Nigerian Independent National Electoral Commission Building Burnt Down

Nigerian Independent National Electoral Commission Building Burnt Down

Problems that arose during the Nigerian presidential elections may be responsible for the burning of the Independent National Electoral Commissions (INEC) building in Emohua. The problems that the country faced caused the election to be extended through Sunday. The country’s people turned out in droves to vote, but many were unable to vote. The problems […]

Boko Haram Kidnapped Hundreds of Civilians, Children From Nigerian Town

Boko Haram Kidnapped Hundreds of Civilians, Children From Nigerian Town

Hundreds of civilians, most of them children, have been kidnapped and taken prisoner by Boko Haram militants. Reports from the field, confirmed by a Nigerian official, state that many children are being used as human shields by the Islamic extremist group. Earlier this month, several hundred people were taken from their homes, following the militants […]