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  • Boko-Haram
    See what was discovered at Boko Haram cell in Borno state

    Troops of 112 Task Force Battalion, 22 Brigade, Nigerian Army on Operation LAFIYA DOLE, Wednesday, March 29, carried out a fighting patrol towards Boskoro, Dikwa Local Government Area of Borno State where it was believed, a sleeper cell of Boko Haram terrorists was hibernating. The Nigerian army is making great progress against unscrupulous elements in

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    Why troops were running away from fighting Boko Haram – DHQ

    – The Defence Headquarters on Wednesday, March 15, gave reasons why soldiers deployed to the North-East to fight Boko Haram terrorists usually run away – The new DHQ spokesperson John Eneche said initial withdrawal by troops were due to strong media propaganda used by the terrorists – Eneche said the propaganda portrayed the terrorists as

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  • BREAKING: 30 killed, 50 injured as terrorists attack hospital in Kabul (Photo)

    Emerging reports suggest that about 30 people have been killed, following a deadly terrorist attack against a military hospital in Afghanistan’s capital of Kabul. The attack for which the Islamic State (IS) outfit claimed responsibility, has drawn wide condemnation. About 50 other persons were wounded after four human-bombers struck Sardar Mohammad Daud Khan Hospital in

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  • DSS
    Boko Haram suspect who escaped from DSS custody rearrested

    A suspected member of the Boko Haram sect, Mukthar Suleiman, who escaped from the custody of the Department of State Services (DSS) in 2015 after killing a police officer, has been rearrested. Suleiman was arraigned before a magistrates’ court in Lokoja, Kogi State on Tuesday. The prosecuting counsel, Mohammed Abaji, said Suleiman was arraigned on

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  • Nigeria army
    Current insurgency requires new intelligence policy – Olonisakin

    Chief of Defence Staff, General Gabriel Olonisakin, said, yesterday, that the tempo of ongoing insurgency in the country requires new intelligence policy. To this end, he tasked the Institute for Security Studies, ISS, to chart a new intelligence policy to meet up with the current realities. Olonisakin spoke when he hosted participants of the Executive

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  • Boko-Haram-new-photo
    Boko Haram would have captured Aso Rock — Garba Shehu

    The Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, has said if not for the Muhammadu Buhari administration, Boko Haram would have taken over Aso Rock in 2015. He also said that Nigeria now ranks as the world’s second largest producer of rice. Shehu said this at a special interactive session with

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  • boko haram
    B’Haram created 54,000 widows, destroyed 541 Borno schools – Shettima

    The Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, said on Monday that at least 54,000 women had become widows due to the activities of the Boko Haram sect between 2011 and February 2017. He added that the terrorists destroyed 5,335 classrooms in 541 schools. Shettima said this while delivering a speech at the 2017 Murtala Muhammed Memorial

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  • nigerian-military-army
    In active service: An encounter with Buratai by Abdul Kareem

    An encounter with Lt. Gen. Tukur Yusufu Buratai, the Chief of Army Staff, evokes memory of the legendary swashbuckling army general; the ramrod soldier, what one could describe as a soldier’s soldier. This soldier characteristically carries a soft mien; he is friendly and quite unassuming  Brewing with passion as he reels out facts and figures

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  • islam-mosque
    350 mosques offer prayers for Buhari in Borno

    Thousands of Muslim faithful  on Friday, offered special prayers for the speedy recovery of President Muhammadu Buhari, in compliance with the state government’s directive. In a statement issued on Friday in Maiduguri, Malam Isa Gusau,Special Adviser to Gov. Kashim Shettima on Communication and Strategy, said the prayers were led by Chief Imams of  various “Chief

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