United States President, Barack Obama have stressed that only fair and transparent elections will guarantee a true democratic process in Nigeria. Obama made his comment via a video posted on Monday on the White House official website. The US President, who also called for the safe rescue of the more than 200 kidnapped Chibok girls… Read More Barack Obama Speaks To Nigeria About The General Election This Saturday
President Idriss Deby of Chad on Wednesday called on Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, to surrender or face death. Derby told a news conference in N’djamena, that he knows the whereabouts of Shekau, who, according to him, was sighted in Dikwa , a village in Borno State two days ago. “Abubakar Shekau must surrender. We… Read More “Surrender or face death”, Chadian President warns Boko Haram Leader, Shekau
President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday condemned what he called the reversion by the terrorist group, Boko Haram, to the bombing of soft targets in parts of Nigeria in the wake of the ongoing recovery by Nigerian troops and their multinational allies of areas formerly controlled by the sect. In a statement by his Special Adviser… Read More President Jonathan condemns Kano, Potiskum bombings and promised that Boko Haram leader will be captured
Troops involved in the ongoing counter-terrorism operation in the North-East have arrested a number of terrorists who disguised as women in Baga, Borno State. Baga, the headquarters of the Multi-National Joint Task Force, was captured by the insurgents in January but was recaptured by the Special Forces on Saturday. The Director of Defence Information, Maj.… Read More Nigeria Military arrests Boko Haram fighters disguised as women
Five victims of the Boko Haram attacks living in the Internally Displaced Persons’ camp in Maiduguri, Borno State, have been diagnosed with HIV/AIDS.
Forty youths have been abducted in Borno State by Boko Haram insurgents who resorted to deceit to trap their victims. And the abduction was effected in the presence of many parents who watched helplessly as their children were taken away by the armed men. The insurgents had stormed Malari village in Damboa Local Government area… Read More Boko Haram abducts 40 youths in Borno
Suspected Boko Haram Islamists on Thursday opened fire in a church in Nigeria’s restive northeast, killing the pastor and his two children before setting fire to the building and fleeing, the military said. Boko Haram, which has said it is fighting to create an Islamic state in mainly Muslim northern Nigeria, has repeatedly attacked churches… Read More Pastor, two kids killed as Boko Haram Islamists open Fire in Church