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Boko Haram Abductee, Leah Sharibu Speaks From Captivity

Leah Sharibu, one of the 119 school girls abducted from Government Girls Secondary School, Dapchi, and the only christian, in an audiotape released earlier today, pled with the Buhari led government to secure her release. As a “proof of life” amidst speculations on her fate, pictures were released by an unknown source as well as an audiotape in…

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Barcelona Terror Attack: 13 Dead, 50 Injured As Van Ploughs Into Las Ramblas Crowd

At least 13 people were killed and more than 50 injured on Thursday when a driver deliberately slammed a van into crowd on Las Ramblas regarded as Barcelona’s most popular and busiest street. The Catalan police said they had arrested one suspect in what is regarded as a “terror attack”, and denied earlier reports that the perpetrator was…

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Boko Haram Terrorists Now Pretend to be Epileptic & Then Detonate Bombs, Says Adamawa Gov’t

The Adamawa State Government has released a statement warning the populace on the tactics employed by the terrorist group Boko Haram to attack their victims. The statement was released at a press conference in Yola on Sunday by the Adamawa State Commissioner of Information, Ahmad Sajoh. He said the terrorists now pretend to be epileptic or suffering from severe…

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FG Releases Names of 82 Freed Chibok School Girls| See Full List

On Saturday night, news broke out that Boko Haram had released 82 Chibok school girls, after months of negotiations with the Federal Government. The President Muhammadu Buhari-led government picked the option of swapping the 82 Chibok school girls with Boko Haram prisoners, over paying a ransom to the terrorist group. Reports say the government did not…

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Army Asks Nigerians to Ignore New Shekau Video By ‘Killed’ Boko Haram Leader

The embattled leader of the Boko Haram insurgents, Abubakar Shekau, has resurfaced in a video posted on Sunday, rejecting information by the Nigerian army that he had been killed or seriously wounded. “You have been spreading in the social media that you injured or killed me,” Shekau said in the 40-minute video released on YouTube…

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US Secretary Of State, John Kerry Scheduled To Visit Nigeria This August

United States of America’s Secretary of State, John Kerry will be in Nigeria from Tuesday, 23rd to Wednesday, 24th August. Kerry is reportedly visiting to discuss the fight against terrorism with President Muhammadu Buhariand the governors of the 19 northern states. According to a statement released by the Information Office of the US Embassy in Nigeria, “Kerry…

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Nice Attack: Terrorist Known Locally As Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel

The killer truck The terrorist gunman who killed at least 84 people 10 of which were children, and left scores injured after he ploughed a 25-tonne truck loaded with guns and hand grenades through the crowd celebrating Bastille Day in the southern French city of Nice yesterday night (read here if you missed),has been identified…

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80 People Killed In Truck Attack In Nice, France As They Celebrated Their Independence Day

  At least 80 people were killed and 18 others were seriously injured Thursday when a terrorist drove a large truck loaded with guns and hand grenades into a crowd that had gathered for a Bastille Day fireworks display in the southern French city of Nice. There was no immediate claim of responsibility, but two…

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Amazing! Little Hadiza Rescued From Bama Has Been Totally Transformed

  Last year, Hadiza was rescued from Bama, Borno State – a city that was hitherto held captive by Boko Haram, looking so sickly and emaciated. Thanks to the help of CMAM (Collaborating to improve the management of acute malnutrition Worldwide) and some well-meaning Nigerians, the little girl has been totally reformed. Pictured right is…

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