Tag Archives: Terrorism

Senate Bill Proposes That Repentant Terrorists Be Sent Out Of The Country For Education

According to reports from Punch Newspapers, a bill sponsored by Senator representing Yobe East, Ibrahim Geideam for the establishment of National Agency for the Education, Rehabilitation, De-radicalisation and Integration of Repentant Insurgents has passed its first reading. The controversial bill, few after it was introduced, attracted angry reactions from the Chibok Community, which was attacked by the insurgents…

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Nigerian Army To Recruit Nigerian Youths To End Insurgency In North East

According to Daily Post Nigeria, the Chief of Army Staff of Nigeria, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusuf Buratai has announced that the army will soon embark in recruitment of Nigerian youths into the force to enable it fight insurgency in the north east of the country. Buratai, who was represented by Brig. Gen. Emmanuel Akpan, the…

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My Government Has Weakened Boko Haram, They’re Frustrated – President Buhari

According to multiple online reports, President Muhammadu Buhari has claimed that his government has weakened Boko Haram in reaction to a foiled attack carried out by the insurgents in Garkida, a town in Gombi local government area north of Adamawa State on Friday February 21. In a statement released on Sunday February 23 by Buhari’s…

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If Obasanjo Had Been In Power Today, Terrorists Would Have Been History – Femi Fani-Kayode

Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode has taken to social media to express his opinion on the current state of insecurity in the country. The lawyer in a tweet explained that if former President ”Olusegun Obasanjo had been in power today, Boko Haram would have been history.” Sharing his opinion, FFK wrote, “If OBJ had been in…

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Boko Haram Strikes Again Killing 30 In Borno, Many Houses And Vehicles Burnt

According to circulating reports, suspected Boko Haram insurgents in gun trucks have attacked Auno, a village near Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, killing over 10 people and destroying 18 vehicles. This was confirmed by the Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, Major General Olusegun Adeniyi, who spoke to journalists at the headquarters operation Lafiya Dole Maiduguri…

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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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