• Chibok girl’s father killed by suspected Boko Haram militants in Borno village

    Chibok girl’s father killed by suspected Boko Haram militants in Borno village

    Lalai Nkeki, the father of Kauna, one of the abducted Chibok schoolgirls, has been killed by Boko Haram.

    Hosea Tsambido, Chairman of the Chibok community in Abuja, told Newsmen that Nkeki was killed at Kubumbalah, a village near Chibok, last Monday when insurgents attacked some villages in Borno State, killing at least eight other people and hoisting their flag.

    The Nigeria army, though countered the report that some persons were killed in the attack.

    “Kauna’s father, Nkeki, was killed in an attack at […]

  • Boko Haram attacks another Borno village – Army

    Boko Haram attacks another Borno village – Army

    According to reports, the Nigerian Army, yesterday, confirmed a Boko Haram attack on Kwang and Boftari villages in Borno State, on Monday.

    One member of the vigilante group in the area was said to have been shot during the attack while the terrorists fled with gunshot wounds.

    Acting Director of Army/Public Relations, Colonel Sani Usman, who made this known in a statement, yesterday, said “suspected elements of Boko Haram terrorists, scavenging for food, attacked Kwang village and vigilantes from Dagu (which is […]

  • Boko Haram invade Borno village, steals foodstuffs, livestock

    Boko Haram invade Borno village, steals foodstuffs, livestock

    Boko Haram struck Dile village in Askira-Uba local government area of Borno State torching some buildings and stole all foodstuffs and livestock in sight.

    It was gathered that the insurgents who shot sporadically during the siege on the village met an empty village as all the residents had fled into the hills and surrounding bushes.

    A drunkard, a son of the late village head (Lawan) was however not too lucky as he was too drunk to flee when others were and was […]