The jihadist group known as Boko Haram began its decade-long bloody insurgency in northeastern Nigeria, but it has since spread into neighboring Niger, Chad and Cameroon, prompting a regional military response. Boko Haram split into two factions in mid-2016. One, led by long-time leader Abubakar Shekau, is notorious for suicide bombings and.
In this post, we look at the latest news relating to Boko Haram in Nigeria from attacks on military bases to the destruction of villages in Northern Nigeria. Boko Haram Attacks Two Military Bases in Northeast Nigeria (December 17, 2018).
Nigerian army kills Boko Haram commander, Abu Usamah By Amos Tauna. The Nigerian Army says it has eliminated a Boko Haram commander, Abu Usamah in its operation that took place on 22nd March, 2020 in Gorgi, Damboa local government area of Borno state. COAS Lt. Gen. Buratai. The Acting Director, Defence Media Operations, Brigadier General Benard Onyeuko, in a statement explained that the.
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Boko Haram has launched its deadliest assault yet against troops in Chad. In a separate attack, the militant group killed at least 50 Nigerian soldiers in an ambush in eastern Borno state.
Nigerian army says it killed top Boko Haram commander Operation took place in Borno state against Boko Haram, kills over 100 insurgents killed including Abu Usamah 30.03.2020.
The presidency has reacted to the viral audio of Abubakar Shekau, leader of the Boko Haram terrorist group weeping about the onslaught against him and his team by troops of the Nigerian Military. As earlier reported by Naija News, Shekau had cried out in a fresh audio, seeking Allah’s help against the continued onslaught by the troops. He described the attacks by the Army troops as a.
Nigerian Army Foils Boko Haram Attack In Borno April 10, 2020 17 OYOGist.com has learned that Boko Haram’s plot to attack Gudumbali community in Guzamala area of Borno state was rebelled by Nigerian troops on Friday, the army has said.
Nigerian army- Get latest news on Nigerian army. Read Breaking News on Nigerian army updated and published at Zee News. Nigerian army says has freed nearly 180 hostages held by Boko Haram. The Nigerian army has freed 178 people being held hostage by Boko Haram jihadists including more than 100 children, it said late Sunday, as it carries out.
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Tukur Buratai, has relocated to the North-East to oversee and coordinate troops of the Nigerian Army in the counter-insurgency war against the Boko Haram and the.
The Nigerian Army says it has completely defeated Boko Haram insurgents in the country. The Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Major General Rogers Nicholas, disclosed this when he spoke at the inauguration of the Nigeria-Cameroon military joint mission in Maiduguri, Borno State capital yesterday February 3rd.
The Nigerian Military has disclosed that the Boko Haram Terrorists and ISWAP members abandoned 72 people at the entrance of Ngala town in Ngala Local Government Area of Borno State on May 10.
Boko Haram fighters have attacked a Nigerian Army location at 156 Battalion in Mainok area, Borno State, killing five soldiers. An army situation report stated that the terrorists came in no fewer than 10 gun trucks to attack the base.
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Growing mistrust among communities. Many residents in the region don't trust the Nigerian military,after more than a decade of violent attacks by Islamic militants. Since 2009, Boko Haram and its.The Nigerian army has disclosed that, they are ready to accept Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau into the societies. The Coordinator of the Directorate of Defence Media Operations (DDMO), Major General John Enenche, disclosed this on Friday during aninterview on Channels TV “Shekau’s recently released videos aresubjected to forensic analysis. There arerumours that they are ready to.Nigeria: Military razes villages as Boko Haram attacks escalate 14 February 2020, 00:01 UTC The Nigerian military has burned and forcibly displaced entire villages in response to a recent escalation in attacks by the armed group Boko Haram, Amnesty International said today, based on interviews with affected villagers in Borno State and satellite data analysis.