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Boko Haram Members Killed In Sambisa - Army - Alive For Football;

Boko Haram Members Killed In Sambisa - Army - Alive For Football

Alive For FootballBoko Haram Members Killed In Sambisa - ArmyAlive For FootballThe bomber, believed to be loyal to factional leader Abu Mus'ab Al-Barnawi, targeted the convoy, which was conducting "clearance operations" between Yobe and Borno states, two military officers said. Security sources said the suicide bomber, riding in ...and more »

Nigeria says 15 suspected Boko Haram fighters shot dead - Normangee Star;

Nigeria says 15 suspected Boko Haram fighters shot dead - Normangee Star

Normangee StarNigeria says 15 suspected Boko Haram fighters shot deadNormangee StarTHE armed forces have restrategised in their onslaught on Boko Haram in the North East and the new approach is yielding results. In a statement issued on Friday by Marie-Pierre Poirier, UNICEF's regional director for West and Central Africa, the UN ...and more »

US announces additional $30 million humanitarian funding for North-east - Naija247news;

US announces additional $30 million humanitarian funding for North-east - Naija247news

Naija247newsUS announces additional $30 million humanitarian funding for North-eastNaija247newsThe U.S. on Friday announced additional $30 million to support the people of north-east Nigeria, where years of brutality by Boko Haram and other militant groups has created a dire humanitarian crisis. The U.S. Embassy in a statement in Abuja said that ...and more »

Nigeria: Suicide Car Bomb Targets Military Convoy in Nigeria - AllAfrica.com

Nigeria: Suicide Car Bomb Targets Military Convoy in NigeriaAllAfrica.comA suicide car bomber has attacked a military convoy in northeast Nigeria, killing five soldiers and injuring another 40, security forces have said. Two military officers told the AFP news agency on Friday that the attacker, believed to be loyal to ...and more »

NAF fighter jets destroys insurgents artillery in Sambisa - Naija247news;

NAF fighter jets destroys insurgents artillery in Sambisa - Naija247news

Naija247newsNAF fighter jets destroys insurgents artillery in SambisaNaija247newsNigerian Air Force (NAF) fighter jets on Friday successfully destroyed an artillery piece being sneaked into Sambisa forest by insurgents. Olatokunbo Adesanya, Director of Public Relations and Information, Nigerian Air force, disclosed this in a ...and more »

Lake Chad: 600 Teachers Killed, 1200 Schools Closed During Boko Haram Insurgency - 360Nobs.com;

Lake Chad: 600 Teachers Killed, 1200 Schools Closed During Boko Haram Insurgency - 360Nobs.com

360Nobs.comLake Chad: 600 Teachers Killed, 1200 Schools Closed During Boko Haram Insurgency360Nobs.comNo fewer than 600 teachers have lost their lives with over 1,200 schools closed in the Lake Chad region ravaged by Boko Haram insurgency, the United Nations Children's Funds (UNCEF) has said. In a statement issued on Friday by Marie-Pierre Poirier, ...and more »

Boko Haram: 600 teachers killed, 1200 schools closed in Lake Chad region – UNICEF - Daily Post Nigeria;

Boko Haram: 600 teachers killed, 1200 schools closed in Lake Chad region – UNICEF - Daily Post Nigeria

Daily Post NigeriaBoko Haram: 600 teachers killed, 1200 schools closed in Lake Chad region – UNICEFDaily Post NigeriaThe United Nations Children's Funds, UNCEF, has said that no fewer than 600 school teachers have lost their lives in the Lake Chad region ravaged by the Boko Haram insurgency. The UN agency, in a statement made available to newsmen yesterday, ...and more »

Military adopts new approach on Boko Haram - NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog);

Military adopts new approach on Boko Haram - NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)Military adopts new approach on Boko HaramNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)THE armed forces have restrategised in their onslaught on Boko Haram in the North East and the new approach is yielding results. The Director of Defence Information, Major-General John Enenche, who disclosed this in Abuja on Friday while briefing ...and more »

No Resurgence of Boko Haram in North-East, DHQ Insists - THISDAY Newspapers;

No Resurgence of Boko Haram in North-East, DHQ Insists - THISDAY Newspapers

THISDAY NewspapersNo Resurgence of Boko Haram in North-East, DHQ InsistsTHISDAY NewspapersThe Nigerian Defence Headquarters (DHQ) yesterday insisted that there was no resurgence of Boko Haram and terrorism in the North East even as the region faces some level of attacks by remnant of the sects. Director of Defence Information, Major General ...and more »

Over a Year Since Declaring End of Boko Haram, Nigeria Fends Off Reports of Resurgence - Breitbart News;

Over a Year Since Declaring End of Boko Haram, Nigeria Fends Off Reports of Resurgence - Breitbart News

Breitbart NewsOver a Year Since Declaring End of Boko Haram, Nigeria Fends Off Reports of ResurgenceBreitbart NewsThe Nigerian military reportedly insists there is no resurgence of Boko Haram terrorist activities in northeastern Nigeria, considered the group's stronghold and birthplace. Northeastern Nigeria's vast Sambisa Forest, which covers parts of the states ...and more »

Time Stands Still in Niger for Those Displaced by Boko Haram Conflict - ReliefWeb;

Time Stands Still in Niger for Those Displaced by Boko Haram Conflict - ReliefWeb

ReliefWebTime Stands Still in Niger for Those Displaced by Boko Haram ConflictReliefWebFor years, the Diffa region in southeastern Niger, which borders Nigeria and Chad, has suffered the consequences of the armed conflict between Boko Haram and armies of the area. According to Nigerien authorities, there are now more than 240,000 ...and more »

DHQ dismisses resurgence of B/Haram, as NAF jets strike - Daily Trust;

DHQ dismisses resurgence of B/Haram, as NAF jets strike - Daily Trust

Daily TrustDHQ dismisses resurgence of B/Haram, as NAF jets strikeDaily TrustThe Defence Headquarters yesterday said the Nigerian Army has adopted new tactics to draw out Boko Haram fighters. Defence spokesman, Major General John Enenche, at a news conference in Abuja yesterday said what appeared to be a resurgence of ...and more »

Five soldiers killed in suicide car bomb attack - The Nation Newspaper;

Five soldiers killed in suicide car bomb attack - The Nation Newspaper

The Nation NewspaperFive soldiers killed in suicide car bomb attackThe Nation NewspaperFive soldiers have been killed when a Boko Haram suicide car bomber attacked a military convoy in the Northeast. About 40 others were injured in the Thursday attack at Manguzum village. The attacker targeted the convoy said to be conducting clearance ...and more »

Teachers in Boko Haram-hit region trained to keep schools safe - ReliefWeb

Teachers in Boko Haram-hit region trained to keep schools safeReliefWebDAKAR, April 27 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - School teachers in the Lake Chad region where Boko Haram is waging an insurgency are being trained to identify and respond to security threats to protect children from the Islamist group, the United ...and more »

Yushau Shuaib: That NIA's black-budget and mysterious whistle-blower - Daily Post Nigeria;

Yushau Shuaib: That NIA's black-budget and mysterious whistle-blower - Daily Post Nigeria

Daily Post NigeriaYushau Shuaib: That NIA's black-budget and mysterious whistle-blowerDaily Post NigeriaPreparatory to the daring and merciless military operations against Boko Haram members, top officers of security and intelligence agencies were in Lagos and Abuja, towards the end of 2014 to interact with critical stakeholders that matter in shaping ...and more »

Nigeria: There's No Boko Haram Resurgence, Nigerian Military Assures - AllAfrica.com

Nigeria: There's No Boko Haram Resurgence, Nigerian Military AssuresAllAfrica.comDirector, Defence Information, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, briefing Newsmen during a Monthly News Conference on Defence and Security in Abuja on Friday (28/4/17). 02329/28/4/2017/Johnson Udeani/ICE/NAN. The Defence Headquarters has reassured ...and more »

US donates $30 million to ease humanitarian crisis in Northeast Nigeria - TV360;

US donates $30 million to ease humanitarian crisis in Northeast Nigeria - TV360

TV360US donates $30 million to ease humanitarian crisis in Northeast NigeriaTV360The United States of America has announced that it would provide aid to the tune of $30 million to support people facing humanitarian crisis in northeast Nigeria. The region is the worst hit in the Boko Haram insurgency, with over 20,000 people dead ...and more »

Nigeria Air Force destroys Boko Haram weapon in Sambisa Forest - TV360;

Nigeria Air Force destroys Boko Haram weapon in Sambisa Forest - TV360

TV360Nigeria Air Force destroys Boko Haram weapon in Sambisa ForestTV360The Nigerian Air Force says it has successfully destroyed an artillery piece belonging to the Boko Haram Insurgents in Sambisa forest. Sambisa was the major hideout of the militant sect before the Nigerian Army dislodged them. The Air Force in a ...and more »

US announces $30m in new humanitarian funding for northeast - Nigeria Today

US announces $30m in new humanitarian funding for northeastNigeria TodayThe United States on Friday announced an additional $30 million to support the people of northeast Nigeria, where years of brutality by Boko Haram and other militant groups has created a dire humanitarian crisis. This additional funding brings the ...and more »

Suicide bomber kills five troops in NE Nigeria - Arab News;

Suicide bomber kills five troops in NE Nigeria - Arab News

Arab NewsSuicide bomber kills five troops in NE NigeriaArab NewsA Nigerian soldier patrols in the town of Banki in northeastern Nigeria, the scene of fierce clashes between the Nigerian army and Boko Haram insurgents, on Wednesday. (AFP). KANO, Nigeria: At least five soldiers were killed and another 40 injured when ...and more »