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Soldiers & Policemen Arrested For Raping IDPs

Some government officials were accused of involving in sexual exploitation and abuse of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the North-East and are currently under arrest. They include soldiers, policemen, one prison official, a member of staff, Borno Ministry of Agriculture and …

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JTF Kills 14 Boko Haram Terrorists In Kano

Operatives of the  Joint Task Force on Sunday averted another  major attack by terrorists  in Kano by raiding  their  hideouts  at  Unguwa Uku area of the ancient city. The operatives, acting on a tip off,  were said to have raced …

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Suicide Bomber Kills Self And Three Others In Maiduguri

Three civilians have been killed by a suicide bomber today in Maiduguri, Borno State. The Joint Task Force (JTF) on Operation Restore Order confirmed the killing of three persons after an explosion. JTF spokesman Lt.-Col. Sagir Musa confgirmed this in …

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Maiduguri University Student Shot By JTF Dies

Abdulmumini Abubakar, the University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID) student who was shot on January 4 by the Joint Task Force (JTF) in Maiduguri, Borno State, has died. Lieutenant Col. Sagir Musa, the JTF spokesman, claimed in a statement at the time …

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Shot Maiduguri University Student Feared Brain Damaged

The 400 level Adult Education student of the University of Maiduguri, Abdulmumini Abubakar, who was shot in the head in an exchange of gunfire between insurgents and members of the Joint Task Force, JTF, is reportedly brain damaged. Mr. Abubakar was …

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Shot Maiduguri University Student Feared Brain Damaged

The 400 level Adult Education student of the University of Maiduguri, Abdulmumini Abubakar, who was shot in the head in an exchange of gunfire between insurgents and members of the Joint Task Force, JTF, is reportedly brain damaged. Mr. Abubakar was …

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JTF Foils IED Attack In Maiduguri

The Joint Task Force (JTF) in Maiduguri this morning foiled an attempted attack on one of its vehicles. The incident occurred in the Costain area where suspected Boko Haram operatives planted a remote controlled Improvised Explosive Device (IED) on the …

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Gunmen Kill General Shuwa and His Visitor

Major General Mamman Shuwa Rtd Less than 12 hours after the leadership of the Boko Haram sect expressed its willingness to suspend further violent attacks as a prelude for dialogue with the Federal Government, unknown gunmen suspected to be terrorists …

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SSS Quizzes Zannah Over Alleged Boko Haram Links

Khlaifa Ahmad Zannah Senator Khlaifa Ahmad Zannah was quizzed for over six hours on Monday by operatives of the State Security Service(SSS) over his alleged links with the Islamic sect, Boko Haram. Zannah, who represents Borno Central in the upper legislative …

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Boko Haram Field Commander, 29 Others Killed

The Joint Task Force in Yobe State announced yesterday that one Bakaka who is believed to be the field commander of the Boko Haram sect in Damaturu has been killed. A statement issued by the JTF spokesman, Lt Eli Lazarus …

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Boko Haram’s ‘Accountant’ Arrested by JTF

The onslaught of the security services against Boko Haram seems to be paying off with the arrest of a top operative of the Islamist group described as ‘The Accountant.’ `The Accountant’ was said to be in transit between Kano and …

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Boko Haram's 'Accountant' Arrested by JTF

The onslaught of the security services against Boko Haram seems to be paying off with the arrest of a top operative of the Islamist group described as ‘The Accountant.’ `The Accountant’ was said to be in transit between Kano and …

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JTF Takes Over Boko Haram’s Command & Control Center

The military Joint Task Force yesterday, further dealt a massive blow to the operational capabilty of the terrorist group Boko Haram following a successful operation launched at the group’s command and control center in Kano. This victory came on a day …

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CONFIRMED!!: Boko Haram’s Abu Qaqa, Killed

In what appeared to be a major victory against the Boko Haram sect, the Joint Military Task Force confirmed, yesterday, that the sect’s spokesman, Abu Qaqa, has been killed, while two other members were arrested after a shootout between the …

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CONFIRMED!!: Boko Haram's Abu Qaqa, Killed

In what appeared to be a major victory against the Boko Haram sect, the Joint Military Task Force confirmed, yesterday, that the sect’s spokesman, Abu Qaqa, has been killed, while two other members were arrested after a shootout between the …

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