Shuwa News

Boko Haram: Again, insurgents invade Madagali communities, kill scores

The insurgents hit Madagali, Gulak, Magar and Shuwa communities, killing and destroying properties before they were overpowered by soldiers who killed some of them and forced the rest to run to surrounding mountains.

Daily Post , Nigeria Feb 13, 2019

Boko Haram attacks Madagali two times in one week, kills 2

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had earlier restricted voting in the LGA to three centres located in Madagali town, Shuwa and Gulak, attributing the restriction to security advice.

Daily Post , Nigeria Feb 11, 2019

3 killed as military, Police, vigilante repel Boko Haram in Adamawa

By Umar Yusuf YOLA—Three persons were reportedly killed and many injured as Boko Haram, Monday night, attacked Shuwa, the headquarters of Madagali Local Government of Adamawa State.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 6, 2019

After Monday’s Attacks, Adamawa Community Leaders Reveal ‘The Real Boko Haram'

Boko Haram struck on Monday in Kirshinga and Shuwa towns in a bid to recapture territories they once occupied, spanning seven local governments from Madagali to Gombi.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 6, 2019

Residents flee Marwa’s hometown over fresh Boko Haram attack | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

He confirmed that normalcy had returned in Shuwa town of Madagali and some communities in Michika after Monday night’s attack by Boko Haram.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 5, 2019

Boko Haram attacks Adamawa, kills three, torches clinics, shops

Olaleye Aluko, John Charles and Adeniyi Olugbemi Boko Haram insurgents have attacked Shuwa and Karchinga villages in the Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa State, killing three persons, burning shops and two clinics.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 5, 2019

Boko Haram: Terrorists attack Kanamma, Madagali in North East Nigeria

A security intelligence officer in the LGA who spoke in confidence Monday morning said the insurgents who stormed Shuwa, Shuari and Kishingari, also destroyed 20 shops and three cars and made away with moveable properties, including a utility van.

Daily Post , Nigeria Feb 5, 2019

Boko Haram 'kill six' in Adamawa | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

On Monday, fighters loyal to factional leader Abubakar Shekau stormed the villages of Shuwa and Kirchina villages, in the Madagali area of Adamawa state.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 5, 2019

After Passing The Night In The Bush, Adamawa Villagers Running From Boko Haram Troop Into Yola

Boko Haram attacked communities in Madagali, Gulak, Shuwa, Michika and Baza on Monday evening, but villagers had started fleeing hours earlier when local sources sighted Boko Haram fighters mobilising around Kirchinga Village, near Shuwa town in Madagali Local Government Area.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 5, 2019

No Threat, Intimidation, Sabotage Will Stop Elections In Adamawa, Says INEC

Madagali, Shuwa, Michika, Gulak and Baza towns in Adamawa State were attacked when Boko Haram fighters overran the towns on Monday evening, chanting "Allahu Akbar".

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 5, 2019