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Army kills two female bombers in failed attempt to infiltrate troops base

Army kills two female bombers in failed attempt to infiltrate troops base

The Nigerian Army says it killed two female suicide bombers, who attempted to infiltrate troops in Kawuri, in Konduga Local Government Area in Borno on Friday. Col. Onyema Nwachukwu, Deputy Director Public Relations, Theatre Command Operation Lafiya Dole, disclosed this in a statement released on Saturday. READ ALSO: Police tighten security at APC congress venue in […] …

Leah Sharibu must not die, CAN warns FG

Leah Sharibu must not die, CAN warns FG

Friday Olokor and Gbenro Adeoye The Christian Association of Nigeria has warned that there may be religious war in Nigeria should Leah Sharibu, the Dapchi Christian girl still being held by Boko Haram, die in captivity. The Special Assistant (Media and Communications) to CAN President, Adebayo Oladeji, on Friday in an exclusive interview with Saturday […] …

Army kills two Boko Haram insurgents, arrests 11 others

Army kills two Boko Haram insurgents, arrests 11 others

The Nigerian Army said it neutralised two Boko Haram insurgents and captured 11 others when it overran the terrorists’ hideout at Bukar Maryam and Abaganaram area in Borno State on Thursday. Deputy Director Public Relations Theatre Command Operation Lafiya Dole,  Col. Onyema Nwachukwu, disclosed this in a statement released in Maiduguri. Nwachukwu said the operation […] …

FG promises to secure Leah Sharibu’s release, says negotiation with insurgents difficult, complicated

The Federal Government yesterday said contrary to insinuation in some quarters, it has not abandoned negotiations for the rescue of the lone Christian Dapchi School girl, Leah Sharibu abducted by the Boko Haram terrorists, admitting however that efforts with the insurgents have been tortuous and complicated. …

Leah Sharibu : We are still negotiating with insurgents – FG

Leah Sharibu : We are still negotiating with insurgents – FG

  Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Wednesday, said the Federal Government was yet to resolve the issue of six out of the 111 girls abducted from Government Girls’ Science and Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State on February 19. He said while the insurgents responsible for the abduction had returned 105 […] …

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