Abubakar Shekau

BREAKING: Nigerian Army Arrests Boko Haram Fighters Collecting Taxes In Borno

  File photo According to a report by SaharaReporters, troops of the Nigerian Army’s Operation Hadin Kai in partnership with the Civilian Joint Task Force have arrested four suspected Boko Haram members in Borno State. A military source told SaharaReporters that the suspects were “arrested while collecting taxes and levies from villagers at Borno Yesu, […]

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Gov. Bello demands Buhari regime overhaul security strategy: Report

Following the recent onslaught by bandits and terrorists in several communities in Niger State, Governor Abubakar Sani Bello, has demanded that the regime of President Muhammadu Buhari adjust the country’s security strategy. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports Mr Bello as saying, “with the recent turn of events in the acts of banditry, there […]

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27 Terrorists Dead As Boko Haram, ISWAP Engage In Deadly Clash

A deadly clash between members of Boko Haram and the Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP) in Northern Abadam, Borno State, has left many terrorists killed. It was gathered that the clash was due to ISWAP Fighters trying to prevent Boko Haram insurgents from surrendering. The Boko Haram insurgents were reportedly attacked by the […]

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NAF Bombs ISWAP Chief Responsible For Boko Haram’s Shekau’s Killing

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Sunday bombed dozens of Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists in Lamboa in Kaga Lga of Borno State. It was gathered that the multiple airstrikes conducted by Alpha-Jets, L-39 and MI-35 helicopters hit a notorious terrorist, Modu Sulum, ISWAP Logistics Commander, and several others. Sulum, who took part […]

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Boko Haram Gets New Commander After Death Of Shekau

The dreaded Boko Haram terrorist group has reportedly chosen a new leader after the death of their charismatic leader, Abubakar Shekau. The new leader and commander has been identified as Bakura Modu, also known as Sahaba. The status of leadership is believed to have been conferred on Sahaba based on an undated video released by […]

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Boko Haram: ISWAP Wooing IDPs Back To Borno Villages After Shekau’s Death

Reports of emerged detailing how members of the factional Boko Haram group, the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), are reportedly cajoling many people living in camps back to their villages in Borno. It was gathered that ISWAP in part of their “consolidation drive” after the death of Abubakar Shekau, are reportedly assuring the locals of […]

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Intelligence sources confirm Abubakar Shekau’s death

Intelligence sources have confirmed the death of Boko Haram’s commander Abubakar Shekau weeks after the Islamic state west Africa province announced that he had been killed as they Advanced on his Stronghold in Sambisa Forest. As it stands , insurgents loyal to Abubakar Shekau are said to be regrouping and others pledging their loyalty to […]

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Federal Lawmaker Sacks Aide For Describing Shekau As A Hero

The federal lawmaker representing Maiduguri constituency of Borno State, Abdulkadir Rahis has sacked one of his aides for his comment on the reported death of Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau. Naija News understands the legislative aide, Bukar Tanda had described Shekau as a “true hero.” He made the submission last Thursday in a now-deleted Facebook […]

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ISIS Won’t Get $7m Bounty Placed On Shekau, Says US

US State Department has said Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP) will not get the $7 million bounty it placed on Abubakar Shekau, leader of Boko Haram sect. US made this known via a tweet by its State Department Rewards for Justice Program while responding to the reported death of Shekau. Read Also: Boko Haram […]

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Boko Haram Leader, Abubakar Shekau Reportedly Dead As ISWAP Fighters Invade Sambisa Forest

Abubakar Shekau, leader of the Boko Haram sect, has been reported dead following the invasion of terror group’s territory in Sambisa forest area of Borno state by Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) fighters on Wednesday evening. ISWAP, which had broken away from the Shekau-led Boko Haram faction in 2016 after pledging allegiance to the Islamic State […]

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Shekau Ridicules New Service Chiefs, Urge Them to Join Him

Shekau Ridicules New Service Chiefs, Urge Them to Join Him. The Leader of the most dreaded Terrorist group, Abubakar Shekau of Boko Haram has reacted to the appointment of new service chiefs by President Muhammadu Buhari. The Boko Haram factional leader in the nine minutes, 56 seconds-long clip berated the newly appointed military chiefs, telling […]

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#KankaraBoysAbduction: Mother of 13-Year-Old Missing Boy Pleads with Government for Child’s Release

On Friday, a group of schoolboys were attacked and abducted from the Government Science Secondary School in Kankara by gunmen on motorbikes. Although some of the over 600 students were able to escape during a gunfight between the attackers and police, over 300 of them are yet to be found after an audit was carried […]

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Pope condemns ‘atrocities’ in Nigeria

Pope Francis on Wednesday condemned the massacre of farmworkers in northeast Nigeria, which was claimed by the Boko Haram jihadist group and left at least 76 people dead. “I want to assure my prayers for Nigeria, where blood has unfortunately been spilled once more in a terrorist attack,” he said in his weekly general audience. […]

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FG Shifting Focus From Shekau To DJ Switch – Shehu Sani

Former lawmaker representing Kaduna Central senatorial district, Shehu Sani, has condemned the Federal Government for denying killings at the Lekki toll gate. Recall that the Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, on Thursday, noted that there were no killings at the Lekki toll-gate, describing footage from the incident as false. Mohammed in his statement also threatened to […]

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