Troops kill 1, repel Boko Haram attack in Borno - The Nation Newspaper

The Nigerian Army on Saturday said it had killed one Boko Haram member after repelling an attack by the insurgents at Bocos village in Bama Local Government Area, Borno State. Lt. Col. Kingsley Samuel, the Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, ...

Boko Haram: Nigeria, 3 others to get $54m US aid - The Nation Newspaper

The U.S. Government has announced 54 million dollars in addition to humanitarian assistance to Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad and the four countries affected by the Boko Haram violence. U.S. Under Secretary for Political Affairs, Mr Thomas Shannon jr, ...

Scores killed as Boko Haram attack Bama Barracks - Daily Post Nigeria

Scores of Boko Haram militants were killed on Friday evening during a failed attempt to attack military Barrack in Bama town of Bama local government area of Borno State. DAILY POST learnt that the attackers engaged the military within the hours of 6 ...

Boko Haram lunches fresh attack on Bama - The Nation Newspaper

Barely one week after some Internally Displaced People from Bama staged a protest to return to their town but were prevented by security agents, Boko Haram insurgents Saturday lunched a fresh attack on ancient city. An impeccable security source told ...

Nigeria: More Than Half of Schools in Boko Haram's Nigeria Heartland Closed - UN - AllAfrica.com

Mustapha talks to students in one of the junior classes of his Future Prowess Islamic Foundation School in Maiduguri, Nigeria. By Tom Melville. London — More than half of schools in the northeast Nigerian state of Borno are closed with millions of ...