Posts Tagged ‘Insurgents’

31 Reported Dead in Mali, as Attackers Return to Scene of a Massacre

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 16, 2020
At least 31 people were killed on Friday in an attack on a village that was the scene last year of Mali’s worst civilian massacre in recent memory, the government said. A government statement did not say who carried out the early-morning attack on Ogossagou, a village of Fulani herders in central Mali. Last March, […]

MURIC mock CAN over attempted bombing of Kaduna church

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 4, 2020
Islamic group, Muslim Rights Concern, MURIC, yesterday mocked the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, over the attempted bombing of church in Kaduna State by a man identified as a Christian on a day church leaders led prayer walk against killings and bloodshed in the country. Kaduna State Police Command had announced the arrest of one […]

BREAKING: Leah Sharibu Confirmed Alive!

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 15, 2019
Following the rapid spate of executions of hostages this week, the highest number in the history of Boko Haram, we began efforts to ascertain, across multiple channels, the state of heroine Christian Schoolgirl captive Leah Sharibu. The latest video released says Boko Haram is still holding Leah Sharibu in first indication by terrorist group that […]

Int’l NGOs passing classified military info to Boko Haram, rights group alleges

by Ikokwu Ikembaon October 8, 2019
A civil rights group, known as the Coalition for Good Governance and Change (CGGC) has claimed that some international Non-Governmental Organisations (NGO) were passing classified military information to Boko Haram insurgents. The CGGC in a statement issued on Monday claimed that the activities of some international NGOs in the northeastern part of the nation were […]

1,000 ‘ninja hunters’ ‎with ‘powers to disappear’ recruited to fight BokoHaram in Borno

by Ikokwu Ikembaon October 7, 2019
Babagana Zulum, the governor, has secretly recruited 1,000 traditional hunters from different parts of the north-east and north-west. They are believed to possess supernatural powers to resist gun shots and also disappear and appear — like Japanese ninjas. Zulum, a professor of engineering, has become apprehensive over the resurgence of Boko Haram in his state […]

Leah Sharibu’s School Shut over Fear of Boko Haram Attack

by Ikokwu Ikembaon October 7, 2019
taken by the leadership of PTA of the school as a measure to safe guard the students from Boko Haram terrorists. Government Girls Science Technical College Dapchi is the girls’ secondary school where over 100 schoolgirls were abducted on February 19 2018 along with Leah Sharibu, who is still in Boko Haram captivity after her […]