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Federal Government Demands Apology From Obasanjo Over Boko Haram Comment

The Federal Government of Nigeria has demanded that the former President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo issue a public apology over his comments imputing ethno-religious motive to Boko Haram and ISWAP. Also, the Government asked him to withdraw the statement it described as deeply offensive and patently divisive. It said such indiscreet comments are far below…

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Politicians Aiding Boko Haram, Other Security Threats – Buratai

The Nigerian Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, has stated that the threat by the Boko Haram sect is real and is being aided by Politicians, amidst other insecurities. Speaking on Wednesday when the chairman house of representatives committee on the army visited him in Maiduguri, Borno state, Buratai blamed some politicians for fuelling insecurity,…

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Boko Haram Fighters Earn N1m Daily While Nigerian Soldiers Get N1000

A member of the Presidential Committee on North East Initiative (PCNI), Dr. Sidi Ali Mohammed, yesterday disclosed that Boko Haram fighters receive $3000 (an equivalent of N1,080,000 daily) as allowance, while Nigerian soldiers get a paltry N1000. According to a report by Guardian, he spoke during the presentation of International Monetary Fund (IMF) Sub-Sahara Africa’s…

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Boko Haram May Spread To Bauchi, Gombe, Adamawa and Taraba – Bishop Onuaha

Bishop Sunday Onuoha, The Co-Chairman, Interfaith Dialogue Forum for Peace, has warned that the Boko Haram insurgency group in the North-East may spread to Bauchi, Gombe, Adamawa and Taraba states.  He said this  could lead to the displacement of thousands of people in the states. Onuoha said  at the 2nd IDFP General Assembly in Abuja…

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Boko Haram Attacks Rann, Many Feared Dead

Reports coming in from Sahara Reports, says that Boko Haram Insurgents attacked Rann in Kala Balge Local Government Area f Borno State, shooting sporadically and torching buildings, including a UNICEF clinic. For more on News, follow us on Instagram @OnoBello | Twitter: OnoBello | Facebook: OnoBello Magazine —————————————————————————————————————— Leave your views in comments box below!…

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Reno Omokri, Blasts Buhari: “You can Fake a Visit, You can’t Fake Compassion.” He Says

In the wake of President Muhammadu Buhari‘s visit to Borno on Wednesday, to visit the wounded soldiers, former aide to the former President of Nigeria, Reno Omokri has played down the compassion of President Buhari, towards the soldiers. . . In a comparism tweet of Buhari and Reno’s former boss, Goodluck Jonathan, he pointed out…

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Newspaper Headlines Of The Day!

ACF asks Buhari to probe killing of ‘nearly 100 soldiers’ by B’Haram (The Punch Front-page) Nigeria’s economy is bleak, says World Bank (The Guardian Front-page) Nigeria, Saudi Arabia advance talks on stabilisation of global crude prices (Business Day Front-page) Buhari: We’ll end B’Haram madness (Daily Sun Front-page) . Buhari orders troops to wipe out Boko…

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Buhari Expresses Deep Shock Over the Killing of Soldiers in Borno by Boko Haram 

President Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to the killing of soldiers in Metele village, Borno State, by Boko Haram insurgents. Although the army is yet to reveal the casually figure, it is estimated that no less than 100 soldiers were killed in the attacks. Garba Shehu, senior special assistant to the president on media and publicity,…

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