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By IAfrica
Jan 19th, 2015
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•Sect kidnaps 80 in Cameroon •5 die in Potiskum blast International troops are set to battle Boko Haram – the fundamentalist sect responsible for the insurgency in the Northeast and across the border in Cameroon. Boko Haram struck in Ca...
By IAfrica
Jan 18th, 2015
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Article written by Dr. Peregrino Brimah of Ends.ng That there is a vacuum in Nigeria’s leadership is not in dispute; however the recent declaration by the president of Chad, Idriss Deby compounds Nigeria’s delicate situation and threatens t...
By IAfrica
Jan 17th, 2015
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Neighbouring Cameroon, Chad and Niger have decided to take their fate in their hands and put the terror sect ,Boko Haram, in its place after losing patience with Nigeria on account of its  alleged passive handling of the war against the group. Con...
By IAfrica
Jan 16th, 2015
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These are Nigerian women and children waiting to be registered at a refugee camp in Chad. The refugees arrived Chad by boat after sailing through Lake chad. These set of refugees are from the recent attacks in Baga, Borno. So sad. Photo credit: UN. Ano...
By IAfrica
Jan 16th, 2015
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Chad will send a large number of troops to neighbouring Cameroon to help fight increasing incursions from Boko Haram sect attacking from Nigeria, the Central African nation’s president said on Thursday. The announcement by President Paul Biya did...
By IAfrica
Jan 15th, 2015
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Soldiers, Civilian JTF and Hunters in pursuit of the Dreaded Islamic sect, Boko Haram that attempted to take over military barracks and Biu town on Wednesday has confirmed that, they succeeded in killing 75 fleeing insurgents. A soldier who was not aut...
By IAfrica
Jan 15th, 2015
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Chad said on Wednesday it was ready to actively help Cameroon fight Boko Haram militants attacking it from Nigeria, and called on other countries in the region to translate pledges of support into concrete action. Chad’s offer comes days after an...
By IAfrica
Jan 10th, 2015
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About 7,300 Nigerian refugees have fled to the neighbouring Chad, over the last 10 days, following violence in Borno State, according to the United Nations at the weekend.. Citing the UN Refugee Agency, UN deputy spokesperson, Farhan Haq, said that the...
By IAfrica
Jan 6th, 2015
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Subcribe to Daily Post Newsletter Military authorities in Niger and Chad have withdrawn their troops’ contribution to the Multinational Joint Task Force, MJTF, base as a direct result of the increased activities of the Boko Haram insurgents. This...
By IAfrica
Dec 21st, 2014
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Subcribe to Daily Post Newsletter Sheriff Former Borno State governor, Ali Modu Sheriff, has shed more light on the Boko Haram militancy currently plaguing some parts of the country, stressing that only the neighbouring Republic of Chad could help solv...