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Boko Haram attacks in Borno


Gbeleyi Abayomi The Nigerian Military has launched airstrikes which has destroyed the staging area used by Boko Haram terrorists to launch attacks on troops at Yamud along the Gulumba Gana-Kumshe axis of Borno State. The airstrike was coordinated by the Air Task Force of the Operation Lafiya Dole, destroyed the terrorists’ logistics facilities. A statement …

Gbeleyi Abayomi Babagana Zulum, governor of Borno state, has accused the military of been responsible on the attack on his convoy. the governor’s convoy was attacked in Baga while on his way to some internally displaced persons (IDP) camps in Kukawa local government area of the state on Wednesday The initial belief after the attack …

Gbeleyi Abayomi The governor of borno state has paid glowing tributes to the five humanitarian workers executed by Boko Haram insurgents on Wednesday. The workers were ambushed by the insurgents on June 29, 2020, while traveling from Maiduguri to Monguno. In a statement on Thursday, Isa Gusau, Zulum’s spokesman, said the governor got the news …

Gbeleyi Abayomi Boko Haram, last night attacked The 333 Artillery Barracks in Maiduguri, Borno state. According to a report monitored TheCable , the insurgents stormed the town around 11:20pm on Monday, firing shots into the barracks. The soldiers responded immediately but the insurgents had already surrounded the barracks, according to a source. Boko Haram had …

Gbeleyi Abayomi Following the shooting down of a UN aid chopper by terrorist group Boko Haram , The United Nations (UN) has condemned the attack. The chopper was shot down in Damasak town in Borno State. An account by Edward Kallon, the resident/humanitarian coordinator of the UN in Nigeria, he said two civilians including a …

Gbeleyi Abayomi The commissioner reconstruction, reconstruction and rehabilitation in Borno State, Mustapha Gubio has faulted claims by the president which states that no local government is been held by Boko haram. The commissioner made this claim In a press briefing. Mr Gubio said the ongoing Boko Haram insurgency is preventing developmental projects in five of …

Gbeleyi Abayomi In what could be described as a deadly attack, Members of ISWAP, a breakaway faction of Boko Haram, on Saturday staged yet another deadly attack on a village in Gubio local government killing at least 31 residents and injuring many others, security sources said. This is the second attack on Gubio village which …

Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno says he resisted shedding tears while watching displaced persons queuing for distribution of relief materials. Mr Zulum stated this during the distribution of food and non-food items to 19,000 displaced households on Tuesday at Gajiram, headquarters of Nganzai Local Government Areas of the state. The governor, who directly supervised the distribution of …

Residents of Jiddari Polo in Maiduguri, Borno state capital, are currently running for cover following an attack launched by Boko Haram fighters. The attack happened hours after President Muhammadu Buhari paid a condolence visit to the people of the state over the killing of 30 persons on Sunday. From The cable

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday presided over the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari is in Maiduguri, Borno State, to condole with people of the state over the killings of passengers in an attack coordinated by Boko Haram. The insurgents carried out the attack at Auno …