Summary Pelachiroma is few kilometres away from Dzur which is a mountainous community harbouring terrorists camps along the Biu- Garkida- Gombi- Yola road where the late emir of Gwoza, Alhaji Idrissa Timta, and other innocent people were ambushed and killed by suspected Boko Haram sect early this year.
Summary Abuja - Suspected members of the Boko Haram sect attacked another Borno town killing three people and setting houses and churches ablaze. "Three people have been killed by members of the Boko Haram sect who attacked Pelachiroma village of Hawul local government area of Borno State," the source revealed.
Summary The disclosure was made at yesterday's plenary in the House of Representatives when a lawmaker, Hon. "This unfortunate incident is still continuing despite the announcement of the ceasefire agreement between the federal government and the Boko Haram sect. "If urgent action is not taken to rescue the villages, Nigeria will further lose its territory to the Boko Haram insurgents. Such is the case in all areas under the control of the insurgents.
Summary Pelachiroma is a few distance from Azur Forest where the Boko Haram insurgents killed eight persons last Friday. Confirming the incident on Wednesday, the Caretaker Committee chairman of Hawul Local Government Area, Dr. Andrew Malgwi, said the insurgents also destroyed many houses in the attack.
Summary Bulama, according to PDP sources in the state, is on the verge of rounding up consultations on the matter with a view to contesting the election and will be obtaining the forms to formally signify his interest in the race soon.
Summary In a clear indication that the ceasefire deal sealed between the Federal government of Nigeria and the boko haram sect has truly crumbled, the insurgents have launched attack on Waga Mongoro, a borough situated between Gwoza town of Borno State and ...
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Summary The right to security of life and property of a citizen is universally recognised as an inalienable human right. This is clearly indicated by different instruments of the United Nations Organisation.
Summary Secretary of the Boko Haram group, Danladi Amadu, has dissociated the sect from the latest attacks and killings in some towns in Borno and Adamawa states, blaming "faceless" groups for the raid. Abuja -- THE Bayelsa State has alerted the general public on the existence of a fake social media account purported to belong to the Governor, Seriake Dickson.
Summary Amadu, in an interview with the VOA Hausa radio yesterday, also confirmed the ceasefire agreement with the sect and said the "true" sect members have welcomed the ceasefire. The secretary also said the recent release of some Chinese and Cameroonian hostages by the group was part of the deal reached in the ceasefire, which they began to fulfill by the release.
Summary According to NIGERIAN TRIBUNE, Marwa said his closed door meeting with President Goodluck Jonathan was a private affair. A statement issued by Marwa's media aide, Bello Zubairu, read, "In view of the insinuations in media reports on Tuesday,...
Summary Yvonne Leung, spokeswoman for the Hong Kong Federation of Students, confirmed that the government has reached out to her organization through a middleman to get feedback in the wake of Tuesday's first round of dialogue, which saw five federation members talk for two hours with government officials.
Summary The same court also sentenced on Tuesday two Saudi citizens to death and a third to 12 years in prison for taking part in violent protests in the eastern town of al-Awamiya, a Shiite stronghold where protests erupted in 2011 demanding greater rights from the Sunni-led monarchy.
Summary The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the coalition launched four airstrikes on oil wells in the Jafra field late Wednesday. The Observatory, which relies on a network of activists around the country, said that since the airstrikes on Syria began a month ago, 553 people have been killed including 32 civilians.
Summary The Shiites from the minority Hazara community were targeted outside a vegetable market on the outskirts of Quetta city, operations police chief Aitzaz Goraya said. The local Taliban have been waging a war against the state in a bid to topple the government and impose their harsh brand of Islamic law, and have killed thousands of Pakistanis over the last decade.