The Nigerian Army on Thursday asked Boko Haram insurgents to lay down their arms and embrace the federal government’s amnesty offer.
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Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole have arrested some Boko Haram insurgents. A statement from Colonel Onyema Nwachukwu, Deputy Director Public Relations Theatre Command Operation Lafiya Dole, yesterday, said troops raided Boko Haram hideout in Yerimari Kura, in a deliberate Rescue Operation to extricate and rescue hostages held by insurgents in the hideout. “In the encounter, […]
ACTING Chief Medical Director of the 68 Nigerian Army Reference Hospital, Yaba Lagos, Brig- Gen Adekola Dada, yesterday dismissed as untrue allegation by a man who claimed to be an Army Captain that soldiers wounded while fighting insurgents in the North East part of the country, were abandoned at the Army referral hospitals.
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The problem stems from misinformation on the part of the government. At a time, they stated that Boko Haram had been degraded. Later, they told us that it had been technically defeated. So, the public is wondering why a government that said it had defeated the sect, needs $1bn to fight the same sect it claimed to have defeated.
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The Commandant General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu received participants of course 40/2018 of the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS) Kuru, led by AVM HC Okpala in his Abuja office, where he revealed that between January till date, with the effort of Civilian Joint Task Force as one of the useful tool for community policing, the Corps arrested 8 Boko Haram kingpins running away from Borno and from January till date over 100
The United Nations Children Fund, UNICEF, on Thursday, revealed that no fewer than 1,000 children, including 276 Chibok girls have been abducted by Boko Haram in North-East since 2013. In a statement issued to newsmen in Abuja, the UNICEF Country Representative, Mohamed Malick Fall, described the reoccurring attacks against children as unconscionable. He further […]
After some time, I started looking for my husband. I looked for him for days until one girl told me that he had been killed on the mountains by Boko Haram
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At least five members of a militia force fighting Boko Haram jihadists were killed on Tuesday when a suicide bomber detonated his explosives in northeast Nigeria, an emergency official and force member told AFP.
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