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PHOTOS: Boko Haram kills seven, displaces 5,000 in Adamawa

 

ANALYSIS: Despite spending ₦8 trillion on security in six years, Buhari yet to end Boko Haram, Bandits

President Buhari’s campaign rode on the heels of fixing the pervasive insecurity challenge his predecessor left; not only has he missed the mark, but it got much worse. And despite rising…

Dambazau, four top Northern leaders sponsors of Boko Haram – OPC alleges

The O’odua Peoples Congress has slammed the former Chief of Army Staff, Abdurahman Dambazau (retd) for likening them, as well as the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) to Boko Haram….

IPOB, OPC are similar to Boko Haram – Dambazzau

Abdulrahman Dambazau, a former Chief of Army Staff, has compared the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and the Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC) with Boko Haram. Dambazzau, speaking at the…

Furore over Buhari’s promise to reveal Boko Haram sponsors

By Wilfred Eya, Geoffrey Anyanwu, Sunday Ani, Stanley Uzoaru and Noah Ebije The pronouncement by President Muhammadu Buhari’s media aide, Mallam Garba Shehu, that the president would soon publish names…

Boko Haram: IDPs condemn Zulum’s declaration of 1,108 as ghosts in Borno

Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, in Borno State have faulted claims by the State Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum that there are over 1000 ghost IDPs. Prof. Babagana Zulum had declared…

Missing jet: Nigerian Air Force responds to Boko Haram’s claim, video

The Nigerian Air Force has dismissed claims by Boko Haram that it shot down the missing Alpha jet – NAF 475. The aircraft went off the radar on Wednesday during…

BREAKING: NAF Counters Boko Haram, Says Crashed Jet Not Shot Down By Insurgents

The Nigerian Air Force has countered Boko Haram over its claim that the NAF Alpha Jet aircraft recently declared missing by the air force was shot down by members of…

Police, soldiers foil Boko Haram attack on Borno commissioners, kill 7

Boko Haram terrorists were killed when the Police and Army repelled an assault on a convoy of some top Borno government officials. Commissioners for Justice – Kakashehu Lawal; Rehabilitation, Reconstruction…

Boko Haram Claims Responsibility For The Disappearance Of A Nigerian Fighter Jet, Releases Video Of The Pilot’s Death

Boko Haram’s Abubakar Shekau-led group, Jama’atu Ahlussunnah Lidda’awati Wal Jihad, has released footage of it shooting down a missing Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Alpha Jet Aircraft. The plane had lost…

Boko Haram claims attacking missing NAF fighter jet, releases video of dead pilot, burning aircraft

From Molly Kilete, Abuja The Boko Haram sect has claimed responsibility for the missing fighter Jet belonging to the Nigerian Air Force (NAF). The terrorists group on Friday, released a…

Boko Haram Claims Responsibility For Downing NAF Jet In Borno, Military Preparing Response

Boko Haram Leader, Abubakar Shekau (middle) Boko Haram insurgents have claimed responsibility for bringing down a Nigerian Air Force fighter jet in Borno State. The NAF had reported the aircraft…

Boko Haram: Nigerian Air Force Combat Aircraft ‘Disappears’

One of Nigeria’s aircraft lost radar communication while on a flight, according to the Nigerian Air Force. Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet said in a statement on Wednesday that the plane…

Presidency identifies those linked to Boko Haram, bandits’ financers in Nigeria

Olusegun Bamgbose, Esq, a chieftain of the New Nigerian Peoples Party, NNPP, has said that it is now very obvious that Vice president, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo is no longer wanted…

Presidency: findings on Boko Haram sponsors shocking

By Bolaji Ogundele, Abuja     The Federal Government has made a shocking discovery of sponsors of Boko Haram and bandits, the Presidency said last night. It restated the claim…