Monthly Archives: July 2017

NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 22 July 2017

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 16 July MSF stated it had deployed 1,600 Nigerian personnel and 130 expatriates to BORNO State to provide emergency support in various locations such as MAIDUGURI, PULKA, GWOZA, MONGUNO, DAMASAK, BENISHEIK, DIKWA, … Continue reading

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The Trouble with Nigeria: The 10 Original Sins

Recently I was asked to explain the dysfunction in Nigeria, my answer referenced Chinua Achebe’s 1983 book, ‘The Trouble with Nigeria’ in which he stated that ‘The trouble with Nigeria is simply and squarely a failure of leadership’. This analysis is … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 15 July 2017

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 09 July The BORNO State Police Command states that it has deployed over 3,000 policemen to MAIDUGURI and other liberated parts of BORNO State 11 July Elements of 145 Bn, 5 Bde, … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 08 July 2017

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 02 July Gunmen suspected to be from Mamman NURs faction attacked 3 Bn positions in LOGOMANI, DIKWA LGA, BORNO State around 7.00pm losing 3 x killed and 1 x enemy captured. Troops … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 01 July 2017

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 25 June Elements of 27 TF Bde in BUNI GARI, GUJBA LGA, YOBE State arrested a 20 years old suspected Boko Haram member whilst on perimeter patrol. The suspect was reportedly under … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 24 June 2017

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 18 June Gunmen ambushed soldiers in the vicinity of WAJIRKO, DAMBOA LGA, BORNO State killing 18 June Gunmen attacked KOFA Village, JERE LGA, BORNO State on the outskirts of MAIDUGURI 5 x … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 17 June 2017

  Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 11 June Gunmen ambushed vigilantes in the vicinity of KAYAMLA Village, KONDUGA LGA, BORNO State around 5.30am with small arms whilst hidden in trees as the vigilantes were moving to a … Continue reading

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