Between Boko and Political Haram- Borno Conundrum

By Daniel Ochonu The situation in North-East Nigeria calls for concern from all well-meaning Nigerians. This is given the wanton of destruction that has occasioned the war against Boko Haram terrorism since 2009. In some quarters it has been speculated that there is more to the activities of Boko Haram in North-East Nigeria than meets the eye. The reasons might not be far-fetched. Some people are behind their nefarious activities, and there is also another grouping that benefits from the crisis to smile to the bank. These are called the…

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PHOTOS: Victorious Army troops tour Sambisa, other recaptured communities

In continuation of its onslaught on Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists, the Nigerian Army has embarked on a victory tour around recaptured communities. The gallant troops were pictured enjoying a smooth sail from Sambisa to Damboa and Alagarno all in Borno State. In one of the photos which has gone viral on social, the troops showed ingenuity, displaying tactical engineering to improvise a fording raft. The Army were seen moving deep into the swamps of the Borno/Yobe forests to smoke out the remnants of the criminal BHT/ISWAP elements This comes after the…

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