Army arrests 4 Boko Haram insurgents in Adamawa
The Nigerian Army on Wednesday said it had arrested an alleged high profile Boko Haram insurgent, Bubayi Isa, in Adamawa.
Boko Haram releases 76 abducted schoolgirls
Boko Haram jihadists have released 76 of the 110 schoolgirls who were abducted from the northeastern town of Dapchi in February, the government said in a statement on Wednesday.
Dapchi girls freed by abductors
Some of the schoolgirls kidnapped from their school in Dapchi, Yobe State, may have been freed by their abductors. Sources said the girls were brought to Dapchi by persons suspected to be their Boko Haram abductors. "The girls have been brought back. They were brought in nine vehicles and dropped outside the school at about…
Nigeria was warned before Boko Haram abduction
Nigeria's military was on Tuesday accused of ignoring repeated warnings about the movements of Boko Haram fighters before they kidnapped 110 schoolgirls in the country's restive northeast.
NBM tasks FG on improved security, protection of school girls
The Neo-Black Movement of Africa (NBM) has urged the Federal Government and security agencies to beef up security around educational institutions, girl schools, in the Northern region of the country.
Overburdening the presidency & the BBOG movement?
Nigeria is in dire straits, especially from a security perspective. Everyday that passes, it looks like things are falling apart and the centre is finding it difficult to hold.
We cannot fear now
The title of this piece was my considered response to the expressed concerns of some of my friends to the posted threat on my 20th July 2016 article: Some things never change...
Boko Haram kills 5 fishermen in Borno
Suspected Boko Haram jihadists killed five fishermen on a remote island in northeastern Nigeria for aiding the search for dozens of schoolgirls kidnapped last month by the jihadists, a local official said Saturday. "Five men who went fishing near the border with Chad were shot dead," said Abubakar Gamandi, president of the fisheries union in…
Police alert Maiduguri residents on Boko Haram’s planned attack
The Assistant Commissioner of Police in Borno State, Ahmed Bello, has alerted the public of alleged plans by Boko Haram to launch bomb attacks on Maiduguri metropolis.