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Muhammadu Buhari to Contest Presidency Elections in Nigeria

Muhammadu Buhari to Contest Presidency Elections in Nigeria

President Goodluck Jonathan faced former military leader Muhammadu Buhari for the presidency in 2011 and emerged victorious winning the vote 59 percent against 32 percent. In the rare event of history repeating itself, Buhari is set to face Jonathan again after winning a primary against four other candidates in the All Progressives Congress (APC) convention […]

Nigeria Mosque Attack Kills 100

Nigeria Mosque Attack Kills 100

Boko Haram Captive Escapes [Video]

Boko Haram Captive Escapes [Video]

Mercy Paul, 18, escaped the captive clutches of the Boko Haram. Just a short seven months ago, the Islamist terrorist group, Boko Haram, stormed into a village in northern Nigeria and kidnapped more than 200 girls. In video released from the organization, the militants’ leader claimed that the girls had converted over to Islam and […]

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 […]

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