Boko Haram

Fresh Violence In Taraba And Benue States Leaves 47 People Dead

No fewer than 47 people have been killed in fresh violence in Taraba and Benue states. Many other people were also injured in the attack. In Taraba ... Full story

Senior Officers And Army General, Arrested Over 'Boko Haram's' Takeover

A Brigadier General, Enitan Ransome-Kuti, his Chief of Staff, Lieutenant Colonel G.A. Suru and some other senior officers have been arrested by the authorities of ... Full story

I Have Nothing To Gain From Killing Nigerians Laments Jonathan

……….. says Only Mad People Will Accuse Me of Sponsoring Boko Haram President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday labelled those accusing him of being behind the Boko ... Full story

Don’t Commit Suicide 'Namadi Sambo' Advices Muhammadu Buhari

Vice-President, Arch. Namadi Sambo, on Thursday advised the APC presidential candidate, retired Maj.-Gen.Muhammadu Buhari, against committing suicide by planning to personally lead the war against ... Full story

'African Union' Endorses 7,500 Regional Force Army

The African Union (AU) has endorsed a plan for a regional task force of 7,500 Army to fight the Islamist Boko Haram militants in Nigeria. The ... Full story

Boko Haram terrorist sect reportedly training child soldiers

Terrorist sect, Boko Haram is said to now be training child soldiers to join its ranks. Photos of children, both male and female, holding weapons at ... Full story

Amnesty International Warned Nigerian Military Before Attacks

 Amnesty International on Wednesday claimed that Nigeria's military top brass were warned of brutal Boko Haram attacks on the northeast towns of Baga and Monguno ... Full story

We Saw Helicopters Dropping Arms, Food For 'Boko Haram'

Displaced residents of Monguno, in Borno State, which was recently taken over by Boko Haram, have said they saw helicopters dropping arms and food items ... Full story

'David Rodriguez' Condemns Nigeria's Response To Boko Haram

A top US military commander General David Rodriguez, head of US Africa Command, warned on Tuesday turning the tide against Boko Haram will require a ... Full story

'Boko Haram' Bomb Maker Held With Accomplices

A man believed to be the manufacturer of the explosives used in Boko-Haram attacks has been arrested in Potiskum, Yobe State by security operatives. Although ... Full story

United States Bars Israel From Selling Military Hardware To Nigeria

Barely a day after the United States through its Secretary of State, John Kerry, expressed readiness to assist Nigeria end the reign of terror perpetrated ... Full story

Suspected 'Boko Haram' Members Burnt To Ashes During Police Raid

Several insurgence were said to have burnt to ashes in the late hours of Tuesday in Potiskum  LGA of Yobe state. Potiskum is among the ... Full story

Defence Headquarters Released Seized Equipment From 'Boko Haram's' Failed Attack In Borno

The Defence Headquarters released these photos hours ago. More photos below    ... Full story

John Kerry Visits Nigeria To Warn Against Post Election Violence

In a rare high-level visit to Africa's most populous country, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday urged Nigeria's leading presidential candidates to refrain ... Full story

BOKO HARAM: Curfew slammed on Maiduguri, 24 hours after president Jonathan's visit

Nigerian troops appeared to have repelled Sunday morning assault on Maiduguri by Boko Haram fighters as the Defence Headquarters in an update said troops are ...

Boko Haram Launches Attack In Bid To Take Over Maiduguri

Soldiers of the Nigerian army and Boko Haram terrorists are currently engaged in a fierce exchange of fire since Saturday night as insurgents, in their ...

'Boko Haram' Crisis 'UN' Not Needed Against Nigerian Militants

Nigeria does not need the help of UN or African Union troops to take on Boko Haram, the country's national security adviser has told the ... Full story

Boko Haram 'Leader Abubakar Shekau' Claims Baga Raid

A man purporting to be the leader of the Boko Haram Islamist group has said in a video that his fighters carried out a deadly ... Full story

Boko Haram Attacks Bauchi,Yobe States Abducts 80 In Cameroon

Boko Haram insurgents on Sunday struck again in Yobe and Bauchi states, killing   11 people, including five soldiers. The Bauchi attack was carried out by ... Full story

Mob Lynch Suspected Boko Haram Memeber At Kano Mosque

A suspected Boko Haram member was yesterday lynched at the Kano Central Mosque where hundreds of worshippers were killed late last year.  According to DailyTrust, the ... Full story

President Visits Borno 276 Days After Chibok Girls Abduction

President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday paid a surprise visit to Maiduguri, Borno State, one of the three North-Eastern states worst hit by Boko Haram insurgency. Jonathan ... Full story

'Boko Haram' Captures Borno Town,Cameroon Kills 143 Terrorists

The Boko Haram sect has attacked another town, Askira in Borno State, some fleeing residents of the town told journalists in Maiduguri on Tuesday. According to ... Full story

3 days Free S3x If Muhammadu Buhari Wins

Members of the National Association of Nigerian Prostitutes, NANP, has thrown its weight behind the candidacy of Gen. Muhammadu Buhari in the race for the ... Full story

Properties Belonging To PDP Set Ablaze In Gombe

Despite the pledge by Nigeria’s two main political parties to violence free general elections, violent acts by their supporters appear to be on the rise. Two ... Full story

Boko Haram Members Uses Charms To Recruit People

Three members of the deadly Boko Haram sect who partook in recent attacks and killings around towns and villages of Borno State were arrested yesterday ... Full story

7,000 Flee North East To Chad

Around 7,300 Nigerian refugees fled attacks in northeastern Nigeria to Chad over the past 10 days, a UN spokesperson said Friday. Citing the UN Refugee Agency, ... Full story

Late Doctor’s Son Say's Losing Mum To Ebola Was Devastating

Dr Stella Ameyo Adadevoh is being hailed worldwide as the heroine who saved Nigeria from a disastrous Ebola epidemic. Dr Adadevoh identified the disease in infected ... Full story

Baga Army Base Attacked, 11 soldiers Killed..

Over 11 soldiers and scores of civilians were reportedly killed when the Boko Haram sect attacked the army base in Baga, Borno State on Saturday, ... Full story

Boko Haram fighting Nigeria’s military for control of Yobe town

Suspected Boko Haram militants have launched an attack on Babban Gida town, the headquarters of Tarmuwa Local Government Area of Yobe State north-east Nigeria, residents ... Full story

Chibok Schoolgirls' Parents Appeal To UN For Help

Parents of over 200 Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by the insurgent group, Boko Haram, in April 2014 said they were appealing directly to the United Nations ... Full story

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Transfer deals - January 2015

The January transfer window opened in England, Scotland and Wales on Saturday, 3 January and will close again on Monday, 2 February at 23:00 GMT. Signings ... Full story

Some Comments Don’t Need Reply - MI

In a recent  interview with Saturday Beats, controversial artiste, Kelly Hansome, had claimed that his ‘beef’ with rap artiste, MI made him to become popular. But ... Full story

Shocking: Tiwa Savage Jumps on Stage with Baby Bump

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Jide Kosoko’s Wife Narrowly Escapes Death Today (photo)

For the timely intervention of God, the wife of Nollywood actor, Jide kosoko, Henrietta Kosoko, would have died after being involved in an accident along ...

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The popular Okoye twins, Paul and Peter of the P Square fame and music video creator, Jude Okoye 'Engees' are taking the Anambra State of ...

MTN Project Fame 2nd Runner-Up, Christian Bags Multi-Million Record Deal

Christian Amoah had been the 2nd runner-up at MTN Project Fame music competition winning Two million Naira after Ruky the first runner-up, with 4th place ...

Davido Prostrates For (KWAM 1) King Wasiu Ayinde

At the All Progressive Congress presidential rally at Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, Lagos, the cultural values of the land still prevailed to the surprise of ...

APC, PDP Scramble for Kcee’s Song at Campaign Ground

The All Progressive Congress (APC), have made a mockery of themselves by allowing the DJ invited for their Presidential campaign to play the song of ...

'Yinka George' Strips Down To Just His Underwear (PHOTO)

In honour of #EggplantFriday we feature the son of former military Governor of Ondo State & former PDP Vice Chairman Bode George, stripped down to ... Full story

Rayon Vallecano Names Stadium Gate After 'Wilfred Agbonavbare'

Spanish club, Rayo Vallecano, have again demonstrated their love towards late Nigeria goalkeeper, Wilfred Agbonavbare, who died in Spain after a battle with cancer, by ... Full story