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110 abducted Chibok girls still unaccounted for, Community says

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Kibaku (Chibok) Area Development Association (KADA), on behalf of the entire Chibok Community, on Saturday in Abuja indicated that 110 of the 276 girls abducted in April 2014, are still unaccounted for. This indication was given in Abuja on Saturday by the President of KADA, Dauda lliya, at a press conference. Iliya said of Read More…

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Despite Army success claims, report says Boko Haram expands its sphere into North-Central Nigeria

Reading Time: 2 minutes In picture above: Members of the Yansakai vigilante group surrender more than 500 guns to the Zamfara State Governor, Bello Matawalle, as part of efforts to accept the peace process of the state government in Gusau, on December 3, 2019. At a ceremony before Zamfara Governor Bello Matawale, hundreds of the fighters unloaded sacks full Read More…

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Chibok girl reunites with family after seven years in captivity

Reading Time: 2 minutes Joy came yesterday to the family of one of the girls from Government Secondary School, Chibok in Borno State, who was abducted seven years ago by the Boko Haram terrorists as she was freed and reunited with her parents. This was announced by the Borno State Governor, Professor Babagana Zulum. According to Governor Zulum the Read More…

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Nigeria’s military investigates reports of Abubakar Shekau’s death

Reading Time: 2 minutes Nigeria’s military is investigating reports that the leader of militant Islamist group Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau, may have been killed or seriously injured following clashes with rival jihadists, an army spokesman said on Friday. Abubakar Shekau has been the figurehead of an Islamist insurgency that has since 2009 killed more than 30,000 people, forced around Read More…

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More than a dozen people killed by Islamist militants in northeast Nigeria -sources

Reading Time: < 1 minutes More than a dozen people, including seven soldiers, were killed by Islamist militants in an attack in northeast Nigeria, four sources told Reuters. The militants arrived in the Ajiri community in the Mafa local government area of Borno state on motorcycles early on Sunday, killing an army commanding officer and six soldiers, the sources said. Read More…