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Fleeing Boko Haram insurgents seems to have found refuge in one of the states in Nigeria according to the state governor.
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More than 6 000 teachers have been killed and 19 000 others displaced as a result of attacks by the Boko Haram terror group in Nigeria.
More than 15 000 civilians have been displaced after operations by the Nigerian Army and attacks by armed groups northeast of the country in recent weeks.
More than 30 000 people displaced by the Boko Haram violence northeast of Nigeria have been counseled over the past month.
The Boko Haram terror group has recruited about 2 000 children over the past year, the United Nations Children’s Fund has disclosed.
At least 11 persons were killed as suicide bombers invaded Maiduguri, the Borno state capital.
Boko Haram insurgency group is currently plagued by financial difficulties, the UN Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs, Jeffrey Feltman, has said.
An 18-year-old suicide bomber, Amina, who was intercepted by Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps personnel said Boko Haram gave her N200 for the mission.
Two prominent politicians and a traditional ruler affiliated with the Boko Haram group have been arrested during a military raid in Borno state.
More than than 4 000 children traumatised by the Boko Haram conflict in northeast Nigeria have received psychological support courtesy of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF).
The Senate will later this week address fears raised by deputy minority leader, Emmanuel Bwacha, the Boko Haram was establishing a new base in the Taraba State.
The Boko Haram and resultant food insecurity are worsening the prevalence of stunted growth among children in Nigeria.
Restrictions at border posts are impacting on the supply of aid to millions starving in terror and drought prone Nigeria and neighbouring countries.
The Borno Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) said it has discovered "Count down Timers" used by Boko Haram terrorists to detonate explosives.
TheNigerian Armed Forces has reassured the Presidential Committee on the North East Initiative (PCNI) of its support in ensuring a coordinated framework for peace and stability in the North East.
Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has intensified operations against Boko Haram terrorists and other violent criminals in the country.
Over 40 cases of mass abduction have been recorded in Nigeria since the Islamic militant Boko Haram sect kidnapped over 200 schoolgirls in 2014.
Boko Haram has emerged the deadliest terror group in the world with its death toll in Nigeria’s neighbouring countries increasing by 157 percent between 2011 and 2015.
An arrested member of the Boko Haram terror group has revealed that members of the sect are already strategically positioned in Lagos and Ibadan, Oyo state capital.
Some repentant Boko Haram members have appealed to their fellow sect members still in Sambisa forest to lay down their arms and embrace peace.
A serving local government chairman in Borno State, Shettima Mafa, was arrested and detained by the military for allegedly keeping a suspected Boko Haram militant in his Maiduguri home.
The Defence Headquarters, Abuja, has said that the days of Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, are numbered, calling on his remaining members to surrender to the troops.
There was a suicide attack in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital on New Year’s Eve, according to the spokesman of the police in the state, Victor Isuku.
After being forced to relocate from Sambisa forest, factional leader of Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau, now has a new hideout.
The faction leader of Boko Haram, AbuMusab Al-Barnawi, has been arrested by the Department of State Security Services.
The Nigerian Army have provided further details of how its gallant troops descended on and captured the dreaded Sambisa Forest from the Boko Haram terrorist group.
One of the fleeing fighters of the Boko Haram sect arrested by officials of a security agency in Abuja has confessed that there are so many of his colleagues in the city who are out to unleash mayhem on innocent residents.
Security experts in the aviation industry have warned that terror attacks were imminent at airports around the country.
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has destroyed some vehicles, fuel depots and other logistics items belonging to the Boko Haram sect.
The Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) is appealing for more than US$1 billion (N315 billion) to address the needs of refugees in Nigeria.
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has reported more than 29 500 Nigerian refugees that fled their communities as a result of terrorism have returned from Cameroon and Niger.
The Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima, says all Internally Displaced Person camps in the state would be closed down by May 29, 2017.
Operation Lafiya Dole Theatre Commander, Leo Irabor, has ordered Boko Haram terrorists (BHT) to surrender as defeat was imminent.
Botswana and Burkina Faso have assured Nigeria of their support as the country fights the Boko Haram terror group.
The United Nations has warned that 75 000 Nigerian children risk dying in "a few months" as hunger grips the country's ravaged northeast in the wake of the Boko Haram insurgency.
The Japanese government has sponsored 200 Islamic clerics in the training on how to counter radicalization message of Boko Haram.
The Nigerian Military has expressed its readiness to partner with the Ukrainian government in military technology and equipment.
Nigerians and other nationals across the globe have been offered an online platform to assess the Multinational Joint Task Force’s (MNJTF’s) fight against the Boko Haram.
The Nigerian Army said that it had so far released about 1271 detainees after clearing them of any link with the Boko Haram terrorists group.
Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has accused former Goodluck Jonathan’s government of not having stepping up its commitment to bring down the terror brought Boko Haram.
The African Union (AU) Peace and Security Commission has handed over vehicles and electrical equipment to the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) against Boko Haram terrorist group.
An American think tank is seeking to highlight the inter-communal violence in Nigeria’s Middle Belt, which is overshadowed by the Boko Haram terror crisis northeast of the country.
A fourteen-year-old girl identified as Fatimah and Zainab, an eight-year-old girl on Thursday, October 20, returned home after spending two years in captivity in Sambisa forest
At least 83 Nigerian soldiers, including a commanding officer, are still missing days after they came under a Boko Haram attack.
Several Nigerian soldiers drowned in the Yobe River in North-East Nigeria as they tried to escape intense fire from Boko Haram fighters on Monday according to reports.
Investigations have revealed that 18 out of the 21 Chibok girls released by Boko Haram Thursday morning are nursing mothers.
The Boko Haram crisis in northeast Nigeria has been blamed for the prevalence of child marriages in the country.
The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has blamed failure of the immediate past government to provide equipment and supplies to the military for the spread of Boko Haram insurgency in the North-East.
Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State has promised to rebuild churches and other structures destroyed by the Boko Haram insurgents in Lassa, Borno state.
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