Nigeria Town Curfew After Boko Haram Attack

The authorities imposed a 24-hour curfew after suspected Islamist militants attacked the international airport and various parts of Maiduguri in Borno State.

Boko Haram

  • Nigeria:  Militants Launch Major Assault on State Capital

    Premium Times, 2 December 2013

    Scores of people including military personnel were killed as suspected Boko Haram terrorists early Monday attacked military facilities and civilians in Maiduguri, residents, ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Scores Feared Dead As Boko Haram Attacks Maiduguri Air Force Base

    Vanguard, 3 December 2013

    Scores were feared dead, yesterday, when members of the Islamist sect, Boko Haram, attacked 79 Composite Group Air Force Base, Maiduguri International Airport and some Army ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  DHQ Confirms Death of 24 Insurgents in Maiduguri Attack

    Vanguard, 2 December 2013

    The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) said 24 insurgents died during an exchange of fire between security forces and suspected terrorists in the pre-dawn attack in Maiduguri. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Boko Haram - 24 Hour Curfew Imposed On Borno

    This Day, 2 December 2013

    Military authorities and the Borno State government Monday slammed 24 hour curfew on Maiduguri following an attempt during the night by Boko Haram sect to overrun the troubled ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Insurgents Level Artillery Barracks in Borno Attack

    Leadership, 3 December 2013

    Insurgents in the early hours of yesterday razed down the Maiduguri Air Force Base. In the aftermath, three aircraft, two helicopters, substantial part of the 333 Artillery ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Boko Haram Attacks Prompt 24-Hour Curfew in Borno

    Vanguard, 2 December 2013

    The Borno government on Monday imposed a 24-hour curfew on Maiduguri metropolis following an attack by suspected members of the Boko Haram sect in some parts of the state capital. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Maiduguri Attack - Boko Haram 'Incapacitates' Five Military Aircraft, Soldiers Kill 24 Insurgents - DHQ

    Premium Times, 2 December 2013

    The Nigerian military said on Monday evening that five of its aircraft were 'incapacitated' when suspected Boko Haram members attacked an Airforce base in Maiduguri, the Borno ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Five Aircraft Razed As Boko Haram Attacks Maiduguri

    This Day, 3 December 2013

    After almost seven months of relative peace in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, the city came under renewed attacks Monday by the terrorist group, Boko Haram, leading to the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Maiduguri Airport Not Bombed By Boko Haram - FAAN

    Vanguard, 2 December 2013

    The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) said on Monday that the Dec. 2 attack in some parts of Maiduguri by suspected Boko Haram members did not affect the Maiduguri ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Five Aircraft Destroyed in Maiduguri Attack

    Daily Trust, 3 December 2013

    Armed insurgents launched a ferocious attack in Maiduguri yesterday, pounding an Air Force base, an Army barracks and a police divisional headquarters, in the first such violence ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  'Daring Terrorists Attack Military Locations in Maiduguri'--Defence HQ

    Daily Trust, 2 December 2013

    The Nigerian Defence Headquarters has said 24 insurgents suspected to be 'Boko Haram' died in a clash with soldiers in a daring attack on military locations in Maiduguri. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Authorities Impose Curfew in Maiduguri After Militant Attack

    Voice of America, 2 December 2013

    Authorities Have Imposed a 24 hour curfew in the Nigerian city of Maiduguri after an attack by suspected Boko Haram militants. read more »

  • Nigeria:  FAAN - Maiduguri Airport Not Bombed By Boko Haram

    This Day, 2 December 2013

    The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) said on Monday that the Dec. 2 attack in some parts of Maiduguri by suspected Boko Haram members did not affect the Maiduguri ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Insurgents Attack Nigeria Air Force Base in Maiduguri

    This Day, 2 December 2013

    The Nigerian Air Force Base in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, has been attacked by suspected Islamists. read more »

  • Nigeria:  20 Security Men Killed, Two Helicopters, Others Burnt As Troops Pursue Terrorists

    Vanguard, 2 December 2013

    Unconfirmed report has it that over 20 security operatives were killed while two helicopters at the 79 Composite Group, NAF Base headquarters were burnt down completely including ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  How Boko Haram Ambushed Us, Killed 15 in Baga - - Civilian JTF

    Leadership, 2 December 2013

    A member of the civilian-JTF, Sani Maianguwa, whose heart was narrowly missed by a bullet from rifles of Boko Haram terrorists yesterday, revealed that eight members of his group ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Scores Killed As Boko Haram Attacks Air Force Base in Maiduguri

    Vanguard, 2 December 2013

    Suspected Boko Haram terrorists, Monday morning, attacked the Composite Group Air force Base and other places in Maiduguri, the Borno state capital. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Boko Haram Attack Borno Airport - Report

    Premium Times, 2 December 2013

    The outlawed Boko Haram sect on Monday morning attacked the international airport and various parts of Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Yuletide - Army Promises to Clear Boko Haram Stronghold

    This Day, 1 December 2013

    The Nigerian Army has promised that most of the strongholds of the Boko Haram sect will be cleared before the Christmas to ensure peaceful celebration. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Several Killed in Boko Haram Attack on Village

    Leadership, 1 December 2013

    Insurgents suspected to be members of the Boko Haram Islamic sect on Friday evening invaded Sabon Gari village of Damboa local government area of Borno State and killed 17 ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  2015 - Army Prepares Against Violence

    This Day, 30 November 2013

    Ahead of the 2015 general elections, the Nigerian Army has projected that based on the state of the polity "which is heated at the moment," there is the likelihood of violence in ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Army Uncovers New Boko Haram Tactics

    Vanguard, 30 November 2013

    The Chief of Army Staff Lt General Azubike Ihejirika, has advised Nigerians not to panic over speculation of the spread of terrorists into other regions of the country, assuring ... read more »

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