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The violence continues: Gunmen burn down police station, raid armoury in Borno

The violence continues: Gunmen burn down police station, raid armoury in Borno

by S’ola Filani   Gunmen suspected to be members of the Boko Haram Islamic sect attacked and burnt down a police station in Shani, Borno State late Monday afternoon. The militants attacked...

 

Terr-horny-sm: Soldiers find Boko Haram camps littered with used condoms (PHOTO)

Terr-horny-sm: Soldiers find Boko Haram camps littered with used condoms (PHOTO)

More of the dirty sides of the insurgents’ lifestyle are being revealed as troops continue to stumble on strange and bizarre objects such as several used and unused condoms as well as charms...

 

Alkasim Abdulkadir: Why the JTF is lost in the maze of rocks and hard places

Alkasim Abdulkadir: Why the JTF is lost in the maze of rocks and hard places

by Alkassim Abdulkadir Goodluck Jonathan as the Commander-In-Chief must ensure Baga goes beyond just an investigation, any wrong doing should be tried along the sterling traditions of the Nigerian...

 

John Campbell: Is the upsurge in violence in Northern Nigeria connected to Mali?

John Campbell: Is the upsurge in violence in Northern Nigeria connected to Mali?

by John Campbell As for the attempted assassination, the emir of Kano has become a controversial figure. He is a potential target from a number of different quarters. High profile, violent killings...

 

Why we attacked Mali-bound soldiers – JAMBS militant sect explains

Why we attacked Mali-bound soldiers – JAMBS militant sect explains

by Isi Esene A new group believed to be a break-away faction of the dreaded Islamic sect, Boko Haram, have claimed responsibility for Saturday’s attack on a military convoy conveying soldiers...

 

JTF raids Boko Haram enclave, recovers large cache of arms

JTF raids Boko Haram enclave, recovers large cache of arms

by Isi Esene The Joint Task Force (JTF) commander, Lt. Col. Sagir Musa, told reporters yesterday that the military has recovered a large cache of arms from the residence of a top Boko Haram commander...