Nigeria News


Sunday, 07-05-15, 1:34Six Female Bombers Involved in Borno Attack - Police[This Day] The Borno State commissioner of Police, Mr. Aderemi Opadokun, has confirmed Friday's Boko Haram attacks on Borno towns, which he said involved six female suicide bombers. read more...
Sunday, 07-05-15, 1:29We Will Only Negotiate With Boko Haram From the Position of Strength - Presidency[Guardian] The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, on Saturday in Abuja said government would only negotiate with Boko Haram from the position of strength, not weakness. read more...
Saturday, 07-04-15, 16:16President Slams 'Inhuman and Barbaric' Attacks[Al Jazeera] The Nigerian president has condemned a fresh wave of violence in the country's north, calling the attacks, blamed on Boko Haram, "inhuman and barbaric". read more...
Saturday, 07-04-15, 9:39We're Winning Against Boko Haram - Buhari[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari, on Friday, said Nigeria is progressively winning the war against Boko Haram under the auspices of Multinational Forces with neighbouring countries. read more...
Saturday, 07-04-15, 9:33What Nigerians Think About New 'Luxury Tax'[Daily Trust] Godwin Okehi, student read more...
Friday, 07-03-15, 15:12Boko Haram Beheads 11 of Its Own Members - Witnesses[News24Wire] Islamist group Boko Haram on Friday beheaded 11 of its own fighters in north-eastern Nigeria, said an official representing witnesses to the killings. read more...
Friday, 07-03-15, 5:46French Internet Love Scam Victim Gets Money Back[Premium Times] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has recovered and returned the sum of 10,000 Euros (about Two Million, Two Hundred and Fifty Thousand Naira), to F. Mercade, a French citizen, who was a victim of internet love scam. read more...
Thursday, 07-02-15, 21:08Boko Haram Kills Scores in Borno Villages[Premium Times] Boko Haram terrorists have, in separate attacks carried out within this week, killed scores of villagers in Borno state. read more...
Thursday, 07-02-15, 10:19Man Accused of Participating in Chibok Girls' Abduction Arrested[This Day] Nigerian troops have arrested a businessman accused of "participating actively" in Boko Haram's mass abduction of over 200 schoolgirls from their secondary school in Chibok, Borno State last year, Nigeria's defence ministry said on Tuesday. read more...
Wednesday, 07-01-15, 10:23Court Clears Fani-Kayode of Corruption Charges[Premium Times] A Federal High Court in Lagos has discharged and acquitted a former aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, of corruption charges. read more...


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