Boko Haram News

Nigerian Army begins fresh operation in Kaduna

Nasiru El Rufa’i of Kaduna State hailed the military for the sustained offensive against Boko Haram which has greatly degraded their capabilities abd compelled them to relocate to remote areas.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

MOSETI: Launch national campaign to help counter violent

In Nigeria, the Campaign against Violent Extremism (Cave) in 2017 saw six cinema screenings of counter-radicalisation films on TV to over 56 countries worldwide as well as a social media campaign that reached over 1.3 million people through Arabic and French translations of the Evils of Boko Haram documentary.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 22, 2019

Nigeria accuses opposition of plotting election violence

War of words As it was in the 2015 campaign, security remains a major issue with Boko Haram Islamists still active in the remote northeast despite Buhari's vow to end the insurgency.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 22, 2019

Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu is anti-Christ, deceitful

“Tell Buhari and Atiku that there is oppression, injustice, violence, armed robbery, kidnapping, corruption all over the nation, nepotism, student protest, labour protest, hate speeches, bomb explosion, flood, Boko Haram, avengers, herdsmen, Python Dance and the slavery that characterized the APC and PDP administrations.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

Obasanjo goofed on Buhari's performance

However, while these issues have been unconvincingly interrogated by you and at some instances, you dispensed yourself more as seeking for personal vengeance than fighting an altruistic national cause; I like to comment on the issue of security and Boko Haram insurgency to be specific.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

Nigeria accuses opposition of plotting election violence

War of words As it was in the 2015 campaign, security remains a major issue with Boko Haram Islamists still active in the remote northeast despite Buhari's vow to end the insurgency.

New Vision , Uganda Jan 22, 2019

'Please Say Something', Family Of Captain Missing Since Metele Attack Begs The Army

Relatives of Captain Ogbonna Akpa Nwota have raised the alarm over his whereabouts after the Boko Haram attack in Metele, Borno State, in November 2018.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

Government, PDP, CUPP squabble over alleged mayhem plot | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

“We have credible intelligence that armed bandits and Boko Haram insurgents have been mobilized to engage in massive attacks and other acts of violence in several states across the country, including Adamawa, Bauchi, Borno, Benue, Kano, Kaduna, Nasarawa, Plateau, Taraba and Zamfara.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 21, 2019

Why national carrier project was shelved, by Osinbajo | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

If we focus on local production, our country will not only create jobs, but also have all the foreign exchange issues reduced.” The vice president pointed out that in 2015 when the Muhammadu Buhari government came on board, Boko Haram was in control of 17 council areas, adding: “Today, they are just in Borno border.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 21, 2019

Opposition plotting to scuttle polls, set up interim govt

•Alleges they’ve armed Boko Haram, others to attack 10 northern states •Says Nigerien mercenaries contracted to attack govs, others in North West •It’s plot to foment trouble, blame and clampdown on opposition – PDP •Buhari’s incompetence worsened Boko Haram insurgency – CUPP By Emma Ujah, Abuja Bureau Chief, By Dirisu Yakubu, Emmanuel Elebeke & Joseph Erunke ABUJA—THE Federal Government has alleged of plans by opposition politicians to frustrate the forthcoming elections, with a view to establishing an interim government.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 21, 2019