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News from Africa: the good, the bad and the ugly

News from Africa can only be described by using the title of one of Sergio Leone’s best known movies. Some…

Boko Haram Destroyed Maiduguri Homes On Election Day

” In the morning of the Nigerian Election Day, residents of Maiduguri, Borno State, woke up to thunderous sounds of…

Climate Change an ‘Imminent’ Security Threat for Africa

“”Climate change is not about something in the far and distant future. We are discussing imminent threats to national security,”…

Governor of Borno Escapes Death As Boko Haram Hits Convoy

“Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State Wednesday cheated death, missing a hit by Boko Haram, which attacked his convoy¬†” https://allafrica.com/stories/201902140121.html…

Boko Haram responsible for humanitarian crisis in Borno

“Boko Haram militants, have contributed to a decade-long humanitarian crisis in Borno, Adamawa and Yobe (BAY) states, that has spilled…

Boko Haram in Charge, Issues Movement Permit in Baga – Fleeing Residents

“Displaced residents of Baga, a border community in Borno State recently taken over by the Boko Haram insurgents, said the…

Nigeria: Boko Haram Attacks Worsen Since November, 59,000 Displaced, More Towns Captured – IOM

“The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) says an upsurge in violent attacks in crisis-ravaged North-east Nigeria has displaced 59,200 people…

Nigerian Troops Clear Boko Haram From Baga, Kukawa, Others

“The Nigerian Army yesterday said troops of the newly formed Nigerian Army Special Forces Command (NASFC) Operation Lafiya Dole, dislodged…

Nigeria: Islamic State-Linked Militants ‘Seize Nigeria’s Baga Town’

“Militants linked to the Islamic State (IS) group have hoisted their flag in a Nigerian town after seizing control of…

Nigerian Soldiers Battle Boko Haram Insurgents in Baga, Borno

“The Nigerian Army on Wednesday said its troops are fighting Boko Haram insurgents who attacked a military formation at Baga…

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