Nigeria Govt Struggles With Terrorists as Boko Haram Kills Seven in Borno

Boko Haram insurgents on Wednesday night burnt down three villages in Konduga Local Government Area of Borno, in an attack that left at least seven people dead.

Nigeria Govt Struggles With Terrorists as Boko Haram Kills Seven in Borno

By Agency Reporter Boko Haram insurgents on Wednesday night burnt down three villages in Konduga Local Government Area of Borno, in an attack that left at least seven people dead. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) gathered that the insurgents attacked and set Wanori, Kaleri and Amarwa villages on fire in a two hour operation […]

New Video: Boko Haram kills kidnapped health worker, threatens to kill Leah Sheabu – Punch Newspaper

Boko Haram has killed one of the health workers kidnapped from Kala-Balge, Borno State, Saifura Khorsa, a midwife with the International Committee of Red Cross.

New Video: Boko Haram kills kidnapped health worker, threatens to kill Leah Sheabu – Punch Newspaper

Boko Haram has killed one of the health workers kidnapped from Kala-Balge, Borno State, Saifura Khorsa, a midwife with the International Committee of Red Cross. In a video seen by an online newspaper, The Cable, the deceased who was wearing a white hijab was shot from behind. The sect also threatened to kill Hauwa Liman and […]

Sant Egidio condemns Jos Killings

Sant Egidio condemns Jos Killings

By David Effe A faith-based organization known as Community of Sant’Egidio has again condemned the rising spate of killings in the country, especially the recent killing of at least eight people in two villages in Barkin-Ladi LGA of Plateau State even as it called on the government to tackle the issue of herdsmen killing in […]

Boko Haram top leader arrested

The Nigerian Army has announced the arrest of a wanted Boko Haram suspect, Maje Lawan, at Banki, Borno.

Boko Haram top leader arrested

By Agency Reporter The Nigerian Army has announced the arrest of a wanted Boko Haram suspect, Maje Lawan, at Banki, Borno. According to a statement by Texas Chukwu, the army spokesman, the suspect is believed to be number 96 on the wanted list earlier published by the army. Mr Chukwu, a brigadier general, said Mr […]

Dapchi Girls: Christian girl Leah Sharibu abandoned by Nigerian government

Leah Sharibu, one of the girls who was kidnapped by the dreaded Boko Haram in Dapchi, has been abandoned in captivity by the Nigerian government.

Dapchi Girls: Christian girl Leah Sharibu abandoned by Nigerian government

By Ehi Ekhator Leah Sharibu, one of the girls who was kidnapped by the dreaded Boko Haram in Dapchi, has been abandoned in captivity by the Nigerian government. The Federal Government of Nigeria negotiated the release of the girls but Boko Haram withheld Leah over her refusal to renounce her Christian faith. On 19 February 2018, […]

Herdsmen’s Attack: You can only have ancestral attachment alive – Femi Adesina

Amnesty Internation had last week accused the Nigerian government of instigating the crisis rocking the herdsmen and the farmers in the far north.

Herdsmen’s Attack: You can only have ancestral attachment alive – Femi Adesina

Amnesty Internation had last week accused the Nigerian government of instigating the crisis rocking the herdsmen and the farmers in the far north. The government claimed innocence of the accusation by AI, however, the Presidential aide, Femi Adesina on Wednesday said the people will not be concerned about ancestral attachment to their land if they […]

Nigerian troups, Civilian JTF rescue 148 persons from Boko Haram captive

Troops of 21 Brigade supported by members of the Civilian Joint Task Force deployed in Operation Lafiya Dole to conduct Counter terrorism and Counter insurgency operations in the North East have rescued 148 civilians held hostage by Boko Haram terrorists in Modu

Nigerian troups, Civilian JTF rescue 148 persons from Boko Haram captive

Troops of 21 Brigade supported by members of the Civilian Joint Task Force deployed in Operation Lafiya Dole to conduct Counter terrorism and Counter insurgency operations in the North East have rescued 148 civilians held hostage by Boko Haram terrorists in Modu Kinetic, a remote village in Bama Local Government Area of Borno state. This […]

Many killed as 2 suicide bombers detonate bomb in Adamawa mosque

Dozens of people were killed on Tuesday when two suicide bombers detonated their explosives at a mosque and a market in Mubi, northeast Nigeria, residents said.

Many killed as 2 suicide bombers detonate bomb in Adamawa mosque

Dozens of people were killed on Tuesday when two suicide bombers detonated their explosives at a mosque and a market in Mubi, northeast Nigeria, residents said. “We have evacuated dozens of dead and injured people to the hospital and the rescue operation is still ongoing,” local volunteer Habu Saleh told AFP. A medical source at […]

Dapchi Rescue and the Nemesis of Propaganda

Let me congratulate parents of abducted Dapchi secondary school girls recently returned after weeks of adoption. I must congratulate security operatives for their consistent absence when the girls were taken and returned Let me also congratulate the federal

Dapchi Rescue and the Nemesis of Propaganda

By Israel A. Ebije Let me congratulate parents of abducted Dapchi secondary school girls recently returned after weeks of adoption. I must congratulate security operatives for their consistent absence when the girls were taken and returned Let me also congratulate the federal government for successful hostage negotiation, where millions in alien currencies were allegedly paid and ‘just’ a few […]

SERAP Writes Buhari, Warns Against Granting Amnesty To Boko Haram

A civil society group, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari urging him to “drop the proposed policy to grant amnesty to members of the Boko Haram terrorist group in the interests of justice, as any amnesty programme for the group would be counter-productive, and constitute impunity for their members, which can only continue to undermine peace and stability in the country.”

SERAP Writes Buhari, Warns Against Granting Amnesty To Boko Haram

A civil society group, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari urging him to “drop the proposed policy to grant amnesty to members of the Boko Haram terrorist group in the interests of justice, as any amnesty programme for the group would be counter-productive, and constitute impunity […]

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