Tag: terrorism

RoqeebahMay 27, 2017

Trump’s cute Ramadan message is another proof of how clueless he is

It’s either that or someone in the White House Office of the Press Secretary needs to be sanctioned. Today is the ...

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 25, 2017

UK Police “furious” over US information leak |To stop sharing information about Manchester attack

BBC reports that UK police officials are furious about the leak of photographs showing debris  from the site of the ...

ItunuoluwaMay 24, 2017

Trump arrives Brussels for NATO summit with 28 world leaders

President Donald Trump, who is on his first foreign trip as president of the United States, arrived Brussels for the ...

Op-ed EditorMay 22, 2017

Peregrino Brimah: Right of reply | Evidence that GEJ recovered most towns from Boko Haram before Buhari

by Peregrino Brimah In an attempted rebuttal of my recent article, “Jonathan defeated Boko Haram while Buhari mopped up,” a ...

Op-ed EditorMay 17, 2017

Peregrino Brimah: Intricate Details of Buhari’s Deal With Boko Haram

by Peregrino Brimah Have you seen “Pepper,” real name, Abubakar Adamu? He is a Boko Haram terror mastermind who was “just ...

Op-ed EditorMay 15, 2017

Peregrino Brimah: The unsung heroes who saved our children from death at the University of Maiduguri

by Peregrino Brimah According to TheCable, around 1 am on Saturday, “a male and female suicide bomber struck at the ...

Op-ed EditorMay 12, 2017

Opinion: Chibok girls- trading one form of captivity for another

by Raymond Inkabi MAY 11, 2017 ABUJA, Nigeria – It is about noon in Chibok, north eastern Nigeria, with the ...

ItunuoluwaMay 9, 2017

United States to increase number of deployed troops to Afghanistan

by Itunuoluwa Adebo The final proposals for a planned troop increase in Afghanistan are expected to cross President Donald Trump’s ...

Op-ed EditorMay 8, 2017

#Chibokgirlstracker: Release of 82 Chibok girls- the end justifies the means

by Usman Alabi No one saw it coming –perhaps those involved did. But it is not an understatement to say ...

Op-ed EditorMay 8, 2017

Peregrino Brimah: Chibok girls release- A mixed blessing

by Peregrino Brimah SaharaReporters broke the news that 82 Chibok girls abducted by Boko Haram over 3 years ago had been freed in a ...

Op-ed EditorMay 8, 2017

The Thread: Boko Haram may have released the Chibok girls but they are not free

On Saturday, the presidency confirmed the release of the Chibok girls from Boko Haram to major national and international buzz ...

Op-ed EditorMay 7, 2017

Meet Mercy and Patience- The 2 Chibok girls who escaped from Boko Haram

On the 14th of April 2014, the terrorist group, Boko Haram, that had been the North-East region of Nigeria,  abducted over ...

Op-ed EditorMay 7, 2017

The Thread: Senator Shehu Sani shares more information on the Chibok girls return

The Federal government of Nigeria has confirmed reports which circulated in the media space yesterday that more Chibok girls had been ...

Op-ed EditorMay 7, 2017

The Thread: “It’s real” “It’s a fact” | Presidency confirms release of 82 Chibok girls and Nigerians are overjoyed

It’s been 3 years since the Chibok girls- over 300 of them- were abducted from their classrooms by the terrorist ...

ItunuoluwaMay 2, 2017

US state department issues travel alert for citizens heading to Europe

by Itunuoluwa Adebo The US State Department has issued a travel alert for its citizens going to Europe, in the ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 25, 2017

Nigerian terrorists collaborating with ISIS – Osinbajo

by Dolapo Adelana Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday said Nigeria was aware that terrorists operating within the country are working ...

AzeezApril 22, 2017

How my experience in Bangladesh helped in fight against Boko Haram – Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai has said the lessons he learnt from the Bangladesh National Defence had ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 18, 2017

Boko Haram kill 5 soldiers in Borno

by Dolapo Adelana Boko Haram fighters have reportedly killed five Nigerian soldiers, injuring five others in a raid on a ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 2, 2017

3 suicide bombers killed in Maiduguri

by Dolapo Adelana Three suspected Boko Haram suicide bombers died in the early hours of Sunday morning, Premium Times reports. The ...

AzeezApril 1, 2017

Osinbajo relaunched Nigeria’s economy – French Prime Minister

The French government has promised to assist Nigeria in its fight against terrorism. French Prime Minister, Bernard Cazeneuve, made the ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 28, 2017

BREAKING: Shekau still alive – Defence minister

by Dolapo Adelana The Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali says leader of the Boko Haram sect, Abubakar Shekau, is still ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 23, 2017

Army rescues 605 women and children from Sambisa

by Dolapo Adelana The Nigeria Army says it has rescued an additional 605 women and children during its operation in ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 19, 2017

7 persons killed in Maiduguri bomb blast

by Dolapo Adelana Seven persons were killed on Saturday night in suicide attacks in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. The ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 17, 2017

BREAKING: Boko Haram leader, Shekau threatens world leaders in new video

by Dolapo Adelana Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, has appeared in a new video released on Friday, Premium Times reports. ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 15, 2017

6 killed as 4 female suicide bombers attack Borno

by Dolapo Adelana Two men were killed early Wednesday when four female suicide bombers detonated explosive devices at Usmanti along ...

AzeezMarch 14, 2017

Boko Haram factional leader, Al-Barnawi remanded in custody

by Azeez Adeniyi Leader of Boko Haram splinter group Ansaru Khalid al-Barnawi on Tuesday appeared in court in Abuja, Guardian ...

Op-ed EditorMarch 8, 2017

Opinion: Ibrahim Dankwambo’s Gombe as the miracle of the savannah (Pt 2)

by Jude Ndukwe See part 1 here In addition, the State’s irrigation farming project located at Mangoro Kaba in the ...

Op-ed EditorMarch 7, 2017

Opinion: Ibrahim Dankwambo’s Gombe as the miracle of the savannah (Pt 1)

by Jude Ndukwe Gombe State as one of the States in the country that has had its own fair share ...

Op-ed EditorMarch 6, 2017

The Thread: If GEJ really rejected Britain’s help to rescue the Chibok girls, he was right

Nigeria has been taking a beating from the foreign media- CNBC, The Economist, New York Times, to mention a few. ...

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