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UNICEF urges Boko Haram to stop using children as suicide bombers

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has called on Boko Haram sect to stop the recruitment and use of children as suicide bombers in the North-East.

UN, CJTF move to stop use of child soldiers

The United Nations and the Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF) on Friday signed an action plan to end and prevent the recruitment and use of children in the armed conflict in the North East.

Anti-Boko Haram militia vows to stop using children

Civilian militia helping the Nigerian military against Boko Haram have promised to stop using children as part of their security operations, the United Nations said on Friday.

Borno gives N16.5m to families of slain oil workers, others

The Borno Government has donated N16.5 million to families of the 21 oil workers and 12 members of the Civilian Joint Task Force killed by Boko Haram in the state.

Borno govt donates N16.5m to families of slain oil workers, Civilian JTF

The Borno Government said on Friday that it had donated N16.5 million to families of 21 oil workers and 12 members of the Civilian JTF killed in separate Boko Haram terrorist attacks in the state.

Nigerian troops kill six insurgents in Borno

The Nigerian Army has killed six terrorists in Dikwa Local Government Area of Borno during an operation to dislodge the remnant of Boko Haram insurgents in the state.

Shettima confirms killing of 31 fishermen by Boko Haram

Gov. Kashim Shettima of Borno on Tuesday confirmed that Boko Haram insurgents had killed 31 fishermen at Baga in Kukawa Local Government Area of the state.

Boko Haram uses nearly 150 girls for suicide attacks in 7 months

Boko Haram terrorists have so far used more than 145 girls in suicide bombing missions between January and July 2017, an investigation has shown.

Parents donating their girls for suicide bombing – Army

The Nigerian Army on Saturday begged religious, traditional and community rulers in the North-East to dissuade parents from donating their children to Boko Haram.

Army foiled suicide bomb attack, kills three Boko Haram

No fewer than three suicide bombers were killed by the military on Friday at Simari area of Maiduguri.

Police arrest mother of 10 for aiding armed robbers in Borno

The Borno Police Command, has arrested a 41-year-old housewife, Jummai Buba, for aiding armed robbers in the state.

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