Army kill two Shekau’s deputies on Sallah Day
Two Boko Haram commanders and deputies to Abubakar Shekau, a factional leader of the terrorists group, were killed in a successful military operations at Alafa in Borno on Sallah day.
Nigerian forces in 'unauthorised search' of UN camp: UN
Nigerian forces conducted an unauthorised search of the UN's main operating base in the town of Maiduguri in the country's northeast in the early hours Friday, the UN told AFP.
Clerics declare 40-day fasting against Boko Haram
Over 500 clerics yesterday declared a 40-day fasting in Abuja to pray for the capture of Boko Haram kingpin, Abubakar Shekau.
Buratai orders troops to capture Shekau within 40 days
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen Tukur Buratai has given troops of Operation Lafiya Dole in the northeast, 40 days to capture the leader of the Boko Haram terrorist group, Abubakar Shekau.
Chibok girl returns with baby
Eighty-two of the more than 200 schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram in northeast Nigeria in 2014 arrived in Abuja on Sunday to meet President Muhammadu Buhari after a prisoner swap deal secured their release.
Shekau dismisses claims he is wounded in air stike in new video
Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau has dismissed claims that he was wounded in an airstrike in a new video posted on YouTube.
Boko Haram leader Shekau 'injured in air strike'
Boko Haram's leader Abubakar Shekau has been injured and one of his deputies killed in an air strike in northeast Nigeria, civilian and security said on Wednesday.
Military admits real Boko Haram leader, Shekau, still alive
The military has confirmed the statement made by the Minister of Defence earlier in the week that the many faces of Abubakar Shekau as factional leader of Boko Haram terrorists have misled them, even as the real suspect is alive.