Boko Haram: Borno recruits 1,000 ‘ninja hunters’ with spiritual ‘powers to disappear’

The spiritual warfare against Boko Haram has officially commenced in Borno state. Babagana Zulum, the governor, has secretly recruited 1,000 traditional hunters from different parts of the north-east and north-west. They are believed to possess supernatural powers to resist gun shots and also disappear and appear — like Japanese ninjas. Zulum, a professor of engineering,

Boko Haram Takes Over Military Base In Borno

Boko Haram jihadists have seized a military base in northeast Nigeria, days after an attack left five troops dead and 30 missings, security sources and residents said Saturday. A column of fighters from the IS-affiliated Islamic State West Africa Province in trucks and on motorcycles stormed into the base in the town of Magumeri, 50

Boko Haram Hit Hard, Slaughtered 26 People In Adamawa

Twenty-six people have been feared killed and several others critically injured following a Boko Haram attack on a village in Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa State. Our correspondent gathered on Tuesday that the insurgents, riding motorcycles, stormed the Kudakaya village in large numbers around 7pm on Monday. A local vigilante member said, “Many victims

After Training, Army Deploys Special Police Squad To Fight Boko Haram

The Nigerian Army has deployed a team of specially trained policemen for military operation in the North-East. The special squad is detailed to join the military in stabilising liberated Borno State communities of Bama, Gubio, Dikwa, Damboa and Maiduguri. The Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, Major-General Benson Akinroluyo, during the induction of the members of