Tag: terrorists

Oludolapo AdelanaJuly 3, 2018

#YNaijaSays: President Buhari’s social media ‘advisors’ should blame the killer herdsmen not the media

We know you are paid to work for the presidency, but when it comes to certain things, like the loss ...

AzeezJanuary 28, 2018

The Big 5: Boko Haram terrorists sighted in Sambisa Forest, NEMA in fraud scandal, and other top stories

These are the top five stories from Nigeria that you should be monitoring today. The Nigerian Army has said Boko ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 26, 2017

Troops repel attack by suspected Boko Haram insurgents

Nigeria’s Army said it repelled an attack on Monday by suspected Boko Haram insurgents in Maiduguri. Maj. General Nicholas Rogers, ...

AzeezDecember 3, 2017

Terrorists have threatened to attack Abuja | US, UK warn citizens

The United States and British  governments have warned their citizens to stay away from Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, over alleged threats ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 11, 2017

40 Boko Haram terrorists have indicated willingness to surrender – NSCDC

The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Borno, says about 40 members of the insurgent group, Boko Haram, want ...

EditorOctober 10, 2017

[The Activism Blog] HURIWA urges Buhari to declare armed herdsmen as terrorists

A pro-democracy and non-governmental organisation, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to declare armed ...

AzeezOctober 6, 2017

Why IPOB members should not be regarded as terrorists – Ooni

The Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Ogunwusi has said members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) should not be regarded ...

AzeezSeptember 25, 2017

How Nigerians are used as terrorists in Libya – Shehu Sani

Senator representing Kaduna Central and Vice Chairman, Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs, Shehu Sani, has said Nigerians are bring used as ...

AzeezSeptember 23, 2017

What we will do to IPOB members if they hold rallies or protests – Police

The Nigeria Police Force has said it would arrest and prosecute members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) if ...

AzeezSeptember 21, 2017

The next step in fashioning the narrative of IPOB as terrorists

by Alexander O. Onukwue By naming certain countries as being complicit in the prosperity of IPOB, the Nigerian Government wishes ...

AzeezSeptember 21, 2017

Air Force destroys more Boko Haram structures

The Nigerian Air Force on Thursday said it has concluded its operation in Borno, after destroying more structures belonging to ...

AzeezSeptember 21, 2017

Why Fulani herdsmen are not terrorists – Garba Shehu

Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu has said killer Fulani herdsmen are criminals but ...

AzeezSeptember 9, 2017

How we stopped terrorists from attacking Abuja, six other states – DSS

The Department of State Services (DSS) on Saturday said suspected terrorists planned to conduct shootings and suicide bombings on selected ...

AzeezSeptember 8, 2017

Boko Haram’s alleged computer specialists, herbalist arrested

Two alleged Boko Haram computer specialists and a herbalist have been remanded in prison custody by a Lokoja Chief Magistrate ...

AzeezSeptember 4, 2017

Troops neutralise Boko Haram terrorists in Borno

Troops of the Mobile Strike Force deployed to the Operation Lafiya Dole, on Monday neutralised Boko Haram insurgents. Director, Army ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 11, 2017

DSS arrests Boko Haram cell leader, kidnappers of German, others

As part of efforts to consolidate efforts to degrade, contain and deter the activities of terrorists and insurgents, kidnappers and ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 10, 2017

Airforce releases aerial video of attack on Boko Haram

The Nigerian Airforce (NAF) has released a video of ambush which has been known to be the main base of ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 7, 2017

Troops kill 13 Boko Haram terrorists

The Nigerian Army, Operation Lafiya Dole, reportedly killed over 13 terrorists on Saturday in various areas in Borno and Adamawa ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 5, 2017

Boko Haram will forever remain technically defeated – Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai has said that the Boko Haram insurgents will forever remain technically ...

AzeezAugust 4, 2017

Fake news now influences outcome of elections – Osinbajo

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has said with advances in technology, Nigeria has to adjust its realities. Osinbajo said this at ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 29, 2017

8 killed, 14 injured in bomb attack in Borno

About eight persons were killed and 14 others injured in Friday night suicide bomb attack in Dikwa Local Government Area ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 29, 2017

Boko Haram releases video of helpless UNIMAID staff

The terrorist group Boko Haram have released a video footage of the staff members of the University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID), and ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 27, 2017

48 corpses of soldiers, NNPC, JTF officials killed in Boko Haram attacks arrive Maiduguri

Corpses of 18 Soldiers, 15 Civilian JTF, 5 university staff and 4 NNPC drivers, killed by Boko Haram terrorists during an ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 25, 2017

Army arrests fleeing Boko Haram Terrorists in Yobe

Troops of 233 Battalion, 27 Task Force Brigade of Operation LAFIYA DOLE  On Monday July 25, in conjunction with vigilantes ...

AzeezJuly 25, 2017

Army arrests 4 fleeing Boko Haram terrorists in Yobe

The Army said it has arrested four fleeing Boko Haram terrorists at Kurnari village and Nayinawa in Yobe. According to a ...

EditorJuly 24, 2017

Peregrino Brimah: Impeachable – Did the National Assembly assent Buhari’s Amnesty Program for Boko Haram terrorists?

by Peregrino Brimah In the news, the Nigerian army announced the transfer of a further 43 surrendered Boko Haram terrorists to ...

AzeezJuly 22, 2017

Troops capture injured Boko Haram terrorist

Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole have rescued a Boko Haram terrorist, Abba Mustapha who was injured and abandoned after a ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 18, 2017

4 high profile Boko Haram commanders reportedly surrender

It has been reported that a high profile Boko Haram insurgent, Konto Fanami, and three others have surrendered to the ...

AzeezJuly 12, 2017

Troops kill 6 terrorists, arrest 2 others

The Nigerian Army said it has killed six Boko Haram terrorists. In a statement signed by Deputy Director Public Relations ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 13, 2017

“Boko Haram insurgents pretend to have epilepsy before attacking” – Adamawa Govt

The Adamawa State Government has said Boko Haram insurgents use disguise as one of the tactics to attack their victims. ...

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