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Buhari's crackdown in Nigeria fails to stamp out Boko Haram

The Guardian - ‎18 hours ago‎
Time is up for Muhammadu Buhari, Nigeria's president and former army general, who promised before his inauguration on 29 May last year to stamp out Boko Haram within 12 months - and has singularly failed to do so, despite a tough military crackdown in ...
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Boko Haram Terrorists Hooked on the Jihadist Drug of Choice: Viagra

Daily Beast - ‎4 hours ago‎
CALABAR, Nigeria - Every time the Nigerian military raids Boko Haram hideouts in northeast Nigeria, soldiers report intriguing stockpiles quite napart from the predictable guns, bombs and machetes.
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Exclusive Documentaries on Beginning of Boko Haram In Northeast

NTA News - ‎12 hours ago‎
Boko Haram, referred to by themselves as Wilayat Gharb Ifriqiyyah (Islamic State West Africa Province, ISWAP), and Jama'at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da'wah wa'l-Jihad “Group of the People of Sunnah for Preaching and Jihad” is an Islamic terrorist group based ...
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Five killed in a suspected Boko Haram explosion in Nigeria

Africanews (press release) - ‎May 29, 2016‎
Five people have been killed on Sunday after an explosion of a homemade bomb planted by Boko Haram extremists near a military checkpoint in northeast Nigeria, the Nigerian army said.
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Bad leadership, lack of political will responsible for Boko Haram in Nigeria - TY Dajuma

Daily Post Nigeria - ‎May 30, 2016‎
Elder statesman, Lt. Gen. Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma (rtd) has attributed the birth and rise of Boko Haram insurgency to bad governance and leadership in the country.
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Turkey: US Troops Should Wear ISIS and Boko Haram Flags on…

Foreign Policy (blog) - ‎May 27, 2016‎
“They can also wear the Boko Haram insignia when they go to Africa.” Turkey believes the U.S.-backed Kurdish People's Protection Unit, or the YPG, is an armed wing of the Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, which both Ankara and Washington have labeled ...
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No difference between Boko Haram and The Niger Delta Avengers

The News - ‎9 minutes ago‎
All things considered, the Niger Delta Avengers are no different from the Boko Haram criminality in the Northern part of Nigeria, and if I wanted to be too strict, I would say that the Niger Delta Avengers are more deadly, more destructive, more ...

#BringBackOurGirls demands urgent rehabilitation of Boko Haram victims - ‎16 hours ago‎
Recall that last year, the group which had forseen the various problem that might face the IDPs as they return to their homes had urged the federal government to commence the process of rehabilitation, resettlement and re-integration of Boko Haram ...
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Nigeria: Second 'Chibok girl' rescued from Boko Haram - ‎May 19, 2016‎
A second girl who was among more than 200 schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram in a raid on a school in the northeastern Nigerian town of Chibok more than two years ago has been rescued, the Nigerian army said.
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Amid Boko Haram violence, situation worsens for displaced in southeast Niger – UN

UN News Centre - ‎May 24, 2016‎
Amid Boko Haram violence, situation worsens for displaced in southeast Niger - UN. Nigerian refugees arrive in Sayam Forage camp, an hour-drive away from Diffa, the main city in the region.
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First missing Nigerian girl found 2 years after Boko Haram kidnapping - ‎May 18, 2016‎
One of the teenagers kidnapped by Boko Haram extremists over two years ago from a boarding school in northeastern Nigeria has been found with a baby and was reunited Wednesday with her mother, a doctor said Wednesday - the first of the Chibok girls ...

Niger says kills 12 Boko Haram fighters in gun battle

Thomson Reuters Foundation - ‎May 28, 2016‎
NIAMEY, May 28 (Reuters) - Security forces in Niger killed around 12 fighters of the Islamist militant group Boko Haram who launched an attack in the southeastern region of Bosso close to the border with Nigeria, according to an army statement on Saturday.
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What Happens When Water for 30 Million People Disappears? - ‎May 24, 2016‎
Nine million people live in the region, which also happens to be where Boko Haram has been on the rampage, slaughtering people and burning people out of their homes.
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Nigeria: Emirs Reclaim Borno Palaces Two Years After Fleeing Boko Haram

Newsweek - ‎May 25, 2016‎
Two traditional rulers from the northeastern Nigerian state of Borno who had to flee the advances of the radical Islamist group Boko Haram have returned to reclaim their palaces after two years in exile. Celebratory crowds met Emir Abdullahi Mai ...

Nigeria: Woman abducted by Boko Haram and told to bomb Kano market escapes

International Business Times UK - ‎May 23, 2016‎
A Nigerian woman, who was abducted by Boko Haram, has luckily escaped her captors. She told police she was drugged by the abductors, who planned to use her as a suicide bomber to attack a marketplace in the city of Kano.

Nigeria: Boko Haram - Youth Group Commend Military War Against Terror - ‎May 28, 2016‎
Nigerian youths have commended the armed forces for effectively containing the Boko Haram terrorist violence in the North East, saying that the imminent defeat of the terrorists could only be possible through commitment and selfless service.

12 Boko Haram fighters killed in gun battle with military

Citizen TV (press release) - ‎May 29, 2016‎
Bosso is part of the Diffa region, which houses many refugees and internally displaced people who have sought to evade Boko Haram violence elsewhere. The region has been targeted numerous times in attacks blamed on the militants. Boko Haram is ...

Agricultural Aid Keeps Cameroonians Away From Boko Haram

Voice of America - ‎May 21, 2016‎
Cameroonian Yeguie Issa says he has not seen his only brother since they were contacted a year ago by visitors to their village and were offered $500 per month to join Boko Haram. Issa, 29, did not accept the offer and now takes care of his poultry ...
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Mother-of-three abducted by Boko Haram, sent to bomb Kano market, escapes

Premium Times - ‎May 22, 2016‎
A woman has narrated how she was kidnapped by suspected Boko Haram militants, stripped and strapped with explosives, and asked to bomb a popular textile market in Kano.

Nigeria's Boko Haram Reinforcing Islamic State Jihad In Libya – OpEd

Eurasia Review - ‎May 29, 2016‎
Intelligence analysts Friday informed Conservative Base that evidence exists that reveals Nigeria's Boko Haram Islamists' plan to deploy hundreds of fighters to reinforce the ranks of ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria) in locations in Libya such as ...