Nigerian Troops Repel Boko Haram Suicide Bombers, Kill 6 Militants

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria, 17/2/2017: Latest military reports from Nigeria indicate at least 11 people have been killed as Nigerian troops battled the Islamic State linked Boko Haram attack on outskirts of northeastern Maiduguri city. According the source, nine suicide bombers and two civilians died early Friday. This was the fiercest attacks in months More...

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By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Friday, February 17th, 2017

U.S. Department of State Updates Nigeria Travel Warning

The Department of State warns U.S. citizens of the risks of travel to Nigeria and recommends that U.S. citizens avoid all but essential travel to Adamawa, Bauchi, Borno, Gombe, Kano, and Yobe states. The department More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Tuesday, February 14th, 2017

US President Donald Trump Ready to Support Boko Haram Combat, Lauds Buhari for Rescue of 24 Chibok Girls

US President, Donald Trump lauded Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari effort of combating Boko Haram and subsequently effort that saw 24 Chibok girls abducted by the terror group being rescued. In a More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Monday, February 6th, 2017

Nigeria Police Discover Boko Haram Feeder Cell in Kano, Arrest 53 Suspects

Nigerian Police has discovered a suspected Boko Haram sleeper cell in Kano State. Police following on intelligence conducted a joint operation which involved Nigerian Securities and Civil Defence Corps, Hisbah More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Thursday, February 2nd, 2017

Nigerian Army Kill 6 Boko Haram Insurgents in Borno State

Nigerian Army killed six Boko Haram insurgents during a battle in Borno State. In a statement from the army spokesman, Brigadier General Sani Usman, the troops in an operation raided Boko Haram hideouts in More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Two Killed in a Foiled Suicide Attack in Maiduguri, Nigeria

A young suicide bomber and a local vigilante lost their lives in a foiled suicide bomb attack in Dalori Quarters in Maiduguri Borno state north-east Nigeria. The attack that happened on Tuesday morning killed More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

MRAP – Mine Protected Armoured Vehicle Unveiled to Kenya Police Service

Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta recently unveiled third batch of police equipment and vehicles. Notable is the The CS/VP3 amoured carriers. In Brief The CS/VP3 is an APC armoured personnel carrier More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Thursday, January 12th, 2017

Nigeria Govt Face Pressure to Rescue Girls Kidnapped by Boko Haram 1,000 Days Ago

Pressure is mounting on Nigerian govt to rescue the kidnapped school girls by the Islamist terrorist group, Boko Haram, 1,000 days ago. Boko had kidnapped some 200 school girls more than two years ago now in More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

2 Girls ‘Suicide Bombers’ Blow Themselves Up near Crowded Nigerian Market

Two young girls possibly seven or eight year old died in an explosion in a crowded market in Nigeria killing one person and injuring 18. A civil self-defence fighter stopped them but one bomber who appeared More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Friday, December 9th, 2016

800 Boko Haram Hostages Freed in Nigerian Army Operations

Latest military intelligence reports from Nigeria indicate that a total of 800 Boko Haram captives have been freed in a military operation by Nigerian troop in the restive northeast state of Borno. According More...

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