Tag: Cease fire

Reject Cease-Fire With Boko Haram, Ijaw Youth Council Tells Nigerian Military

by Zenith Oduah As the Nigerian military and government forces of neighbouring countries continue to gain momentum in an attempt to flush out Boko Haram insurgents, the Ijaw Youth Council Worldwide has cautioned against any ceasefire. The Udengs Eradiri led IYC contended that any idea of negotiation or peace move from[Read More…]

Borno Elders Forum Insists FG Negotiated With A Factional Boko Haram

The Borno Elders Forum has said that the Federal Government may have only negotiated with one faction of the Islamic terrorist group, Boko Haram. The forum made up of retired senior civilian and military officials from the state, said attacks in recent days indicated that not all Boko Haram fighters[Read More…]

Boko Haram Breaks ‘Ceasefire’, With Nigerian Government, Kills Nine In 2 Villages

On the day Nigeria announced a ceasefire agreement with Boko Haram jihadists, the militants attacked a Nigerian village, killing several people. On Saturday, they launched yet another attack on another village, all in Borno state. According to Reuters News Agency, the insurgents attacked the village of Abadam on Friday night,[Read More…]