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FG Lied, Boko Haram Controls Half Of Borno - Senator Garbai

A lawmaker from the terror-bed state, Borno has revealed that claims by the Nigerian government that the insurgents have been depleted is far from the ... Full story

Borno state residents flee as Boko Haram attack villages

Residents of Mairi and Malari have begun fleeing to Borno State capital, Maiduguri as Boko Haram insurgents laid siege to their villages. The insurgents were said ...

Boko Haram Unleashes Terror In Borno Again!

Reports have it that there was a state of unrest in a remote village in the north-eastern part of Nigeria following a calculated attack by ... Full story

Oh No! 4- Year Old Girl & Dad Burnt To Death During Boko Haram Attack - Video

A 4 year old girl and her father were among those that were burnt to death inside their homes during an attack on Dalori, a ... Full story

Insurgency: Nigerian Troops Kill 63 Terrorists, Rescue 370 Hostages

Theater Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Major General Hassan Umoru has disclosed that Nigerian troops have killed 63 Boko Haram terrorists and intercepted suicide bombers ... Full story

DSS Warns Nigerians Of New Tricks Employed By Fraudsters

Nigerians have been warned of the latest tricks fraudsters employ to swindle their victims of valuables and money.  The Director of Directorate of State Services (DSS) ... Full story

Army Reveals How 14 Suicide Bombers Caused Mayhem In Maiduguri Killing Dozens

The aftermath of the deadly bombing that rocked residents of Maiduguri killing dozens have been described as terrifying and inhumane waste of lives. The Nigerian ... Full story

Nigerian Bombings: Borno Imams Get Metal Detectors

The Borno State Government has distributed metal detectors to Imams in the state to screen worshippers as one of the ways to checking the menace ... Full story

Heartless! Boko Haram Suspects Tortured By Civilian JTF In Borno (Video) Video

Civilian members of the JTF currently fighting the Boko Haram terrorists in Borno were captured on camera drilling nabbed Islamic sect members.  Suspected Boko Haram members ... Full story

Boko Haram Poisons Water Sources In Some Communities In Borno

In this boko haram latest news in Nigeria, Boko Haram has embarked on poisoning water sources in some communities in Borno State where they were ... Full story

Busted!! Boko Haram Kingpin And His Family Arrested While Trying To Escape (Photo)

Another leader of the outlawed Islamic Fundamentalist group, Boko Haram has been captured by the Nigerian troop.  Nigerian troops in their intensified fight against the proscribed ... Full story

Surviving Victims Of Maiduguri Bomb Blast (Graphic Images )

Some graphic photos of some surviving victims of the recent Maiduguri bomb blast has been released online.  Photos of some of the victims of Sunday's multiple ... Full story

Boko Haram: 214 girls rescued from the Sambisa Forest visibly pregnant

Following the latest rescue of additional 234 women and children by the Nigerian Army from the Sambisa Forest in Borno State, indicated, yesterday, that a ... Full story

Kashim Shettima Hands Over 540 Buses To Commercial Drivers

Commercial drivers in Borno State on Sunday beamed with smiles as the Borno State Government bought and handed over 540 buses to them to enhance ... Full story

Nigerian Military, Recapture's Two More Local Governments From Boko Haram Militants

The Nigerian military on Saturday said it has recaptured two more local governments from Boko Haram militants in the North Eastern part of Nigeria after ... Full story

Boko Haram Recruiting And Training Fighters In Borno - Federal Government

The Federal Government on Thursday warned that the insurgent group, Boko Haram, may have started recruiting and training fighters.  Coordinator of the National Information Centre on ... Full story

Female Suicide Bomber Attacks Borno State Market Leaving Many Dead

A fatal bomb blast hit an overcrowded market in the largest Southern Borno town, Biu, had killed many, witnesses report. The eye-witnesses said injured persons and ... Full story

Nigerian Military Storms Sambisa Forest To Hunt Boko Haram Fighters

A detachment of the Nigerian military has stormed the Sambisa Forest in Borno State to dislodge members of the violent sect, Boko Haram, who are ... Full story

We Saw Helicopters Dropping Arms, Food For 'Boko Haram'

Displaced residents of Monguno, in Borno State, which was recently taken over by Boko Haram, have said they saw helicopters dropping arms and food items ... Full story

Seven Terrorists Die In Explosive-Laden Vehicle

Seven suspected Boko Haram terrorists were on Monday killed when an Improvised Explosive Device hidden in a Toyota Pick-up van they were driving in exploded ... Full story

Suspect Reveals 50 Female Suicide Bombers Set Out To Kill 100,000 Before New Year

A female suicide bomber, who was arrested by the vigilante group also known as civilian JTF, revealed, yesterday, that 50 other female suicide bombers have ... Full story

Two female suicide bombers kill 67 people, injure 98 in Borno market

At least 67 people were feared dead and about 98 others seriously injured yesterday when two female suicide bombers hit a popular Monday market along ... Full story

Boko Haram Militants Attack Traders In Borno State Market

Many market men and women are feared dead after Boko Haram militants disguised as traders attacked a market in Damasak town in the Mobar Local ... Full story

Fresh Boko Haram Attack In Borno State Leaves 45 Dead!

At least 45 people were killed in a suspected Boko Haram attack in northeast Nigeria, officials and witnesses said on Thursday, in the latest violence ... Full story

Broke Sheriff Becomes Richest Ex-Governor In Borno State

The Borno State Governor, Alhaji Kashim Shettima, has described as absurd the allegation of fraud against him by his predecessor, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, saying ... Full story

Boko Haram Invades Nigerian Army Battalion, Confiscates All Arms, Ammunition

The terrorists arrived suddenly at 4:00 p.m. that ill-fated Wednesday, November 5, catching the Nigerian soldiers and their commanders off-guard. As they invaded the headquarters ... Full story

Governor Kashim Shettima Of Borno State Seen Handing Out Money To Street Children

 Classic African politics, the poor getting poorer and the Governors getting richer. Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno state pictured handing out some Naira notes to ... Full story

Woman identifies Boko Haram abductor who molested her inside a Maiduguri bank

A woman (name withheld), aged 43, has narrated what she endured in the hands of a Boko Haram abductor before she was freed from her ... Full story

Boko Haram terrorists kill Monarch, 15 others in Borno

Gunmen suspected to be members of Boko Haram terrorists Thursday invaded Garubula village of Biu local Government area of Borno state killing the District Head, ... Full story

Parents Of Abducted Chibok Girls Arrive At Presidential Villa

Parents of the school girls that were abducted from Government Girls Secondary School, Chibok , Borno State on April 14, by the dreaded terrorist group, ... Full story

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