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Expanding Humanitarian Access in Northeastern Nigeria - ReliefWeb

Expanding Humanitarian Access in Northeastern NigeriaReliefWebSince 2013, Boko Haram militants have escalated attacks in northeastern Nigeria's Adamawa, Borno, and Yobe states, generating significant population displacement and humanitarian needs. Conflict-related violence has contributed to acute food insecurity ...and more »

UNHCR requirements for the Nigeria situation in 2017 - Reliefweb;

UNHCR requirements for the Nigeria situation in 2017 - Reliefweb

ReliefwebUNHCR requirements for the Nigeria situation in 2017ReliefwebIn Nigeria, Boko Haram (BH) elements are reported to have regrouped after having been forced from their stronghold in the Sambisa forest. As such, a greater number of synchronized attacks (mostly improvised explosive devices) targeting the military, ...and more »

Video captures the moment female Boko Haram suicide bomber blows herself up - The Sun;

Video captures the moment female Boko Haram suicide bomber blows herself up - The Sun

The SunVideo captures the moment female Boko Haram suicide bomber blows herself upThe SunSHOCKING video captures the moment a female Boko Haram suicide bomber blew herself up in Nigeria. The footage emerged as it was claimed the Islamist terror group is abducting and drugging women and forcing them to marry its fighters as part of its ...and more »

[ March 31, 2017 ] Boko Haram decimated to splinter acts of terrorism —DHQ Latest News - NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog);

[ March 31, 2017 ] Boko Haram decimated to splinter acts of terrorism —DHQ Latest News - NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)[ March 31, 2017 ] Boko Haram decimated to splinter acts of terrorism —DHQ Latest NewsNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)THE Defence Headquarters, on Thursday, disclosed that the armed forces of Nigeria had been able to decimate and degrade Boko Haram terrorists from their terrogensic activity to splinter acts of terrorism mostly within Borno State. The Director, Defence ...and more »

Is the Nigerian Army joking? 5 takeaways from the ridiculous confession that Shekau is alive - YNaija

Is the Nigerian Army joking? 5 takeaways from the ridiculous confession that Shekau is aliveYNaijaHome » Latest » Cover Stories » Is the Nigerian Army joking? 5 takeaways from the ridiculous confession that Shekau is alive. 7 months after claiming that Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau had been killed, the Nigerian army has come out to say that ...and more »

Nigeria Military: Why We Haven't Captured Shekau Despite Combing the Whole of Sambisa - Nigerian Bulletin

Nigeria Military: Why We Haven't Captured Shekau Despite Combing the Whole of SambisaNigerian BulletinThe Defence Headquarters on Friday said it has not been able to capture Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau because he has many faces. Speaking at a Press Forum in Abuja, Director of Defence Information, Major Gen. John Eneche, admitted that there ...and more »

Nigerian Army Holds Drill in Sambisa Forest, Former Boko Haram Stronghold - Tolerance.ca

Nigerian Army Holds Drill in Sambisa Forest, Former Boko Haram StrongholdTolerance.caFor the first time in years, the Nigerian Army conducted military drills in the Sambisa Forest which previously had been a stronghold for Boko Haram. For VOA, Hussaina Muhammad was given a rare access to the exercises in Maiduguri. Salem Solomon has ...and more »

Boko Haram: Military desperately searching for Shekau - Spokesman - Daily Post Nigeria;

Boko Haram: Military desperately searching for Shekau - Spokesman - Daily Post Nigeria

Daily Post NigeriaBoko Haram: Military desperately searching for Shekau - SpokesmanDaily Post NigeriaThe Nigerian Defence Headquarters has declared that it is “desperately” searching for the real elusive leader of Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau. Speaking through its Director of Information, Major General John Enenche, at a media forum, in Abuja on ...and more »

Why we are yet to capture Shekau – DHQ - The Nation Newspaper;

Why we are yet to capture Shekau – DHQ - The Nation Newspaper

The Nation NewspaperWhy we are yet to capture Shekau – DHQThe Nation NewspaperThe Nigerian Military on Friday gave reasons why the elusive Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, has not been captured despite a huge manhunt and the capture of Camp Zero in Sambisa forest. The Director of Defence Information, Major Gen.and more »

An Incomplete Picture of the Humanitarian Crisis in the Lake Chad Region - Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) (press release) (blog);

An Incomplete Picture of the Humanitarian Crisis in the Lake Chad Region - Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) (press release) (blog)

Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) (press release) (blog)An Incomplete Picture of the Humanitarian Crisis in the Lake Chad RegionPeace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) (press release) (blog)The broader context of the humanitarian crisis in the Lake Chad region, particularly in Borno State in the northeast of Nigeria, remains largely unknown to a Western audience, and in the media coverage it is mostly the stories about Boko Haram's ...and more »

Army will bring Abubakar Shekau to justice – General Enenche - NAIJ.COM;

Army will bring Abubakar Shekau to justice – General Enenche - NAIJ.COM

NAIJ.COMArmy will bring Abubakar Shekau to justice – General EnencheNAIJ.COMThe Nigerian Military has said it is in desperate search of Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, to bring the terrorist leader to justice for his activities which have led to loss of many lives and property mostly in the north east part of the country ...and more »

Ana wata ga wata: Akwai wasu yara 501 da 'yan ta'adda na Boko Haram suka sata banda 'yan matan Chibok! - NAIJ.COM;

Ana wata ga wata: Akwai wasu yara 501 da 'yan ta'adda na Boko Haram suka sata banda 'yan matan Chibok! - NAIJ.COM

NAIJ.COMAna wata ga wata: Akwai wasu yara 501 da 'yan ta'adda na Boko Haram suka sata banda 'yan matan Chibok!NAIJ.COMYan Najeriya da dama ba su san cewa 'yan Boko Haram sun kuma sace yara makaranta 501 daga Damasak. Kungiyar hakkin mutane wato 'The Human Rights Watch' (HRW) sun saukar da wannan da kara cewa gwamnatin ya ki yin magana a kan shi.and more »

Nigeria: Real Shekau Still Alive, We're in Desperate Search of Him, Says Military - AllAfrica.com;

Nigeria: Real Shekau Still Alive, We're in Desperate Search of Him, Says Military - AllAfrica.com

AllAfrica.comNigeria: Real Shekau Still Alive, We're in Desperate Search of Him, Says MilitaryAllAfrica.comA still from a video release by Boko Haram shows its leader, Abubakar Shekau (file photo). By Joseph Erunke. The Nigerian Military said yesterday, that the Boko Haram terrorists leader, Abubakar Shekau, was still alive contrary to earlier claim that he ...and more »

Reviewing Boko Haram's Public Statements - TEST - Institute for Security Studies (press release) (blog);

Reviewing Boko Haram's Public Statements - TEST - Institute for Security Studies (press release) (blog)

Institute for Security Studies (press release) (blog)Reviewing Boko Haram's Public Statements - TESTInstitute for Security Studies (press release) (blog)Messaging from the terrorist organization Boko Haram has been a revealing, but oft-ignored aspect of the group's public outreach. Along with unrelenting violence, the desire to disseminate its narrative has been one of the most consistent features of ...and more »

Boko Haram faction seeks grassroots support in NE Nigeria - News24;

Boko Haram faction seeks grassroots support in NE Nigeria - News24

News24Boko Haram faction seeks grassroots support in NE NigeriaNews24Kano - A Boko Haram faction led by the son of the group's founder is trying to win over civilians by shunning the indiscriminate violence of its longtime figurehead that has alienated locals. Eyewitnesses to a spate of recent raids attributed to ...and more »

Nigeria silent about mass abduction of kids - The Philadelphia Tribune

Nigeria silent about mass abduction of kidsThe Philadelphia TribuneJOHANNESBURG — Hundreds of children remain missing while officials refuse to acknowledge the largest-ever mass abduction of Nigerian schoolchildren by Boko Haram Islamic extremists, Human Rights Watch said Thursday. Boko Haram kidnapped ...and more »

Troops Ambush Boko Haram Terrorists In Borno - Africa Independent Television;

Troops Ambush Boko Haram Terrorists In Borno - Africa Independent Television

Africa Independent TelevisionTroops Ambush Boko Haram Terrorists In BornoAfrica Independent TelevisionTroops of 112 Task Force Battalion, 22 Brigade of the Nigerian Army, Operation Lafiya Dole on Wednesday carried out a fighting patrol along Boskoro, Dikwa Local Government Area of Borno state. The area is believed to be a sleeper cell of Boko Haram ...and more »

Mataimakin Shekau ya balle, yana neman magoya baya - NAIJ.COM;

Mataimakin Shekau ya balle, yana neman magoya baya - NAIJ.COM

NAIJ.COMMataimakin Shekau ya balle, yana neman magoya bayaNAIJ.COM... - Bangaren Kungiyar Boko Haram da Abu Musab Al-Barnawi ke jagoranta na bin salon samun goyon bayan jama'a, ta hanyar nisanta kansu daga hare-hare da ake kai wa yankunan arewa maso gabashi. - Rahotanni sun ce al-Barnawani na yunkurin ...and more »

Cameroon's Far North: Responding to Boko Haram - Oxford Research Group;

Cameroon's Far North: Responding to Boko Haram - Oxford Research Group

Oxford Research GroupCameroon's Far North: Responding to Boko HaramOxford Research GroupNigeria-origin radical Islamist group Boko Haram extended armed attacks into northern Cameroon in 2014 but was substantially beaten back by joint Cameroonian, Chadian and Nigerian armed forces in early 2015; thereafter, it has waged an asymmetric ...and more »

Focus on famine: Situation not 'unsolvable' - MetroNews Canada;

Focus on famine: Situation not 'unsolvable' - MetroNews Canada

MetroNews CanadaFocus on famine: Situation not 'unsolvable'MetroNews CanadaUnited Nations warns that more than five million people in Adamawa, Borno and Yobe are facing a food emergency. Share on Facebook. Tweet · Reddit this! A. A. Report an Error. Share via Email. Print. Women and young girls wash clothes while others ...and more »