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27 BOKO HARAM HOSTAGES RELEASED IN CAMEROON

ANADOLU AGENCY 11 October, 2014 By Anne Mireille Nzouankeu YAOUNDE The Cameroonian Presidency said Saturday that 27 hostages held by suspected Boko Haram militants have been released. The presidency said in a statement that the freed hostages include ten Chinese … Continue reading

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LAKE CHAD FRONTIER OFFENSIVE : NIGERIAN AIR FORCE JETS HIT BOKO HARAM BASE AT WULGO, 45 INSURGENTS KILLED

A Nigerian Army Special Forces commando leads troops out on patrol in the far northeastern frontier district of Baga near the Lake Chad, sometime in April 2013 (AFP PHOTO) ANADOLU AGENCY 9 October, 2014 By Rafiu Ajakaye LAGOS Dozens of … Continue reading

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OVER 400 BOKO HARAM INSURGENTS KILLED AS NIGERIAN TROOPS LAUNCH MULTI-PRONGED ATTACKS TO RETAKE MICHIKA, BAZZA AND MADAGALI

VANGUARD October 07, 2014 by Kingsley Omonobi & Umar Yusuf Heavy fighting between Nigerian troops and Boko Haram terrorists ensued yesterday in Adamawa State as soldiers backed from the air by Nigerian Airforce attack helicopters launched an attack to retake … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN FORCES SAID TO HAVE RETAKEN BAZZA, MICHIKA FROM BOKO HARAM FIGHTERS

DAILY TRUST 6 October, 2014 by Kabiru R. Anwar, Nigerian security forces are reported to have entered Bazza and Michika towns in Adamawa State to retrieve them from Boko Haram stranglehold, Daily Trust learnt in Yola yesterday. A top security … Continue reading

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ANTI-TERRORISM TRAINING: 1,200 NIGERIAN TROOPS AND SECURITY OPERATIVES LEAVE FOR SPECIAL WARFARE TRAINING IN RUSSIA

VANGUARD 27 September, 2014 About 1,200 Nigerian security personnel including members of the Armed Forces,the police and members of the Department of State Services, DSS, have so far left Abuja for anti- insurgent training in Russia. Their departure for training … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN SENATE APPROVE PRESIDENT JONATHAN’S US$1 BILLION LOAN REQUEST TO FUND MILITARY PROCUREMENT, TRAINING AND LOGISTICS

President Gooduck Jonathan CHANNELS TELEVISION 25 September, 2014 The Senate has approved $1 billion dollar loan requested by President Goodluck Jonathan to tackle insecurity and terrorism in the country. The approval, however, did not come easily as some lawmakers argued … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN TROOPS KILL BOKO HARAM LEADER IN GUN BATTLE; 268 INSURGENTS SURRENDER TO NIGERIAN FORCES IN BORNO AND ADAMAWA

Lt General Kenneth (“the Jumping General”) Minimah, Nigeria’s Chief of Army Staff. LAGOS, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) Troops in Nigeria have killed a man claiming to be leader of the Nigerian Boko Haram insurgents, Abubakar Shekau, the country’s defense authority said … Continue reading

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