Tag Archives: Boko Haram

Explosion Kills Soldier, Four Others Near Military Checkpoint

An explosion close to a military checkpoint in the volatile North East of Nigeria on Sunday left a soldier and four others dead, leaving many others injured. The Street Reporters gathered that at about 8.15 a.m. Sunday, a tricycle, known as “Keke NAPEP” unknowingly stepped on an Improvise Explosive Device (IED) planted by the side of Biu -Damboa road close ...

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Insurgency: Teenage Boko Haram Bride Recounts Ordeal In Capativity

A 17-year-old escapee from Boko Haram captivity, who was simply identified as Zara, has shared her painful experience in the hands of her abductors before her rescue. According to Vanguard reports, Zara, who also had a child for her terrorist husband, was rescued from the Sambisa forest following an aerial bombardment of the forest where Boko Haram insurgents have their ...

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Boko Haram’s Patent Medicine, Major Markets Destroyed, 195 Captives, 300 Cows Rescued

After months of claims that the militant Islamic sect, Boko Haram is occupying no Nigerian territory, the Nigerian troops of 7 Division Garrison comprising 112 Battalion and Armed Forces Special Forces have, while carrying out what was described as “a joint clearance patrol on suspected Boko Haram terrorists locations at Kwaptara, Mijigete, Garin Boka, Mosole, Ngubdori, Ma’asa, Dukje and Gulumba ...

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Bombing: Defence Headquarters Warn of Boko Haram’s New Trick

Nigeria’s Defence Headquarters said it has discovered Boko Haram’ insurgents’ new strategy in their desperation to cause colossal havoc in parts of the country. According to the military authorities, the terrorists have devised a new method where they dress like mad persons to gain unsuspecting access to public areas to detonate bombs. In a statement, Brigadier General, Rabe Abubakar, the ...

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How Nigerian Troops Killed 63 Terrorists in a Week

• As Soldiers Intercept Three Suicide Bombers The “Operation Lafiya Dole” Theater Commander, Major General Hassan Umoru has revealed how Nigerian troops killed 63 Boko Haram terrorists and intercepted three suicide bombers between January 18 and 22, 2016. The Commander, who made the disclosure today at a media briefing in Maiduguri, further disclosed that the troops also recovered many AK47 ...

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Put Counter Measures in Place, Boko Haram Set to Bomb South-West – NOA Warns Residents

The National Orientation Agency (NOA) on Thursday warned of planned terror attacks in the South-West region by Boko Haram. Consequently, NOA has advised schools, churches and mosques, among other usually crowded places, on the need to put measures in place to arrest any possible attack. A statement released in Ado-Ekiti by the state Director of NOA, Mr. Dayo Famosaya, said ...

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SHOCKING: 90,000 Police Officers Killed By Boko Haram Jihadists – IGP Arase

The Inspector General of Police, IGP Solomon Arase has made a shocking disclosure that an estimated 90,000 police officers lost their lives since Boko Haram insurgency started four years ago. Arase, who made this known to journalists shortly after addressing men and officers at the police command headquarters in Sokoto, the Sokoto State capital, also admitted that the force lacks ...

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BREAKING: Another Wanted Boko Haram Terrorist Arrested in Adamawa

A day after one of Nigeria’s 100 most wanted Boko Haram terrorists was arrested at the Nnamdi Azikiwe international airport, Abuja as he was boarding a passenger plane to Lagos, another wanted insurgent leader has been arrested in Adamawa State. The suspect was arrested on Tuesday morning. The Boko Haram Jihadist, identified as Ishaku Wardifen, was nabbed by vigilant troops ...

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Wanted Boko Haram Terrorist Arrested at Abuja Airport

Following the declaration of 100 suspected Boko Haram terrorists wanted, one of them was, on Monday, arrested as he allegedly attempted to flee Nigeria. He was nabbed at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja. The suspected Boko Haram terrorists, who was identified as Chindo Bello, was apprehended by Aviation Security as he was boarding Aero Contractors’ Airline flight to Lagos. The ...

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Fresh Maiduguri Bomb Blasts Kill 20, Many Injured As Residents Arrest Suspected Boko Haram Bomber in Birnin Kebbi

Fresh multiple explosions, which hit Maiduguri, the Borno State capital on Tuesday, killed no fewer than 20 persons and left many others injured. This came even as vigilante Birnin Kebbi residents apprehended a man suspected to be a member of the Boko Haram sect and disguised in female attire. TheStreetReporters.com gathered that the Maiduguri blasts followed attacks carried out by ...

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