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Harvesting Hope In The Soil Of Doubt By Sonala Olumhense - SaharaReporters.com

Harvesting Hope In The Soil Of Doubt By Sonala OlumhenseSaharaReporters.comHappy New Year! This is the modern feel-good, fresh-beginning greeting for people in every culture where this is the first day of a new year. Whatever may have been warped or negative in the previous, we like to wish for better.and more »

Boko Haram's leader declares he's still alive in new video, refuting claims by Nigeria president - New York Daily News;

Boko Haram's leader declares he's still alive in new video, refuting claims by Nigeria president - New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsBoko Haram's leader declares he's still alive in new video, refuting claims by Nigeria presidentNew York Daily NewsThis screen grab taken from a video released Dec. 29, 2016 by Boko Haram shows leader Abubakar Shekau making a statement at an undisclosed location. (HO/AFP/Getty Images). THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. Saturday, December 31, 2016, 11:53 AM.and more »

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Boko Haram leader: "The battle is just beginning" - USA TODAY

USA TODAYBoko Haram leader: "The battle is just beginning"USA TODAYMAIDUGURI, Nigeria — Boko Haram's leader has declared in a new video that he is alive, denying Nigerian government claims that his Islamic extremist group has been crushed. President Muhammadu Buhari said last week that soldiers had driven Boko ...and more »

Boko Haram leader urges fighters: kill, slaughter, abduct - News24;

Boko Haram leader urges fighters: kill, slaughter, abduct - News24

News24Boko Haram leader urges fighters: kill, slaughter, abductNews24Maiduguri - Boko Haram's leader is urging his fighters to "kill, slaughter and abduct ... and detonate bombs everywhere", in a new video that denies Nigerian government claims that his Islamic extremist group has been crushed. President Muhammadu ...and more »

Buhari receives captured Boko Haram flag, says Army must keep Nigeria as one - FINANCIAL WATCH (press release) (blog);

Buhari receives captured Boko Haram flag, says Army must keep Nigeria as one - FINANCIAL WATCH (press release) (blog)

FINANCIAL WATCH (press release) (blog)Buhari receives captured Boko Haram flag, says Army must keep Nigeria as oneFINANCIAL WATCH (press release) (blog)President Muhammadu Buhari last night charged the Nigerian Army to ensure that the country remained one and strong indivisible entity despite threats of secession in some quarters. The President also received the captured flag of Boko Haram terrorists ...and more »

PMB Receives Boko Haram Flag - Leadership Newspapers;

PMB Receives Boko Haram Flag - Leadership Newspapers

Leadership NewspapersPMB Receives Boko Haram FlagLeadership NewspapersPresident Muhammadu Buhari yesterday received the flag of Boko Haram that was recovered from Sambisa forest, 'camp zero' . The flag was handed to the President by Lucky Irabor, a Major General and theatre commander of Operation Lafiya Dole.and more »

Shekau spotted in area close to Cameroon - NAIJ.COM;

Shekau spotted in area close to Cameroon - NAIJ.COM

NAIJ.COMShekau spotted in area close to CameroonNAIJ.COMFollowing the capture of Camp Zero which is the strong-hold of Boko Haram terrorists in Sambisa Forest, Abubakar Shekau has been reportedly sighted at Kala-Balge area. Shekau who is the factional leader of the terrorist group was not captured in the ...and more »

“We Are Safe. We Have Not Been Flushed Out Of Anywhere” – Boko Haram - Peace FM Online;

“We Are Safe. We Have Not Been Flushed Out Of Anywhere” – Boko Haram - Peace FM Online

Peace FM Online“We Are Safe. We Have Not Been Flushed Out Of Anywhere” – Boko HaramPeace FM OnlineFactional leader of the Boko Haram terrorist sect, Abubakar Shekau has reportedly released a video claiming that the group has not been flushed out of its headquarters in Sambisa Forest, AFP reports. “We are safe. We have not been flushed out of anywhere.and more »

Many feared dead as Nigerian troops, Boko Haram battle in Borno - Premium Times;

Many feared dead as Nigerian troops, Boko Haram battle in Borno - Premium Times

Premium TimesMany feared dead as Nigerian troops, Boko Haram battle in BornoPremium TimesAt least 15 Boko Haram fighters were killed in Borno on Friday as Nigerian troops of Operation Lafiya Dole and Boko Haram terrorists engaged in prolonged fierce battle in Borno State. Military insiders told PREMIUM TIMES the battle ensued at 6 a.m this ...and more »

Shekau vows to continue attacks, military dismisses video - The Punch;

Shekau vows to continue attacks, military dismisses video - The Punch

The PunchShekau vows to continue attacks, military dismisses videoThe PunchA new video of the factional leader of the Boko Haram terror group, Abubakar Shekau, surfaced online on Thursday, where the fleeing militant leader urged President Muhammadu Buhari to repent while mocking the Nigerian military for claims that it had ...and more »

Shekau's Latest Video; “It is nothing but mere terrorists propaganda” – Army - Bella Naija;

Shekau's Latest Video; “It is nothing but mere terrorists propaganda” – Army - Bella Naija

Bella NaijaShekau's Latest Video; “It is nothing but mere terrorists propaganda” – ArmyBella NaijaA statement by Brig.-Gen. Sani Usman in Abuja on Thursday said the attention of the Nigerian Army had been drawn to the video clip released by the group from an undisclosed location, showing its purported leader, making spurious claims. “While effort ...and more »

Army dismisses latest Boko Haram video as propaganda - Guardian;

Army dismisses latest Boko Haram video as propaganda - Guardian

GuardianArmy dismisses latest Boko Haram video as propagandaGuardianThe Nigeria Army has dismissed a video purportedly released by Boko Haram terrorists as mere propaganda, saying all known stronghold of the terrorists have been wiped out. A video released by the insurgents' factional leader Abubakar Shekau had earlier ...and more »

Boko Haram rape school: 'Girls scream and cry for help' - Toronto Sun;

Boko Haram rape school: 'Girls scream and cry for help' - Toronto Sun

Toronto SunBoko Haram rape school: 'Girls scream and cry for help'Toronto SunPart of terror group Boko Haram's sick training methods is teaching boys as young as 13 how to rape hostages, a shocking new report claims. A boy soldier who escaped from the Nigerian jihadists told the Daily Beast that their demented drill instructors ...and more »

Nigerian Army reacts to new Boko Haram video - Premium Times;

Nigerian Army reacts to new Boko Haram video - Premium Times

Premium TimesNigerian Army reacts to new Boko Haram videoPremium TimesThe Nigerian Army has dismissed a new video released by Boko Haram as “mere terrorist propaganda”. The video came Thursday, less than a week after President Muhammadu Buhari announced the “final crushing” of Boko Haram. Mr. Buhari said in a ...and more »

Boko Haram 'not crushed', Shekau says in new video - Premium Times;

Boko Haram 'not crushed', Shekau says in new video - Premium Times

Premium TimesBoko Haram 'not crushed', Shekau says in new videoPremium Times“We are safe. We have not been flushed out of anywhere. And tactics and strategies cannot reveal our location except if Allah wills by his decree,” Mr. Shekau said in the 25-minute video seen my French newswire, AFP on Thursday. Mr. Buhari said in a ...and more »

Boko Haram chief denies losing stronghold in new video - FRANCE 24;

Boko Haram chief denies losing stronghold in new video - FRANCE 24

FRANCE 24Boko Haram chief denies losing stronghold in new videoFRANCE 24Boko Haram's elusive leader Abubakar Shekau appeared in a new video on Thursday to dispute a claim that the jihadist group had been routed from its Sambisa Forest stronghold. "We are safe. We have not been flushed out of anywhere. And tactics and ...and more »

How we dislodged Boko Haram from Sambisa Forest — Nigerian Army - Premium Times;

How we dislodged Boko Haram from Sambisa Forest — Nigerian Army - Premium Times

Premium TimesHow we dislodged Boko Haram from Sambisa Forest — Nigerian ArmyPremium TimesThe Nigerian Army on Wednesday provided further details of how its gallant troops descended on and captured the dreaded Sambisa Forest from where the terrorist Boko Haram group had launched deadly attacks on Nigeria for years. Briefing journalists in ...and more »

Metro Nigeria: DSS Confirms Arrest Of Boko Haram's Factional Leader al-Barnawi - Nigerian Bulletin;

Metro Nigeria: DSS Confirms Arrest Of Boko Haram's Factional Leader al-Barnawi - Nigerian Bulletin

Nigerian BulletinMetro Nigeria: DSS Confirms Arrest Of Boko Haram's Factional Leader al-BarnawiNigerian BulletinThe Department of State Security Services has confirmed that the factional leader of the Boko Haram sect, AbuMusab al-Barnawi has been arrested. He was captured three months before the fall of Sambisa forest, the last major stronghold of the group. abu.and more »

Sambisa capture: Bello urges vigilance against fleeing B/Haram - Daily Trust;

Sambisa capture: Bello urges vigilance against fleeing B/Haram - Daily Trust

Daily TrustSambisa capture: Bello urges vigilance against fleeing B/HaramDaily TrustNiger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has called on the people of the state not to take with levity the warning by the federal government that members of Boko Haram sect fleeing the recently liberated Sambisa Forest may seek to integrate ...and more »

Chibok girls may have been used as human shields - NAIJ.COM;

Chibok girls may have been used as human shields - NAIJ.COM

NAIJ.COMChibok girls may have been used as human shieldsNAIJ.COMThe Nigerian Army has revealed that some of the Chibok girls captured by Boko Haram terrorists might have been used as human shields when they were fleeing Sambisa forest. The army captured Camp Zero which is the strong-hold of the terrorists on ...and more »