Monthly Archives: May 2014

NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 24 May 2014

Situation Friendly Forces 18 May: A report by IDC states that are 3.3m IDPs in NIGERIA, the largest number of IDP’s in AFRICA (a third of the total) and 10% of the global amount The Presidential Fact Finding Committee on … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 17 May 2014

  Date Situation Friendly Forces Situation Enemy Forces Situation External Forces 11 May Suspected nomadic gunmen attacked DINYA Village, GASSOL LGA, TARABA State, killing 4 people and burning down over 30 properties Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin NETANYAHU called President JONATHAN … Continue reading

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We are the world: Hastags, help and hindarance

There is nothing like a catchy #hashtag and celebrity endorsement to get the experts and activists all a twitter (pun intended). All of a sudden a crisis that has caused horrific casualties amongst security forces and civilians and repeatedly deliberately … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 10 May 2014

  Date Situation Friendly Forces Situation Enemy Forces Situation External Forces 4 May Gunmen attacked the market in KAAMLA, BORNO State, killing an unspecified number of people US Secretary of State John KERRY pledges US assistance in finding the abducted … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 3 May 2014

  Date Situation Friendly Forces Situation Enemy Forces Situation External Forces 29 April  The Federal government has applied to provide additional evidence and witnesses against Senator Aliyu NDUME on the charge of supporting Boko Haram Gunmen attacked KUBLA Village, MADAGALI … Continue reading

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