Mubi

By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 14th, 2013
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The Military Special Operation Unit in Mubi, Adamawa State, on Tuesday said it killed two Boko Haram commanders in a gun battle.  The unit Commanding Officer, Operation, Lt. Col. Beyidi Martins, stated this in Mubi.  Martins said the unit had made a successful progress in containing the activities of...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Oct 9th, 2012
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THE situation surrounding the killing of the four students of the University of Port Harcourt worsened on Tuesday evening, as students of the institution, led by the leadership of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), stormed Omuokiri-Aluu, burned houses and forced the closure of the ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Oct 3rd, 2012
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Police hunting for the killers of 26 people in a college residence in northeast Nigeria said they had raided houses and made a number of arrests on Wednesday. The attackers went from room to room in the building in the town of Mubi, in remote Adamawa state, on Tuesday morning and killed the people th...
By IndepthAfrica
In Ethiopia
Oct 2nd, 2012
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Gunmen opened fire in a student housing area near a polytechnic school in northeastern Nigeria on Tuesday, killing at least 26 people in an attack whose motives remained unclear, officials said. Details were still emerging of the attack in the early hours of Tuesday in the town of Mubi, with emergenc...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 14th, 2012
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Maiduguri – Suspected members of the Boko Haram radical Islamist sect have killed seven people in two separate attacks in Nigeria’s north, authorities said on Tuesday. Adamawa State police spokesperson Daniel Altine said attackers shot dead a policeman, a soldier and three bystanders on M...
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Jan 14th, 2012
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KANO, Nigeria — Gunmen have attacked a pub in northeastern Nigeria, killing two people amid a wave of such violence blamed on Islamist group Boko Haram, residents and police said Saturday. Two gunmen who arrived on a motorbike and opened fire on the open-air pub in the Dandu area in the Adamawa state...
By IndepthAfrica
In Press Releases
Jan 9th, 2012
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OTTAWA, Canada, January 9, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement on the latest violent attacks in Nigeria: “Canada unequivocally condemns the cowardly attacks in Mubi today and the separate attack in Gombe on Thursday. ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 8th, 2012
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Dear Compatriots: 1. A week ago, I had cause to address Nigerians on the security challenges we are facing in parts of the country, which necessitated the declaration of a state of emergency in 15 Local Government Areas in four states of the Federation. That course of action attracted widespread supp...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 8th, 2012
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By Odenigbo Chidi Anyaeche Killing of Igbo’s in Nigeria by their fellow Nigerians of Northern Nigerian Muslim extraction seems to be a yearly ritual. But the recent killings by a radical Islamic sect called Boko Haram (Western education is meaningless) that operates mostly from North East Niger...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 6th, 2012
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Maiduguri – Police say gunmen from a radical Muslim sect have attacked a town hall in rural northeast Nigeria, shooting at least 20 people dead. The attack happened around noon ion Friday in Mubi in Adamawa state, a town near Nigeria’s border with Cameroon. Local police commissioner Ade T...