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Car Bomb in Gombe Nigeria Kills Five and Wounds Fifteen

Car Bomb in Gombe Nigeria Kills Five and Wounds Fifteen

Early Friday morning, a car bomb in Gombe Nigeria, exploded. According to emergency services that made it to the scene, the explosion was dangerous enough to have killed five people and wounded 15 others. The officials said little about the details of the situation, but they did say that the proper agencies were” dealing with […]

Boko Haram Impostor May Have Negotiated Cease-Fire Agreement

Boko Haram Impostor May Have Negotiated Cease-Fire Agreement

An alleged impostor of Boko Haram named Danladi Ahmadu may have negotiated a cease-fire agreement with the Nigerian government. Reports had surfaced that representatives of the extremist group and government delegates had allegedly agreed on a cease-fire agreement last week, but gunfire reportedly broke out over the weekend and killed dozens of people. Furthermore, a […]

Boko Haram May or May Not Release Chibok Girls

Boko Haram May or May Not Release Chibok Girls

Boko Haram may be getting ready to release the kidnapped Chibok girls, or not. According to New York Times, top military officials in Nigeria claimed to have declared a cease-fire agreement with the Islamist group, Boko Haram. Though the NY Times claimed previous reports of negotiations with Boko Haram had later proved to be untrue, Nigeria’s […]

Boko Haram May Release Captured Girls

Boko Haram May Release Captured Girls

Boko Haram may release the more than 200 captured girls, who were taken in April of this year, as the government and the militant group came to an agreement for a cease-fire. Nigeria’s chief of defense, Air Marshall Alex Badeh, announced the cease-fire earlier today. Badeh ordered all military officers to abide by the terms of […]

Boko Haram Leader Abubakar Shekau Killed Again?

Boko Haram Leader Abubakar Shekau Killed Again?

Abubakar Shekau, the notorious leader of Boko Haram may have been killed yet again. The difference from prior times when the notorious leader was said to have been killed is that some outlets are reporting an image which bears the resemblance of Shekau has also surfaced. YNaija, an online newspaper for young Nigerians, reported the […]

Boko Haram Threat Escalates

Boko Haram Threat Escalates

Boko Haram, an Islamic terrorist group whose goal is to topple Nigeria’s government, was catapulted to international attention when they swooped down on a boarding school in April and kidnapped almost 300 schoolgirls. Even Michelle Obama joined in a social media campaign to “Bring Back Our Girls.” However, the threat from Boko Haram has now […]

World News: GLV Daily Digest for August 15, 2014

World News: GLV Daily Digest for August 15, 2014

The world news daily digest from Guardian Liberty Voice for August 15, 2014 covers stories from around the globe. In Siberia, a girl was saved by her puppy after getting lost in the woods. Meanwhile in Nigeria, Boko Haram extremists have kidnapped dozens of boys and men, as clashes erupt in Pakistan. Girl Saved by […]

Boko Haram Begins Female Suicide Bombings

Boko Haram Begins Female Suicide Bombings

Boko Haram, an Islamic terrorist group which aims to topple Nigeria’s government, appears to be using female suicide bombers. Boko Haram came to international attention when they stormed into a boarding school and kidnapped almost 300 schoolgirls, prompting a massive campaign to Bring Back Our Girls. Their brutal tactics have caused even al-Qaida to distance […]

World News: GLV Daily Digest for August 1-6, 2014

World News: GLV Daily Digest for August 1-6, 2014

The world news daily digest for August 1 through August 6 includes the top stories over the past five days. As Taiwanese citizens finally return to their homes, investigation into the deadly gas explosion continues. Meanwhile, in Bangladesh, many worry over the safety of the ferry system in the country. The biggest concern however, lies […]

Suspected Boko Haram Gunmen Attack Town in Nigeria

Suspected Boko Haram Gunmen Attack Town in Nigeria

Reports from BBC News are stating suspected Boko Haram gunmen attacked the town of Damboa in the north eastern part of Nigeria. According to the BBC,  eyewitnesses said half the town was burnt down, even the main marketplace area. Many are feared dead. The attack may have started Thursday night according to a resident, and […]

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