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Repentant Boko Haram members are not absorbed into army – Presidency

The Presidency has countered claims of repentant Boko Haram members being absorbed into the Nigerian Army. In a statement released by President Buhari’s spokesperson Garba Shehu today August 5, it was emphatically stated that the de-radicalization, rehabilitation and reintegration of violent extremists of the Buhari administration code named “Operation Safe Corridor,” follows an established example […]

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‘They’ll never repent’ — Senator Ali Ndume asks FG to stop rehabilitating ex-Boko Haram fighters

Senator Ali Ndume, the chairman of the Senate Committee on the Army, has kicked against the reintegration of ex-Boko Haram fighters into the society. The Nigerian Military last week, released 601 repentant Boko Haram terrorists into the community after they completed the Deradicalization, Rehabilitation , and Reintegration program organized by the Operation Safe Corridor of […]

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Photos from the graduation ceremony of 601 deradicalised Boko Haram combatants

The graduation ceremony for Batch 4/2019 deradicalized former Boko Haram combatants took place at the Operation Safe Corridor Mallam Sidi in Gombe state today Saturday, July 25. The former insurgents, all 601 in number, completed a de-radicalization, rehabilitation, and reintegration program organized by Operation Safe Corridor and denounced their membership of the insurgent group at […]

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Police ‘rescue soldiers’ kidnapped by Boko Haram

Two soldiers kidnapped by Boko Haram insurgents along Auno road in Borno state have been rescued by men of the Nigerian police force.. PR Nigeria which cited a security situation report, said some soldiers who were on patrol suffered an attack by Boko Haram terrorists on Monday July 13. The insurgents who allegedly killed two […]

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My uncle who is a Boko Haram member raped me and I can’t forgive the sect – Teenager recounts

A teenager who was raped by her uncle who is a member of Boko Haram terrorist group, has narrated how the incident turned her life her life around, negatively. The lady said the incident occurred after Boko Haram members attacked her village, killed all the men and took the women into exile. She further revealed […]

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Huge defeat for Boko Haram As Nigerian soldiers kill 105 Boko Haram members

The Nigerian Army has announced that troops of Operation Lafiya Dole killed 105 Boko Haram members in a recent offensive that was carried out against the insurgents. In a statement released by the Nigerian Army spokesman Col. Sagir Musa on Sunday April 19, it was gathered that the terrorists were killed in northeastern Yobe state […]

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Boko Haram: Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai relocates fully to North East

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Tukur Buratai has relocated fully to the North East region to oversee and direct the overall operations in the theatre and other Nigerian Army operations across the country. In a statement released by the Acting Director of the Nigerian Army Public Relations, Colonel Sagir Musa on Saturday April 11, […]

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Boko Haram leader, Ibrahim Shekau begs his fighters not to run after many of them were killed in attack led by Chad’s President (listen to audio)

Boko Haram leader, Ibrahim Shekau was heard in a viral audio tape begging his fighters not to run after many of them were killed in an attack led by Chad’s President, Iddris Deby. Recall  that President Deby led the offensive against Boko Haram, in retaliation over an ambush in which over 90 Chadian soldiers were […]

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Boko Haram kills 47 soldiers in Borno

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) on Tuesday March 24, confirmed that Boko Haram insurgents killed at least 47 soldiers in a recent attack. Director of Defence Information, Major General John Enenche disclosed this in a session with journalists in Abuja. He revealed that troops of Operation Lafiya Dole were on clearance and fighting patrol operation to […]

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Boko Haram members attack Damboa community, reportedly kill four poliemen

Boko Haram members and men of the Nigerian Army engaged in a fierce gunbattle in Damboa, headquarters of a local government area in Borno state today. According to reports, the sect members stormed the village around 6:30 am Wednesday morning, March 4th, shooting sporadically into the air. “They came in plenty of hilux trucks. We […]

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Boko Haram attacking Christians to stir religious war- Lai Mohammed

The Minister of information, Lai Mohammed, has said that the attack on Christians and their worship centres by members of the Boko Haram is a deliberate attempt to stir a religious war between the two major religious groups in Nigeria. Lai Mohammed made this statement while addressing a news conference on the state of insecurity […]

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‘Repentant’ Boko Haram members arrive Maiduguri in military aircraft from Niger Republic

Some “repentant” Boko Haram members who surrendered to Nigerien troops, have returned to Maiduguri with their wives and children. Major General Bamidele Shafa who is the coordinator of the Federal Government Safe Corridor programme, arrived Maiduguri airport in a military aircraft with the repentant terrorists and some soldiers. Shafa disclosed that the Nigerien government contacted […]