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The Chief of Army Staff, COAS, Tukur Buratai claims that Boko Haram, since suffering heavy losses on the field of battle are now taking to cyber space and the internet to continue their war of terror.
The Defence Headquarters says Boko Haram terrorists are fleeing Sambisa Forest disguised as vigilantes and hunters in their bid to escape arrest from troops.
Two would-be suicide bombers were killed in Maiduguri on Monday, after apparently trying to target an overnight Ramadan vigil, a civilian vigilante and a local resident said.
In an update on their way against insurgency, officials from the Nigerian Army have reported the rescue of 5000 hostages captured by Boko Haram.
The Nigerian Army says it will not be distracted in its resolve to end Boko Haram terrorism in the North East.
Nigeria's Bring Back Our Girls movement is demanding that the government provide news of the only schoolgirl among 219 kidnapped to escape the clutches of Boko Haram Islamic extremists
The Nigerian Army has reported that it has cleared three villages of insurgents in the north eastern part of the country.
Hundreds of children have starved to death while scores more are at risk after contracting the deadliest form of malnutrition at a camp for internally displaced people in Borno State.
An unspecified number of suspects have escaped into neighbouring Niger with gunshot wounds as troops pursue remnants of Boko Haram in Borno State.
Nigeria's Bring Back Our Girls movement and family members are demanding that the government provide news of the only schoolgirl among 219 kidnapped to escape the clutches of Boko Haram extremists.
Outside the Diffa grand mosque in Niger's southeast, two soldiers stand at the ready, rifles pointed at the wave of worshippers walking towards them.
Troops of the 81 Battalion and 251 Task Force Battalion have intercepted families of escaping terrorists at Liwanti village along Damboa-Bulabulin Road in Borno State.
Rotting bodies, looted buildings and a grim silence mark the once bustling town of Bosso in southeastern Niger following one of Boko Haram's deadliest ever attacks in the west African nation.
Seven gendarmes have been killed in an attack on a refugee camp in Niger hosting civilians who have fled Boko Haram, security and humanitarian sources say.
A group that tracks online extremist activity says Boko Haram claims to have killed "seven apostates" in an attack on a military barracks in southeast Niger.
Tens of thousands of Nigeriens who fled a deadly Boko Haram attack are in "great distress", with many lacking food and healthcare, Niger's interior minister said during a visit to the displaced Thursday.
Boko Haram militants opened fire at a funeral in AdamawaState, killing 18 mourners including many women and children, officials and witnesses said.
Benin has put its security forces on alert after being warned of a "new terrorist threat", according to an internal armed forces memo.
Troops deployed in Operation Lafiya Dole have reportedly rescued 57 people from captivity while killing 2 Boko Haram terrorists.
The Nigerian Army has rescued another 50 hostages from Boko Haram bondage in Borno State.
Nearly 700 people, most of them children, are receiving treatment in hospital in northeast Nigeria for severe malnutrition after being rescued from Boko Haram, the Borno state government said.
Troops have killed six alleged Boko Haram terrorists after repelling an attack at Pulka in Gwoza Local Government Area of Borno State.
The abduction of more than 200 girls from Chibok is among the most horrific examples of the use of sexual violence as a tactic of terrorism.
Maidugur - The Nigerian army on Saturday confirmed the killing of 10 suspected Boko Haram fighters after a clearance operation in Gamboru-Ngala, Borno.
Boko Haram has killed four women in a remote village in Nigeria's northeast in the latest attack by the Islamist group, local vigilantes assisting the military say.
Troops have recovered an assortment of wares at Boko Haram lairs in the Borno State.
Tens of thousands of people have fled their homes in south-east Niger following near back-to-back attacks by Boko Haram insurgents in the troubled Diffa region, the United Nations refugee agency said.
Children are dying of malnutrition as more than 9 million people urgently need aid in the Lake Chad region in the wake of the Boko Haram terror.
Some 2,000 troops from regional military powerhouse Chad headed to neighbouring Niger , where Boko Haram insurgents inflicted heavy losses in the town of Bosso last week, a military source said.
The Niger Delta Avengers could present a bigger problem to Nigeria than the deadly terror perpetrated by the Islamic militant Boko Haram sect, an international security think-tank has said.
Officials within the Nigerian Army have revealed a plot being planned by members of Boko Haram.
A four year old victim has told of the horror he experienced in captivity at the hands of Boko Haram insurgents in Borno State.
The Nigerian Army said on Saturday that it had killed 19 suspected Boko Haram insurgents, including one of their commanders during a ‘clearance operations’ in Chukungudu village and surrounding communities in Borno.
The EFCC has pledged to probe alleged corruption in the distribution of resources for internally-displaced persons (IDPs).
A combined operation between troops within Operation Lafiya Dole and the Multinational Joint Task Force has led to an intense cleansing of Boko Haram strongholds in Borno State.
The Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) has added Nigeria to the list of countries requiring outside help to feed their own populations.
The Federal Government of Nigeria has sacked the guardian of the escaped Chibok girls currently studying in the US.
Some 79 people claiming to have been held captive by Boko Haram at Ngwalimiri village, Borno State have escaped from the terrorists’ hideout.
Five people were killed when an improvised explosive device exploded in Borno State, in a region where Boko Haram insurgents have operated for years, the country's military said Sunday.
President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed that 11 595 persons captured by the Boko Haram sect were freed between May 29, 2015 when he was inaugurated and February 2016.
Niger's army has killed at least 10 Boko Haram militants after they tried to attack a military post in the country's southeast near its border with Nigeria.
The Chief of Army Sta?ff, Tukur Buratai, said on Thursday in Abeokuta that the violent herdsmen ravaging some parts of the country may have links with the Boko Haram insurgents.
The Nigerian government on Thursday asked Nigerians to be hopeful of a better future, saying “Change is no instant coffee, it is a process".
Paulina Jabina a young girl who managed to escape from the Boko Haram camp has narrated the ordeal she and other girls kidnapped experienced.
Thousands of people affected by the Boko Haram crisis in the Northeast are set to receive psychological support following a partnership between the French Embassy in Abuja and the International Office of Migration.
Some youths have commended the armed forces for strides made in the operations to rid the Northeast of the Boko Haram terror.
We are still pretending that Khalid al-Barnawi and the several Shekau's acted independently, writes Peregrino Brimah.
The Army has announced a high-ranking member of the Boko Haram has been gunned down during infighting within the terror group.
The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is scaling up to assist 430 000 people in Northeast Nigeria where the Boko Haram violence has led to one of the most acute humanitarian crises in the world.
A child focus organisation, Plan International has welcomed the news that one of the missing 219 Chibok schoolgirls had been rescued while also called for sustained efforts to rescue all the missing abducted girls.
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