Boko Haram: Army Resumes Court Martial Hearing of 19 Officers. The Nigerian Army has resumed the court martial hearing of 19 senior officers, facing prosecution for various offences in the ongoing fight against the Boko Haram.
Boko Haram jihadists have carried out multiple attacks on military bases in northeast Nigeria's Borno state, overrunning three of them and stealing weapons, security sources said Monday. Fighters believed to be from the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), the IS-linked faction of Boko Haram, stormed four bases from Friday through Sunday in the latest spate of attacks targeting the army.
Army kills over 105 Boko Haram terrorists in Yobe State The Nigerian Army has reported the killing of about 105 Boko Haram terrorists in Yobe State. Troops of the Sector 2, Operation. Boko Haram leader Shekau seeks soft-landing, as he allegedly wants to surrender.
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Read about Nigeria’s ongoing battle with insurgent group Boko Haram and keep track of the latest developments using the Global Conflict Tracker from the Council on Foreign Relations.
Boko Haram, which launched attacks in Nigeria’s northeast region since over a decade ago, is known for its agenda to maintain a virtual caliphate in the most populous African country. Enditem Meanwhile, the Nigerian Air Force on Monday said it carried out an airstrike and killed several Boko Haram leaders in the restive northeast state of Borno.
The Boko Haram insurgency began in 2009, when the jihadist group Boko Haram started an armed rebellion against the government of Nigeria. The conflict takes place within the context of long-standing issues of religious violence between Nigeria's Muslim and Christian communities, and the insurgents' ultimate aim is to establish an Islamic state in the region.
The leader of Nigeria's Boko Haram denied he had been killed or ousted as chief the jihadist group in an audio recording released today attributed to him by security experts. AFP - Aug 17, 2015.
Boko Haram fighters have launched a new attack on the Nigeria city Maiduguri. The assault sparked a long battle with insurgents trying to enter the city through the suburb of Dalwa. The latest.
Monday's attack was the latest in a two-month upsurge in Boko Haram violence that followed a victorious Christmas Eve address by Nigeria's president, Muhammadu Buhari.
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Nigeria jails 45 Boko Haram suspects in mass trial held in secret. Nigeria has convicted and jailed 45 Boko Haram suspects, the government said on Friday, the first sentences it has handed down in a set of mass trials that have drawn criticism for being held behind closed doors. Oct 13, 2017, 23:44 PM IST.
The Boko Haram insurgency in Northern Nigeria has caused over 100,000 deaths. The activities of the country’s security forces have largely limited the terrorists to three North-east states of.
Transcript for The Challenges Facing Nigeria in Its War With Boko Haram Much of the story about Nigeria today is reported as a Muslim north at a Christian south. But where in the south in a.News Boko Haram kills dozens of soldiers in Chad, Nigeria. Boko Haram has launched its deadliest assault yet against troops in Chad. In a separate attack, the militant group killed at least 50.Feb 21, 2019 - 12:35 am.-Despite the constant threat of violence from Boko Haram terrorists, Catholics in Nigeria remain faithful to the Gospel, trusting God as they offer a witness of forgiveness.