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The 2017 Global Terrorism Index, GTI, has been released, and Nigeria for the third year running remains the third most terrorised nation in the world.
A Nigerian army staff sergeant, Silas Ninyo (93NA/36/2608) has shot dead his superior, Captain T. Mani today, Sunday, November 12 in Chibok, Borno state.
Two persons were killed and many others feared injured as Boko Haram insurgents attacked Maikadiri village in Askira-Uba local government area of Borno state.
The Nigerian army has instituted an inquiry to unravel the circumstances surrounding the shooting incident that resulted in the death of 2 officers at Chibok.
Borno state governor, Kashim Shettima, has drawn up a plan to engage students as spies to catch principals diverting food allotted for the public school feeding
Troops of the 7 Division, Nigerian Army, have been lauded by Rt Revd Emmanuel Morris, Anglican Bishop of Maiduguri Diocese, for their fight against Boko Haram.
The destruction unleashed by Boko Haram in Borno state has led to a general decline in the state of education, schools and other educational facilities.
The report said the twin explosions are happening about a week after security officers intercepted two bombers with explosives strapped on their bodies.
The Nigerian army has continued its onslaught against the deadly Boko Haram group as its latest operation led to the killing of one of the terrorists.
Some heavily-armed men believed to be members of the Boko Haram sect have again attacked Borno state killing several people and abducting at least 10 others.
Ten traditional rulers in Borno have been arrested for allegedly engaging in land grabbing and swindling of the public in Maiduguri, the capital of the state.
The youth from Gubio local government area of Borno state were organized by the Nigerian army into 16 football teams to play for a competition in Sambisa.
Nigerian army said it has killed many suspected Boko Haram terrorists in ambush along Banki- Bula Yobe road in Bama local government area of Borno state.
Two horse-riding Boko Haram insurgents fleeing from military clearance operation on their hideout at a Borno town have been killed by Nigerian soldiers.
At least one explosion at a motor garage has killed several people, according to reports in Maiduguri, the Borno state capital on Sunday, October 29, 2017.
Nigerian troops of 112 Task Force Battalion of 22 Brigade on Operation Lafiya Dole have successfully ambushed a group of Boko Haram terrorists in Borno state.
Soldiers have rescued 5 persons from Boko Haram captivity and destroyed a camp suspected to be used for training of inducted terrorists in Borno state.
Despite being on the run, the posters of ex-chairman of Presidential Task Force on Pensions reforms, Maina, have already flooded parts of Abuja and Kaduna.
A strike carried out by the Nigerian Air Force may have resulted in the death of wife of the most wanted Boko Haram leader, Abu Shekau, the security body says.
The success was recorded by the troops on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 in what the army described as one of the best in the outing of troops of 3 Battalion.
Abdulrasheed Maina, the embattled ex-pensions boss, allegedly had plans to join the APC and contest for the Borno state governorship position in 2019.
The Nigerian Military’s claim that no part of Borno state was still under the control of terrorist group, Boko Haram, has been countered by the United Nations.