Nigeria: Is Boko Haram 'Ceasefire' on Cards?

The Islamic sect Boko Haram reportedly says it is ready to "lay down arms" to negotiate peace, after a 42-month onslaught that left approximately 3 000 people dead and property and infrastructure destroyed.
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Dialogue with Boko Haram?

  • Nigeria:  Boko Haram Agree to a Cease Fire

    Vanguard, 28 January 2013

    The Jama'atul Ahalis Sunna Lida'awati Wal Jihad, a.k.a Boko Haram Islamic sect which has been terrorizing some states in the North, particularly Borno, Monday agreed to cease ... read more »


  • Nigeria:  Boko Haram - FG Restates Condition for Dialogue

    This Day, 28 January 2013

    The federal government may soon re-visit the issue of holding a parley with the dreaded Islamic sect, Boko Haram. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Jonathan, CNN and Boko Haram

    This Day, 29 January 2013

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  • Nigeria:  Boko Haram Agrees to Ceasefire As Gunmen Kill Eight in Borno

    This Day, 29 January 2013

    The Jama'atul Ahalis Sunna Lida'awati Wal Jihad Islamic sect, popularly called Boko Haram, Monday again said it had agreed to a ceasefire with the Federal Government to pave the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Boko Haram Faction Declares Ceasefire

    Leadership, 29 January 2013

    A self-acclaimed commander of the Boko Haram sect in Maiduguri, Borno State, Sheikh Muhammed Abdulazeez, has announced a cease fire. read more »