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Aid group says Cameroon expelling refugees to Nigeria - Daily Mail

Aid group says Cameroon expelling refugees to NigeriaDaily MailDAKAR, Senegal (AP) - The Doctors Without Borders aid group says it has witnessed Cameroon's military returning Nigerian refugees to their country as the number of people fleeing hunger and Boko Haram extremist violence there has mounted.and more »

Nigeria: Massive Displacement Continues in the Northeast - Doctors Without Borders;

Nigeria: Massive Displacement Continues in the Northeast - Doctors Without Borders

Doctors Without BordersNigeria: Massive Displacement Continues in the NortheastDoctors Without BordersSome of the tens of thousands of displaced people sheltering in Pulka town, Borno state, go about their day outside the MSF hospital compound. April 19, 2017. Cameroon forces refugees back, compounding the crisis. MAIDUGURI, NIGERIA/NEW YORK, ...and more »

REVEALED: How Boko Haram bomber hid bomb that killed several people in Cameroon hours ago - NAIJ.COM;

REVEALED: How Boko Haram bomber hid bomb that killed several people in Cameroon hours ago - NAIJ.COM

NAIJ.COMREVEALED: How Boko Haram bomber hid bomb that killed several people in Cameroon hours agoNAIJ.COMFour people have been reportedly killed in Cameroon on Wednesday morning after Boko Haram terrorists attacked the locality of Kolofata not far from the Nigerian border. The attacker was among the four persons killed by the blast. READ ALSO: BREAKING: ...and more »

Defence Minister Mansur Dan Ali Says It May Take Years To Free All Kidnapped Chibok Girls - BuzzNigeria.com;

Defence Minister Mansur Dan Ali Says It May Take Years To Free All Kidnapped Chibok Girls - BuzzNigeria.com

BuzzNigeria.comDefence Minister Mansur Dan Ali Says It May Take Years To Free All Kidnapped Chibok GirlsBuzzNigeria.comNigeria Defence Minister, Brigadier Gen. Mansur Dan Ali has said it might take years to find and rescue all the Chibok schoolgirls that were kidnapped by Boko Haram. He made this statement barely a few days after President Muhammadu Buhari said the ...and more »

3 dead in suicide attack in Cameroon border town - Guardian;

3 dead in suicide attack in Cameroon border town - Guardian

Guardian3 dead in suicide attack in Cameroon border townGuardianThree people were killed and four others wounded on Wednesday in a suicide attack in Cameroon's restive Far North, a local official said. “Just before 10:00 am, a suicide bomber who crossed from Nigeria entered Kolofata and blew himself up,” a source ...and more »

Suicide blast in northern Cameroon kills 4 - Anadolu Agency;

Suicide blast in northern Cameroon kills 4 - Anadolu Agency

Anadolu AgencySuicide blast in northern Cameroon kills 4Anadolu AgencyAt least four people, including a gendarme were killed in a suicide bombing in a small town in northern Cameroon on Wednesday, according to a military official. "The explosion took place at around 10 a.m. local time [0900GMT] in Kolofata [town]... near ...and more »

Boko Haram Jihadists Kill Five Soldiers In Maiduguri - Nigeria Today

Boko Haram Jihadists Kill Five Soldiers In MaiduguriNigeria TodaySome jihadists suspected to be militants of the notorious Islamic sect Boko Haram killed five Nigerian soldiers and injured five others in a raid on a military post in the violence-torn northeast. Do you something awesome to share with the world? Click ...and more »

Chibok girls: Buhari's government insensitive, his minsiters must be tutored - Oby Ezekwesili - Daily Post Nigeria;

Chibok girls: Buhari's government insensitive, his minsiters must be tutored - Oby Ezekwesili - Daily Post Nigeria

Daily Post NigeriaChibok girls: Buhari's government insensitive, his minsiters must be tutored - Oby EzekwesiliDaily Post NigeriaFormer Minister of Education and Convener, Bring Back Our Girls group, Oby Ezekwesili, has accused the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government of being as insensitive to the plight of Nigerians as other administrations before it, saying his minsters ...and more »

Nigeria: As refugees flee violence, others are forcibly returned - ReliefWeb;

Nigeria: As refugees flee violence, others are forcibly returned - ReliefWeb

ReliefWebNigeria: As refugees flee violence, others are forcibly returnedReliefWebAccess to drinking water used to be a very big problem before the arrival of MSF in Banki, but the situation has now greatly improved with several water points provided by the organisation. © Malik Samuel/MSF. Violence and insecurity continue to force ...and more »

Nigerian soldiers raid Boko Haram camps, kill six – Official - Premium Times;

Nigerian soldiers raid Boko Haram camps, kill six – Official - Premium Times

Premium TimesNigerian soldiers raid Boko Haram camps, kill six – OfficialPremium TimesNigerian soldiers on Monday raided some hideouts of the Boko Haram in remote villages of Borno State during which six members of the group were killed in a shootout, an official said. The raid, according to the spokesperson of the Nigeria army, Sani ...and more »

Boko Haram Infected Me with HIV/AIDS During Marathon S1x in Sambisa – 15-Year Old Victim Reveals - Nigeria Today;

Boko Haram Infected Me with HIV/AIDS During Marathon S1x in Sambisa – 15-Year Old Victim Reveals - Nigeria Today

Nigeria TodayBoko Haram Infected Me with HIV/AIDS During Marathon S1x in Sambisa – 15-Year Old Victim RevealsNigeria TodayFatima Kabir, a 15-year-old ex-wife of the factional leader of Boko Haram, Maman Nur, said she was infected with HIV/AIDS after she was forced to have marathon sex with many sect members at the group's Sigil Huda camp, Sambisa Forest.and more »

Boko Haram: Troops eliminate 6 terrorists in Dissa, Borno [PHOTOS] - Daily Post Nigeria;

Boko Haram: Troops eliminate 6 terrorists in Dissa, Borno [PHOTOS] - Daily Post Nigeria

Daily Post NigeriaBoko Haram: Troops eliminate 6 terrorists in Dissa, Borno [PHOTOS]Daily Post NigeriaTroops of 192 Battalion, 26 Task Force Brigade, deployed for Operation LAFIYA DOLE, on Tuesday, carried out clearance operation of suspected Boko Haram terrorists' hideouts at Dissa and Patawe general area, Borno State. During the operation, the troops ...and more »

Soldiers kill 6 Boko Haram insurgents, recover arms - P.M. News;

Soldiers kill 6 Boko Haram insurgents, recover arms - P.M. News

P.M. NewsSoldiers kill 6 Boko Haram insurgents, recover armsP.M. NewsTroops of 192 Battalion, 26 Task Force Brigade under Operation LAFIYA DOLE, Tuesday killed six Boko Haram insurgents during a clearance operation of terrorists' hideouts at Dissa and Patawe general area of Borno State, north east of Nigeria.and more »

It will take years to find the remaining chibok girls – Defense minister - Information Nigeria;

It will take years to find the remaining chibok girls – Defense minister - Information Nigeria

Information NigeriaIt will take years to find the remaining chibok girls – Defense ministerInformation NigeriaThree years after the abduction of the Chibok girls by Boko Haram sect, the Minister of Defence, Brig-Gen Mansur Ali has said the remaining 195 girls will not be found immediately. Recall that the sect members on April 14th 2014, kidnapped 276 students ...and more »

Soldiers kill 6 Boko Haram terrorists, arrest their logistics supplier (photos) - NAIJ.COM;

Soldiers kill 6 Boko Haram terrorists, arrest their logistics supplier (photos) - NAIJ.COM

NAIJ.COMSoldiers kill 6 Boko Haram terrorists, arrest their logistics supplier (photos)NAIJ.COMThe terrorists were killed in a clearance operation carried out by the troops attached to Operation Lafiya Dole in the terrorists hideouts at Dissa and Patawe general area of Borno state. Soldiers kill 6 Boko Haram terrorists, arrest their logistics ...and more »

Boko Haram attack military base in Borno, Kill three soldiers - Information Nigeria;

Boko Haram attack military base in Borno, Kill three soldiers - Information Nigeria

Information NigeriaBoko Haram attack military base in Borno, Kill three soldiersInformation NigeriaThe military base in Sabon Gari community in Damboa local gobvernment area in Borno state,have been attacked by suspected Boko Haram members, killing three soldiers and thereafter setting the military base on fire. The sect members stormed the military ...and more »

Nigeria: WFP Warns of Severe Funding Shortfall for Nigeria's Hungry - AllAfrica.com

Nigeria: WFP Warns of Severe Funding Shortfall for Nigeria's HungryAllAfrica.comThe World Food Program is sounding the alarm over a severe funding shortfall in Nigeria that could endanger the lives of 4.7 million people affected by hunger in the nation's volatile northeast. The U.N. agency has received just under 15 percent of the ...and more »

Cameroon: 4 Killed in suspected Boko Haram attack in Kolofata-Northern Region - Cameroon Concord;

Cameroon: 4 Killed in suspected Boko Haram attack in Kolofata-Northern Region - Cameroon Concord

Cameroon ConcordCameroon: 4 Killed in suspected Boko Haram attack in Kolofata-Northern RegionCameroon ConcordA suicide bomber has killed at least four people including a genderme officer in an attack this day in Cameroon's Northen town of Kolofata, according to local local French daily newspaper L'Oeil du Sahel. Residents said they heard a loud explosion ...and more »

NSCDC arrests wife of Boko Haram factional leader - Daily Trust;

NSCDC arrests wife of Boko Haram factional leader - Daily Trust

Daily TrustNSCDC arrests wife of Boko Haram factional leaderDaily TrustThe Borno Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps ( NSCDC), said it had arrested a 15-year -old girl, Fatima Kabir believed to be a former wife of a Boko Haram factional leader, Malam Mamman Nur. The Commandant of NSCDC in Borno, ...and more »

US seals arms deal with Nigeria to fight Boko Haram - Aljazeera.com

US seals arms deal with Nigeria to fight Boko HaramAljazeera.comThe US has agreed to sell high-tech aircraft to Nigeria for its campaign against the armed group Boko Haram. Barack Obama had approved the sale as president but it was delayed after the Nigerian air force bombed a refugee camp in January. The deal ...and more »