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Boko Haram frees abducted Adamawa women

24 October 2014, 15:18

Reports suggest that the 45 women that were abducted from Adamawa State by the Boko Haram sect have been released.

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'Chibok girls to be released on Monday'

24 October 2014, 13:16

Self acclaimed secretary General of Boko Haram, Mallam Danladi Ahmadu has revealed that the school girls abducted from Chibok in Borno State over six months ago will be released on Monday.

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Nigeria 'ceasefire' with Boko Haram in doubt after fresh unrest

23 October 2014, 21:25

A deadly bombing in northern Nigeria and new details about kidnappings at the weekend blamed on Boko Haram cast further doubt on the government's claim that the militants have agreed to a truce.

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Suspected Boko Haram fighters kidnap 25 girls in northeast Nigeria

23 October 2014, 18:33

Suspected Boko Haram militants kidnapped at least 25 girls in an attack on a remote town in northeastern Nigeria.

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Nigeria talks with Boko Haram but no sign of girls

23 October 2014, 13:06

A week after Nigeria announced a ceasefire deal with Boko Haram, which it says would include the release of more than 200 schoolgirls kidnapped, there is still no sign of the girls being freed.

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Thursday, 23 October 2014

Blast rocks bus station in Bauchi

23 October 2014, 07:45

A large explosion has rocked a bus station in what appeared to be the latest crack in the government's purported ceasefire with the extremists.

Terrorists ravage another Borno town

23 October 2014, 09:05

Suspected members of the Boko Haram sect attacked another Borno town killing three people and setting houses and churches ablaze.

Wednesday, 22 October 2014

CBN denies funding Boko Haram

22 October 2014, 14:23

The Central Bank of Nigeria has dismissed reports that it is being used by some agents to bankroll the activities of the Boko Haram sect.

Ebola: 'Stop discriminating against Nigerians'

22 October 2014, 17:18

Nigeria’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Aminu Wali has asked countries to stop further discrimination and stigmatisation of Nigerians over Ebola after the main UN health body certified the country free of the virus.

Women protest non-release of Chibok girls in Ondo

22 October 2014, 17:18

The women’s wing of the All Progressives Congress (APC) demonstrated in Akure, the Ondo State capital following the delay in the release of the abducted school girls in Chibok, Borno State by the Boko Haram sect.

Nigeria truce is shaky, no news of abducted girls

22 October 2014, 19:28

Days after the military raised hopes by announcing extremists have agreed to a cease-fire, Boko Haram is still fighting and there is no word about 219 schoolgirls held hostage for six months.

Tuesday, 21 October 2014

US says talks to free Chibok girls ongoing

21 October 2014, 07:58

A US official has confirmed that a ceasefire deal appeared to have been reached between Nigeria and Boko Haram militants, but said talks to release some 200 kidnapped girls were ongoing.

Nigeria hopes 'deal' with Boko Haram improves image in West

21 October 2014, 22:26

Nigeria's disputed claim to have brokered a ceasefire agreement with Boko Haram and release deal for more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls was aimed at improving the country's reputation.

Monday, 20 October 2014

Boko Haram 'ceasefire' in doubt after attacks

20 October 2014, 08:01

The military and intelligence officials have raised doubts on about the validity of a ceasefire with Boko Haram, with reports of fresh attacks and fighting in the country's northeast.

MP's father killed as terrorists capture Borno town

20 October 2014, 09:03

Members of the Boko Haram sect this weekend went on a rampage killing scores of people in a development seen as reneging from the ceasefire agreement with government.

Borno officials mum on ceasefire deal with Boko Haram

20 October 2014, 10:01

Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, is not commenting on reports of a ceasefire agreement between members of the Boko Haram sect and the government.

Jonathan commended over Boko Haram ceasefire agreement

20 October 2014, 11:09

The Building and Construction Skilled Artisans Association of Nigeria (BACSAAN) has commended President Goodluck Jonathan for negotiating a ceasefire agreement with the Boko Haram insurgents.

25 Boko Haram members killed in Borno

20 October 2014, 17:13

25 members of the Boko Haram sect were killed by troops of the Nigerian Army in Damboa Local Government Area of Borno state.

Boko Haram: Borno to reopen public schools

20 October 2014, 20:28

The Borno State Government said that public schools in the state will reopen in November.

Government supplies more relief items to Chibok

20 October 2014, 22:28

The Federal Government gave additional relief items to Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) in Chibok, Borno, to further cushion the hardship in the area.

Saturday, 18 October 2014

Anxious wait for news on kidnapped girls

18 October 2014, 10:19

Officials and campaigners are anxiously awaiting further news about the fate of more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls.

Doubts surrounding Boko Haram deal

18 October 2014, 10:19

Nigeria is claiming to have reached a deal with Boko Haram militants on a ceasefire and the release of more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls.

Friday, 17 October 2014

Boko Haram 'won't threaten Nigeria vote'

17 October 2014, 07:54

Nigeria can hold elections even if Boko Haram violence makes voting impossible in parts of the northeast, the country’s elections chief says.

FG negotiates with Boko Haram over Chibok girls' release

17 October 2014, 15:25

The federal government is said to be discussing with the Boko Haram sect in Saudi Arabia over the possible release of the more than 200 school girls kidnapped in Chibok, Borno over five months ago by the sect.

African union leaders’ horror at abduction of Chibok girls

17 October 2014, 19:27

Trade Union leaders from the continent have expressed concern at the kidnapping of the girls from the government school in Chibok in Borno State and the continued failure to rescue them.

Northerners claim to arrest 1 000 insurgents in South west

17 October 2014, 20:19

The Head of the Hausa Community in Lagos, Sarkin Hausawa of Lagos, Sani Kabir has revealed that northerners in the South West have arrested more than 1 000 members of the Boko Haram insurgents in various parts of the region.

Nigeria security spokesman says no deal reached on schoolgirls' release

17 October 2014, 21:25

Nigeria's chief security spokesman said that there was no deal in place with Boko Haram for the release of more than 200 hostage schoolgirls after the presidency said an accord had been reached.

Wednesday, 15 October 2014

Cameroon, Nigeria strategise to thwart Boko Haram

15 October 2014, 09:02

Nigerian and Cameroonian military authorities were scheduled to meet in Abuja to map strategies to stamp out terrorism in the region.

Tuesday, 14 October 2014

Woman found in Adamawa bush was not in schoolgirl group

14 October 2014, 07:59

A young woman found wandering in Adamawa State who police said was one of more than 200 missing schoolgirls was actually abducted three months earlier.

Campaigners blocked six months on from schoolgirls' kidnap

14 October 2014, 21:33

Nigerian police blocked supporters of 219 schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram militants from marching on the president's official residence on the six-month anniversary of the abduction.

Alicia Keys holds protest for lost Nigerian girls

14 October 2014, 21:33

Alicia Keys holds protest in NYC for Nigerian girls six months after they were kidnapped.

Monday, 13 October 2014

Region meets to map way against Boko Haram

13 October 2014, 07:53

Foreign Ministers in the region are scheduled to meet later in Abuja to explore appropriate legal framework for cross-border military operations against Boko Haram.

Call for Global Week to rescue missing Chibok girls

13 October 2014, 08:59

The #BringBackOurGirls group and the families of the Chibokgirls have called for a Global Week of Action to mobilize the international community.

Friday, 10 October 2014

Chibok schoolgirls: Will they be found, or rescued before December?

10 October 2014, 19:39

On the 14th of April ago insurgent group Boko Haram abducted 219 schoolgirls in Chibok, Borno State, Northeast of Nigeria.

Tuesday, 07 October 2014

FG appeals to sponsors of Boko Haram to desist

07 October 2014, 22:34

The Federal Government has appealed to financiers of the Boko Haram insurgents to desist from sponsoring the terrorists and surrender to security forces.

Friday, 03 October 2014

DHQ reacts to video dismissing Shekau’s death

03 October 2014, 08:07

The Defence Headquarters said it was studying the claims made in a video purportedly released by terrorists showing their leader, Abubakar Shekau as dismissing his death.

Boko Haram video shows beheading of pilot

03 October 2014, 15:22

A new video allegedly shows the beheading of a man who identifies himself as the pilot of a missing Nigerian Air Force jet.

Three Boko Haram members convicted of terror charges

03 October 2014, 16:39

The authorities in Lagos, said they have tried and convicted in secret three suspects on terror charges, reportedly linked to Boko Haram.

Lagos explains jail terms instead of death sentence for terrorists

03 October 2014, 21:27

Against the criticisms trailing the judgment of the Federal High court which sentenced some Boko Haram members to prison terms, Lagos State government explained that the convicts were yet to carry out an act of terrorism.

Abubakar Shekau: Nine lives or nine liars

03 October 2014, 21:27

The controversy on the death of Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau is one that is entirely manufactured by Globalist media.

Thursday, 02 October 2014

VIDEO: Shekau says he is alive

02 October 2014, 14:15

The leader of Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau has debunked claims by Nigeria Defence Headquarters that he was killed early September in Kodunga, Borno State.

Wednesday, 01 October 2014

Court martials soldiers for balking at taking on Boko Haram

01 October 2014, 07:39

The army says it will begin court martials of soldiers balking at taking part in a stepped-up campaign against a five-year insurgency in the north by Boko Haram.

Tuesday, 30 September 2014

Insurgents loot our armoury- Defence Headquarters

30 September 2014, 12:20

The Defence Headquarters has accused the members of the terrorist group, Boko Haram, of looting its armouries nationwide.

Boko Haram, big oil and the Chad connection

30 September 2014, 13:21

Oil reserves exist in the Chad basin, which is centered in lake Chad which is surrounded by Niger, Cameroon, Chad and Nigeria.

More soldiers to be arraigned for mutiny

30 September 2014, 15:30

60 soldiers accused of refusing to join the troops to combat insurgents in Maiduguri are to be arraigned before a General Court Martial by military authorities in Abuja.

Monday, 29 September 2014

Politicians supervised foreign invasion of the Northeast

29 September 2014, 11:31

The strong caption is a clear as it can be. But rest assured we would not make such declaration if we were not absolutely confident of our findings.

Friday, 26 September 2014

Fears over Boko Haram impact on elections

26 September 2014, 08:11

The United States fears the ongoing terror threat posed by the Boko Haram sect could have a negative impact on election Nigeria has set for next year.

Doubts on reports of Boko Haram leader's death

26 September 2014, 08:11

The United States has voiced skepticism over reports from the military that Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau has been killed in recent clashes with troops.

Parents mulling funerals for kidnapped girls: Brown

26 September 2014, 08:11

The parents of girls kidnapped by Boko Haram are considering whether to hold funerals to mourn their loss, UN education envoy Gordon Brown said.

$18 billion lost to Boko Haram

26 September 2014, 11:28

It has been 18 billion USD invested into the so-called war against Boko Haram over the past five years of this Jonathan government. $18 BILLION Dollars! And what did we buy with the money?

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