31 B’Haram Militants Surrender in Niger Republic

31 B’Haram Militants Surrender in Niger Republic Members of the dreaded Boko Haram sect apparently fleeing from superior fire power from Nigeria’s military have reportedly surrendered to authorities in south neighbouring Niger Republic. Writing on his twitter handle on Tuesday, Mohamed Bazoum, Niger’s Interior Minister “thirty-one young people from Diffa, who were enrolled a few […]

War On Terrorism Not Won Until Buhari Rescues Abducted Chibok Girls – NLC

War On Terrorism Not Won Until Buhari Rescues Abducted Chibok Girls – NLC

Chris Steven, Abuja Nigeria Labour Congress(NLC) has said the Federal Government cannot effectively lay claims to have won the battle against terrorism in the country,unless it successfully rescues the 219 Chibok girls,abducted by the Boko Haram sect. The Labour’s body recalled that it was exactly two years since the girls were criminally abducted from their […]

School Bombing: Yobe Govt. Closes Schools

Following the suicide attack at the Government Science Secondary School in Potiskum, the Yobe Government has closed down all public and private schools in the state. The Monday attack at the school had claimed 48 lives and injured 79 others. The state Commissioner for Education, Muhammad Lamin, said in Damaturu on Tuesday that the closure […]

We'll Use More Force In Fight Against Boko Haram – Jonathan

The Federal Government has said it would no longer treat the terror groups, terrorising Nigeria, with kid’s glove. President Goodluck Jonathan who said this on Thursday in Windhoek, Namibian, at bilateral talks with President Hifikepunye Pohamba, said that the Federal Government had decided to be more forceful in curtailing the activities of the Boko Haram […]

Offensive Against Boko Haram Effective – Military

The renewed offensive against Islamist insurgents in Nigeria’s North-East is yielding dividends, the Defence Headquarters said on Thursday. Following an upsurge in attacks by Boko Haram in the area, the Military high command approved a new offensive that began with the hideouts and operational bases of the sect the main target. “The military is operating […]