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Boko Haram attacks military post, kills 16 soldiers, abducts some

Boko Haram attacks military post, kills 16 soldiers, abducts some

Dozens of suspected members of Boko Haram sect on Tuesday June 24th carried out a deadly attack on a military post in Bulabulin Ngaura in Damboa LGA...
Update on Emab Plaza bombing, 21 confirmed dead, 17 injured

Update on Emab Plaza bombing, 21 confirmed dead, 17 injured

The Nigeria Police Force Public Relations Officer, Frank Mba, has confirmed that 21 people died this afternoon when a bomb went off at the very busy E...
Military Troops Kill 70 Boko Haram Members In Borno Air Raid

Military Troops Kill 70 Boko Haram Members In Borno Air Raid

Over 70 suspected Boko Haram terrorists, who participated in separate attacks on Chuha I, Chuha II and Korogilim villages of Chibok Local Government A...
3 Al Jazeera Journalists Sentenced 7 Years In Egypt For ‘Spreading False News’

3 Al Jazeera Journalists Sentenced 7 Years In Egypt For ‘Spreading False News’

After spending nearly six months behind bars in Egypt, three Al Jazeera journalists accused of spreading false news and conspiring with the Muslim Bro...
See the faces & names of some of the kidnapped Chibok girls

See the faces & names of some of the kidnapped Chibok girls

Here are the faces and names of some of the school girls kidnapped on April 14th in the Chibok community in Borno state by Boko Haram men. Photos rele...
Boko Haram Overrun 8 Borno, Adamawa Communities, Scores Dead

Boko Haram Overrun 8 Borno, Adamawa Communities, Scores Dead

At least, no fewer than 8 communities and villages bordering Cameroon Republic, Gwoza, Askira Cuba Local Government Areas of Borno state and Madagali,...
Liechtenstein To Return $227 Million Abacha’s Loot To Nigeria

Liechtenstein To Return $227 Million Abacha’s Loot To Nigeria

Liechtenstein said Wednesday it would return 167 million euros ($227 million) to Nigeria, ending a drawn-out battle by the African country to recover ...
Mastermind Of Benghazi 2012 Attack On US Consulate Captured Without A Single Shot Fired

Mastermind Of Benghazi 2012 Attack On US Consulate Captured Without A Single Shot Fired

The alleged mastermind of the 2012 Benghazi attack, Ahmed Abu Khatallah was captured over the weekend without a single shot fired, U.S officials have ...
‘Boko Haram plans to bomb Abuja with petrol tankers’ – SSS

‘Boko Haram plans to bomb Abuja with petrol tankers’ – SSS

The SSS today Wednesday June 18 said the Boko Haram sect is planning to bomb Abuja with petrol tankers within the next few days. The Coordinator of th...
Okechukwu Ofili: How Will Sanusi As Emir Of Kano Impact 2015? The Numbers Say In NO WAY (READ)

Okechukwu Ofili: How Will Sanusi As Emir Of Kano Impact 2015? The Numbers Say In NO WAY (READ)

So this Sunday we all woke up to the news that Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Ado Bayero sorry wrong Sanusi …  PDP God is watching you o! So this Sunday we all...
See Boko Haram Members Killed During Battle With The Nigerian Military

See Boko Haram Members Killed During Battle With The Nigerian Military

This was posted by the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to President Goodluck Jonathan, Reuben Abati on instagram. “@abati1990 : Some of ...
20 women reportedly kidnapped in Borno, as military foils another attack, kills 50 militants

20 women reportedly kidnapped in Borno, as military foils another attack, kills 50 militants

A member of the Vigilante Group of Nigeria, Alhaji Tar who spoke with Sahara Reporters, said the women were kidnapped along with three men who were ...
BREAKING NEWS: Kano Residents Protest Over Selection Of Sanusi As New Emir

BREAKING NEWS: Kano Residents Protest Over Selection Of Sanusi As New Emir

Protests have erupted over the selection of former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Sanusi Lamido Sanusi as the new Emir of Kano. Irate...
BOKO HARAM: They arrived, slaughtered 400 anBOKO HARAM: They arrived, slaughtered 400 and left unchallenged – Gwoza Vigilanted left unchallenged – Gwoza Vigilante

BOKO HARAM: They arrived, slaughtered 400 anBOKO HARAM: They arrived, slaughtered 400 and left unchallenged – Gwoza Vigilanted left unchallenged – Gwoza Vigilante

At least 400 people have been slaughtered in recent attacks in Borno State, witnesses and residents claimed yesterday. The attackers wore military uni...
Boko Haram attack is because GEJ won an election – Okupe

Boko Haram attack is because GEJ won an election – Okupe

Senior Special Adviser to President Jonathan on Public Affairs, Dr Doyin Okupe was a guest on BBC's Hardtalk this morning where he spoke about the i...
Boko Haram kills nine during church service

Boko Haram kills nine during church service

Suspected members of Boko Haram on Sunday stormed a   church     in Attagara, Gwoza Local Government Area of Borno State and killed nine worshippers. ...
Sudanese woman sentenced to death for apostasy ‘to be freed’

Sudanese woman sentenced to death for apostasy ‘to be freed’

The Sudanese Government today said it will free Mariam Ibrahim, the Sudanese woman sentenced to death by hanging for denouncing her Islamic religion. ...
Boko Haram men overwhelm vigilantes in Kalabalge, kill 40 villagers

Boko Haram men overwhelm vigilantes in Kalabalge, kill 40 villagers

Armed Boko Haram terrorists yesterday attacked Kalabalge, a community in Borno where vigilantes had recently repelled an attack by members of the extr...
Press release: Terrorist attack on 3 Emirs’ convoy in Borno today

Press release: Terrorist attack on 3 Emirs’ convoy in Borno today

Below is the official press release on the terrorist attack on three Borno Emirs' convoy this morning, posted by Presidential Spokesperson, Reuben Aba...
JUST IN: 4 Chibok Schoolgirls Released By Boko Haram

JUST IN: 4 Chibok Schoolgirls Released By Boko Haram

Another four of the girls of Government Secondary School, Chibok in Borno abducted by the Boko Haram sect have been released. This was made known by ...
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