Boko Haram

Bus Bomb Kills More Than A Dozen In Potiskum, North-Eastern Nigeria

A suicide bomb attack has killed more than a dozen people at a crowded bus station in Potiskum, north-eastern Nigeria. A witness told the BBC that ... Full story

Wole Soyinka: Jonathan allowed insurgency to fester

Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, on Tuesday said the era of denial of President Goodluck Jonathan on the magnitude of the Boko Haram menace was ... Full story

Boko Haram terrorists kill 300, abducts 11 more girls in Borno State

IN another daring operation, members of the terrorist Islamic sect, Boko Haram, on Monday night killed about 300 people in Gamboru Ngala, Borno State. Gamboru ... Full story

Boko Haram Members Hijack School Bus in Nyanya, Abuja

There's currently confusion and panic in Karu and Nyanya areas of Abuja after reports that suspected Boko Haram members hijacked a schoolbus this morning and ... Full story

Boko Haram threatens to sell kidnapped schoolgirls Video

Nigeria's Islamic extremist leader threatened in a videotaped statement seen on Monday to sell the more than 200 teenage schoolgirls abducted from a school in ... Full story

Gunmen Open Fire Inside Mosque In Yobe, Kill More Than 20 Worshippers

Unknown gunmen have been reported to have opened fire in a mosque in Yobe State, north-eastern Nigeria, killing no fewer than 20 worshippers in the ... Full story

Leaked Video Reveals Boko Haram Weapons Shipped To Nigeria From Turkey

Turkey allegedly shipped weapons to unidentified groups in Nigeria, which has been ravaged by violence between the army and Boko Haram militants, a new incriminating ... Full story

52 dead in northeast Nigeria attack by Islamic extremists

Security officials say suspected Islamic extremists used explosives to attack a village in Nigeria's northeast, killing 52 people and razing more than 300 homes. A security ... Full story

Boko Haram militants kills 24 in two separate attacks

 Suspected Boko Haram militants killed 24 people in two separate attacks in northern Nigeria, eyewitnesses said on Saturday, just as the military vowed to ramp ... Full story

Boko-Haram Militants Shoots Man In The Head For Refusing To Deny Christ

This man, Habila Adamu, was shot in his head after he refused to deny Christ by Boko Haram militants in Nigeria. But he survived and ... Full story

Islamic extremists and army troops battle in the capital of Yobe state leaves 128 dead

A 5-hour battle between Islamic extremists and army troops in the capital of Yobe state killed at least 127 people, all but two combatants, according ... Full story

Boko Haram Kills 40 Soldiers, 65 Missing In A 'Surprise' Attack

No fewer than 40 Nigerian soldiers were killed and the whereabouts of 65 others were unknown in a deadly assault by suspected Boko Haram members ... Full story

Yobe state governor Ibrahim Gaidam orders all schools to close down after secondary school massacre

The Yobe state government on Sunday ordered the closure of all secondary schools after a massacre that saw suspected Islamist extremists kill 42 people in ... Full story

35 Boko Haram Militants Killed In Retaliation To Bomb Attack

At least 35 suspected Islamists have been killed in a sweep against the Boko Haram group in north-eastern Nigeria, the army has said. The army said ... Full story

Boko Haram Militants Burn Down Primary School In Maiduguri

Islamist militant group Boko Haram today razed down a primary school in Maiduguri, the Northeastern Nigerian city where the sect has been most active.Several sect ... Full story

TB Joshua Gives Reason For Boko Haram Killings

Getting Prophet Temitope Balogun Joshua to speak on pressing national issues came with its obstacles. But with persistence, Kehinde Oyetimi got the popular pastor to ... Full story

Boko Haram: Nigeria will know no peace until Christians convert to Islam

"Let them know that now it's the time for revenge God willing," the group said in a statement. "From now on, they either follow the ... Full story

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Sergio Romero Signs For Manchester United

New Manchester United goalkeeper Sergio Romero has said he came to Old Trafford to help his old boss Louis van Gaal win silverware. The Red Devils ... Full story

Stephen Keshi Demands $5m Compensation From NFF

Former Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi has demanded US$5m (£3.2m) compensation from the Nigeria Football Federation following his dismissal from the job. Keshi was sacked at the ... Full story

Gospel Artistes Don't Charge Churches - Esther Igbekele

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World Bank has announced the appointment of Ms. Arunma Oteh as the vice president and treasurer of the World Bank. According to a report by Global ... Full story

If Your Wife Can't Help You To Focus, Then Something Is Wrong - Sunny Nneji

Singer, Sunny Nneji, is not a new name in the industry after his hit song; ‘Oruka’ gained the attention of many Nigerians thereby creating high ...