US, UK Warn Citizens Of Boko Haram Attack In Abuja During Christmas Holidays

US, UK Warn Citizens Of Boko Haram Attack In Abuja During Christmas Holidays

The UK government has warned its citizens to stay away from crowded places in Nigeria during the Christmas and New Year festivities. It said there are plans by unnamed insurgent groups to bomb the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). In a travel advisory to its citizens, the UK government listed worship places, malls and markets amongst other places that should be avoided. “The risk of terrorist attack increases around religious festivals, so will be elevated in…

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Again Boko Haram Attacks Maiduguri With Bomb Blast This Morning

Again Boko Haram Attacks Maiduguri With Bomb Blast This Morning

Heavy sounds of explosions were heard in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, Tuesday morning. Residents living around Zannari in London Ciki and University of Maiduguri area told DAILY POST that the blast occurred withing their area. Although information was still scant as of the time of filling this report, it has thrown residents into panic. Details later…

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War In Adamawa As Boko Haram Sack Villages, Advances Towards Madagali Headquarters

War In Adamawa As Boko Haram Sack Villages, Advances Towards Madagali Headquarters

Boko Haram terrorists on Monday attacked Bakin Dutse village in Adamawa state, as they advanced to Gulak, the headquarters of Madagali Local Government Area. They were accosted by men of the Nigerian military who engaged them in heavy gunfire. Local vigilante groups also joined in the fight, assisting the army. Gunshots could be heard all around. According to reports, both sides suffered heavy casualties with residents scampering away for safety. They are said to be…

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Government Would Support Universities Ravaged By Boko Haram – Buhari

Government Would Support Universities Ravaged By Boko Haram – Buhari

President Muhamadu Buhari has promised that the Federal Government would support universities affected by the Boko Haram insurgency in the North East. Buhari who was represented by Prof. Salihu Abdullahi, made this known on Saturday at the 23rd Convocation of Modibbo Adama University of Technology (MAUTECH), Yola. He said the government would provide a special fund to MAUTECH to enable it to complete some vital projects. “In the light of the peculiarity of your location…

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Breaking: Boko Haram Attacks Popular Garage In Maiduguri

Breaking: Boko Haram Attacks Popular Garage In Maiduguri

Reports reaching DAILY POST from Maiduguri, the Borno state capital, said a powerful explosion was heard around Muna garage. Kabiru Shettima, a resident, who spoke to our correspondent on phone, said those who survived the blast were being taken to the hospital in tricycles popularly called Keke Napep. “I don’t know the number of casualty, but I saw people being carried inside Keke Napep. I believe they are the wounded”, he said. Asked if he…

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IPOB Is A More Bigger Threat Than Boko Haram – Gov. Shetima

IPOB Is A More Bigger Threat Than Boko Haram – Gov. Shetima

The Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB separatist crisis being spearheaded by Nnamdi Kanu is bigger than the activities of the deadly terrorist group Boko Haram, Borno State Governor Kashim Shettima has said. According to The Nation, The Governor stated this when he spoke in Owerri on Monday night during a meeting with Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha, when he led a truce team of North’s governors to the state, Shettima said the threats posed by…

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Troops ambush Boko Haram terrorists, recover bicycles

Troops ambush Boko Haram terrorists, recover bicycles

Troops of Mobile Strike Teams, MSTs, 21, on Operation Lafiya Dole, laid a successful ambush against some Boko Haram terrorists in the early hours of Monday along the Firgi-Banki Junction road, Borno State. According to Sani Usman, the Director of Army Public Relations, “the Troops neutralized a large number of the Boko Haram terrorists, while other terrorists sustained gunshot wounds.” Among the many items recovered from the insurgents were “18 Bicycles, 15 Bags of grains,…

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NIGERIAN MILITARY TO THE RESCUE AGAIN, STOPS BOKO HARAM IN FROM CAUSING MAYHEM DURING SALLAH

NIGERIAN MILITARY TO THE RESCUE AGAIN, STOPS BOKO HARAM IN FROM CAUSING MAYHEM DURING SALLAH

The Nigerian Air Force said yesterday that it has thwarted an effort by Boko Haram to rupture the tranquil Eid-el Kabir festivity in Borno. The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadiq Abubakar, expressed this at a feast organized for officers and men of the Air Force at the 105 Composite Group, Maiduguri. Abubakar held the grand feast for service men carrying out the counter-insurgency operation in the North-East, as part of the Eid-el Kabir…

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Nigerian Army Extends Deadline For The Capture Of Boko Haram Leader Shekau

Nigerian Army Extends Deadline For The Capture Of Boko Haram Leader Shekau

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Nigerian Army, Lt General TY Buratai has commended the Theater Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, Major General Ibrahim Attahiru, his Sector Commanders and all troops of Operation Lafiya Dole for pursuing the COAS directive of capturing the purported Boko Haram terrorists leader, Abubakar Shekau dead or alive within 40 days beginning from 21st July 2017 which elapsed yesterday 30th August 2017. A statement from Army Headquarters said the Theater Commander…

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27 Killed As Boko Haram Terrorists Raid 6 Villages In One Night

27 Killed As Boko Haram Terrorists Raid 6 Villages In One Night

At least 27 people were killed and dozens are still missing after terrorists belonging to Islamist group, Boko Haram, attacked six villages in the northern part of Borno State on Wednesday night, security and civilian sources told Sahara Reporters.. The terrorists first stormed the remote villages of Abachari, Kote, Uda Lawanti and Wokilli, all in the Nganzi Local Government Area of Borno State, around 9:30 p.m., killing 15 people and leaving many wounded. A source…

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