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    Thousands gather in Borno to welcome Ali Sheriff back to APC – Premium Times Nigeria

    Maiduguri, the Borno state capital was on Friday, agog with activities as politicians of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) turned out en mass to welcome the defecting former national chairman of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), Ali Sheriff. Mr. Sheriff was a founding member …...
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    Panic in Borno as Nigerian soldiers repel Boko Haram’s daring incursion – Naija.ng News

    The Nigerian Army continues to have the upper hand over insurgents in the northeast. Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole have in the late hours of Thursday, April 26, successfully repelled Boko Haram terrorist incursion........ Read more via Nigeria News today & Breaking news ▷ Read Naija news...
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    Chibok abductions: Four years after – The Sun News

    In the despondent, somber, atmosphere which marked the national remembrance of four years of captivity of the Chibok girls, the Federal Government must wake up to reassure Nigerians that it is still negotiating to secure the release of the remaining 112 Chibok girls. It must also hasten …...
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    Metro Army to launch Operation Last Hold in Borno – The Nation Newspaper

    The Nigerian Army is to launch “Operation Last Hold” in Borno North and Lake Chad Region to restore socio-economic activities in the areas and fast track return Of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) to their communities. The Chief of Training and Operations, Maj.-Gen. David Ahmad, disclosed...
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    Metro ‘Less Than 2,000 Candidates Registered For UTME In Borno’- JAMB Official – Naijaloaded |...

    The Chief Examiner Officer of Joint Admissions Matriculations Board (JAMB) in Borno, Babagana Gutti, has said only 1,700 candidates registered for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) in Borno state. Gutti told journalists in Maiduguri on Friday that the candidates would …...
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    Politics Boko Haram: Borno Lifts 3 Weeks Curfew On Maiduguri, Jere. – Leadership Nigeria

    The Borno State Government has lifted the three Weeks Curfew earlier imposed on residents of Maiduguri Metropolis and Jere Local Government Area of the state. The curfew is now reviewed from 6am to 10:30 pm beginning from Saturday 20th January, 2018. via Leadership Nigeria Newspapers –...
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    Metro Borno Cancels Holiday To Mark Sambisa’s Fall

    Borno State Government has shelved its plan to declare Friday (today) as a public holiday to mark the capture of Sambisa Forest from the Boko Haram insurgents. The state Commissioner for Home Affairs, Information and Culture, Mohammed Bulama, in a statement issued on Thursday in Maiduguri...
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    Metro NYSC Set To Reopen Maiduguri Orientation Camp For Prospective Corp Members

    The Director General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig-Gen. Suleiman Kazaure, has at weekend said plans are underway to reopen the Maiduguri orientation camp for corp members deployed to the state. Brig-Gen. Kazaure disclosed the plan while speaking with newsmen during his inspection...
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    Politics FG Orders Investigation Into Accidental Bombing Of Borno IDPs Camp

    Federal government has ordered a full scale investigation into Tuesday`s accidental bombing of civilian target by the military in Rann, Kala Balge Local Government Area of Borno. The Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, gave the directive in Maiduguri on Wednesday while speaking at a condolence...
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    Metro Nigerian Army Wants ATM For Soldiers Fighting Boko Haram

    The Nigerian Army, on Sunday, called on commercial banks to deploy Automated Teller Machines, ATM, to the military barracks in Maiduguri for the use of front line soldiers involved in the ongoing counter-insurgency operation in Borno. Brig. Gen. Victor Ezugwu, the General Officer Commanding...
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    Metro Nigerian Army Storms Sambisa Forest For Large Scale Operation – Commander

    The Nigerian Army said on Sunday that it had commenced large-scale operations to smoke out Boko Haram terrorists from their Sambisa forest hideout in Borno. Maj.-Gen. Lucky Irabor, the Theater Commander Operation Lafiya Dole said this while briefing newsmen in Maiduguri. “I want to inform you...
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    Metro Nigerian Soldiers Arrest Boko Haram Logistic Elements, Kids Wearing Their New Uniform [See Photos]

    Nigerian Troops of 22 Brigade on a patrol to Ajiri and Antul villages, South East of Dikwa along Dikwa-Gulumbagana road arrested Boko Haram logistics elements who specialised in using the 2 villages as base for food storage and other logistics before moving them to Bama and then to Sambisa...
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    Metro Boko Haram Recruiting Northern Youths By Giving Them Loans – Nigerian Army

    According to the Defence headquarters press statement this morning, Boko haram are now recruiting youths in the northern part of the country by giving them loan to bait membership. READ: Boko Haram Now Gives Loans To Youth As Bait For Membership It has come to the knowledge of the Defence...
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    Metro Nigerian Troops, Boko Haram Terrorists in Heavy Gun Battle in Borno

    The Nigerian Army said its troops are currently engaging in a battle with the Boko Haram terrorists around Kareto area, Borno state ... Details later
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    Metro Nigerian Army Uncovers Boko Haram’s Underground Food Storage [See Photos]

    Nigerian troops fighting the extremist Boko Haram sect on Sunday announced that it had uncovered storage facility been used by the terrorist group to store food at Biggoro, Warpaya and Aura, North of Kumshe in Bama Local Government Area.. The Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Sani Usman...
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    Metro Boko Haram Destroyed 1 Million Houses In Borno – Governor Shettima

    The Borno Government on Monday said about one million private houses had been destroyed by suspected Boko Haram insurgents in the few years of their terror campaign in the state. Gov. Kashim Shettima disclosed this while receiving former President Olusegun Obasanjo in Maiduguri. “Tens of...
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    Metro Nigeria: Roadside Bomb Kills 3 in Borno

    Three civilian vigilantes popularly known as the civilian JTF on their way to fight Boko Haram were killed and seven others injured when their vehicle hit a landmine. The vigilantes from Chul village in Borno state were moving on Monday evening to battle Boko Haram militants who had stormed...
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    Metro Nigeria: 6 Major Achievements of the Nigerian Army This Week

    In the last couple of weeks especially this week, the Nigerian army made tremendous achievements in the fight against terrorism in the country. Little wonder, Nigerians voted massively for the Nigerian gallant troops during the recent personality of the week conducted by Nigerian Bulletin...
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    Metro Nigerian Army Clears Boko Haram Terrorists Hideout in Doksa [Graphic Photos]

    The troops of 231 and 331 Battalion together with some elements of Armed Forces Special Forces of 3 Division, based on available information yesterday entered and cleared remnants of Boko Haram terrorists hiding in Doksa general area located in Biu Local Government Area. During the clearance...
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    Metro Nigerian Army Clears Escaping Boko Haram Terrorists From Sambisa Forest – Graphic Photos

    Troops of 21 Brigade in Bama, under 7 Division area of operational responsibility, in a blocking position, have at the early hours of today, cleared escaping Boko Haram terrorists that came through Sabsawa axis of Sambisa forest. The troops also recovered a Toyota Hilux, 2 AK-47 rifles with...
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