How DSS arrested Kwankwaso’s ex-aideover Boko Haram scare in Kano
14 April 2018 | 5:00 am
Operatives of Department of State Security, DSS, have arrested Chief of Staff of Kano State ex-governor, Rabiu Kwankwaso, Dr. Yunusa Adamu Dangwani, over alleged involvement in Boko Haram scare that rocked the state.
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No fewer than 482 tones of seized fake and expired items have been destroyed by the Kano state government.
28 Apr 2021
Niger State Governor Abubakar Sani Bello has confirmed that Boko Haram militants have displaced over 3,000 residents of Kaure and Shiroro local government areas, even going as far as hoisting their flags in the overrun communities situated less than 140km from the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. Could Abuja be next?
29 Apr 2021
Residents of Geidam community who were displaced by Boko Haram, are appealing to the Federal Government to restore peace in their community.
15 May 2021
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5 Jun 2021
Borno state, in northeastern Nigeria, has been ravaged by a deadly conflict between the military and Boko Haram jihadists for more than a decade. Last autumn, the authorities announced that they wanted to close the Borno refugee camps as they claimed the insurgency was almost eradicated. However, in recent months, deadly attacks have taken place on the outskirts of the regional capital Maiduguri. Our team met some of the two million displaced people who have fled the fighting.
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4 Jun 2021
A fair number of Boko Haram terrorists on Wednesday afternoon were killed by troops of the Nigerian military in Borno State, after a heavy gun fire with Nigerian troops in Damboa town.
7 Jun 2021
The Islamic State West African Province (ISWAP) militant group said in an audio recording heard by Reuters on Sunday that Abubakar Shekau, leader of rival Nigerian militant Islamist group Boko Haram, was dead.
11 Jun 2021
Abubakar Shekau, leader of the Boko Haram terrorist group, is said to have committed suicide in battle. Far from solving a problem for the Nigerian government, his death is likely to further destabilize the region.
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A group of fighters from the Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram have pledged allegiance to rival group the Islamic State West African Province (ISWAP) weeks after the former group's leader died, a video obtained by Reuters showed.
Emir of Kano, Bayero tells Buhari Nigerians are suffering, Angelique withdraws from Tokyo Olympics
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