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Army introduces new measures againts Boko Haram in Borno

The 21 Armoured Brigade of the Nigerian Army in Maiduguri on Sunday said it had introduced new measures to counter Boko Haram attacks on civilians in the state. The acting Commander of the brigade, Col. Ibrahim Yusuf, made the disclosure at a news conference in Maiduguri. He said “I want …

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Nigeria: Terror – Army Kills Over 95 Insurgents in Borno

Lagos — In continuation of its fight against Boko Haram Insurgents in the North-East, the troops of 7 Division of the Nigerian Army have destroyed Boko Haram camp, killing over 95 insurgents in Galangi and Limanti villages of Kaga local government area of Borno state. The invasion came barely some …

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‘Why getting insurgents to dialogue is difficult’

Suspected Boko Haram gunmen kill 18, injure 12 in Borno Category: National Published: Wednesday, 23 October 2013 21:49 Written by From Abosede Musari (Abuja) and Njadvara Musa (Maiduguri) Hits: 534 ‘Why getting insurgents to dialogue is difficult’ VIOLENCE rages in Borno State as suspected Boko Haram sect members attacked Goniri …

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74 militants killed in Nigeria’s Borno state

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria, Oct. 25 (Xinhua) — The 7 Division of the Nigerian Army in Maiduguri, northeast Nigeria, said on Friday that the troops had killed 74 suspected Boko Haram militants after a raid of camps in Galangi and Lawanti villages on the outskirts of Maiduguri on Thursday. Mohammed Dole, a …

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Borno Govt – No Place for Tradition That Supports VVF

Borno State Government yesterday said it was high time everybody in the country played a role in stemming the increasing cases of Vesico Virginal Fistula (VVF) in the country, insisting that there is no place for traditions which fester the ailment anywhere in the world again. Speaking at the commencement …

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Boko Haram: 20 Killed, 10 Wounded in Fresh Attack in Borno

Police   By Michael Olugbode   About 20 persons were reportedly killed Sunday and 10 others injured, when gunmen suspected to be members of the outlawed Boko Haram sect launched an attack on Logomani village in Dikwa Local Government Area of Borno State. It was gathered that the sect members …

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JTF Kills 37 Boko Haram Suspects In Alagoro Village, Borno

Military authorities in Maiduguri the Borno state capital today confirmed that 37 members of  Boko Haram were killed during amilitary raid of the insurgents camp located in Alagoro village of Borno state north-east Nigeria. The Spokesman of 7 Division of the Nigerian Army in Borno state, Captain Aliyu Danja confirmed …

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Nigeria: State of Emergency – JTF Dumped 3335 Corpses in Borno Hospital …

. Survey Covers Only 6 Months A total of 3, 335 dead bodies were deposited by the military in only one hospital in Borno State in the first six months of this year, Associated Press news agency has said in a report. AP said in the report that the figure …

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Borno Govt: No Place for Tradition that Supports VVF

 Governor Shetima Michael Olugbode  Borno State Government yesterday said it was high time everybody  in the country played a role in stemming the increasing cases of Vesico Virginal Fistula (VVF) in the country, insisting that there is no place for traditions which fester the ailment anywhere in the world again. …

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40 Boko Haram fighters killed by Nigerian military

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria, Oct. 15 (Xinhua) — The Nigerian military on Tuesday confirmed it killed 40 Boko Haram in the northeastern Borno state. Military spokesman Aliyu Danja said the military repelled the insurgents’ attempt to launch coordinated attacks at three remote towns — Bama, Gwoza and Pulka. “Troops of army division …

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