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Boko Haram Abductee, Leah Sharibu Speaks From Captivity

Leah Sharibu, one of the 119 school girls abducted from Government Girls Secondary School, Dapchi, and the only christian, in an audiotape released earlier today, pled with the Buhari led government to secure her release. As a “proof of life” amidst speculations on her fate, pictures were released by an unknown source as well as an audiotape in…

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UN Chief Demands Perpetrators Of Borno Killings Be Brought To Justice

  UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres has called for those responsible for the killings done on the 19th of August, at Malari village, Borno, to be brought to “swift justice”. Guterres, in a statement by his Spokesman, Mr Stephane Dujarric, condemned the killing of dozens of people in violence in Borno by suspected Boko Haram terrorists.…

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Provide Proof That Federal Government Paid Ransom For The Girls – Lai Mohammed Challenges United Nations

The United Nations revealed on the 16th of August, 2018, in its analytical report that the Federal Government paid ransom for the release of Dapchi School Girls kidnapped by Boko Haram insurgents on February 18, 2018, but Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed denies this claim. The report which was submitted to the…

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Nigeria Disses Amnesty International, Says Report On Alleged Rights Violations By Military Lacks Credibility

Nigeria’s presidency in a statement has said that the report of Amnesty International which alleged human rights violations by the military in its offensive against Boko Haram terrorists lacks credibility and not backed by verifiable evidence. Garba Shehu, President Buhari’s spokesman dissed the AI report in late Wednesday statement. The statement reds: “The recent report…

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Army Nabs Boko Haram’s Bomb Specialist

Mr. Adamu Hassan, a Boko Haram insurgent specialised in making Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) has been nabbed by the Nigerian army. Col. Onyema Nwachukwu, the Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, Operation Lafiya Dole, said the military apprehended the suspect in Kaltungo town of Gombe state. The suspect was arrested during a joint operation with Department…

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