NL LIST!! Top Most Dangerous/Deadliest Terrorist Group In Nigeria Right Now (No. 2 & 3 Will Shock You)

Terrorism is the unlawful use of violence and intimidation, especially against civilians, in the pursuit of political aims.

Since 2009, Nigeria has gradually slipped into a terrorist enclave where terror acts have become a norm.

Most Dangerous Terrorist Group In Nigeria Right Now


Boko Haram is an Islamic terrorist group that believes northern politics has been seized by a group of corrupt, false Muslims.

It was founded by Mohammed Yusuf in 2002, the group was led by Abubakar Shekau from 2009 until his death in 2021.

When the group was first formed, their main goal was to “purify” Islam in northern Nigeria, believing jihad should be delayed until the group was strong enough to overthrow the Nigerian government.

The group has been known for its brutality, and since the insurgency started in 2009, Boko Haram has killed tens of thousands of people, in frequent attacks against the police, armed forces and civilians.

It has displaced 2.3 million from their homes and was during part of the mid 2010s the ’s deadliest terror group according to the Global Terrorism Index.

Nigerian Government

Terrorism is the unlawful use of violence and intimidation, especially against civilians, in the pursuit of political aims.

So I Nigerian government is on this table.


The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) is a Biafran separatist organization in Nigeria.

Its main aim is to restore an independent state of Biafra in the Old Eastern Region of Nigeria, comprising mainly of today’s South-East and South-South Regions of Nigeria; and also parts of the Middle Belt states of Nigeria such as Benue State and Kogi State, through an independence referendum.

The group was founded in 2012 by Nnamdi Kanu, a British Nigerian political activist known for his prominent advocacy of the contemporary Biafran independence movement.

In September 2017 the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) was declared a militant terrorist organisation by Nigerian government. Also a number of IPOB senior members have been arrested, including the IPOB leader Nnamdi Kanu.


Fulani herdsmen or Fulani pastoralists are nomadic or semi-nomadic Fulani people whose primary occupation is raising livestock.

Theherdsmen are found in countries such as Nigeria, Niger, Senegal, Guinea, Mauritania, Mali, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Benin, Côte d’Ivoire, and Cameroon.

You may want to know the common cause of conflict Fulani herders and local farmers in Nigeria?

==Limited resources, climate change, and scarcity of land have fueled conflict between farmers and cattle herders from Nigeria’s middle belt. Clashes between the two groups killed more than 4,000 within a two-year period

The Islamic State’s West Africa Province(ISWAP) is a militant group and administrative division of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, a Salafi jihadist militant group and unrecognised proto-state.

Is Iswap & Boko Haram The Same?

The group fractured in 2016, however, and ISWAP and Boko Haram are now separate groups. The name “Boko Haram” is usually translated as “Western education is forbidden”.

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