Army Hands Over 760 Cleared Boko Haram Suspects To Borno Govt - CHANNELS TELEVISION

CHANNELS TELEVISIONArmy Hands Over 760 Cleared Boko Haram Suspects To Borno GovtCHANNELS TELEVISIONThe Nigerian Army has handed over 760 Boko Haram suspects arrested by soldiers during a crackdown on insurgents in North-East Nigeria to the Borno State Government for rehabilitation and reintegration. They were cleared of suspicion after being ...and more »

His School For 540 Needy Kids Earns Him A UN Prize - DeathRattleSports.com

DeathRattleSports.comHis School For 540 Needy Kids Earns Him A UN PrizeDeathRattleSports.comZannah Mustapha and the students of the Future Prowess School he founded for children caught up in the Boko Haram conflict. This week he won a U.N. prize for his efforts. Rahima Gambo/UNHCR. hide caption. Zannah Mustapha and the students of the ...and more »

Army sends 760 Boko Haram suspects to Borno govt - The Nation Newspaper

Army sends 760 Boko Haram suspects to Borno govtThe Nation NewspaperThe Nigeria Army on Friday said it has transferred 760 suspected Boko Haram members to Borno State Government for reintegration into the society. The Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, Theatre Command of Operation Lafiya Dole, Col. Onyema ...and more »

Nigeria Situation: UNHCR Situational Update 01 – 30 September 2017 - ReliefWeb

ReliefWebNigeria Situation: UNHCR Situational Update 01 – 30 September 2017ReliefWebNigerian refugees displaced by the insurgency in Cameroon, Chad and Niger as of 30 September 2017 (or latest figures available). FUNDING USD 179.5 M requested for the Nigeria situation. Funded 28% 50.7 M Funding gap 72% 128.8 M. HIGHLIGHTS ...and more »

Boko Haram turned 52311 Borno children to orphans - Governor Shettima - NAIJ.COM

NAIJ.COMBoko Haram turned 52311 Borno children to orphans - Governor ShettimaNAIJ.COMGovernor Kashim Shettima of Borno state said on Thursday, October 5, that 52,311 children in the state were orphaned by Boko Haram insurgency in the northeast. Shettima disclosed this in Maiduguri during the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding ...and more »

Gotcha! Three Boko Haram terrorists' plan nipped in the bud - Amoré (press release) (blog)

Amoré (press release) (blog)Gotcha! Three Boko Haram terrorists' plan nipped in the budAmoré (press release) (blog)Three Boko Haram terrorists have been intercepted before they could strike mayhem in an IDP camp in Borno. Troops of 22 Brigade of the Nigerian Army in Operation Lafiya Dole disclosed this in a statement signed by Director, Army Public Relations, Brig.and more »

Military assures of security in northeast - Africa Independent Television

Africa Independent TelevisionMilitary assures of security in northeastAfrica Independent TelevisionThe Nigerian chief of army staff, lieutenant General Tukur Buratai says, the army will do its best to ensure that security in the northeast is stabilised. He also says that the troops are ever remain loyal in the discharge of their responsibilities to ...and more »

Nigerian army troops intercept Boko Haram terrorists at IDP camps - Ventures Africa

Ventures AfricaNigerian army troops intercept Boko Haram terrorists at IDP campsVentures AfricaTroops from 22 Brigade of the Nigerian Army in Operation Lafiya Dole say they intercepted three Boko Haram terrorists who were trying to wreak havoc at an Internally-Displaced Persons (IDP) camp in Borno State. A statement signed by Director, Army ...and more »

Cooperation 'key' to defeating jihadists, say Buratai - Vanguard

VanguardCooperation 'key' to defeating jihadists, say BurataiVanguardGreater international cooperation is required to defeat Boko Haram and neutralise the threat from the Islamist militants in Nigeria and beyond, military commanders and politicians said this week. File Photo: Army Chief, Buratai displaying album of 100 ...and more »

Nigerian Army kills four Boko Haram terrorists in Borno - TV360

Nigerian Army kills four Boko Haram terrorists in BornoTV360The Nigerian Army says it has killed four Boko Haram terrorists in separate operations in Borno State, Northeast Nigeria. A statement by the Army said one Terrorist was killed in an ambush along Firgi-Pulka road in Bama Local Government Area of Borno ...and more »

Nigeria: Unicef Commends Military for Release of 752 Children and Women - AllAfrica.com

Nigeria: Unicef Commends Military for Release of 752 Children and WomenAllAfrica.comAbuja — The UNICEF has welcomed the release of 752 women, children and elderly men from Giwa military barracks in Maiduguri, Borno State on Wednesday. UNICEF Nigeria Representative, Ms. Pernille Ironside, in a statement yesterday, said the children ...and more »

Nigeria: Children of Boko Haram Militants, Their Victims Study Side-by-Side - AllAfrica.com

AllAfrica.comNigeria: Children of Boko Haram Militants, Their Victims Study Side-by-SideAllAfrica.comThe winner of this year's prestigious Nansen Refugee Award sees hope in bringing education to the children of Boko Haram, the militant group in northeastern Nigeria that with its very name opposes Western education. Zannah Mustapha has made it his ...and more »

Don't politicise IDPs' resettlement - Vanguard

VanguardDon't politicise IDPs' resettlementVanguardWITH the nation getting ready to embrace campaigns and elections in the next few months, some people seem determined to politicise efforts being made to resettle Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, in the Boko Haram-ravaged North East, especially Borno ...and more »

Nigerians united to defeat Boko Haram – FG - The Eagle Online

Nigerians united to defeat Boko Haram – FGThe Eagle OnlineThe Federal Government says Nigerians from are united in their resolve to defeat the Boko Haram terrorist group. Ambassador Hussein Abdullahi, former Under-Secretary, Regions and International Organisations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, stated this ...and more »

NSCDC, Police restoring confidence of people in Northeast, says Commander General - Vanguard

VanguardNSCDC, Police restoring confidence of people in Northeast, says Commander GeneralVanguardAbuja – Abdullahi Gana, the Commander General, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), says the corps are working in conjunction with the Police to restore the confidence of the people in the Northeast. NSCDC Commandant-General ...and more »

Inspiring! Boko Haram can't stop these Children from Continuing Education | Watch - BellaNaija

BellaNaijaInspiring! Boko Haram can't stop these Children from Continuing Education | WatchBellaNaijaSince 2009, Boko Haram terrorists have killed more than 20,000 persons, including over 2,000 teachers, damaged schools, homes and places of worship. The group has also been responsible to the kidnap, rape and forced marriage of thousands of female ...and more »

Boko Haram leaves 3 million kids out of school in N. Nigeria - The Philadelphia Tribune

The Philadelphia TribuneBoko Haram leaves 3 million kids out of school in N. NigeriaThe Philadelphia TribuneChildren displaced by Boko Haram receive lectures in a school in Maiduguri, Nigeria. — AP Photos/Sunday Alamba, File. Sunday Alamba. africa-bokoharam100617-02. A teacher and owner of the Goodness Mercy school, Julliana Aunie, left, seen with her ...and more »

Four insurgents killed in Borno - The Nation Newspaper

Four insurgents killed in BornoThe Nation NewspaperTroops of 151 and 202 Battalion of 21 Brigade, and 22 Brigade of Operation Lafiya Dole, Borno State, yesterday killed four Boko Haram insurgents. Army spokesman Brig.-Gen. Sani Usman, in a statement yesterday, said one of the insurgents was killed in ...and more »

Nigerian 'Unsung Hero' Tapped for Major UN Award - Lasentinel

Nigerian 'Unsung Hero' Tapped for Major UN AwardLasentinel(GIN) – Zannah Mustapha, a champion for the rights of displaced children growing up amid violence in north-eastern Nigeria, is the 2017 winner of the Nansen Refugee Award, U.N. officials announced this week. In the first online Facebook video of the U ...and more »

NUT laments loss of member to Boko Haram insurgents - NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)NUT laments loss of member to Boko Haram insurgentsNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)Again, the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT) Borno State council have regretted the loss of one of their members to the brutish hands of Boko Haram insurgents, recently. The chairman regretted that his colleague, Zanna Wulgo, who was on a military ...and more »