Tag: Boko Haram

Do not play politics with the death of our soldiers – Buhari
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Do not play politics with the death of our soldiers – Buhari

[File Photo] President Buhari, doing pep talk with troops deployed to curb activities of bandits in Zamfara and neighbouring states code-named Operations Sharan Daji and Diran Mikiya, at Katsina Airport, shortly before departing for Abuja . Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has warned Nigerians to resist the temptation of playing politics […]

How FG can end insurgency in Nigeria – Shehu Sani
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How FG can end insurgency in Nigeria – Shehu Sani

[FILE PHOTO] Senator Shehu Sani Shehu Sani, senator representing Kaduna Central zone, has advised the Nigerian Government on what to do to put an end to insurgency in the country. “The insurgency is a common tragedy to the nation. Partisanship can only sustain the inferno. The opposition should be patriotic […]

Chad president in first-ever visit to Israel
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Chad president in first-ever visit to Israel

Chadian President Idriss Deby (AFP Photo/Ashraf Shazly) Chadian President Idriss Deby Itno is due to arrive in Israel on Sunday for a first-ever visit to the country, decades after diplomatic relations were severed between the two nations. It will be the first visit by a leader of the Muslim-majority West […]

Buhari finally speaks on killing of Soldiers by Boko Haram
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Buhari finally speaks on killing of Soldiers by Boko Haram

File photo. President Buhari, doing pep talk with troops deployed to curb activities of bandits in Zamfara and neighbouring states code-named Operations Sharan Daji and Diran Mikiya, at Katsina Airport, shortly before departing for Abuja . President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday finally broke his silence over the killing of soldiers […]

Buhari condemns killing of soldiers, says Nigeria will conquer Boko Haram insurgency
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Buhari condemns killing of soldiers, says Nigeria will conquer Boko Haram insurgency

President Muhammadu Buhari. PHOTO: SUNDAY AGHAEZE President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed deep shock over the killing of military personnel in Metele village of Borno by Boko Haram terrorists, saying his administration remains committed to the security of military personnel and other citizens. The president stated this in a statement issued […]

Nigerian soldiers lash out in video after bloody Boko Haram attack
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Nigerian soldiers lash out in video after bloody Boko Haram attack

[FILES] On Monday, ISWAP said it had killed "more than 40 Nigerian soldiers" in Metele and carted away "four tanks" along with other vehicles and ammunition. Nigerian troops fighting on the frontlines of the Boko Haram conflict have released a video claiming dozens had died in a recent attack and […]

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Soldiers’ killing: Buhari dispatches Defence Minister to meet Chadian President

Following the rising spate of renewed insurgent attacks and killings in the northeast, especially the recent massacre of scores of Nigerian soldiers in the frontline of Matete, Borno State, President Muhammadu Buhari has dispatched the Minister of Defence, Brig-Gen. Mansur Dan-Ali (rtd) to Chad for an emergency meeting with the […]

Buhari dispatches Defence Minister to Chad for emergency security meeting
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Buhari dispatches Defence Minister to Chad for emergency security meeting

Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan Ali President Muhammadu Buhari has dispatched the Minister of Defence, retired Brig-Gen. Mansur Dan-Ali, to Chad for an emergency meeting with the Chadian President, Idris Deby, on the deterioration of security at the Nigeria – Chad border. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that […]

Eight dead as Boko Haram storm French drilling camp in Niger
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Eight dead as Boko Haram storm French drilling camp in Niger

Seven local employees of a French drilling firm and a government official were killed Thursday when suspected Boko Haram gunmen stormed the compound where they were sleeping in southeastern Niger.<br />Photo/Wikipedia Seven local employees of a French drilling firm and a government official were killed Thursday when suspected Boko Haram […]

Air strikes: NAF neutralises Boko Haram in Talala,Borno
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Air strikes: NAF neutralises Boko Haram in Talala,Borno

IBIKUNLE DARAMOLA Air Commodore Director of Public Relations and Information Nigerian Air Force The Nigerian Air Force says the Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation Lafiya Dole has neutralised several Boko Haram Terrorists (BHTs) in air strikes it conducted at Talala in Borno. Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, the NAF Director […]

Olonisakin calls for international efforts to stop terrorism
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Olonisakin calls for international efforts to stop terrorism

Nigeria’s Chief of Defence Staff, General Abayomi Olonisakin, on Tuesday asked for increased cooperation among regional and international organisations to put an end to the reign of the Boko Haram Terrorist organisation in the Lake Chad Basin. Olonisakin, who delivered a paper at a plenary during the Dakar International Forum […]

North in shadows of illiteracy, insurgency
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North in shadows of illiteracy, insurgency

[FILE PHOTO] President Muhammadu Buhari For the umpteenth time, the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II, has shown he will not rest until there is a marked improvement in the northern region of Nigeria’s education standards. Things are falling apart in the region’s education sector as the number of […]