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NIGERIA: POLICE DEFUSE BOMB AT MOUNTED TROOPS’ BARRACKS

Men of the Police Anti Bomb Squad standby as a mine-protected Otokar Cobra APC drives past DAILY TRUST Kaduna Friday, 17 February 2012 The police yesterday evening defused some improvised explosives that were parked inside polythene bag and dumped at … Continue reading

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BOKO HARAM KILL 3 POLICEMEN IN NIGER STATE

Mr MD Abubakar, Inspector General of Police THE NATION By Jide Orintunsin, Minna 17 February, 2012 Unknown gunmen beleived to be members of the dreaded Boko Haram sect yesterday night struck in Minna, Niger state capital, killing two policemen attached … Continue reading

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BOKO HARAM: KUDOS TO OUR SECURITY FORCES (VANGUARD EDITORIAL)

JSTF counterinsurgency troops in Maiduguri – AGAINST BOKO HARAM VANGUARD NEWSPAPERS February 16, 2012 Editorial IT is with total delight and appreciation that we note the increasing capacity of our law enforcement agencies to come to terms with the unusual … Continue reading

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POLICE IN NORTHERN NIGERIA DEFUSE BOKO HARAM CAR BOMB

Men of the Nigeria Police Anti Bomb Squad stand near a mine-protected Otokar Cobra APC AGENZIA GIORNALISTICA ITALIA 15 FEB 2012 Abuja Nigerian police report finding and defusing a car bomb in the city of Maiduguri. The incident in the … Continue reading

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BOKO HARAM: SSS DECLARE EX-SOLDIER WANTED

An operative of the SSS storms an IED production facility near Suleja, Niger State VANGUARD February 15, 2012 ABUJA Following intensive interrogation of the captured spokesperson of the Boko Haram sect, Abul Qaqa, the State Security Services, SSS, has declared … Continue reading

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KABIRU SOKOTO NAMES BOKO HARAM LEADERS

Imam Abubakar Shekau, Boko Haram leader THE NATION Abuja 14/02/2012 MORE facts have emerged on the workings of Boko Haram, the dangerous sect that has bombed, robbed and killed in many cities of the North. The sect’s leader, Imam Abubakar, … Continue reading

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BORDER CLOSURE DIRECTIVE IN FORCE ALONG YOBE BORDERS – IMMIGRATION

Mrs Rose Uzoma, Comptroller General, Nigeria Immigration Service PEOPLES DAILY Damaturu 14 February, 2012 President Goodluck Jonathan’s directive to close Nigerian borders with other countries within Yobe state was effected immediately it was given and is vigorously being enforced in … Continue reading

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BOMB BLAST IN KADUNA..COP KILLED

Mr MD Abubakar, Inspector General of Police Lagos 14 February, 2012 Police are reporting an explosion in a central Nigeria city that has seen attacks claimed by a radical Islamist sect. The Kaduna State Police spokesperson told The Associated Press … Continue reading

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NIGERIA: NSCDC TO PARTNER SOUTH AFRICAN GUN ACADEMY

Dr Ade Abolurin, Commandant General, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps DAILY TRUST 11 FEBRUARY 2012 The management of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) is set to partner with South African Handgun and Rifle Academy to increase its … Continue reading

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NIGERIA’S MILITARY KILL 12 SUSPECTED BOKO HARAM FIGHTERS IN GUNBATTLE…2 SOLDIERS WOUNDED

JSTF troops man a machine gun nest in Maiduguri, NE Nigeria BLOOMBERG February 13, 2012 Nigeria’s army killed 12 suspected Islamist militants in a gun battle late yesterday, the military said, as Taliban-inspired Boko Haram threatened to attack phone service … Continue reading

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