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Boko Haram Attacks Nigerian Troops In Kukareta Village Yobe

Boko Haram insurgents, Monday evening attacked a military base in Kukareta village, under Damaturu local government area, Yobe state. Yobe State Commissioner of Police, Sunmonu Adeyemi Abdulmaliki confirmed the attacked, adding that details were still sketchy. A resident of the village, Isah Bakari Yerima who

Boko Haram Hijacks Bus, Abducts 20 Passengers In Borno

Boko Haram insurgents on Wednesday hijacked a commercial bus and kidnapped the passengers on board in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. A relative of one of the kidnap victims, Isa Musa, told Reuters that between 10 and 20 people were kidnapped by the insurgents. It

Newly Promoted Army Officer, Nine Others Killed By Boko Haram

Medawa, a Nigerian Army Lieutenant who would have become Captain on Thursday, has been killed in Sambisa forest in the “clearance” operation declared days ago by the Chief of Army Staff, Yusuf Buratai.   General Buratai gave his men 40 days to capture Boko Haram