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26 More Boko Haram Insurgents Surrender To Operation Lafiya Dole

Following ongoing onslaught by troops of Operation Lafiya Dole conducting Operations DEEP PUNCH 2 in the Sambisa forest, additional 26 insurgents have surrendered to troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE.The insurgents who surrendered from the Damboa general area of southern Borno also submitted their weapons to the troops. Parading the surrendered …

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PDP condemns demolition of its Borno Chapter Secretariat

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the demolition of its Borno State Chapter secretariat in Maiduguri by a combined team of Mobile Police Force and officials of the Government of Borno State. The building which was recently acquired by the opposition party was brought down on Sunday morning January …

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Army General leading Nigeria’s war against Boko Haram removed

The Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, Attahiru Ibrahim, has been removed from that position. Mr. Ibrahim’s redeployment comes three days after Boko Haram insurgents carried out one of the deadliest attacks on Biu town in Borno where at least 18 people were killed and 52 others seriously injured. Mr. Ibrahim, …

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Boko Haram: 17 dead as suicide bombers attack Borno market

At least 17 persons, including two female suicide bombers, were killed while as many as 22 others were injured on Saturday when two explosions went off at a crowded market in Biu town of Borno state, witnesses and police said. A witness, Muhammed Labera said the attacks were carried out …

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