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At Least 30 People Were Killed Everyday In 9 Months

Between January to September, at least 30 people were killed in Nigeria, an analysis by Twentyten Daily has shown. The data was gathered from reports of media killings put together by SBM Intelligence within nine months– three quarters of the year. The data gathered from the deaths of civilians, insurgent… You must be registered to […]Read More

High Profile Boko Haram Member Yawi Modu Arrested In Borno

The Nigerian army on Thursday announced that its troops had arrested a high-profile member of the Boko Haram extremist group in northern Borno State. Army spokesman Onyema Nwachukwu said Yawi Modu was arrested along the Damboa-Wajiroko road, a notorious route where both the extremists and Nigerian troops have recorded casualties over the years. Nwachukwu added […]Read More

At Least 16 Soldiers Die In Latest Boko Haram Attack

Nearly 23 years of terrorizing Nigeria and its neighbouring countries, the Boko Haram group have struck again in Niger. According to Niger’s defence ministry, hundreds of Boko Haram fighters attacked a military post in southern Niger, killing 16 soldiers and wounding 9 more. About 50 Boko Haram attackers were killed in the resulting combat in […]Read More

Infographics: Fire Outbreaks In Nigeria’s Northern IDP Camps

Incidences of fire outbreaks have become a recurring phenomenon in Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) facilities in Borno state, Nigeria. In 2019 alone, three fire outbreaks were recorded between February 7th to April 28th. In 2021, three more outbreaks were recorded, each one causing a death toll of more than 2… You must be registered to […]Read More

Nigeria Receives First Batch Of Super Tucano Jets

The Nigerian government have received the first batch of A-29 Super Tucano jet it ordered to support the fight against insecurity in the country. Nigerian Air Force ( NAF) spokesperson, Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet, said NAF had received six A-29 Super Tucano fighter jets that arrived in Kano from the manufacturing factory in the United […]Read More

Boko Haram Leader Feared Dead In Clash With ISWAP Fighters

The dreaded leader of the Boko Haram terrorist group, Abubakar Shekau, has been seriously wounded or maybe feared dead after opting to commit suicide to avoid being captured during clashes with rival ISWAP jihadists in northern Nigeria. Shekau’s Boko Haram faction has battled with the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) fighters in what can […]Read More

3,000 People Displaced As Boko Haram Hoist Flag In Niger

The terrorist group Boko Haram, have reportedly hoisted a flag in the middle belt region of Nigeria, going further to seize the wives of fleeing residents, according to new reports. Towns in Niger State have been raided by men identified as part of the Islamist group and about 3,000 people have been displaced from their […]Read More

1,525 Nigerians Were Killed In six Weeks

In the first six weeks of 2021, no fewer than 1, 525 persons have died across the country due to recurrent insurgent crisis. Data obtained from the Nigeria Security Tracker showed that these deaths covered cases from the Boko Haram insurgency, banditry, herdsmen crisis, kidnapping, communal and cult clashes,  armed robbery, and brutality of security […]Read More

A Look At High Profile School Abduction Cases In Nigeria

In April 2014, the Nigerian government condemned the kidnapping of 276 girls from their school dormitory in Chibok, Borno State. Six years after, the Nigerian government again has condemned the abduction of 317 schoolgirls from a Government Girls Science Secondary School in Jangebe, Zamfara State. Nigeria has over the years experienced a steady rise in […]Read More