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The army said it has launched a probe into recent attacks by Boko Haram militants which claimed dozens of lives of lives near Maiduguri, capital of northeast Borno state.
The United Kingdom Minister for Africa, James Duddridge, has denounced the spate of terror by the Boko Haram violence in Nigeria and neighnouring countries.
Suspected Boko Haram terrorists on Friday raided two villages, Mairi and Malari in Konduga Local Government Area of Borno, killing four persons and razing houses in the communities.
President Muhammadu Buhari has insisted that the Boko Haram militant sect has been technically defeated, despite recent attacks by the group.
Even the dead weren't safe from Boko Haram when the Islamist insurgency erupted in Maiduguri nearly seven years ago.
President Muhammadu Buhari has stated that his Government will not rest until the over 200 schoolgirls arrested from Chibok are rescued alive.
Switzerland on Wednesday said it had not given any funding to military operations against Boko Haram Islamist insurgents, after a senior African Union official said it was among donors to an international intervention force.
The Nigerian Air Force says a drone bombed a Boko Haram logistics base in the northeast, possibly hitting an ammunition depot and scoring a "major setback" for the Islamic extremists
An assessment team, comprising officials of Federal Government, United Nations, European Union and the World Bank, have commenced sitting in Yola, on rehabilitation of areas ravaged by Boko Haram insurgency in the North-East.
The Nigerian Air Force Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicle (UAV) has destroyed a logistics base allegedly used by the Boko Haram terrorists.
The Nigeria military has reminded residents to be extra vigilant amid fears terrorist will strike following some loss of personnel.
The total contributions pledged to the support of the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) against Boko Haram, since its inception, amount to $250 million.
Policemen fighting Boko Haram in the north-east region have complained about not being their allowances by the state governments.
The United Nations Security Council said it condemned in the “strongest terms” the recent suicide bomb attacks 2016 attributed to Boko Haram in Dalori village in north eastern Nigeria.
Muhammadu Buhari says the military will only use the minimum force necessary to deal with extremists after calls for a probe into senior commanders over abuses including the deaths of more than 8,000 detainees.
The death toll of Saturday attacks on Dalori village by members of the Boko Haram sect has increased to 65.
President Muhammadu Buhari has extended his condolences to the people of Adamawa and Borno States following recurrent terror attacks.
Concerned Taraba Tiv Youth Frontier (CTTYF), a pressure group, is demanding the arrest of Senator Abubakar Yusuf for denying the presence of Boko Haram terrorists in the state.
European Union (EU) has confirmed it will on Tuesday contribute €50 million to assist Nigeria and neighbouring countries to fight terrorism.
Donors at the African Union summit pledged $250 million for the fight against Boko Haram insurgents, AU Peace and Security Council chief Smail Chergui said.
Scores of people are reported to have been killed in Dalori and Walori villages, on the outskirts of Maiduguri, following attacks by Boko Haram on Saturday night.
A survivor hidden in a tree says he watched Boko Haram extremists firebomb huts and heard the screams of children among people burned to death in the latest attack by Nigeria's homegrown Islamic extremists.
African leaders meeting in Addis Ababa have called on member states of the AU to volunteer resources to combat the spread of the Boko Haram across the Lake Chad Basin and the al-Shabaab in East Africa.
Around 90 people are feared to have died when Boko Haram fighters armed with guns and explosives attacked Dalori village, the army and local residents say.
A child suicide blower has blown himself up in a market in Adamawa, killing at least 10 people, witnesses say, the latest bloodshed to hit the region, which is plagued by Islamist violence.
President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria will fully redeem its pledge of $100 million for the Multinational Joint Task Force to enhance the operations of the Task Force against Boko Haram.
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The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre, says the fight against Boko Haram was stroingly undermined by corruption in the Defence sector.
Cameroon is denying reports that its soldiers have killed dozens of civilians in cross-border raids pursuing Boko Haram extremists into Nigeria — the third such report from Nigerian villagers in two months.
The Nigerian Air Force says it is intensifying surveillance to locate the abducted Chibok girls and other captives held by Boko Haram terrorists in Sambasa forest.
A middle-aged man suspected to be a member of the Boko Haram sect has been apprehended in Sapele , Delta, by officers of the 19 Battalion of Nigerian Army.
A member of the Boko Haram Islamist group has accused the Federal Government of delaying his efforts to appeal his 2013 terrorism conviction and sentence.
The military says the suicide bombers who killed 17 civilians and a soldier in Chibok were men wearing hijabs with explosives strapped to their backs to look like babies.
France has denounced the suicide bomb attack suspected members of the Boko Haram carried out in Chibok, Borno State earlier this week.
The Senator representing Taraba Central, Abubakar Yusuf, has denied reports of an influx of suspected members of Boko Haram terror group in the state.
Four people were killed in twin suicide attacks in Kerawa in Cameroon's far north, the second attack this week in the region often targeted by Boko Haram.
Multiple suicide bombings have killed 15 civilians and a soldier and the toll is expected to rise among those critically wounded in the Chibok in the town from which Boko Haram kidnapped scores of schoolgirls almost two years ago.
Boko Haram insurgency is impacting on the country’s attainment of Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), a senior official said.
Four suicide bombers killed about 25 people in a village in Cameroon's Far North region.
Thousands of refugees who fled to neighbouring Cameroon in 2014 to escape Boko Haram militants, have returned to the liberated town of Gamboru only to find their homes and their livelihoods destroyed.
UN human rights experts on Friday urged Nigeria to increase its efforts to help women and children after they have been freed from captivity by Boko Haram.
Boko Haram members the Army defeated at the Sambisa forest are reportedly wrecking havoc in Taraba State.
The business community has been urged to empower victims of the Boko Haram terror as part of their corporate social responsibility initiatives.
Four worshippers were killed in a suicide bombing at a mosque in northern Cameroon, a security source said, five days after a similar attack left 12 people dead.
The Defence Authorities have said that the members of the Boko Haram sect have resorted to disguising themselves as fruit sellers in order to carry out attacks on unsuspecting members of the public.
150 persons suspected to be members of the Boko Haram sect were arrested in Odigbo Local Government area of Ondo state.
The United Kingdom has announced the deployment of 35 more military personnel in Nigeria in order to combat Boko Haram and step up the country's armed forces.
The UN Officer for the Co-ordination of Humanitarian Affairs has allocated $31m from the CERF to support humanitarian partners in Nigeria and the Lake Chad Basin region.
The former administration of Goodluck Jonathan met with fake leaders of Boko Haram who defrauded them during negotiations about the release of Chibok girls, according to Femi Adesina.
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