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Nigeria: 2017 Humanitarian Assistance Overview (as of 1 January 2017) - ReliefWeb;

Nigeria: 2017 Humanitarian Assistance Overview (as of 1 January 2017) - ReliefWeb

ReliefWebNigeria: 2017 Humanitarian Assistance Overview (as of 1 January 2017)ReliefWebNigeria's north-eastern region, which has historically lagged behind the rest of the country in socio-economic development, is struck by a long-running conflict that has caused widespread destruction and deep human suffering. Some 14 million people are ...and more »

Factcheck: The defeat of Boko Haram is not a defining metric of President Buhari's commitment to combating insecurity - YNaija;

Factcheck: The defeat of Boko Haram is not a defining metric of President Buhari's commitment to combating insecurity - YNaija

YNaijaFactcheck: The defeat of Boko Haram is not a defining metric of President Buhari's commitment to combating insecurityYNaijaOn the 8th of January, Pastor Tunde Bakare stood before his congregation ( Latter Rain Assembly) to give his annual State of the Nation address. It is a speech that ties together events of the past year in Nigeria and the world, and the projections ...and more »

Nigerian Air Force Investigative Panel Visits Borno State - SaharaReporters.com;

Nigerian Air Force Investigative Panel Visits Borno State - SaharaReporters.com

SaharaReporters.comNigerian Air Force Investigative Panel Visits Borno StateSaharaReporters.comThe panel is saddled with the task of finding out issues surrounding the accidental bombing, the number of casualties and the role of the flight crew in the accident. by Channels TV Jan 22, 2017. The panel set up by the Nigerian Air Force to ...and more »

Fifteen Killed After Boko Haram Attacks Town Previously Bombed By Nigerian Air Force - The Wire

Fifteen Killed After Boko Haram Attacks Town Previously Bombed By Nigerian Air ForceThe WireNigerian soldiers hold up a Boko Haram flag that they had seized in the recently retaken town of Damasak, Nigeria, March 18, 2015. Credit: Reuters/Emmanuel Braun. Rann, Nigeria: Around 15 Boko Haram fighters were killed when the jihadists attacked a ...and more »

'How troops killed 30 IDPs days before accidental bombing of IDPs camp' – Report - YNaija;

'How troops killed 30 IDPs days before accidental bombing of IDPs camp' – Report - YNaija

YNaija'How troops killed 30 IDPs days before accidental bombing of IDPs camp' – ReportYNaijaAbout 30 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) had been mistakenly killed by troops some days before the accidental bombing of an IDP camp in Rann, Borno State, icirnigeria reports. An Air Force fighter jet had mistakenly dropped a bomb at the Rann IDPs ...and more »

Nigeria botched air strike may have killed up to 236 people - News24;

Nigeria botched air strike may have killed up to 236 people - News24

News24Nigeria botched air strike may have killed up to 236 peopleNews24Kano - As many as 236 people may have been killed in the botched Nigerian air strike against Boko Haram that hit a camp for civilians displaced by the unrest, a local official told AFP on Saturday. Doctors Without Borders (MSF) on Friday had said the ...and more »

IDPs camp bombing: 68 surgeries carried out on victims - YNaija;

IDPs camp bombing: 68 surgeries carried out on victims - YNaija

YNaijaIDPs camp bombing: 68 surgeries carried out on victimsYNaijaMedical workers have conducted no fewer than 68 surgeries on victims of the accidental bombing of internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp in Rann, Borno State by the Nigerian Air Force. A surgeon said the medical workers have carried out over 68 ...and more »

Buratai lauds theatre commander, GOC on Boko Haram - The Nation Newspaper;

Buratai lauds theatre commander, GOC on Boko Haram - The Nation Newspaper

The Nation NewspaperBuratai lauds theatre commander, GOC on Boko HaramThe Nation NewspaperThe Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has commended the Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj.-Gen. Lucky Irabor, for his efforts in the ongoing war against Boko Haram terrorists. Buratai gave the commendation while ...and more »

Boko Haram : Troops kill 15 terrorists, recover arms in Borno - Pulse Nigeria

Boko Haram : Troops kill 15 terrorists, recover arms in BornoPulse NigeriaThe Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, confirmed the killing and capture of the terrorists in Rann on Friday. Published: 21.01.2017; Pulse News Agency Local By NAN. Print; eMail · Nigerian Army Troops play. Nigerian Army Troops. (Punch) ...and more »

Rann bombardment: Troops kill 15 terrorists, recover arms - Vanguard;

Rann bombardment: Troops kill 15 terrorists, recover arms - Vanguard

VanguardRann bombardment: Troops kill 15 terrorists, recover armsVanguardRann (Borno) – Nigerian troops have killed 15 members of the Boko Haram terrorists, who were part of insurgents responsible for the mistaken deployment of rockets by the Nigerian Air Force in Rann, on Tuesday. They also captured one terrorist ...and more »

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Nigeria: "Most of the dead and injured were women and children" - Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) International

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) InternationalNigeria: "Most of the dead and injured were women and children"Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) InternationalOn 17 January at least 90 people were killed and 120 wounded in an airstrike carried out by the Nigerian military on a camp for displaced people in Rann, in the east of Nigeria's Borno state. An MSF medical team, which had started work in the camp just ...and more »

Death Toll From Nigerian Strike On Displaced Persons Camp Rises To 90: Aid Group - NPR;

Death Toll From Nigerian Strike On Displaced Persons Camp Rises To 90: Aid Group - NPR

NPRDeath Toll From Nigerian Strike On Displaced Persons Camp Rises To 90: Aid GroupNPRDoctors Without Borders says that the death toll has risen to "about 90" from a Nigerian military airstrike Tuesday on a displaced persons camps in the country's restive Borno state. Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari has said that the bombing ...and more »

Boko Haram attacks camp bombed by Nigerian air force - Independent Online;

Boko Haram attacks camp bombed by Nigerian air force - Independent Online

Independent OnlineBoko Haram attacks camp bombed by Nigerian air forceIndependent OnlineMaiduguri, Nigeria - Boko Haram extremists attacked a refugee camp in northeast Nigeria just days after Nigeria's air force bombed it, witnesses said Friday, as reports emerged that the death toll from the bombing could be as high as 170. More than 100 ...and more »

Death toll now 90 in Nigeria air strike, could reach 170 - News24;

Death toll now 90 in Nigeria air strike, could reach 170 - News24

News24Death toll now 90 in Nigeria air strike, could reach 170News24Kano - The death toll from a botched Nigerian air strike against Boko Haram that hit a camp for displaced people has risen to 90, and could climb as high as 170, Doctors Without Borders said on Friday. Most of the victims of Tuesday's strike in Rann in ...and more »

In Nigeria, Planting a Future Amid War - Newsweek;

In Nigeria, Planting a Future Amid War - Newsweek

NewsweekIn Nigeria, Planting a Future Amid WarNewsweekThis week's military airstrike on a community of displaced people in Nigeria killed at least 70 civilians and aid workers and injured more than 100 others, according to aid groups. It was a gut-wrenching reminder that the years-long conflict and ...and more »

Boko Haram Attacks Refugee Camp That Nigerian Air Force Bombed This Week - Breitbart News;

Boko Haram Attacks Refugee Camp That Nigerian Air Force Bombed This Week - Breitbart News

Breitbart NewsBoko Haram Attacks Refugee Camp That Nigerian Air Force Bombed This WeekBreitbart NewsThe Islamic State affiliate Boko Haram raided a refugee camp in northeastern Nigeria late Thursday night, little more than 48 hours after the Nigerian military accidentally conducted an airstrike on the women and children housed in the facility ...and more »

Rann misfire: Over 170 killed – MSF - Daily Post Nigeria;

Rann misfire: Over 170 killed – MSF - Daily Post Nigeria

Daily Post NigeriaRann misfire: Over 170 killed – MSFDaily Post NigeriaThe death toll continues to rise following the horrific military attack on civilians in Rann, Nigeria, according to latest estimates by Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF). MSF said around 90 people were killed on the spot when a Nigerian airforce plane ...and more »

"I saw intestines on the ground" - aid worker recalls Nigerian refugee camp bombing - Thomson Reuters Foundation

Thomson Reuters Foundation"I saw intestines on the ground" - aid worker recalls Nigerian refugee camp bombingThomson Reuters FoundationMAIDUGURI, Nigeria, Jan 20 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Aid worker Alfred Davies and his colleagues were providing vaccinations and giving out food in a refugee camp in northeast Nigeria when he noticed the buzzing of a plane passing overhead.and more »

Biafra Agitators Vs Boko Haram Insurgents: Orji Uzo Kalu Highlights The Differences - BuzzNigeria.com;

Biafra Agitators Vs Boko Haram Insurgents: Orji Uzo Kalu Highlights The Differences - BuzzNigeria.com

BuzzNigeria.comBiafra Agitators Vs Boko Haram Insurgents: Orji Uzo Kalu Highlights The DifferencesBuzzNigeria.comFormer Abia State governor and Chairman of Slok Group, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu has said there is no basis for comparison between Biafra agitators and Boko Haram Insurgents. The former Governor said there was a fundamental difference to the both groups, ...and more »

IBB condoles Borno, UniMaid over the blasts - The Nation Newspaper;

IBB condoles Borno, UniMaid over the blasts - The Nation Newspaper

The Nation NewspaperIBB condoles Borno, UniMaid over the blastsThe Nation NewspaperFormer Military President, Ibrahim Babangida, on Thursday, commiserated with the government and people of Borno, over the tragic terror attack on the University of Maiduguri. Babangida, in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) ...and more »