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    Metro Nigerian military has made enormous gains over ISWAP — Experts – Vanguard News

    The operations of the Nigerian Military in the ongoing battle with Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorist group in North-East Nigeria have received commendations recently from a wide array of security experts that stated that indeed there had been tremendous gains made so far.... Read more via Vanguard...
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    Metro ISWAP Attacks Chibok Village, Kidnaps Head Of Civilian JTF – Nairaland

    Mohammed Abba, the head of the civilian joint task force (JTF) in Bambula community in Chibok local government area of Borno state, has been abducted by suspected members of the Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP). The insurgents attacked the community around 4am on Wednesday when...
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    Metro ISWAP kill own leaders as Borno fasts, prays – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Three of the most senior leaders of the violent Nigerian extremist group Islamic State West Africa Province have reportedly been killed by their own men. Idris al-Barnawi, believed to be ISWAP’s leader in Nigeria, and two members – Abu Maryam and … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News –...
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    Metro 100 Gunmen on motorbikes attack 3 Niger communities – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Scores of gunmen suspected to be members of the Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP) have attacked Gurmana, old Gurmana, and Ashirika communities in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State, in central Nigeria. The armed men stormed the communities at about 10:00 am … Read more...
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    Metro Investigate, prosecute political sponsors of terrorism – Group tells Buhari –

    The Centre for Africa Liberation and Socio-Economic Rights (CALSER) has called on Federal Government and President Muhammadu Buhari to investigate and apprehend sponsors of terrorism in the country. The plea was made at the periodic review of Boko Haram/ISWAP activities in Nigeria and Africa...
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    Metro Foreigners of Arab Extraction Fighting Alongside Boko Haram – Thisdaylive

    New intelligence gathered and shared among Nigerian security operatives in the theatre of war has revealed that the reinvigorated Boko Haram terrorist group … Read more via Thisdaylive – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Five Die, Several Others Injured As Soldiers Engage Boko Haram Fighters In Bloody Battle – Naijaloaded

    Five civilians have been reportedly killed with several others injured following exchange of gunfire between security forces and members of the ISWAP, at Monguno Local Government Area of Borno State in the northeast region on Monday night at about 10:25 pm. … Read more via Naijaloaded |...
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    Metro Islamic State expels Boko Haram factional leader Al-barnawi – The Guardian Nigeria News

    The Islamic State (IS) has expelled Abu Mus’ab Al-barnawi as leader of Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), an ally of the Boko Haram sect. The Cable quoted Ahmed Salkida, as saying on his Twitter handle yesterday in Maiduguri, Borno State...... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News...
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    Metro Boko Haram raids military posts in northeast Nigeria – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Boko Haram jihadists have raided at least three military posts and overpowered troops … Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Metro News