Posts Tagged ‘Mosque’

Over 30 Killed as teenage Boy detonates Suicide Vest in Mosque Attack

No fewer than 30 persons have died in a suicide attack by a teenage boy, after early morning prayers at a Mosque in Mubi, Adamawa State. Confirming the incident, the Adamawa State Police Command disclosed that the suicide bombing happened around 5:20am, at Kunu Araha, a suburb in Mubi North. The Police added that the […]

Religious Crisis Looms In Osun Over Plans To Demolish Orisa-Oko Shrine For Mosque

Worshipers of Orisa-Oko, in Osogbo, Osun State, have warned the State Government against the demolition of their shrine for the intended expansion of Osogbo Central Mosque. In a press conference in Osogbo at the weekend, leaders of Olorisa-Oko community in Osogbo said the leadership of Osogbo Central Mosque is planning to demolish their family House at […]

France Shuts Down 3 Mosques, Officers Seize 330 Weapons of War

Police in France also arrested the owner of a revolver found during Wednesday’s raid, France’s Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said. Security officials found jihadist documents at the mosque where yesterday’s raids took place. They have placed nine people under house arrest. Another 22 have been banned from leaving the country Mr Cazeneuve said. France has […]

Imam of Mosque Where I Pray Initiated Me Into Boko Haram

A member of the gang suspected to have carried out the recent bombings in Abuja, in which many people were killed, Abdulwaheed Nasiru, has revealed how his Imam initiated him as a member of the Boko Haram sect. Nasiru, who operates under the alias of ‘Haulaki’, was arraigned alongside others in court on Thursday. Intelligence […]

Army Raids Kogi Mosque, Recovers Sophisticated Weapons. 10 Killed

Information reaching BREAKING TIMES indicates that 10 Islamic fundamentalists were killed on Tuesday in Okene, near Lokoja in Kogi during a bloody encounter between an Islamic sect and gallant Soldiers of the Nigerian Army. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) learnt in Lokoja that soldiers acting on information stormed a mosque located on Inike Street […]