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Boko Haram Territory Reclaimed

Boko Haram Territory Reclaimed

The town of Chibok, which was recently taken as new territory by the Boko Haram was reclaimed on Saturday by the Nigerian army. The small town that is located in northeastern Nigeria became an internationally recognized battleground between Nigeria and Boko Haram after militants kidnapped over 200 schoolgirls more than six months ago. The kidnappings […]

Nigeria Suspected Suicide Attack on Petrol Station

Nigeria Suspected Suicide Attack on Petrol Station

A truck unloading petrol at the Nagarshiku filling station in Kano, Nigeria was struck by a vehicle in what is suspected to have been a deliberate suicide attack and caused a massive explosion. The entire station, along with an adjacent bus depot, were set on fire. According to witnesses, the vehicle hit the truck and […]

Nigeria School Suicide Bombing Kills 47

Nigeria School Suicide Bombing Kills 47

Police in Nigeria have confirmed that a suicide bombing at a secondary school in Potiskum has killed 47 people and injured 79 others. The bomber detonated the explosive at the Government Science Secondary School on the assembling ground full of students and staff. The bomber was disguised as a student, and was able to access […]

Boko Haram Attack Kills 50 Students

Boko Haram Attack Kills 50 Students

Around 50 students and teachers were found dead at a high school in northern Nigeria on Monday after a suspected Boko Haram suicide bomber, disguised as a student, infiltrated an assembly. The suicide bomber carried the explosives in a backpack to Government Science Secondary School, causing one of the bloodiest attacks recently in the town […]

Boko Haram vs. Vigilante Nigerians

Boko Haram vs. Vigilante Nigerians

Homemade weapons, machetes, sticks and stones hardly seem like weapons anyone uses to fight terrorists; however, vigilante Nigerians fighting the Boko Haram beg to differ. Volunteers from the Civilian Joint Task Force in northeastern Nigeria are resourceful and contributing significantly to the fight against religious terror. Borno’s capital Maiduguri, in northeastern Africa is the breeding […]

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