Tag Archives: STATE OF EMERGENCY IN NORTHERN NIGERIA

SECURITY INCIDENTS: 3 KILLED IN RIDE-BY SHOOTING AT BIU, BOMB BLAST AT MUBI

Counterinsurgency troops of the JSTF at a machine gun nest Boko Haram: No casualities in Mubi bomb blast – Police NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA January 8, 2012 Mubi (Adamawa) The Police Command in Adamawa has confirmed that there were no … Continue reading

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CHRISTIANS FLEE ATTACKS IN NORTHEAST NIGERIA

Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Oluseyi Petinrin By Ibrahim Mshelizza MAIDUGURI, Nigeria Sat Jan 7, 2012 (Reuters) Hundreds of Christians have begun to flee northern Nigeria after dozens were killed in a series of attacks by Islamist militants … Continue reading

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NE NIGERIA ATTACKS: 8 PERSONS KILLED AT THE APOSTOLIC CHURCH IN YOLA, 24-HR CURFEW DECLARED IN MUBI AND YOLA

AL JAZEERA 07 Jan 2012 13:06 EXCERPTS: At least eight people were killed when gunmen opened fire on worshippers in a church in Yola, the capital of the province(state),on Friday, a hospital source said. “Bodies were brought in from the … Continue reading

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MASSACRE AT MUBI: 20 IBO MOURNERS KILLED AT EVENT PLANNING MEETING IN NE NIGERIA

Boko Haram insurgents pose in front of satellite imagery of Bauchi, NE Nigeria Police: 20 killed in northeast Nigeria shooting By JON GAMBRELL and NJADVARA MUSA MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) 6 January, 2012 Suspected gunmen from a radical Muslim sect attacked … Continue reading

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SUSPECTED BOKO HARAM INSURGENTS KILLED IN GUNFIGHT WITH JSTF

THE NATION 6 January, 2012 The Joint Task Force (JTF) on security in Borno State has killed two suspected members of the Boko Haram sect in their hideout in Maiduguri, the state capital. The sect members were traced to their … Continue reading

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ATTACK ON DEEPER LIFE BIBLE CHURCH: BOKO HARAM KILL SIX IN GOMBE

2012-01-05 GOMBE, Nigeria, Jan. 5 (Xinhua) At least six people have been killed in a church by unknown assailants in northeast Nigeria’s Gombe State, Xinhua’s reporter in the state said on phone. The gunmen, believed to be members of the … Continue reading

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