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Nigerian Troops Arrest Notorious Boko Haram Terrorists, Buried Two Soldiers

Troops of 27 Task Force Brigade of the Nigeria Army deployed at Buni Gari have arrested another suspected Boko Haram terrorist, Isah Garba aged 20 years while on perimeter patrol on 25th June 2017. Spokesperson of the Nigeria Army, Brigadier General Sani Kukasheka Usman, said, a preliminary investigation was initially difficult as the suspect was […]

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Boko Haram: Borno Approves N50 Million For Digging Trenches Round University Of Maiduguri

The Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, has approved N50 million for the digging of trenches and building of sand hills around the University of Maiduguri as a means of averting further attacks by Boko Haram, an official said. Spokesperson of the governor, Isa Gusau, in a statement notes that the trench will go round the […]

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Union Bodies In Maiduguri Varsity Call For Help Over Regrouping Of Boko Haram

Says It Is A Threat To The Institution Trade unions of the University of Maiduguri (Unimaid) in northeastern Nigeria have described Federal Government as insensitive to the security threats by Boko Haram in the varsity, alleging that the government inaction on the security situation was helping in giving boost to Boko Haram ideology. Briefing newsmen […]

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Sallah Celebration: DSS Uncovers Plans To Attack Four States, Arrest Suspects

By Longtong Ibrahim The Department of State Service (DSS) on Friday said it has uncovered plans by suspected terrorists to stage series of coordinated attacks in Kano, Sokoto, Kaduna and Maiduguri during the Eid-el-Fitr Sallah celebration. The service also said it has arrested Yusuf Adamu and Abdumuminu Haladu in the early hours of Friday, in […]

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Two Female Suicide Bombers Nabbed, Others kill in Attack That Killed 16

Two female suicide bombers were intercepted at about 8.45 pm on Sunday when they tried to gain access into Dalori 2 Internally Displaced Peoples (IDPs) camp in Borno state – northeast Nigeria. Spokesperson of National Emergency Management Agency – northeast zone, Abdulkadir Ibrahim, said two other female suicide bombers also detonated their explosives at the […]

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Security Forces Arrest 48 Fugitives In North Sinai

Security forces in Egypt Sunday arrested 48 wanted criminals in North Sinai — the operations targeted wanted criminals who have received judicial verdicts. A statement by North Sinai Security Directorate says, “Several security operations have been executed in North Sinai. These covert operations have resulted in the arrest of 48 wanted criminals who are wanted […]

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Twin Explosions Kills Four In Cameroon

A twin blast has killed at least four people and wounded more than 20 others at a refugee camp housing those displaced by Boko Haram in the town of Kolofata, northern Cameroon, officials said on Friday. Guardian reported that, a local government official put the death toll at six and said more than 30 people […]

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Nigeria Air Force Secures Bases, As British Military Trains 300 Regiment Personnel

By Amos Tauna Following attack on Nigeria Air Force, NAF, base in Maiduguri, Borno State, northeast Nigeria by Boko Haram, Chief of Air Staff , CAS, Air Marshal Sodique Baba Abubakar, has enjoined officers and men of the Air Force to be on the watch of any possible attack by the insurgents. The air chief, […]

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