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    Metro Soldier Shares Photos Of What They Pass Through In Maiduguri [SEE PHOTOS] - Nairaland Forum

    A Nigerian soldier has shared pictures from the battlefield while fighting Boko Haram insurgents at Maiuguri, Borno state capital. According to the soldier identified as Mbaeru Chucks, people think all is well whenever they see him posting pictures to celebrate their victory without actually...
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    Metro Borno Cancels Holiday To Mark Sambisa’s Fall

    Borno State Government has shelved its plan to declare Friday (today) as a public holiday to mark the capture of Sambisa Forest from the Boko Haram insurgents. The state Commissioner for Home Affairs, Information and Culture, Mohammed Bulama, in a statement issued on Thursday in Maiduguri...
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    Metro Nigerian Air Force Drops Bombs, Rockets On Boko Haram Terrorists In Sambisa

    The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has confirmed that it has neutralized hundreds of Boko Haram terrorists in the Sambisa forest. A NAF Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (iSR) platform had earlier sighted the terrorists hidden under some trees. A statement by Air Commodore Olatokunbo...
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    Metro Nigerian Soldiers Recover Shekau's Qu'ran in Sambisa Forest

    The Nigerian army during their recent raid in Sambisa forest recovered the Qu'ran and Boko Haram flag purportedly left behind by Abubakar Shekau, the leader of the terrorist group. According to Maj.-Gen. Lucky Irabor, the Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, "the Holy Book and the flag...
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    Metro Amina Ali, Rescued Chibok Girl To Meet President Buhari Today

    The rescued Chibok school girl, Amina Ali, was airlifted by Nigeria Air Force Super Puma aircraft from Damboa to Maiduguri alongside her baby and supposed husband, Mohammed Hayatu, yesterday. After preliminary investigation, she and her baby was handed over to Borno State Governor, His...
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    Politics Buhari Should Send Lai Mohammed To Hold A Press Briefing In Sambisa Forest - Fayose

    Governor Fayose of Ekiti State, urged the President to tell Nigerians the truth about the Boko Haram insurgency, saying, “They keep telling us that they have defeated Boko Haram technically while Nigerians are still being killed daily by Boko Haram, with over 100 people killed in Dalori, less...
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    Metro Borno Hunters Beg Army: Give Us Access To Fight Boko Haram In Sambisa Forest

    The Emir of hunters in Borno, Mai-Gana Mai-Durma have pleaded with the military to allow them join in the war against insurgents in Sambisa forest. The emir, who made the appeal in Maiduguri while addressing journalists, said the call became imperative because the hunters were familiar with the...
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    Metro [Photo] Boko Haram Militants Being Buried By Troops In Sambisa Forest

    The Nigerian army buried Boko Haram militants near camp Dhaka in Sambisa forest, north-eastern part of Nigeria. The Boko Haram militants were killed after a heavy shootout with Nigerian troops in the deadly Sambisa forest.
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    Metro Our Operations Won’t Affect Civilian Locations in Sambisa – Air Force

    The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Saturday, assured that its ongoing strike mission in Sambisa forest would not affect civilian targets. Air Commodore Isiaka Amao, Air Component Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, gave this assurance in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in...
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    Metro 105 Nigerian Soldiers Missing After Gun Battle With Boko Haram in Borno

    Premium Times reports that at least 105 soldiers of the 157 Battalion, including their commanding officer, are feared missing after they came under intense attack from Boko Haram insurgents at Gudunbali, Borno State, on Wednesday. According to one of our sources, the terrorists also captured a...
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    Metro We’ll Capture Sambisa Forest Before December Deadline – Major Abubakar

    Major-General Yushau Abubakar, Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, says the military will capture Sambisa forest, den of the Boko Haram terrorists, before the December presidential deadline, vanguard reports. Abubakar said this in an interview with newsmen shortly after a routine visit to...
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    Metro Escapees Narrate Ordeal Within Boko Haram Camp

    Boko Haram fighters that are still in Sambisa forest have been weakened and are therefore in distress with only one safe route left for them to escape from the military onslaught in the forest, villagers and other captives who escaped from the insurgents’ main base, also known as Markaz located...