Category Archives: Stabilisation

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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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 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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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 13 May 2017

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 10 May A cattle owner stabbed a cattle buyer in an argument over money n MUBI International Market, MUBI, MUBI LGA, ADAMAWA State. A mob then attacked the alleged murderer and killed … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 22 April 2017

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 14 April The NSCDC have arrested two female teenagers in MAIDUGURI, BORNO State reportedly heading towards KANGARWA Camp from the SAMBISA Forest. One of them Fatima KABIR who claimed to be 15 … Continue reading

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How to Create An Insurgency (2): Exercise Python Dance and 50 years of Biafra

Of the numerous issues facing Nigeria, it appears that the Nigerian government feels there are not enough. Agitation in South East Nigeria for the restoration of the former secessionist Republic of Biafra has seen a resurgence particularly before and after … Continue reading

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How to Create an Insurgency: The Southern Camerouns Anglophone Crisis

There is a penchant for governments in general and African governments in particular, to convert relatively easily resolved political grievances into intractable insurgencies. It would appear that the Camerounian Government has enjoyed the Boko Haram insurgency so much that it … Continue reading

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