Tag: Boko Haram

Boko Haram: 18 Killed, 29 Injured In Borno Suicide Attacks

Reports making rounds online reveal that Muna garage area in Borno State was attacked by suspected Boko Haram...

Troops Kill Dozens Of Terrorists, Lose Three Soldiers In Borno

• Tight security in Ebonyi as president visits tomorrow Troops of the Operation Lafiya Dole in a co-ordinated...

Army Set to Flush Out Remnants of Boko Haram Insurgents – Buratai Blows Hot

Lt-General Tukur Buratai, the Chief of Army Staff, has disclosed that the Nigerian Army will soon deploy some...

Wife of Boko Haram Leader, Shekau Killed in Air Force Strike in Borno

Mallama Fitdasi, the wife of the leader of the Boko Haram terrorist group, Abubakar Shekau, has been allegedly...

[TR News] Troops intercept three Boko Haram terrorists at IDPs’ camp in Borno

Troops of 22 Brigade of the Nigerian Army in Operation Lafiya Dole said they intercepted three Boko Haram...

Judge disqualifies self from trial of Boko Haram suspects

Justice John Tsoho of the Federal High Court, Abuja, has disqualified self from the trial of eight Boko...

Seven LGAs in Borno not in control of Boko Haram, says Army

The Nigerian Army yesterday denied a media report that said seven Local Government Areas (LGAs) in Borno State...

Suicide bombers kill 15 in Borno

At least 15 people were killed on Monday when suicide bombers attacked an aid distribution point in northeast...

Five Boko Haram Was Killed By Military In Joint Operations

The Nigerian Army said it has killed a number of top Boko Haram commanders during heavy bombardments of...

Boko Haram Commander Who Participated in Abduction of Chibok Girls Surrenders

Boko Haram Commander Auwal Ismaeela Ahead of the Islamic Festival of Eid-Kabir coming up by the weekend, a...

Many Feared Killed as Boko Haram Terrorists Ambush Nigerian Army Troops in Bornu

An ambush by Boko Haram terrorists in Meleri, a village in Konduga Local Government Area of Borno State,...

68 Deadly Boko Haram Members Surrender to Nigeria Army, Seek for Forgiveness

The Nigerian Army on Thursday said 68 Boko Haram insurgents surrendered to troops in Borno over the last...

[TR News] Boko Haram conflict threat to polio eradication

The protracted Boko Haram insurgency in the North East might frustrate efforts to completely eradicate polio from Nigeria.Rotary...

[TR News] We’re wrong on Boko Haram ambush, says Nigerian Army

• Admits more soldiers, members of civilian JTF killed • Terrorists not defeated yet, Fayose insists The Nigerian...

[TR News] Fresh fears as Boko Haram resurges

• Country Has Capacity To Fight B’Haram, Other Criminalities, Says DHQ  • NAF Deploys Additional Forces And Equipment...

[TR News] Boko Haram attack on Nigeria oil team killed more than 50

More than 50 people were killed in a Boko Haram ambush on an oil exploration team in northeast...

[TR News] 10 kidnapped on Nigeria oil exploration mission

Gunmen believed to be Boko Haram Islamists have kidnapped 10 members of an oil exploration team in northeast...

[TR News] 20 people feared killed in Borno separate attacks

Osinbajo meets service chiefs,  Shettima over N’East A ruthless disregard for human life by the Boko Haram insurgents...

[TR News] Police intercept five Boko Haram suspects in Kano

• Troops arrest logistics supplier, kill three female suicide bombers   The Kano State Police Command has arrested five...

[TR News] Fresh Boko Haram threat attracts tough security measures in National Assembly 

• Armoury To Be Rehabilitated For Full Usage Following renewed threats by the dreaded Boko Haram terrorist group,...

[TR News] Call for Boko Haram peace talks masks ethnic tensions 

A group of community elders in northeast Nigeria where Boko Haram has waged a bloody eight-year insurgency are...

[TR News] Eight feared killed in Borno mosque blast 

• Boko Haram adopts new tactics in suicide attacks, says Army • Presidency faults Dasuki’s claim on insurgency...

[TR News] Boko Haram executes eight for defying ‘Sharia police’

Boko Haram have publicly executed eight villagers in northeast Nigeria who opposed the enforcement of its hardline form...

[TR News] 52 surrendered Boko Haram terrorists in Gombe to be rehabilitated

About 52 Boko Haram terrorists who laid down their arms in Gombe State are now undergoing de-radicalisation and...

[TR News] 3000 policemen deployed to former Boko Haram strongholds

The Borno Police Command on Sunday said it had deployed 3, 000 policemen to Maiduguri and other areas...

[TR News] Nigerian military battling 14 security threats nationwide, says defence chief

The Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Abayomi Olonisakin, says in New York that Nigerian military is currently confronting...

[TR News] Troops kill 404 Boko Haram terrorists, rescue 1,018 civilians in four months

Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj-Gen Ibrahim Attahiru, has said 404 Boko Haram terrorists were killed, while...

[TR News] One soldier, many Boko Haram mercenaries killed in Borno

• 70 surrendered suspects urge colleagues to lay down arms One soldier and many Boko Haram mercenaries were...

[TR News] Troops neutralise mercenaries hired by Boko Haram

The Nigerian Army said its troops in the North East have neutralised a number of mercenaries hired by...

[TR News] 700 Boko Haram insurgents surrender in Borno, says Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Monday, said 700 Boko Haram insurgents around the fringes...