File:Islamist insurgency in Nigeria.svg

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Please help improving this file. I need your elaborate help. I made it because there had not been any images explaining the insurgency while maps showing the islamic state in iraq and sham exists.

English: Islamist insurgency in Nigeria
Español: Insurgencia islámica en Nigeria

green - Nigeria

black - the Islamic State
Source Own work, adapted from File:Nigeria - Location Map (2013) - NGA - UNOCHA.svg
Author 햄방이
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  • 1 - Gwoza, Damask, Bama, Gamboru-Ngala, Dikwa, Mafa under boko haram control (Dec 13, 2014)
  • 2 - Bama, Gwoza, Madagali, Gulak, Shuwa, Michika under boko haram control (November 21, 2014)
  • 3 - Buni Yadi, Gujba, Gulani, Kukuwa, Bularafa, Buni Gari, Bara, Bumsa, Taltaba under boko haram control (November 23, 2014)
  • 4 - 41 DAYS TO ELECTIONS: 13 Local Govts under Boko Haram

Nine of the affected local governments are in Borno State and they are: Gwoza, Bama, Mafa, Dikwa, Kala-Balge, Ngala, Marte, Abadam and Mobbar. The other four are Michika and Madagali in Adamawa State, as well as Gujba and Gulani in Yobe State.

The insurgents have also established partial control in parts of some local government areas in Borno, comprising Mungono, Kukawa, Guzamala, Gubio, Magumeri, Damboa, konduga, Chibok, Askira Uba and Jere.

Before the outright takeover of many communities in Borno, Adamawa and Yobe states, the Boko Haram had earlier caused collateral damage in various places where they destroyed entire villages, markets, military barracks, police stations, governmental buildings, prisons, farmlands and other symbols of authority and worship places, including churches and mosques,.( 04 January 2015 05:01)

In February 2015, Chadian Army retook Gamboru, Malam Fatori, Marte and Nigerian Army retook Michika, Mafa.


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current06:00, 21 February 2015Thumbnail for version as of 06:00, 21 February 2015254 × 254 (405 KB)햄방이 (talk | contribs)Chad attacked Boko Haram and retook some villages
13:09, 10 January 2015Thumbnail for version as of 13:09, 10 January 2015254 × 254 (405 KB)햄방이 (talk | contribs)Simplify
11:44, 10 January 2015Thumbnail for version as of 11:44, 10 January 2015254 × 254 (420 KB)햄방이 (talk | contribs)Added texts
11:29, 10 January 2015Thumbnail for version as of 11:29, 10 January 2015254 × 254 (413 KB)햄방이 (talk | contribs) malam fatori into boko haram. I didn't know that. My mistake
18:48, 8 January 2015Thumbnail for version as of 18:48, 8 January 2015254 × 254 (383 KB)Jurryaany (talk | contribs)Added Baga town.
17:13, 3 January 2015Thumbnail for version as of 17:13, 3 January 2015254 × 254 (382 KB)Jurryaany (talk | contribs)Removed OCHA mark
03:27, 20 December 2014Thumbnail for version as of 03:27, 20 December 2014254 × 254 (434 KB)햄방이 (talk | contribs)more complicated
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