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Three Policemen, Two Drivers Declared Missing As Boko Haram Attacks LG Boss’ Convoy In Borno

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Three policemen and two drivers have been declared missing after suspected members of the dreaded Islamic sect, Boko Haram, attacked the convoy of the Chairman of Gwoza Local Government Area of Borno State, Hamman Ahmadu. Two vehicles were destroyed in the ensuing attack. It was learnt that the chairman and ... Read More »

EU Condemns Massacre In Borno, Urges FG To Unmask Perpetrators

GOV. KASHIM SHETTIMA OF BORNO, SPEAKING WITH OF ONE THE YET TO BEDISCHARGED VICTIMS OF THE JANUARY 14, MAIDUGURI BOMB BLAST AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MAIDUGURI TEACHING HOSPITAL WHEN THE GOVERNOR UNDERTOOK A SECOND VISIT ON WEDNESDAY (22/1/14) TO REASSESS THE STATE OF THE VICTIMS.

The European Union has condemned, in very strong terms, the massacre of Nigerians on Saturday, February 15, in Izghe, Gwoza Local Government Area of Borno State. A statement issued on Wednesday by the EU Commissioner for Foreign Policy, Catherine Ashton, described the attacks as despicable. Ashton called on the Nigerian ... Read More »

Bloody Weekend In Borno As Suspected Boko Haram Gunmen Kill 106 In Latest Onslaught

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Supected Boko Haram Gunmen on Saturday night unleashed another round of terror in Izghe, a village in Gwoza Local Government Area of Borno State by killing dozens of people there. The latest killings came barely a few hours before President Goodluck Jonathan during a Sunday worship service at the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Olive Tree Parish, ... Read More »

Boko Haram Trying To Wipe Out Christianity From Borno – Lawmaker

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A group of terrorists yesterday launched a fresh attack on Sabon Gari village in Borno State, killing eight persons and inflicting severe injuries on others. It was gathered that the gunmen stormed the village in the night and opened fire on residents before they fled without being arrested. This came ... Read More »

UPDATE ON BORNO ATTACK: Eyewitnesses Account Of Boko Haram Attacks

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Maiduguri, Borno State — Yesterday, December 9, a group of insurgents attacked motorists along Maiduguri-Damboa-Biu Road. The unknown gunmen abducted the drivers, and set ablaze two trucks loaded with oranges and a Toyota Hilux truck. The incident happened not far away from Limanti/Bullabulin Ngarwa communities, where, recently, Boko Haram conducted ... Read More »

Boko Haram: CAN Flays Arrest Of Five Members In Borno, Petitions Gov. Shettima

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The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Gwoza area council of Borno State has petitioned Governor Kashim Shettima over what it described as arrest and illegal detention of five of its members by the Joint Task Force (JTF) on Operation Restore Order (ORO) over their alleged affiliation to Boko Haram. ... Read More »

Army Corners Boko Haram Leader, Shekau, In Borno Hills

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The leader of the Boko Haram Islamic sect, Sheikh Abubakar Shekau, may have been cornered by operatives of the Joint Task Force in Gwoza hills, Borno State. A top security source on Thursday said that the JTF had located the area where the Boko Haram leader was hiding. The source ... Read More »

Boko Haram: 15,000 Fleeing Nigerians Set To Return From Cameroun

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About 15,000 Nigerians who fled to the neighbouring Republic of Cameroun as a result of intense military operations against Boko Haram insurgents in Borno, on Wednesday agreed to return home. The Nigerians, mostly from Gwoza Local Government Area of the state fled the country a week ago following renewed military ... Read More »

Boko Haram Sacks 7 Communities In Borno

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Suspected Boko Haram sect members Saturday killed about 15 people in an attack on seven hilly communities in Gwoza Local Government Area of Borno State. The insurgents attacked the areas using Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) and petrol-bombs, torching many houses and carting away food items and livestock. An anonymous community leader ... Read More »

Boko Haram Threat Letter: Bama, Gwoza Residents Abandon Homes, Livelihood For Safety

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The banned Boko Haram sect has literarily sent residents of Bama and Gwoza communities running after issuing threat letters of an impending bloodbath in the next seven days. An online out-fit said the sect in several threat letters written in Kanuri and Hausa languages, warned residents of the towns, who ... Read More »

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