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17 Nigerian Soldiers Killed In Boko Haram Attack On New Military Base In Borno Garunda Village

     Tweet     17 Nigerian Soldiers Killed In Boko Haram Attack On New Military Base In Borno Garunda Village Not less than 17 Nigerian soldiers lost their lives when the dreaded Boko Haram Jihadi sect invaded a newly established military base in Garunda village, Borno state last night. According to the AFP, the troops came under heavy attack last night when the jihadists riding trucks invaded the base and looted weapons, and military vehicles. In the past months, the dreaded Jihadists have attacked two military base in the remote North East region. On the 14th of July, the ISIS affiliated faction of Boko Haram attacked a military base at Jilli village in Yobe state, killing and wounding dozens of troops. On the 26th of July, the islamists stormed another Military base on the outskirt of M...

Boko Haram kill 11 solders as troops down 16 insurgents

By Joseph Erunke, with agency reports Boko Haram fighters  have reportedly killed 11 soldiers and seized weapons in a raid on a military post in an attack in northeast Nigeria, residents and a military source said yesterday. File: Boko Haram member This came as military authorities said troops of Operation Lafiya Dole deployed in Forward Operational Base,FOB, along Mairari  in Monguno, Local Government Area of Borno State, Friday, killed 16 Boko Haram insurgents. Gunmen in five trucks and on motorcycles stormed the checkpoint in Bunari village near the garrison town of Monguno in Borno State late Friday, leading to a fierce battle. “They came around 6:30 pm (1930 GMT) and attacked the military checkpoint and soldiers responded with fire,” resident Amadu Sheriff told AF...

Boko-Haram: Troops repel attack on Borno town

The Nigerian Army and Police onThursday repelled an attack by Boko-Haram insurgents who attempted to invade Jakana town in Kaga Local Government Area of Borno. Boko Haram Terrorists Newsmen report that dozens of the insurgents armed with sophisticated weapons, stormed the town at about 5.30 pm. Jakana is about 40km from Maiduguri, the Borno capital. Brig-Gen Bulama Biu, GOC 7 Div, Maiduguri, who confirmed the incident to newsmen, said the attack was promptly repelled. “Yes, there was an attack and we are on top of the situational; I will get back to you for details,” he told newsmen in a telephone interview on Thursday. A policeman stationed in Jakana, who did not want his name mentioned, said the troops fought gallantly to repel the attackers. Malam AdamuKemdi, a resi...

Boko Haram Deadliest Terrorist, Sect’s IED Maker Ali Goni Confesses Days After Surrendering To Cameroonian Troops

     Tweet     Pictured above is Ali Goni, the most deadly Boko Haram terrorist ever. According to the military, the 15 year old teenager was kidnapped in Bama alongside his family when he was in Primary six (at age 10). He was taken to a camp in Sambisa Forest where he was trained various techniques that can cause maximum destruction to lives. Goni who is currently being de-radicalised at a military detention camp in Maiduguri recently disclosed that he assembled IEDs with fragmented materials and configure them for suicide missions. He said he introduced the use of padlock to IEDs, which can hardly be demobilized or detected by bomb detectors. His confession: ‘I was in demand’. I was kidnapped along with my mother in Bama’s Kawuri Street by Baba Kaka, a dreaded Boko Haram commander. They...

Confession Of Former Boko Haram Commander Who Surrendered To Cameroonian Soldiers After Escaping From Sambisa Forest

     Tweet     Confession Of Former Boko Haram Commander Who Surrendered To Cameroonian Soldiers After Escaping From Sambisa Forest Ex Boko Haram Commander, Rawana Goni has appealed to the military to allow him call the elusive leader, Abubakar Shekau, and about 137 others, to make them surrender. 32-year-old Goni, who is undergoing rehabilitation at a military detention camp in Maiduguri, Borno State, spoke in an interview with NAN. The former Boko Haram commander is an indigene of Bama in Borno State. He surrendered to the military in Cameroon after escaping from Sambisa Forest eight months ago. Goni claimed to have held several positions in 10 different cells in Sambisa Forest, the last position being the Chief Officer of Dispute Resolution. Many militants came to him to settle problems...

Boko Haram opens fire in IDP camp, kills four

Boko Haram jihadists killed four people during a raid on a camp for civilians displaced by the Islamist group’s violent insurgency in Nigeria’s troubled northeast, security sources said Saturday. A picture taken on February 17, 2015 shows Cameroonian soldiers patrolling in the Cameroonian town of Fotokol, on the border with Nigeria, after clashes occurred on February 4 between Cameroonian troops and Nigeria-based Boko Haram insurgents. Nigerian Boko Haram fighters went on the rampage in the Cameroonian border town of Fotokol on February 4, massacring dozens of civilians and torching a mosque before being repelled by regional forces AFP PHOTO The gunmen entered the camp in the town of Banki near the border with Cameroon on bicycles and on foot Friday night and opened fire. �...

Corruption is worse than Boko Haram, herdsmen menace – I Go Dye

•As he becomes Ukaid ambassador Ace comedian, Francis Agoda, popularly known as I Go Dye, has added another feather to his enviable cap laden with honours and awards as he has been made Ukaid goodwill ambassador, which will make him a top notch crusader for the Making A Difference Against Corruption Today (MADACT) movement. I Go Dye, who has been consistently vocal in the fight against corruption took the baton with a pride and accepted the responsibility with vigour. In his acceptance speech, the humour merchant compared corruption to the Boko Haram and herdsmen menace, saying corruption has destroyed the country more than the two. “The quest against corruption is a continuous process for we all, it is   beyond me,it is the responsibility of   all Nigerians to take it...

Driver & Petrol Station Manager Arrested For Selling Fuel To Boko Haram In Gombe State

     Tweet     A driver and an assistant fuel station manager in Nafada town, Gombe state have been arrested for going against the Military rule which opposed selling large amount of fuel to motorists. The two suspects identified as Adamu Bukar and Zika Mohammed reportedly delivered large amount of PMS to Boko Haram operating in Gombe state before they were caught and handed over to the military. Efforts are ongoing to arrest their other accomplices. They are currently in the custody of the army. Related Posts

Suspected Boko Haram suicide bomb attack kills several in Niger

Three suicide bombers killed at least six people in separate attacks in the southeastern Niger city of Diffa near the border with Nigeria, shattering several months of calm in the troubled region. FILE SUICIDE ATTACK—Aid workers evacuate injured persons in the suicide blast in Potiskum, Yobe State, yesterday. A witness said the bomber emerged from a bus that pulled up in front of the home of Sabo Garbu who is running for a seat in the House of Representatives. Photos: AFP. – See more at: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2015/02/bloodbath-maiduguri-yobe/#sthash.IG2qNFcs.dpuf The attacks occurred late Monday in the city, a regional capital that is a frequent target of the Boko Haram jihadist group, the interior ministry said in a statement on Tuesday. “Shortly before midnight...

5 Soldiers Killed In Boko Haram Latest Ambush Attack

     Tweet   Five gallant soldiers died yesterday in an ambush laid by the insurgents in Borno state. According to Army spokesperson, Texas Chukwu, several Boko Haram fighters were neutralised during the ambush attack. Here is what Brig General Chukwu told newsmen last night. ”Troops of 271 Tasks Force Battalion deployed in Operation Lafiya Dole today Thursday 31 May 2018, while on clearance operation along Pridang – Bitta in Gwoza Local Government Area of Borno State, fought through an ambush staged by elements of Boko Haram Terrorists. “During the fight troops ran into Improvised Explosive Device (IED) buried along Pridang – Bitta road by Boko Haram Terrorists before encountering the ambush. ” In the fire fight that ensued, the gallant troops fought through the ambush, they neutralized s...

Boko Haram bomber kills self

A female suicide bomber in Buni Yadi, Yobe killed herself and injured three others when a bomb wrapped on her exploded in the early hours of Friday. An eye witness, who declined to be identified, said the incident occurred during the dawn prayer time at Fulatari ward of Buni Yadi. Newsmen gathered that the injured persons had been taken to hospital and were in stable condition. Buni Yadi, a former stronghold of Boko Haram insurgents was reclaimed by Nigeria’s military in 2015 and currently has army formations, including a military training institution. Col. Kayode Ogunsanya, the spokesman of 3 Division, Nigeria army could not be reached for comments as his phone was switched off. NAN

Mama BokoHaram Appeals to Albarnawi to Release Dapchi Girls

With a strong conviction that the Abu Musab Al-Barnawi-led faction of Boko Haram might be responsible for the abduction of Dapchi School Girls, a respected North-East human rights activist, popularly called Mama Boko Haram, Barrister Aisha Alkali Wakil has appealed to the abductors to release the young female captives. Aisha Wakil Aisha Wakil, a former member of the Committee on Dialogue and Peaceful Resolution of Security Challenges in the northern region of Nigeria under the administration of former president Goodluck Jonathan, had, in previous efforts, brought military officers and Boko Haram Commanders together during negotiations. She was also credited to the release of some abductees from the Boko Haram sect via phone calls to the leadership, including some Chibok girls. Speaking to ...

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