Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States)

29 October

2 x suspected female PBIEDs were killed near the NDLEA Checkpoint as they attempted to infiltrate MAIDUGURI, BORNO State via MAFA/ DIKWA Road,  1 PBIED detonated killing both of them

2 x female PBIEDs detonated near a CJTF checkpoint in MUNA Garage, MAIDUGURI, BORNO State, killing themselves and a vigilante and wounding one other

30 October

A male PBIED detonated in a mosque in AJIRI YALA, BORNO State, 15km north of MAIDUGURI around 4.30am killing 5  and wounding several others

Gunmen ambushed a convoy escorted going from BANKI to MAIDUGURI by elements of 152 Bn, 21 Bde along BANKI- BULA YOBE Road, in the vicinity of BANKI, BAMA LGA, BORNO State with a PBIED, IEDs and small arms. The ambush was defeated after a firefight with one vehicle destroyed by an IED and 4 people killed, 6 soldiers, 2 CJTF and 6 IDPs wounded. Several enemy were reported killed and wounded with 2 x FN FAL magazines, 50 x 7.62mm (AK) link, 1 x Det Cord 33 captured.

NAF ISR identified a building in TALALA, DAMBOA LGA, BORNO State which was allegedly hosting a meeting of suspected Boko Haram which was strike by NAF fast jet aircraft

31 October

The ADAMAWA State Police Command announced the arreest of 8 suspected kidnappers on 23 September in MUBI SOUTH LGA. They were arrested with 1 x locally fabricated pistool, 2 x masks, 1 x ear defenders, 2 x helmets, 2 x 7.62mm rounds, 58 x cartridgees, 7 x empty cartridges, 1 x double barrelled shotgun and SIM cards. The suspects were also accused of stealing 120 laptops frm the ADAMAWA State INEC office

The COAS Lt Gen T.Y. BURATAI stated that troops had been deployed to Lake CHAD, its surroundings and islands

A patrol from 5 Bde Garrison towards AISARAM Village, GUBIO LGA, BORNO State spotted 2 suspected Boko Haram members on horseback around 6.20am, seemingly fleeing from the GAMBO YUKKU Forest. Both were killed in the ensuing firefight. Troops recovered 1 x AK47, 1 x magazine with 1 x 7.62mm (AK) round, 2 x machetes, 2 x mobile phones, 2 x horses and N7,000.00

03 November

Elements of 152 Bn, 21 Bde, ambushed suspected Boko Haram fighters along BANKI-BULA YOBE Road, BAMA LGA, BORNO State, killing 1 and capturing 4 x bicycles, mechanics tools, clothes and explosive wires

Elements of 151 Bn, 21 Bde ambushed suspected Boko Haram as they tried to cross into the SAMBISA Forest along BOCOST- BAMA Road around 7.40pm killing and wounding several of them, rescuing a 6 year old boy and capturing 8 x bicycles, blankets, jerrycans, plates, mats, spanners, cutlasses, clothes and a set of enemy uniform.

Approximately 20 gunmen attacked JADDANNAM, MAGUMERI LGA, BORNO State around 9.00pm killing 6 people, burning the village, harvested crops and livestock

Gunmen attacked NGOSHE- BAYAN DUTSE Village, GWOZA LGA, BORNO State killing at least 1 person and abducting up to 10 others. The remaining villagers fled to the hills

04 November

Gunmen attacked a village between BITU and YINAGU, MADAGALI LGA, ADAMAWA State

Situation North West (Jigawa, Kaduna, Kano, Katsina, Kebbi, Sokoto and Zamfara States)

Situation North Centre (Abuja FCT, Bauchi, Benue, Gombe, Kogi, Kwara, Nasarawa, Niger, Plateau, Taraba States)

31 October

Gunmen opened fire on a vehicle bringing people from MAKERA Weekly market to RIM, in the vicinity of RIM, RIYOM LGA, PLATEAU State killing 11 people

Approximately 7 gunmen abducted a nurse Ephraim AJUJI from DADIN KOWA, YAMALTU DEBA LGA, GOMBE State around 3.30am wounding his daughter in the process. They demanded a N10m ransom

01 November

The abducted nurse Ephraim AJUJI was released by his abductors

Approximately 5 x gunmen mounted in a Toyota Sienna Bus murdered 2 men in OZUWAYA, OKENE LGA, KOGI State around 7.30pm . One of the men was a Union leader

02 November

Suspected nomadic gunmen attacked GAAMBE TIEV Area, LOGO LGA, BENUE State killing 1 person whilst he was fishing, with 5 others missing. Local people state that the nomads have camped in AGBESA/ GINDIN MANGORO village on the banks of the River BENUE and from there pushed out to occupy ZAKI HEMEM, TYO AFIA, TSE GUSA, TSE AGIR, ORDUGHGA NAGWA, TSAFA CHIA ORABUM and JOOTAR in UKEMBERAGYA/ TSWAREY Ward and GOY- UWEY in MBAGBER Ward. In TOMBO Ward they are allegedly occupying AZEGE, ANYIBE and FANU

Suspected nomadic gunmen attacked AJIM, JIBO, TSE AFFIA, ABIEM And AKU, LOGO LGA, wounding 3 people with machetes and burning houses

Gunmen murdered the JOS EAST LGA Chairman of the Action Democratic Party (ADP) in his village arund 9.00pm

03 November

The NPF have arreested a suspect allegedly involved in the attack on GAAMBE TIEV

04 November

KOGI State Police Command stated they had arrested 7 suspected kidnappers who allegedly operated in the IDAH/ ODOLU Area. A pump action shotgun, machetes, charms and N33,400.00 were recovered

Situation External Forces

29 October

Gunmen attacked GOUDERI, KOLOFATA Arrondissement, MAYO SAVA Department, EXTREME NORD Region killing 11 people folowing the capture of 8 suspected Boko Haram fighters

30 October

Gunmen attacked MADA 2 Village, LOGONE ET CHARI Department, EXTREME NORD Region at night killing 2 people

01 November

A PBIED detonated in ZAMGA, MAYO TSANAGA Department, EXTREME NORD Region illing 6 people

02 November

The Governor of EXTREME NORD Region Midjiyawa BAKARY stated that up to 50 Boko Haram members had surrendered and were being detained at the MNJTF base in MORA November

Gunmen attacked MAHOULA Village, MORA Arrondissement, MAYO SAVA Department, EXTREME NORD Region around 11.00pm killing 3 vigilantes

3 suspected Boko Haram gunmen murdered a trader in BOGO, DIAMERE Department, EXTREME NORD Region at night

03 November

Elements of the MNJTF engaged suspected Boko Haram in the vicinity of MAGFARE, EXTREME NORD Region, killing 2

Elements of the MNJTF engaged suspected Boko Haram in the vicinity of BLAKAFE, MORA Arrondissement in the morning killing 1

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