Monthly Archives: June 2017

The Kaduna Declaration and IPOB: Igbos in the middle

On May 30th 2017, the 50th anniversary of the declaration of the Republic of Biafra from the former Eastern Region, neo Biafran groups IPOB and a faction of MASSOB ordered their supporters to sit at home for what they termed … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 10 June 2017

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 04 June The NSCDC BORNO State Command stated it had deployed 600 personnel to guard worship centres in MAIDUGURI, BORNO State and increased surveillance of motor parks and other areas 05 June … Continue reading

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The Attack on Maiduguri and Boko Harams Ramadan 2017 Offensive

On 7th June 2017, gunmen from Boko Haram’s Jama’a Al as Sunnah lid-Da’wah wa’l Jihad (Boko Haram JAS) faction launched a raid on Maiduguri, Borno State concurrently launching one of their more successful suicide attacks on another part of the … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 03 June 2017

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 29 May Gunmen attacked NGURO NGURO Village, KONDUGA LGA, BORNO State killing 5 IDPs from BALE SHUWARI with bladed weapons 30 May A suspected male PBIED attempted to infiltrate GIWA Barracks, MAIDUGURI, … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 27 May 2017

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 21 May The Army reports that elements of 8 TF Div have conducted operations over the past 72 hours in the vicinity of CHIKUN GUDU, TUMBUMA KARAMI and TUMBUMA BABA, BORNO State … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 20 May 2017

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 14 May Elements of 233 Bn, 27 TF Bde from FOB POTISKUM arrested a suspected Boko Haram commander Abubakar ADAMU aka PEPPER (35 years old from YERIMARA, POTISKUM LGA, YOBE State) in … Continue reading

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