After Boko Haram attack, Nigerian Govt Turns to Sokoto Basin For Oil Search

After Boko Haram attack, Nigerian Govt Turns to Sokoto Basin For Oil Search
 

Few months after the terrorist group in the north eastern part of the country, Boko Haram, ambushed and killed some lecturers from the University of Maiduguri who were part of a Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, oil exploration team in the Lake Chad basin, the corporation said it has co...

Posted on Sep 21, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 21, 2017

Boko Haram Suicide Attack Kills at Least 15 in Borno

Boko Haram Suicide Attack Kills at Least 15 in Borno
 

A Nigerian rescue official says at least 15 people have been killed and 43 others injured in a suicide attack on Mashimari village in Borno state. Bello Dambatta, head of rescue operations for the Borno State Emergency Management Agency, said women were the majority of those killed in the Monday mor...

Posted on Sep 18, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 18, 2017

Miango Attack: Threat To Peace Momentum On The Plateau, Says ID Gyang

Miango Attack: Threat To Peace Momentum On The Plateau, Says ID Gyang
 

The member representing Barkin Ladi / Riyom federal constituency, Hon. Bar.  ID Gyang has issued a statement condemning on the People of Irigwe in Bassa LGA.  The statement Reads: “The night attack that was visited on an Irigwe village in Bassa LGA on Thursday 7/9/17 came as a rude shock given t...

Posted on Sep 9, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 9, 2017

Nigerian Military Confirms Death of Soldier in Attack By Suspected Militants

Nigerian Military Confirms Death of Soldier in Attack By Suspected Militants
 

The Nigerian military has confirmed the death of two people including a soldier in an attack by suspected militants. The attack occurred on Monday at Letugbene community in Ekeremor Local Government Area of Bayelsa State. Residents of the area had suggested that four soldiers, members of the Operati...

Posted on Sep 2, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 2, 2017

Attack: EFCC to Relocate Office, Overhauls Security Nationwide

Attack: EFCC to Relocate Office, Overhauls Security Nationwide
 

Following a dawn attack, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission( EFCC) has decided to relocate its annex office handling sensitive cases. Also, while the Nigeria Police Force intensified its investigation of the attack, the anti-graft agency was fingering high-profile suspects. But the EFCC ha...

Posted on Aug 19, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 19, 2017

Gunmen Attack EFCC Headquarters In Abuja

Gunmen Attack EFCC Headquarters In Abuja
 

By MBACHU GODWIN NNANNA,   Few weeks after an investigator with the Economic Financial and Crime Commission (EFCC), Mr Austine  Okwor, was shot  by unknown assailants in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital, the commission yesterday suffered a major security breach when unknown gunmen attacked...

Posted on Aug 17, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 17, 2017

Police Confirm 16 Dead, 82 Wounded in Borno Suicide Attack

Police Confirm 16 Dead, 82 Wounded in Borno Suicide Attack
 

The Police in Borno said 16 persons were killed and 82 others wounded in a suicide bomb attack in Konduga Local Government Area of the state. The commissioner, Mr Damian Chukwu, confirmed the attack in a Short Message Service (SMS) sent to newsmen on Wednesday in Maiduguri. Chukwu said that the inic...

Posted on Aug 16, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 16, 2017

Obama’s Response to Virginia Attack Most Liked Tweet of All Time

Obama’s Response to Virginia Attack Most Liked Tweet of All Time
 

A tweet written by the former U.S. President Barack Obama in the wake of the white supremacist rally in Virginia has become the most liked message ever posted on Twitter. “No one is born hating another person because of the colour of his skin or his background or his religion” Obama wrote on twi...

Posted on Aug 16, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 16, 2017

16 Killed, 82 Injured in Borno Suicide Attack ‎- Police

16 Killed, 82 Injured in Borno Suicide Attack ‎- Police
 

The Police in Borno on Wednesday said 16 persons were killed and 82 others wounded in a suicide bomb attack on a market in Konduga Local Government Area of the state. The commissioner, Damian Chukwu, confirmed the attack in a text message sent to journalists on Wednesday in Maiduguri. Mr. Chukwu sai...

Posted on Aug 16, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 16, 2017

Ozubulu Attack: Osinbajo Sends FG Delegation to Anambra

Ozubulu Attack: Osinbajo Sends FG Delegation to Anambra
 

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has approved a five-man delegation to visit and condole with government and people of Anambra over the August 6 horrific attack on worshippers in the state. The Senior Special Assistant to the Vice President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Laolu Akande, disclosed this deve...

Posted on Aug 12, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 12, 2017

Ozubulu Attack: Osinbajo Sends Delegation to Anambra

Ozubulu Attack: Osinbajo Sends Delegation to Anambra
 

The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, is sending a five-member Federal Government delegation to Anambra State on Saturday to visit and condole with the government and people of the state over last Sunday’s attack on worshippers at the St. Philips Catholic Church in Ofufe-Amakwa, Ozubulu, Ekwusigo L...

Posted on Aug 12, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 12, 2017

Ozubulu Church Attack: President Buhari Calls Obiano

Ozubulu Church Attack: President Buhari Calls Obiano
 

Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday night made a telephone call to Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra to commiserate with him and people of the State over the Ozubulu Church attack. Buhari  The Sunday early morning attack on St. Philip Catholic Church, Ozubulu, Ekwusigo Local Government Area ...

Posted on Aug 7, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 7, 2017

Gunmen In Military Uniform Attack Police Station In Ivory Coast

Gunmen In Military Uniform Attack Police Station In Ivory Coast
 

BEVERLY HILLS, August 04, (THEWILL) – About 20 gunmen, in military uniforms, on Friday, attacked a police station in Adzope, south-eastern Ivory Coast overnight, temporarily shutting officers inside and stealing weapons. The raid in the town, about 100 km (60 miles) north of the commercial capit...

Posted on Aug 5, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 5, 2017

BREAKING: Scores Feared Killed as Suicide Bombers Attack Borno

BREAKING: Scores Feared Killed as Suicide Bombers Attack Borno
 

Two suspected suicide bombers struck in Molai, a community on the outskirts of Maiduguri in Borno State. It was gathered that the suicide bombers, a male and female, had attempted to gain entry into the General Hospital at Molai around 5:30 am. In the process, they blew themselves, with the loud exp...

Posted on Aug 4, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 4, 2017

8 Killed, 14 Others Wounded in Suicide Bomb Attack in Borno

8 Killed, 14 Others Wounded in Suicide Bomb Attack in Borno
 

No fewer than eight persons were killed  and 14 others sustained in Friday night suicide bomb attack in Dikwa Local Government Area  of Borno. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the incident occurred on Friday when two female suicide bombers hit an Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) ca...

Posted on Jul 30, 2017 - Last updated on Jul 30, 2017

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