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    Metro Boko Haram wants to incite Christians against Muslims — NSCIA – Vanguard News

    The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, NSCIA, has said Boko Haram wants to incite the Christians against the Muslims in the country, describing the killing of Pastor Lawan Andimi, the … Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Dasuki makes first court appearance after release from detention – Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    The immediate-past former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, on Thursday, made his first court appearance after his release from four-year-long detention. The ex-NSA was kept in detention for that period, in spite of the bail granted him on numerous occasions by various courts. On...
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    Metro Boko Haram/ISWAP: 8-year-old boy reportedly executed UNIMAID student, Dalep [Photo] – Daily Post Nigeria

    Boko Haram faction, Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), allegedly used 8-year-old boy to execute Christian hostage, Daciya Dalep in Borno State. Rita Katz, Director of SITE Intelligence Group, an organisation which tracks the activities of jihadist groups, made the revelation on...
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    Metro Killing of CAN chairman: No one knows the next target, says cleric – TheCable

    Joseph Hayab, a cleric, has urged the federal government to take urgent and decisive action against Boko Haram insurgents. Hayab said this in reaction to the killing of Lawan Andimi, chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Michika local government area of Adamawa state, by the...
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    Politics President Buhari condemns execution of CAN Chairman by Boko Haram – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    President Buhari has condemned the execution of Rev. Lawan Andimi, the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) chairman, who was abducted by Boko Haram insurgents during an attack in Michika, Adamawa State. In a statement released by his media aide Garba Shehu, the President described the...
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    Metro Boko Haram beheads CAN leader, rejects N50m ransom – P.M. News

    Boko Haram insurgents have reportedly beheaded Rev. Lawan Andimi, the chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria in Michika, Adamawa state. He was killed on Monday after ransom negotiations broke down, according to the state CAN chairman, Bishop Dami Mamza.... Read more via P.M. News –...
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    Metro Boko Haram plunges Maiduguri into darkness – P.M. News

    Maiduguri, capital of Borno State has been plunged into darkness since 17 January, after Boko Haram insurgents destroyed its connection to the national grid. The blackout also affected the city’s environs.... Read more via P.M. News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Boko Haram: 608 ex-terrorists to be freed – Nigerian military – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Nigerian military says no fewer than 608 repentant Boko Haram insurgents are currently undergoing De-radicalisation, Rehabilitation and Reintegration (DRR) Programme by Operation Safe Corridor (OSC) at Malam-Sidi, Gombe State..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria –
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    Metro Nigeria Acquires Helicopter Gunships To Fight Boko Haram, Bandits, Others – Tori News

    The Nigeria air force has acquired two helicopter gunships as part of the equipment to tackle the criminals including armed bandits in the North West. President Muhammadu Buhari held a crucial security meeting with his military chiefs and..... Read more via Tori News –
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    Metro EXCLUSIVE: How five abducted aid workers were released by Boko Haram – Premium Times Nigeria

    PREMIUM TIMES has obtained more details of the negotiations that led to the release of five kidnapped aid workers in Borno State This newspaper broke the news of the release of the victims by a Boko Haram faction, ISWAP, on Wednesday.... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria –...
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    Metro Boko Haram Kidnaps 4 Soldiers, 2 Police Officers In Borno – The Trent

    The world number three deadliest terrorist organization, Boko Haram, has on Friday, January 10, 2020, kidnapped four armed soldiers and two police officers along Damaturu-Maiduguri road. Military sources who revealed this to TheCable, said Boko Haram attacked the security officers in an ambush...
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    Metro CAN replies presidency, accuses Buhari’s govt of aiding Boko Haram, ISWAP –

    The war of words between the Christian Association of Nigeria and the presidency is still ongoing. The religious body has accused the federal government of supporting activities of terrorist groups in the country.... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Army reacts as governor Zulum raises alarm over extortion by officers in Borno – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Nigerian Army on Monday night reacted to the allegation that the Executive Governor of Borno State, Prof Babagana Umara Zulum allegedly accused soldiers of Operation LAFIYA DOLE deployed along Maiduguri – Damaturu Road of extorting commuters and causing them unnecessary hardship.... Read...
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    Metro Army shame: Soldiers mount N1,000 toll gate as Boko Haram kills – P.M. News

    Soldiers serving in a unit of the Nigerian Army under Operation Lafiya Dole in Borno State were caught redhanded on Monday as they mounted a toll gate collecting N1,000 from motorists.... Read more via P.M. News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Boko Haram Is Attacking People And You Are Collecting N1,000 Per Car – Borno Governor – Nairaland

    Babagana Zulum, governor of Borno state, came down hard on soldiers manning Damaturu-Maiduguri road in the state on Monday afternoon. Zulum was on his way to Jakana, a community where Boko Haram insurgents struck on Saturday when he ran into a long queue of vehicles at one of the...
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    Metro International Criminal Court Slams Nigerian Government Over Failure To Punish Security Forces, Boko Haram For War Crimes – Sahara Reporters

    The International Criminal Court, through the Office of the Prosecutor, has slammed the Nigerian Government for failing to prosecute security forces and Boko Haram terrorists for crimes against humanity. The ICC expressed its disappointment in its latest report showing findings of … Read...
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    Metro Boko Haram: Residents Flee After Chad Soldiers Left Nigeria – Nairaland

    News of the Chad troops pullout from the fight against Boko Haram, coupled with a local report of Nigerian troops also leaving the vicinity, sparked concern among local people in Gajiganna, Borno State hundreds of whom promptly fled the area citing their fear of further attacks.... Read more...
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    Metro Siblings shot dead in fresh Boko Haram attack at Chibok - The Cable

    Two students of the same parents were killed when Boko Haram insurgents attacked Payasatan Bilaburdar village Gatamarwa ward in Chibok local government area of Borno state. Residents told TheCable that Joel Fali, 16 years, and Kwakwi Fali, 14 years, were the siblings who lost their lives in...
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    Metro Hundreds Flee Homes As Terrorists Attack Adamawa Community – Sahara Reporters

    Hundreds of residents fled their homes as suspected Boko Haram insurgents invaded Michika Town in Adamawa State on Thursday evening. The insurgents stormed and attacked Michika and Bassa communities simultaneously...... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More...
  20. Nigeria Political News

    Politics I Will Be Standing Down In 2023, Buhari Tells Nigerians In New Year Message – Channels Television

    President Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that he will leave office in 2023. The President said he is determined to help strengthen the electoral process both in Nigeria and across the region.... Read more via Channels Television – Get More Nigeria Political News