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ISWAP Kills 3 Civilian Joint Taskforce, Abducts Humanitarian Workers In Borno

BY HASSAN JIRGI, MAIDUGURI The suspected members to be Islamic State West African Province (ISWAP) have killed three members of the Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF) and abducted some of the humanitarian workers in Monguno, Borno state. A credible source

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ISWAP Claims Responsibility For Another Kogi Attack

Our Correspondent Islamic State in West Africa Province, ISWAP, yesterday, claimed responsibility for an explosion which led to the death of two persons with others sustaining injuries during an annual festival in Idoji area of Okene, Kogi State. Though the terrorists claimed

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Troops Kill 2 Boko Haram Leaders In Borno

By HASSAN JIRGI, Maiduguri The multinational joint task force (MNJTF) has confirmed that the troops have killed two prominent leaders of the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), identified as Bako Gorgore and Aba Ibrahim, in Abadam Local Government Area,

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ISWAP Terrorists Burn Hospital, Gov’t College In Borno

By HASSAN JIRGI, Maiduguri Suspected members of the Islamic State of West African Province, ISWAP, have on Wednesday morning attacked Damboa Town of Borno, in North East of Nigeria. A security source who confirmed the attack to AljazirahNigeria, said the

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I25 Boko Haram/ISWAP Terrorists Neutralised, As 174 Others Surrender

By Mariam Sanni,  Abuja The Nigerian Defence Headquarters DHQ has revealed that no fewew than 125 terrorists and other criminal elements were neutralized in the last two weeks as troops of the Armed Forces of Nigeria and other security agencies

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Suspected Terrorists Kill 10 Villagers, Injure Many In Borno

BY HASSAN JIRGI, MAIDUGURI Suspected Members of the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) have attacked Sabon Gari village of Borno State on sunday afternoon, killing over eight person, AljazirahNigeria has gathered. According to some members of the community who

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Troops Say 41 Terrorists Have Surrendered In Borno

By Hassan Jirgi, Maiduguri The Nigeria troops of 144 Battalion, have confirmed that over 41 members of terrorists were surrendering following troops onslaught in Borno stste. Army, while on clearance operations received surrendering members of terrorists comprising 22 females,11 males

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Suspected Members of ISWAP Terrorists Overrun Military Base In Borno

Hassan Jirgi, Maiduguri Suspected Members of the Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP), on Sunday night, overran a military base located at Gamboru-Ngala in Borno State. According to the source the terrorists attacked the military base in Gamboru Central

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NAF Kills 34 ISWAP Terrorists In Borno, As IEDs Injure 9 Soldiers

By Hassan Jirgi, Maiduguri The Nigeria Air Force (NAF) troops, in conjunction with troops of the Multi-National Joint Task Force (MNJTF)  have confirmed the killing of score of 34 Islamic State of West Africa Province, ISWAP, terrorists in a coordinated

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Decisive Offensives Against Insurgents, Bandits Yielding Results, CSO Says

A rights group, Northern Youth Network (NYN) has said the decisive offensives carried out by the Nigeria Airforce with support of ground troops on terrorists and bandits in the northern part of the country has brought a lot of relieve

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