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Herdsmen attack Guma in Benue, 10 Killed, 15 injured

At least 10 persons have been killed while more than 15 injured after fulani herdsmen attacked Tse Iortyer, near Yelewata community in Guma LGA of Benue State. The gunmen, who invaded the village around 8pm on Tuesday, also set many houses  on fire. Some residents are no where to be …

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Boko Haram attacks Borno, 9 Killed, 2 Police officers injured

Nine persons have been killed with two police officers injured in the Boko Haram attack on Jiddari Polo area of Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. Troops of the Nigerian Army had on Thursday said they repelled an attack by Boko Haram terrorists in Maiduguri after the insurgents made their way …

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Military, Boko Haram engage in gun battle in Maiduguri

Boko Haram insurgents are attacking Maiduguri, the Borno state capital now, with government troops pushing them back. The attack appears to be coming from the Damboa Road axis of the city that is popularly called Polo area. Residents of the neighbourhood are currently fleeing their houses. The shooting started at …

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PDP Lampoons President For Blaming Opposition On Killings

The allegation by the Buhari Presidency that the opposition is responsible for the failure of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Federal Government to stem the killings by marauders in the North Central has further confirmed that the Buhari administration is completely confused, incompetent and lacks the capacity to secure our …

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Borno Mosque: 4 Killed, 8 injured in suicide bombing

At least four persons have been confirmed dead while eight others wounded after two suicide bombers attacked a mosque in Bama town of Borno State in the early hours of Sunday.  Confirming the attack and casualty in a statement on Sunday afternoon, the police public relations officer, Edet Okon, said, …

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Nigerian troops kill 7 Boko Haram fighters

Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole conducting blocking and clearance operations to track down and neutralise Boko Haram insurgents fleeing from the Sambisa forest have killed 7 Boko Haram insurgents yesterday Friday 13 April 2018, in multiple ambushes sprung against the fleeing insurgents by the gallant troops.  The troops, yesterday successfully …

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