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    Politics Borno Governor suspends French NGO over shooting training at Maiduguri hotel
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    Metro We have technically defeated Boko Haram terrorist – Buratai - Vanguard News

    The chief of Army staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusuf Buratai, Tuesday, supported the posits of the minister of information, Mr. Lai Muhammed, saying that Nigerian soldiers have technically defeated Boko Haram terrorist group in the country. READ MORE HERE
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    Metro Boko Haram terrorists flee from troops in Borno, abandon arms – Vanguard Newspaper

    Troops of operation Lafiya Dole in conjunction with the Civilian Joint Task Force while on clearance patrol at Mallam Matsari village encountered Boko Haram terrorists. Dozens … Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Man Praises God After Founding The Name Of Allah Written On The Ground By Ants (Photos) - Naijaloaded

    A Hausa man took to his twitter page to praises God and shares pictures of the name of “Allah” written on the ground by ants. READ MORE HERE
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    Metro Soldiers kill six Boko Haram members, rescue 33 victims – Official – Premium Times Nigeria

    Troops on clearance operations have killed six Boko Haram terrorists in Damboa and Bama Local Government Areas of Borno. The troops also rescued 33 persons from the terrorists, including eight men, 12 women and 13 children. Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get...
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    Metro Bomb attacks kill 31 in Borno state of northeastern Nigeria – PressTV Media RSS

    The deadly bomb attacks were carried out in the town of Damboa. Read more via PressTV Media RSS – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Prostitutes Arrested As Task Force Officials Raid Hotels In Borno (Photos) – Naijaloaded

    Borno State Government has issued a three day demolition notice to illegal hotel owners within Maiduguri and it’s environs. Read more via Naijaloaded – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Fresh Bomb Blast Kills Five In Borno Community – Channels Television

    Five persons have been killed in Mandariri, a community in Konduga LGA of Borno State, following a suicide bomb attack. Officials of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) confirmed the incident to Channels Television on Tuesday. Read more via Channels Television –...
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    Metro Seven Killed As Three Female Bombers Hit Residential Area In Borno – Sahara Reporters

    Emergency officials move the corpses away At least four civilians were killed and seven more injured when multiple bombers attacked Molai General Area in Konduga Local Government Area of Borno state on Thursday night. Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More...
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    Metro Nigeria attacks: Mosque bomb blasts kill 24 in Mubi - BBC News

    At least 24 people are reported to have been killed in suicide bomb blasts in the north-east Nigerian town of Mubi. READ MORE HERE
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    Metro We Were Told Army Will Kill, Feed On Our Flesh If We Surrender – Ex- Boko Haram Commander –...

    Umar Ibrahim, one of the commanders of the Islamic sect, Boko Haram has said they were told not to surrender as the Nigerian Army will kill and feed on their flesh when they did so. Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Boko Haram: 17 Chibok girls’ parents dead – BBOG – Daily Post Nigeria

    No fewer than 17 of the parents of the abducted Chibok schoolgirls have reportedly died as a result of trauma associated with the abduction. The 276 schoolgirls were abducted in a secondary school in Chibok, Borno State, by the Boko Haram Islamist sect on April 14, 2014. Read more via...
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    Politics Nigerian Government Created Boko Haram – Shehu of Bama Reveals - Daily Post Nigeria

    The Shehu of Bama Kingdom of Borno State, Shehu Kyari Ibn Umar El-Kanemi, has blamed the Federal Government of Nigeria for allowing Boko Haram enough space to operate. He described the endless activities of the insurgent group as a mark of failure on the part of the Federal Government...
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    Metro 29 Killed In Military, Boko Haram Crossfire - Guardian Nigeria

    It was a black Easter in Maiduguri, the capital of Borno State, as no fewer than 29 persons were feared killed in a crossfire between the Boko Haram insurgents and the military on Sunday. The confrontation ensued when the Boko Haram insurgents launched a coordinated attack on a military camp...
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    Metro 5 Killed, 13 Wounded Including Varsity Professor In Maiduguri Attack - Sahara Reporters

    At least five persons have been killed and 13 others wounded including a university professor when multiple bombers attacked Maiduguri last night, residents and Civilian JTF said. The suspected Boko Haram suicide bombers stormed Muna Zauyar in Jere Local Government Area of the state capital at...
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    Metro Troops Kill Four Boko Haram Insurgents, Neutralizes Suicide Bombers - Sahara Reporters

    Nigerian Army on Saturday said its troops killed four Boko Haram insurgents at Malumti village in the fringes of Sambisa Forest. Brig.-Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu, the Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, Operation Lafiya Dole, made the disclosure in a statement in Maiduguri. Nwachukwu stated...
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    Metro Borno Closes Schools As Buhari's Ransom Payments Sparks Fears Of More Abductions - Sahara Reporters

    n an obvious move to prevent the abduction of students by Boko Haram insurgents, Borno State Government on Monday announced the closure of all boarding schools in 25 out of its 27 local government areas. Only Maiduguri and Biu metropolitan areas were spared in massive school closure, ThisDay...
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    Metro Bicycle riding suicide bomber kills three, injures 17 in Maiduguri – Police - Premium Times

    A lone suicide bomber riding a bicycle with explosive devices strapped around his body detonated himself at a crowded suburb of Maiduguri, Borno State, killing three persons on Monday night. At least 17 other people were also injured by the massive explosion. The police said the three dead...
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    Metro Why our Maiduguri-bound plane turned back after taxiing – Medview Airline – Premium Times

    Medview Airlines on Sunday said passengers were not exposed to danger when it aborted its Maiduguri-bound flight due to technical issues. PREMIUM TIMES gathered that the Flight VL2108 operated using a Boeing 737 equipment with a flight schedule of Lagos-Abuja-Maiduguri (LOS-ABV-MIU) had...
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    Metro Borno Govt. bans vehicular movement on 3 highways – The Nation Nigeria

    The Borno Government has banned vehicular movement on three major roads in the state due to the ongoing military clearance operation against the Boko Haram insurgents. Dr Bukar Bulama, the Commissioner of Home Affairs, Information and Culture Affairs, made the announcement on Monday in a...