The insurgents continued to stage daring attacks including on military formations.
Borno State Governor Ibrahim Shettima said the government's long-term plan is to corral civilians in fortified garrison towns - effectively ceding the countryside to Boko Haram.
Though a large number of Boko Haram hideouts were raided and many terrorists including kingpins reportedly killed by soldiers during the period, well over 50 soldiers including officers were killed between May and now.
Another suicide bombing was witnessed on December 2 when two teenage suicide bombers attacked Biu market killing at least 18 persons and injuring 52 others.
Blustery day, snow chances arrive this weekend
Afternoon sunshine diminishes with the increase of cloud cover but not before highs reach the lower and middle 40s. While Monday looks dry, it looks like we could have another snowy scenario on our hands by the middle of the week.
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. -Gen. Rogers Nicholas, military sources said yesterday.
The latter is the former Commander of the special Security Task Force (operation Safe Haven) in Jos.
However, the official announcement of the new appontment is yet to be made by the Army.
Home Health Care Spending Rose Modestly in 2016
Hospital spendingHospital spending increased 4.7%, reaching $1.1 trillion, and represented 32% of overall healthcare spending. Medicare spending grew 3.6 percent, reaching $672.1 billion and accounting for 20 percent of total health care expenditures.
Injustice 2 DLC character Atom trailer
According to his official profile , his mission is to find a missing friend, his mentor Ray Palmer a.k.a. the original Atom. It will be taking place tomorrow, December 7th, and will likely provide an in-depth look at Atom.
Dragon's Crown Pro Confirmed for Western Release
The game can support four player co-op in both local and online play, and comes drawn in Vanillaware's signature style. Atlus announced the new PS4 and PS4 Pro version of the game will cost $49.99 (about R680,00).