Konduga town of Borno State, police said. The attack occurred at about 7.30 a.m. when the bomber crept on the unsuspecting soldiers. Konduga is about 35 kilometres away from […]

Boko Haram freed another Chibok girl – Presidency

Boko Haram freed another Chibok girl – Presidency

Nigeria’s government on Wednesday said another Chibok girl was free, having escaped from Boko Haram Islamists more than three years after being kidnapped with more than 200 classmates. Presidency spokesman Femi Adesina said Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, deputising for President Muhammadu Buhari who is on sick leave, had informed senior ministers at the weekly cabinet meeting. […]

Boko Haram leader chose me as a suicide bomber because i refused to marry them – Suicide bomber

Boko Haram leader chose me as a suicide bomber because i refused to marry them – Suicide bomber

Olaleye Aluko with agency A 14-year-old female suspected suicide bomber has said Boko Haram leaders chose her to detonate an Improvised Explosive Device in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, because she rejected the marriage proposals of their members in Sambisa Forest. Also, the troops of the Nigerian Army, under Forward Operation Base, Fika, Yobe State, […]

New Video: girls turn Boko Haram, warn unbelievers to accept Islam

New Video: girls turn Boko Haram, warn unbelievers to accept Islam

Boko Haram late on Friday released a video claiming to show the Chibok schoolgirls who refused to be rescued as part of a recent swap deal with the Nigerian government. In the three-minute video, a woman who claims to be Maida Yakubu, one of the schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram in April 2014, is seen […]

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