Nigerian military have reported a remarkable victory against the Boko Haram insurgents in Baga, Borno State

The Nigerian military have reported a remarkable victory against the Boko Haram insurgents in Baga, Borno State. In a statement released today by the Defence Headquarters, Nigerian soldiers were said to have killed several Boko Haram members despite the stiff resistance posed by the insurgents. According to a statement signed by Army spokesman, Maj. Gen. Chris […]

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More than 10 senior Nigerian Army officers arrested over Baga Attack

More than 10 senior Nigerian Army officers, including a Brigadier-General have been arrested and are telling the military hierarchy what they know about the Baga attack by the insurgent group, Boko Haram. According to the Director of Defence Information, Major-General Chris Olukolade, the senior army officers are being investigated for allegedly shirking their responsibilities during […]

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The Nigerian military released a statement that the number killed in Baga Borno state has so far not exceeded 150 people

The Nigerian military released a statement this evening saying contrary to media reports that over 2,000 were killed in Baga Borno state last week, that from all available evidences, the number has so far not exceeded 150 people. Read their statement below… Gentlemen of the press, As you might be aware, there was another terror […]

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NEMA Registers 3200 Internally Displaced Persons of Baga in Borno State, Nigeria

In a press statement released today, Nigeria’s National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), says it registered 3200 internally displaced persons over the weekend, following a Friday attack in Borno State by Boko Haram militants. Local residents of Baga, who fled following the recent rise in violence, are now being accommodated at the Teachers Village estate in […]

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9 days after Boko Haram launched an attack on Baga community in Borno state bodies of the reported 2000 residents killed still litter the area

According to a report by CNN, 9 days after Boko Haram launched an attack on Baga community in Borno state on January 3rd, bodies of the reported 2000 residents killed still litter the area. Chairman of Kukawa Local Government where Baga falls under, says no corpse has been retrieved from the area for burial because […]

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Sahara Reporters is reporting that Boko Haram militants may have kidnapped 18 female soldiers in Baga in Borno State

Sahara Reporters is reporting that Boko Haram militants may have kidnapped 18 female soldiers in Baga in Borno State. Report below… Two sources told SaharaReporters that, out of 26 female soldiers posted to the military base of the Multinational Joint Task Force, only eight have so far been accounted for. The commander of the troops […]

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