Category Archives: Terrorism
Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered an investigation on the damages caused by the clashes between the Fulani herdsmen and farmers in the country by ordering the assessment of the extent of damage done to communities and areas affected by the violent clashes between herdsmen and farmers in some parts of the country. Read the rest of this entry
A Junior Secondary School Student, whose name is Atoo Aondoana has been arrested by the Nigerian Police Force in Benue State for an alleged involvement in an armed robbery activity along Makurdi-Alaide highway of the state. Read the rest of this entry
During the fracas that broke out at the APC governorship rally in Okrika Rivers state yesterday Feb. 17th, a Channels TV Senior correspondent Charles Eruka was stabbed in the neck by some hoodlums. Narrating what happened in an interview with Channels TV, Eruka said the hoodlums stabbed him while he was struggling to keep his phone which they wanted to take from him. Read the rest of this entry
Pres. Jonathan Promises to Create 8 Million Jobs in 4 Years as Buhari Promises Improved Security and Economy if Elected as President!
President Goodluck Jonathan has promised Nigerians that he will create 8 million jobs for the youths in the next four years if he is re-elected as the President of Nigeria.
He made this revelation while addressing Nigerians at the PDP presidential rally in Abeokuta, which was held at MKO Abiola International Stadium, Read the rest of this entry
President Goodluck Jonathan has openly condemned the destruction of his campaign buses, yesterday 10th January in Jos, which was vandalized and burnt by some unidentified group. The presidential spokesperson, Mr. Reuben Abati tweeted Mr. President’s comments on the incident. See below: Read the rest of this entry
A female suicide bomber said to be about 10 years old blew herself up killing at least 10 others at the popular Maiduguri poultry market in Borno state around 12.30pm today. A military source who confirmed the explosion said the little girl strapped herself with explosives that were so heavy that after it exploded, flung her body 500m away from the scene. Read the rest of this entry
The state capital of Yobe State, Damaturu which was under attack last night, as gunshots and explosions rocked different parts of the town. According to reports; the attack started around 6:00 pm at Gujba Road.
A team of hunters lunched attack on the insurgents last Tuesday when they killed some and recovered arms and ammunition during the evening raid. Ali Goni, who is a resident at Nyanya, said security forces had Read the rest of this entry
BBC has reported that over 2000 people may have been killed by Boko Haram militants in a fresh attack on Baga town in Borno state yesterday January 7th. A state official in Borno state, Musa Alhaji Bukar told BBC that bodies lay scattered on Baga streets and that the whole town has been destroyed. On Saturday, a military base was run over by the sect members in Baga town. Read the rest of this entry
According to reports, a car bomb which exploded outside a police college in Yemen’s capital Sanaa, killed at least 38 people. According to a police sources, on Wednesday, a dozen of people were wounded in the explosion which was targeted at the centre of Houthi fighters near the police academy officers’ club. Read the rest of this entry
APC has said that they will not hesitate to form a parallel government if the general elections holding in February this year 2015 is rigged and that they will congratulate President Goodluck Jonathan if the elections are free and fair. See statement below:
As a party, we assure you that we will congratulate president Goodluck Jonathan and his party, PDP if our presidential candidate and party are defeated in free and fair elections, and we will not go to court. Read the rest of this entry
Sahara Reporters reports that Boko Haram militants may have kidnapped 18 female soldiers in Baga in Borno State. Report below:
Two sources told SaharaReporters that, out of 26 female soldiers posted to the military base of the Multinational Joint Task Force, only eight have so far been accounted for. The commander of the troops in the area, Colonel Kuti, has also not been found since the insurgents attacked the town on Saturday. Residents of Baga told our reporters that Boko Haram insurgents invaded their town and killed at least 55 people, including soldiers attached to MNJTF.
A report from a Cameronian investigative journalist, Etahoben, members of Boko Haram are currently engaging Cameroonian soldiers in a gun battle at Doublé and Magdeme communities, up north in Cameroon. The sect members killed a Cameroonian soldier and injured three others during a gun battle in Waza-Mora, Cameroon yesterday morning. Read the rest of this entry
The 13-year-old suicide bomber who was arrested has told her own side of the story. She says she did it under duress, after her parents dropped her at the Boko Haram Camp. According to the Nigerian Tribune, she was arrested in a hospital where she was being treated after a commercial tricycle operator alerted security agents that a female suicide bomber dropped an unknown exhibit in his tricycle. The security agents, who immediately swooped into action, subsequently arrested her. Read the rest of this entry