Seven dead, injured as multiple suicide attacks rock Borno

At least seven people have been killed while seven others were injured when suspected bombers attacked an outskirts of Maiduguri on Thursday night. It was gathered that four female bombers attacked two communities, Mainari Shuwa and Kanuri in Jere local government area of the state, killing 3 civilians. A resident from the community, Modu Kaomi… Read More Seven dead, injured as multiple suicide attacks rock Borno

Four dead, eight injured as suicide bombers attack mosque in Borno

No fewer than four persons were on Sunday killed and eight others wounded in a suicide bomb attack on a mosque in Bama Local Government Area of Borno State. The attack comes barely four weeks after thousands of displaced persons were resettled in the community. Chairman of the Council, Mr Baba-Shehu Gulumba, confirmed the incident… Read More Four dead, eight injured as suicide bombers attack mosque in Borno

Fifteen dead, scores injured as Boko Haram insurgents attack Borno

A Boko Haram attack in the Nigerian city of Maiduguri killed at least 15 people and wounded 83, a military spokesman said on Monday, in the biggest strike since the government said it was in talks with the Islamist militant group. The military said the incident occurred late on Sunday and included gun battles between… Read More Fifteen dead, scores injured as Boko Haram insurgents attack Borno

Seven dead as suicide bombers attack area behind Army barracks in Borno State

No fewer than seven people have been confirmed dead by residents in the early hours of Saturday, when four suicide bombers invaded Fori area behind Giwa Barracks in Maiduguri, the Borno state capital. It was gathered that the suicide bombers, who arrived the area at about 6:50 am with Improvise Explosive Device (IEDs) strapped around… Read More Seven dead as suicide bombers attack area behind Army barracks in Borno State

Chief Imam, four others killed as Boko Haram insurgents attack village in Borno 

​ The Chef Imam of Kurmiri Village in Titiwa ward of Magumeri local government area of Borno State was on Sunday night killed alongside four others, when suspected members of dreaded Boko Haram sect, attacked the village.Kurmiri village of Titiwa Ward, is about 15 kilometres away from Magumeri Local Government headquarters of Borno state. Sources… Read More Chief Imam, four others killed as Boko Haram insurgents attack village in Borno 

Eleven dead as Boko Haram insurgents attack IDPs camp in Borno

Boko Haram insurgents killed eleven people on Friday in a raid on a camp for civilians displaced by the Islamist group’s violent insurgency, military and vigilante sources said. The Boko Haram fighters penetrated the camp in Banki on Nigeria’s border with Cameroon which houses 45,000 internally displaced people (IDP), using knives to kill their victims… Read More Eleven dead as Boko Haram insurgents attack IDPs camp in Borno

Suicide bombers attack University of Maiduguri

Two suicide bombers suspected to be Boko Haram members have attacked the University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID), killing one security guard and leaving a soldier injured. The incident happened around 1am on Saturday. “A male and female suicide bomber struck at the mechanical works department of the university,” a source said. “One security guard was killed… Read More Suicide bombers attack University of Maiduguri