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Two Soldiers Dead, Four Injured In Boko Haram Attack In Borno

Two Nigerian soldiers were killed and another four got wounded when Boko Haram militants attacked a community in Askira Uba local government area of Borno State on Wednesday, according to reports. According to Sahara Reporters; One source disclosed that the Islamist militants stormed the remote village of Huyim village about 2 p.m. yesterday. The besieged community is located some 18 ... Read More »

PHOTOS: Baby Disfigured By Boko Haram Undergoes Surgery.

A baby named Aisha who survived severe burns after Boko Haram terrorists attacked her village in Maiduguri, Borno state She was in her room while her mother was in the toilet when Boko Haram set their house on fire. She lost all fingers on her left hand and also lost an ear in the attack. Her face was burnt, with ... Read More »

Boko Haram: Benin Republic Pledges To Send 800 Soldiers To Nigeria

President of the Republic of Benin, Boni Yayi, has pledged to send 800 soldiers to Nigeria that will join the Nigerian military in their fight to stamp out Boko Haram members in the region. Yayi said this during his state visit to President Buhari at the state house Abuja yesterday December 8th. “President Buhari took over the mantle of government ... Read More »

Niger To Transfer 500 Boko Haram Prisoners To Nigeria

Niger has agreed to transfer hundreds of prisoners from the militant Islamist group Boko Haram back to their home country of Nigeria to reduce pressure on its crammed prisons, judicial sources said on Tuesday. Boko Haram militants mostly operate in northeastern Nigeria but have also stepped up their insurgency within Niger’s southern region of Diffa in recent months, carrying out ... Read More »

Boko Haram Member Arrested In Attempt To Bomb People At Fuel Station In Maiduguri

A member of Islamic militant, popularly called Boko Haram was arrested today, Tuesday, along Damboa road by members of the Civilian JTF while attempting to detonate an improvised Explosive Device (IED) at a crowded fuel station where hundreds of people were waiting to buy fuel. Garba Hussaini, a pump attendant, who spoke with DAILY POST in Maiduguri said, “Today, we ... Read More »

Boko Haram Abducts Teenage Girls In Borno, Kill Seven

At least seven persons were left dead in Bam village of Borno state when armed Boko Haram terrorists attacked in the early hours of Sunday and abducted unspecified, but large number of teenage girls, witnesses said. Bam village, located in Biu local government area of Borno state is about 170km south of Maiduguri, the state capital. Residents of the attacked ... Read More »

Boko Haram Releases Statement, Claiming Kano Bombing of Shiite Muslims.

Boko Haram claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing on a Shiite Muslim procession near the northern Nigerian city of Kano that killed 22 people. The hardline Islamist group said in a statement in Arabic on social media its bomber “detonated his explosives which led to the death” of the victims on Friday. “And by the permission of Allah these attacks ... Read More »

Nigerian Air Force Bombs “Mass Gathering” Of Boko Haram Terrorists

The Nigerian Air Force, NAF, on Thursday said the air component operation of “Operation Lafiya Dole” hit a “mass gathering” of Boko Haram terrorists at Wulge area of Borno State. The air component commander of the theatre operation, “Operation Lafiya Dole”, Isiaka Amao, said this while briefing journalists in Maiduguri on Thursday. “The air component struck a mass gathering of ... Read More »

Troops’ Rout Boko Haram Bomb Factory, Kill Terrorists In Damboa (Photos)

The factory where Boko Haram manufactures its Rocket-Propelled Grenades has been knocked out by gallant troops of the Nigerian Military. The RPG facility is in Jamrari, Bama local government area of Borno State. DAILY POST recalls that the factory was recently posted online by Boko Haram sect. Images obtained by DAILY POST Tuesday night show the fabricated rockets which were ... Read More »

Another Wanted Boko Haram Terrorist Arrested at Adamawa.

Another wanted Boko Haram terrorist, Ishaku Wardifen, has been arrested, the Nigerian Army said on Monday. Wardifen is one of the 100 insurgents recently declared wanted by the Nigerian Army. This came a day after a wanted Boko Haram terrorist suspect Chindo Bello, was arrested at Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja. Below is a statement by Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman, ... Read More »

Army Releases Images Of Wanted Boko Haram Members (Photo)

In order to beat the deadline set by President Muhammedu Buhari to end insurgency in the country, the Nigeria Army has released images of some of the most wanted suspects of the sect (Boko Haram) The images of the wanted sect members were today, boldly shown on a banner and were displayed by the Chief of Army Staff, Lt – ... Read More »

You Can’t Fix Deadline For Ending Boko Haram — Yakubu Gowon To Buhari

Nigeria’s former military Head of State, Yakubu Gowon, on Tuesday faulted President Muhammadu Buhari and the Nigerian military over the December deadline for ending the Boko Haram insurgency. President Buhari had tasked the military to end insurgency in three months, ending December 2015. The military has said it would meet the schedule. Mr. Gowon said the military would do its ... Read More »

Foiled Boko Haram Attack In Lagos: Lagosians Urged To Remain Calm But Very Vigilant

Speaking against the background of the arrest by the Department of State Services of 45 suspected Boko Haram members who allegedly planned to attack Dolphin Estate in Ikoyi, the Lagos State government expressed confidence in the combined efforts of DSS, Police and other security agencies to keep the state free of terror attacks and stamp out robberies and violent crimes. ... Read More »

Female Boko Haram Members Attack Military Checkpoint In Maiduguri This Morning

Three suicide bombers attacked a military check along Damboa road in Maiduguri, the Borno State on Saturday, killing four persons. DAILY POST gathered that the attack, which occurred about 8 a.m, close to the Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC, office also left six persons injured. The blasts was reportedly targeted at security operatives. It was still not clear if any ... Read More »

20 Shot Dead By Boko Haram in Borno

At least 20 people were shot dead by suspected Boko Haram terrorists outside Jingalta village, in Borno State. According to PM News, a vigilante group member told newsmen,“we received information of an attack by Boko Haram gunmen on four cars near Jingalta village where they shot dead all 20 occupants of the vehicles before setting the cars ablaze.” Read More »

Boko Haram attacks: Ambode donates N50m each to Yobe, Borno and Adamawa governments (photos)

Lagos State governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, today handed over N50million cheques to the governors of Yobe, Adamawa and Borno state as part of the Lagos state government’s support towards the rebuilding of their states after the various Boko Haram attacks. Ambode made the donation at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, at a press conference he addressed in company of the Govs of ... Read More »

30 Boko Haram Insurgents Killed In Adamawa State

30 members of the Boko Haram sect were killed in a gun battle with Nigerian troops assisted by the local vigilantes in the early hours of yesterday at the border villages between Adamawa and Borno states. This happened after Boko Haram members on Sunday invaded Gwoza local government area of Borno State, killing nine people and destroying houses. According to ... Read More »

The End!! Ifa Worshippers Offer To Fight Boko Haram

Ifa religious worshippers under the aegis of Ancient Religion Societies of African Descendants International Council have said they are ready to assist Nigeria to combat the Boko Haram insurgents ravaging some states in the North-East. The Chairman, Executive Working Committee of ARSADIC, Dr. Olalekan Ifagbenuola, said this on Friday at a press conference held at Ile Oduduwa, Ile Ife, to ... Read More »

US Military To Conduct Missions Against Boko Haram Inside Nigeria

The U.S. military will carry out surveillance and intelligence missions against Boko Haram inside Nigeria as part of its deployment to West Africa, sources familiar with the plan told AFP on Friday, October 17. The counter operations will be carried out as part of the recently announced deployment of up to 300 US military personnel to neighboring Cameroon, officials said. ... Read More »

Buhari’s Deadline To Military On End To Boko Haram Insurgency Feasible – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Monday said the December deadline given to the military by President Mohammadu Buhari to end Boko Haram insurgency was realisable. However, he stated that Nigeria does not have to wait until the last of the terrorist was killed before declaring victory as the evidence of victory comes immediately the military had exerted its authority over the ... Read More »

Chibok Girls Are Not Pregnant For Boko Haram Insurgents – Nigerian Army

The Defence Headquarters has shutdown widespread reports that most of the abducted Chibok girls, have been impregnated by their captors, Boko Haram insurgents. A recent report had quoted an escaped female captive of Boko Haram, as saying that some of the Chibok girls have had babies for the insurgents while some are pregnant. However, on Sunday, Acting Director, Defence Information, ... Read More »

Boko Haram Wants To Kill Me For Converting To Christianity– Islamic Cleric’s Son

A 35-year old man, simply identified as Raphael, has raised the alarm over threats by members of Boko Haram militants to kill him. He also narrated how the Boko Haram sect burnt his stores, father’s house, offices, and thereafter killed one of his cousins, an undergraduate at the University of Maiduguri. Trouble started when he converted to the Christian faith ... Read More »

Boko Haram And Jonathan: The Truth Unfolds

We are suddenly back to those dark days when Boko Haram terrorists strike with ease and attack military formations. That was precisely what these blood-thirsty bastards did on Tuesday when they attempted to dislodge the 120 Task Force Battalion located in Goniri, Yobe State. Our gallant soldiers repelled the attack, killing over 100 of these terrorists. On the same day, ... Read More »