How Feasible is Boko Haram Truce in Nigeria?

The government and the Islamic sect, Boko Haram, are moving towards fresh peace talks despite on going violence, but will they walk the talk?

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  • Nigeria:   Before We Accept Boko Haram's Offer

    Vanguard, 13 November 2012

    The ripple in the polity is heightening by the day as a result of the latest parley offer by the dreaded Boko Haram Islamic group. Read more »

  • Nigeria:   Boko Haram - FG Consults Defence Experts

    This Day, 13 November 2012

    The Federal Government has widened its network against the fight against the menace of terrorism and terrorism elements by harnessing the expertise of the country's defence… Read more »

  • Nigeria:   Boko Haram - Aminu Hails Shettima

    This Day, 13 November 2012

    Former military administrator of Borno State, Col. Abdul-Mumuni Aminu (rtd.), has praised the effort of the state governor, Alhaji Kashim Shettima, in addressing the menace of the… Read more »

  • Nigeria:   FG/Boko Haram - A New Peace Deal?

    This Day, 11 November 2012

    Perhaps, the closest the country has got to solving the Boko Haram insurgency is the ongoing peace deal between the group and the federal government. The leadership of Jama'atul… Read more »

  • Nigeria:   OPC Proposes Road Map for Boko Haram/FG Dialogue

    Vanguard, 10 November 2012

    The Oodua People's Congress (OPC) on Friday called for an immediate ceasefire as a prelude to any meaningful dialogue between the Federal Government and the Boko Haram sect. Read more »

  • Nigeria:   Boko Haram a Creation of the Ruling PDP - CPC

    Vanguard, 10 November 2012

    Nobel Laureate Prof Wole Soyinka said Friday that trying to end a deadly insurgency by Islamist extremist group Boko Haram through dialogue would amount to "abysmal appeasement." Read more »

  • Nigeria:   Security Agents Aiding Boko Haram - Oritsejafor

    Daily Trust, 10 November 2012

    Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor of the Word of Life Bible Church is noted for being outspoken on national issues. Oritsejafor, who is also the President of Christian Association of Nigeria… Read more »

  • Nigeria:   Kalu Offers to Dialogue With Boko Haram

    Leadership, 11 November 2012

    Almost a week after former head of state, General Muhammadu Buhari, declined a mediatory role to end the bloody offensive of the Islamic militant group, Boko Haram, former governor… Read more »