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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 05 August 2017

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 31 July The CDS Gen OLONISAKIN, COAS Lt Gen BURATAI and CAS AM arrived in MAIDUGURI around 11.00am as per the Acting Presidents instructions Gunmen hijacked a truckload of firewood and abducted … 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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Boko Haram’s Rainy Season  Operations 2017: Shaping Operations in the vicinity of Lake Chad

Towards the end of April the rainy season begins, dry riverbeds and ponds fill up, streams and rivers flood, low lying land near water features become swampy. Farmers will begin planting, herdsmen will bring cattle to graze and water, fishermen … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 14 January 2017

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 08 January The NSCDC BORNO State command stated that a faction of IMN that has allegedly disavowed EL ZAKZAKY had been identified and interviewed in KWAYA KUSAR LGA 2 x male PBIEDs … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 10 December 2016

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 28 November Troops detained 4x suspected cattle rustlers and a teenager in BULABULIM NGARNAM, MAIDUGURI, BORNO State with 4 cows, who have been handed over to the NPF Troops on a recce/ … Continue reading

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Brexit: Strategic Considerations for the UK, Africa and Nigeria

As the United Kingdom prepares to vote in a referendum as to whether to stay in the European Union or leave, it is pertinent to examine how any change is likely to affect the UKs relationship with Nigeria and other … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 14 May 2016

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 08 May Elements of 21 Bde cleared BALA KAREGE, GOSKE, HARDA and MARKAS 3 Village, BORNO State the enemy ambushed them in the vicinity of HARDA but were defeated friendly forces recovered … Continue reading

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