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 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 […]

Three suicide bombers target University of Maiduguri, four killed

Three suicide bombers target University of Maiduguri, four killed

Three suicide bombers attempted early Saturday morning to enter the University of Maiduguri, but they were prevented by security men. Two of the bombers detonated their bombs as they faced interrogation by the security men at the gate, killing one of them and injuring another. The third bomber, who had hidden close to a building […]

Chibok Girls: Swapped Boko Haram Commanders Threatens to Bomb Abuja in a New Video

A Nigerian journalist who is said to be in communication with Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, Ahmad Salkida has said that the terrorist leader has released a new video concerning the 83 Chibok girls that were recently released by the group after receiving some of his imprisoned commanders.

Chibok Girls: Swapped Boko Haram Commanders Threatens to Bomb Abuja in a New Video

A Nigerian journalist who is said to be in communication with Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, Ahmad Salkida has said that the terrorist leader has released a new video concerning the 83 Chibok girls that were recently released by the group after receiving some of his imprisoned commanders. According to the tweet by the journalist, though […]

General 5 Boko Haram members swapped for 82 Chibok girls – Negotiator

The Federal Government swapped five Boko Haram militants for the 82 Chibok schoolgirls, an authoritative source told Daily Trust yesterday.

General 5 Boko Haram members swapped for 82 Chibok girls – Negotiator

The Federal Government swapped five Boko Haram militants for the 82 Chibok schoolgirls, an authoritative source told Daily Trust yesterday. The girls were released following a complex negotiation that took months to execute, the source said. The outcome should be seen as “a favourable bargain,” considering what obtained in other climes when it comes to […]

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