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Borno, Yobe, Jos, Kaduna attacks: Boko Haram daring Buhari – Yakassai

By Bello Adisa Kaduna (Nigeria) – The recurring and unabated killings in Borno, Yobe, Jos and recently Zaria which has claimed hundreds of lives are clear indications that the dreaded Boko Haram sect are daring President Muhammadu Buhari, that as a retired general he would not make any difference, an elder statesman, Alhaji Tanko Yakassai […]

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France: One Killed in Grenoble Factory Terror Attack

One person is reported killed and several injured Friday morning, in a terror attack on a factory in French town of Grenoble. Local media reports say decapitated body of a man was found on the factory premises, adding that a 30-year-old suspect, believed to have links with Islamic State (ISIS) terror group has been arrested […]

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Killer Suspect in US Church Shooting Arrested

The man suspected of killing nine people at a prayer meeting at a historic black church in Charleston, South Carolina, USA have been arrested. Mayor of Charleston city, Joseph P. Riley announced the arrest of the suspect, Dylann Storm, Roof, 21. Media reports say he was arrested some 200 miles away, in Shelby, North Carolina, […]

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Nigeria: 63 Killed By Explosives In Borno – Leadership

By Kareem Haruna A bag filled with improvised bombs discovered by operatives of the youth vigilante at a deserted camp of Boko Haram near Monguno village in Borno State, has accidentally exploded killing at least 63 persons, witnesses and security sources said. The explosion, which occurred at about 5pm on Tuesday, had also left many […]

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US Commits $5 Million To Fight Boko Haram

United States has announced a commitment of $5 million to the Multi-National Joint Task Force (MNJTF) to strengthen the fight against Boko Haram terrorism.   US Assistant Secretary, Bureau of African Affairs, Linda Thomas-Greenfield, announced this at a news briefing via telephone in Johannesburg, South Africa, during the African Union Summit.   She said “We […]

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Kenya: Offensive in Lamu, Garissa Following Botched Attacks

By Joseph Muraya Nairobi (Kenya) — Security agencies have launched major operations in Lamu and Garissa Counties in pursuit of Al Shabaab terrorists following two failed terror attacks – one on Saturday evening and another on Sunday morning. In Lamu, Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinnet says police are pursuing more than 170 Al Shabaab […]

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Suicide Bomber Kills 10 in Yobe

Suicide bomber targeting a vigilante group has killed 10 people in Potiskum, Yobe state, a resident informed PREMIUM TIMES. “The bomber was targeting members of the hunters association, who have been helping in the fight against Boko Haram in Indiski area Postiskum,” the resident, who declined to be named for security reasons, said. He also […]

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Boko Haram will soon be slaughtered – AFCSC Commandant

By Mohammad Ibrahim Kaduna (Nigeria) – Commandant, Armed Forces Command and Staff College (AFCSC), AVM John Chris ‎Ifemeje Friday says Boko haram will soon be slaughtered. He stated this at the opening ceremony of the 174 Senior Course training exercise on electronic and manual war games – the final exercise for the Senior Course package […]

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