1. Boko Haram ceasefire uncertain

  • A ceasefire deal agreed between Boko Haram extremists and the Nigerian government is the subject of some uncertainty. 
  • Leadership, a Nigerian newspaper, reports that 25 B.H fighters were killed in a shoot out with government soldiers on Sunday evening.
  • Incident took place in town of Damboa in Borno State; residents of the town were forced to flee from B.H in July (Leadership). 
  • There were further ceasefire breaches when B.H raided two villages and raised their flag in a third on Saturday (BBC).