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Today's Headlines: Tension As Boko Haram Kills 20 Soldiers; Bandits Take Over Farms In Katsina

Tension As Boko Haram Kills 20 Soldiers In Borno About 20 soldiers have been killed and several others missing after an ambush by militants from the Islamic State-backed faction of Boko Haram, the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), formerly known as Jamā'at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da'wah wa'l-Jihād in the Marte area of Borno State.

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Today's Headlines: Tension As Boko Haram Kills 20 Soldiers; Bandits Take Over Farms In Katsina

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Today's Headlines: Tension As Boko Haram Kills 25 Soldiers in Borno, 11 Bandits Killed in Kogi State

The Nigerian Army has refused to make a public statement five days after militants from the Islamic State-backed faction of Boko Haram, the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), formerly known as Jamā'at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da'wah wa'l-Jihād killed at least 25 soldiers in Borno State.

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Today's Headlines: Tension As Boko Haram Kills 25 Soldiers in Borno, 11 Bandits Killed in Kogi State

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Today's Headlines: ISWAP Leader Killed By Soldiers, Notorious Robbers Arrested

Leader of the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), Abu Musab Al-Barnawi has been killed in Borno State, Daily Trust learnt from many sources. Source: Daily Trust Al-Barnawi was the son of Boko Haram founder, Mohammed Yusuf who was also killed by security forces in 2009 when he launched a war against the Nigerian state.

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Today's Headlines: ISWAP Leader Killed By Soldiers, Notorious Robbers Arrested

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Video: Intense shootout as Nigerian Army troops fire 120mm mortar rounds on ISWAP fighters positions

In the past week, the Nigerian military have taken proactive measures against Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) fighters who have killed innocent civilians and rendered many homeless. The fate of this deadly terrorist organization known as Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) is unknown as the Nigerian Army fires artillery shells and mortar rounds at them.

  2 months ago ago
Video: Intense shootout as Nigerian Army troops fire 120mm mortar rounds on ISWAP fighters positions

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[Opinion] What The Military Could Do To Reduce Boko-Haram/ISWAP Attacks on Troops In The Northeast

Since the beginning of terrorism attacks in the Northeast region of Nigeria, there have been concerted efforts by the government and Nigeria Military to end the activities of the insurgents in the region. It should be recalled that for over a decade, the Boko-Haram, and Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) fighters, have continued to launch deadly attacks in the Northeast, including against the Nigerian troops combating insurgency in the region.

  2 months ago ago
[Opinion] What The Military Could Do To Reduce Boko-Haram/ISWAP Attacks on Troops In The Northeast

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[Opinion] The Never-ending War Against Boko-Haram/ISWAP, And The Need For a New Approach

Boko-Haram attacks and killings in Nigeria, which started about a decade ago, with pockets of attacks, have gone on to become the country’s worst security threat. In recent times, a new faction of the group, known as Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), has joined the fight against the Nigerian state, with the sole aim of establishing an Islamic Caliphate in the Northeast region.

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[Opinion] The Never-ending War Against Boko-Haram/ISWAP, And The Need For a New Approach

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20 Soldiers Killed In Latest Boko Haram Attack In Borno State

About 20 soldiers have reportedly died and several others missing after an ambush by Boko Haram insurgents in the Marte area of Borno State. A military source told SaharaReporters that the Islamic State-backed faction of Boko Haram, the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), formerly known as Jamā’at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da’wah wa’l-Jihād, is responsible for the Friday attack.

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20 Soldiers Killed In Latest Boko Haram Attack In Borno State

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OPINION: ISWAP Needs To Know That There Will Be A Day Of Reckoning After The Murder Of 25 Soldiers

Five days after militants from the Islamic State-backed faction of Boko Haram, the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), formerly known as Jam'at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da'wah wa'l-Jihad, killed at least 25 soldiers in Borno State, the Nigerian Army has refused to issue a public statement.

  2 months ago ago
OPINION: ISWAP Needs To Know That There Will Be A Day Of Reckoning After The Murder Of 25 Soldiers

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Today's Headlines: Many Nigerian Soldiers Killed In Fresh Boko Haram Ambush; APC Group Lauds Buhari

Many Nigerian Soldiers Killed In Fresh Boko Haram Ambush In Borno A yet-to-be confirmed number of soldiers have been killed and several others missing after an ambush by militants from the Islamic State-backed faction of Boko Haram, the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), formerly known as Jamā'at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da'wah wa'l-Jihād in Borno State.

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Many Nigerian Soldiers Killed In Fresh Boko Haram Ambush; APC Group Lauds Buhari

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Many soldiers feared dead, weapons stolen as Bokoharam ambushes soldiers in Borno

Several soldiers have been reported dead with military vehicles, several weapons and ammunition stolen as the dreaded terrorist group, Boko Haram, launched a fresh attack on soldiers in Borno State on Thursday. According to the information made available by Sahara reporters, the soldiers were on patrol with a mission to clear some Bokoharam elements following the intelligence that was gathered when they were ambushed by the terrorists at Monguno area of Borno State, a community which is about 100 km to Maiduguri, the state capital.

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Many soldiers feared dead, weapons stolen as Bokoharam ambushes soldiers in Borno

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2 Things Government Could Do To End Terrorism After Over 8000 Insurgents Allegedly Surrendered

It is no longer a secret that the Nigerian government has waged war against terrorism in the Northeast region for over a decade now. The terrorists, who operate under the platforms of Boko-Haram, and Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), have killed numerous people in the region, destroyed properties worth millions of Naira, and also displaced several thousands of people from their homes.

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2 Things Government Could Do To End Terrorism After Over 8000 Insurgents Allegedly Surrendered

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2 Boko-Haram/ISWAP Leaders who have either Been recently Killed or Arrested by Nigerian Troops

The Nigerian troops have proven they are doing all they can to fight insurgence in the country, we shall be looking at 2 notorious leaders of Boko Haram/ ISWAP, Who have now been either killed or arrested. 1. Abu Musa Al Barnawi He was the leader of Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP).

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2 Boko-Haram/ISWAP Leaders who have either Been recently Killed or Arrested by Nigerian Troops

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Reason northerners should be Vigilant as B/Haram display Innoson Vehicles captured from Nigeria Army

In a recent news by Sahara reporters, Boko Haram and the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), have displayed a military vehicle manufactured by Innoson Motor captured from Nigerian soldiers. Sahara reporters reported how the vehicles were captured after the bandits dislodged a military base in Rann, in the Kala-Balge LGA of Borno State.

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Reason northerners should be Vigilant as B/Haram display Innoson Vehicles captured from Nigeria Army

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Today's Headlines: Another Protest Begin In Bayelsa, Tension As B/Haram Reportedly Kill 20 Soldiers

Angry youths from the Epie and Atissa Kingdoms in the Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa State are currently protesting in Yenagoa, the state capital, over the death of their colleagues from the Biogbolo-Epie community. Source: Punch Newspaper The male victim, Goodluck Oviekeme Izigwe, was said to have died in police custody.

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Today's Headlines: Another Protest Begin In Bayelsa, Tension As B/Haram Reportedly Kill 20 Soldiers

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Boko Haram Insurgents Attack Military Convoy And Kill 12 Officers

The convoy of the Nigerian Army Officers has been attacked by Boko Haram insurgents in Borno State. The incident is said to have happened today in Monguno. Many of the Soldiers are reportedly missing after the militants from the Islamic State backed faction of Boko Haram, the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), formerly known as Jamā'at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da'wah wa'l-Jihād in ambushed them

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Boko Haram Insurgents Attack Military Convoy And Kill 12 Officers

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ISWAP Kills 25 Nigerian Soldiers In Borno State

Approximately 25 Nigerian soldiers have reportedly met with their death in Borno after an attack by some members of the fearful Islamic State-backed group of Boko Haram. The Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), previously recognized as Jamā’at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da’wah wa’l-Jihād attacked the soldiers during a discharge operation in Borno state.

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ISWAP Kills 25 Nigerian Soldiers In Borno State

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Reports indicate that the leader of ISWAP is dead

Abu Musab Al-Barnawi, the head of the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), has been murdered in Borno State, according to multiple sources (as reported by dailytrust.com) (Image: Al-Barnawi, leader of ISWAP) He was allegedly assassinated during the last week of August this year.

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Reports indicate that the leader of ISWAP is dead

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ISWAP Have Killed 25 Nigerian Soldiers In Borno State- Report

According to report, about 25 soldiers have reportedly lost their lives after some members of the dreaded Islamic State-backed faction of Boko Haram, the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), formerly known as Jamā’at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da’wah wa’l-Jihād ambushed them during a clearance operation in Borno state.

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ISWAP Have Killed 25 Nigerian Soldiers In Borno State- Report

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Military Confirms Death Of ISWAP Leader, al-Barnawi

The Nigerian military chief of Defence Staff, General Lucky Irabor, had reportedly, confirmed the death of Abu Musab al-Barnawi, the leader of the Islamic State West Africa Province jihadist group, as well as the son of the founder of the Boko Haram militant group, Mohammed Yusuf, who was allegedly killed in police custody in 2009, in Maiduguri.

  1 month ago ago
Military Confirms Death Of ISWAP Leader, al-Barnawi

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Nigerian Army Secretly Contacts Families As Boko Haram Fighters Kill 25 Soldiers In Borno

The Nigerian Army has refused to make a public statement five days after militants from the Islamic State-backed faction of Boko Haram, the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), formerly known as Jamā'at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da'wah wa'l-Jihād killed at least 25 soldiers in Borno State.

  2 months ago ago
Nigerian Army Secretly Contacts Families As Boko Haram Fighters Kill 25 Soldiers In Borno