The Nigerian Army on Saturday said 14 Boko Haram members and 5 soldiers were killed after Boko Haram militants attack a military location in northern Borno state.
Troops of Nigerian Army''s 121 Battalion, deployed at Pulka, Gwoza Local Government Area, Borno, for Operation Lafiya Dole, early Saturday rescued one of the kidnapped Chibok schoolgirls.
Troops of 8 Task Force Division, Nigerian Army, on Thursday intercepted a group of suspected Boko Haram insurgents allegedly on a mission to loot logistics supplies in surrounding villages.
The Nigerian Army has handed over 348 detainees to the Borno State government after they had been cleared of belonging to the Boko Haram terrorists group.
The Borno State government and Ahfad University of Sudan have signed an agreement to sponsor 100 female students from the state to study medicine to address manpower shortages in its health sector.
The Nigerian army has said ''so called Abubakar Shekau,'' the Boko Haram leader was fatally wounded in a recent air strike in Sambisa forest.
Boko Haram fighters riding on bicycles sacked Shawa village in Askira/Uba LGA of Borno state in the early hours of Sunday.