Tag: Al-Qaeda

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqApril 22, 2021

Presidency’s response to #PantamiMustGo: And democracy went into coma | The #YNaijaCover

Never do anything against conscience even if the state demands it. – Albert Einstein 8:27pm. Thursday, 22nd April 2021. The evening ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqApril 16, 2021

#PantamiResign: Haunting shadow for embattled Communications Minister or…? | #YNaijaCover

I once heard a famous preacher say: “Yesterday is in the tomb, tomorrow is in the womb, today is in ...

Michael IsaacAugust 6, 2020

When will the Nigerian government act against the possible infiltration of Al-Qaeda and ISIS?

A wave of fear has been looming on social media this morning, and it has to do with the possible planned ...

EditorAugust 16, 2017

Al-Qaeda urges followers to derail trains in Britain

by Adedotun Michael In its latest effort, Al-Qaeda has urged its supporters in Britain to derail a train, thereby causing ...

AzeezAugust 1, 2017

Osama Bin Laden’s son, Hamza to take-over Al-Qaeda

Hamza Bin Laden, the son of late Osama Bin Laden, is expected to take-over Al-Qaeda, a terrorist organisation. Hamza who ...

EditorMay 26, 2017

YNaija Analysis: The Libyan connection in the Manchester concert bombing

by Mark Amaza Salman Abedi, the culprit of a horrific bombing of a concert by American pop singer Ariana Grande ...

ItunuoluwaMay 23, 2017

US Forces raid kills 7 al-Qaeda fighters in Yemen

by Itunuoluwa Adebo Seven al-Qaeda militants were killed,Tuesday, during the raid of an al-Qaeda compound by US Special forces in ...

ToluJanuary 6, 2017

Who is Hamza Bin Laden? | The Crown Prince of terror and future leader of Al Qaeda

There’s hardly any need for introduction. Hamza Bin Laden is the son of Osama Bin Laden, the founder of Islamist ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 13, 2014

N4.3 billion! Boko Haram is the 10th richest terrorist group in the world

by Damilola Jagun   According to a Forbes Israel report, “to finance their operations, terrorist groups often end up operating as ...

Isime EseneNovember 9, 2014

@realFFK: The critical role of religion in Nigerian politics

by Femi Fani-Kayode They should tell General Theophilius Yakubu Danjuma, the greatest and most respected general in the history of the ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 28, 2014

One ‘foreign expert’ like that is telling us what we already know about politicians and Boko Haram (READ)

by Kolapo Olapoju Dr Stephen Davis, an Australian based international adviser has revealed that the operations of Islamic terrorist sect, ...

May 29, 2014

For the record: Full text of Pres. Goodluck Jonathan’s Democracy Day 2014 broadcast (READ)

Fellow Nigerians, 1. I greet and felicitate with you all, today, as we mark 15 years of uninterrupted democratic governance ...

March 9, 2014

Monsters: Al Qaeda militants kill ‘US spy’, hang his body on goal post (GRAPHIC IMAGES)

by Adeola Balogun A man accused of being a spy for the United States of America has been shot dead ...

February 1, 2014

#BelieveItOrNot: This 4-YEAR-OLD is already a member of Al Qaeda terrorist group (WATCH)

by ‘Jola Sotubo Shocking revelations have emerged of child soldiers being used to fight the deadly war in Syria which ...

November 15, 2013

Al-Qaeda rebels apologise for cutting off head of wrong person (PICTURED)

  Militant Islamist rebels in Syria linked to al-Qaeda have asked for “understanding and forgiveness” for cutting off and putting ...

November 13, 2013

CNN report: Finally, US govt to designate Boko Haram as terrorist group

by Adeola Balogun The United States of America has reached a decision to officially recognize Nigerian sect, Boko Haram, as ...

September 22, 2013

Somali terrorist group, Al-Shabab claims responsibility for Kenya’s deadly attack

A senior figure in the Somali militant group al-Shabab has told the BBC it carried out a deadly attack on ...

August 29, 2013

Terrorism: U.S charges Nigerian for aiding al-Qaeda

by Adeola Balogun A Nigerian man has become a subject of prosecution under American law after being accused of aiding ...

June 12, 2013

Boko Haram crisis: 6,000 flee to Niger, Nigerians living under trees – UNHCR report

by Rachel Ogbu About 6,000 people including the elderly, women and children have been reported displaced following the military onslaught ...

June 11, 2013

Barbaric: Syrian boy shot dead in front of his parents for ‘insulting the Prophet’

Members of an Al Qaeda-linked Islamist group in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo executed a 15-year-old boy in front ...

June 4, 2013

Terrorism: US puts $7 million bounty on Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau

by Akan Ido The United States yesterday placed a $7m bounty on the leader of the Boko Haram Islamic sect, ...

May 26, 2013

It gets worse: New terror group emerges [DETAILS]

As the country grapples with the terror activities of the fundamentalist Boko Haram sect, another terror group, Movement for Oneness ...

March 21, 2013

Terrorism: Al-Qaeda member charged in US for failed bombing plot in Nigeria

by Chi Ibe The United States has charged Ibrahim Suleiman Adnan Adam Harun for allegedly planning to bomb the US ...

February 6, 2013

Review: Why I disliked ‘Zero Dark Thirty’

by Abdulnasir Imam Basically, this is a one-sided story told from the CIA’s perspective (so you know they’re the good ...

January 5, 2013

Terrorism: Nigerian security agencies get set to answer the JAMBS question

by Akan Ido The Nigerian security apparatus which, according to observers, have so far proved inadequate to protect the lives ...

November 9, 2012

Opinion: The matter of senators and terrorists

by Theophilus Ilevbare Our democracy must be nurtured in peace and tolerance, dialogue with the Boko Haram should be embraced ...

June 12, 2012

Al’Qaeda franchise group blames death of German hostage on his home country

  by Tolu Orekoya The North African Al’Qaeda branch Al’Qaeda in the Islamic Mahgreb (AQIM) posted a statement online on Monday ...

March 16, 2012

“More deadly, more sophisticated, more effective” – Al-Qaeda blamed for increase in African bombings

by Lekan Olanrewaju Al-Qaeda has been named responsible for the increase in bombings in Nigeria, as well as Kenya and ...

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