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Nigeria turning into theatre of bloodshed - JNI
The apex Islamic body in Northern Nigeria, Jama'atu Nasril Islam has condemned the explosions that killed scores in Kaduna on Wednesday, lamenting that Nigeria is becoming a theatre of bloodshed.
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Meanwhile in Nigeria, Islamists Bomb Muslims for Not Being the Right...
Meanwhile in Nigeria, Islamists Bomb Muslims for Not Being the Right Kind of Muslims -- No Riots, Protests, Calls for Boycotts Ensue The first bomb detonated around noon, from a car parked in the city of Kaduna, two kilometers outside a gathering of Muslims celebrating Ramadan, said Mike Omeri, the coordinator of Nigeria's National Information ... (more)
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Nigerian President Condemns Kaduna Twin Blasts
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has condemned Wednesday's twin bomb blasts in northern state of Kaduna that left more than 70 people dead and several others injured.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
2 bombs kill at least 39 in Kaduna, north Nigeria
Officials have released a sketch of a man suspected of shooting and killing a peacock from his Mercedes-Benz earlier this month in Southern California.
Thank God Buhari's life was spared - Jonathan
President Goodluck Jonathan has condemned Wednesday's twin bomb blasts in Kaduna that left scores of people dead and several others injured.
Twin bomb blasts rock Kaduna, 39 dead confirmed dead
The explosions started at Alkali by Isa Kaita Road when a suspected suicide bomber on a motorcycle believed to be trailing famous Islamic Scholar, Sheik Dahiru Bauchi exploded with the bomb.
Bomb targeting imam in north Nigeria kills at least 15
Crowds fill Abubakar Gumi central market after authorities relaxed a 24 hour curfew in the northern Nigerian city of Kaduna, June 24, 2012.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Nigeria: Jonathan Meets Chibok Parents, Escaped Girls
President Goodluck Jonathan is meeting with 51 Chibok schoolgirls who escaped from their abductors days after the extremist Boko Haram sect stole them from their school dormitory and herded them into its Sambisa forest hideout.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Aregbesola deserves second term
"Leadership is always somewhat mysterious. Leadership can be summed up in two words: intelligence and integrity, or, to use two synonyms: competence and character."
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Extradition Of Ogwuche
THE successful extradition of suspected Nyanya motor park bomb mastermind, Aminu Sadiq Ogwuche restates the importance of international cooperation in the fight against terrorism.
German abducted by suspected extremists in Nigeria
From Adolf Hitler down to the petty bureaucrats who staffed the Nazi death camps, thousands of perpetrators of World War II war crimes were eventually written up in vast reams of investigative files - files that... From Adolf Hitler down to the petty bureaucrats who staffed the Nazi death camps, thousands of perpetrators of World War II war crimes ... (more)
Wed Jul 16, 2014
How Bauchi education stakeholders make case for out-of-school children
One of the major challenges rocking the northern part the country is the problem of out-of-school children.
Akpabio expresses PDP governors' loyalty, support to Jonathan
Gov. Godswill Akpabio of Akwa Ibom on Tuesday, expressed the loyalty and support of PDP governors to President Goodluck Jonathan, should he decide to seek re-election in 2015.
Nigerian police: We've arrested senior Boko Haram member
A video of Abubakar Shekau, who claims to be the leader of the Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram, is shown on September 25, 2013.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Police Arrests Chief Butcher Of Boko Haram
The Nigerian police has released a press statement saying they have arrested a top ranking official of Boko Haram, who says he is the 'Chief Butcher' of Balmo Forest.
Nigeria: Boko Haram Kingpin Nabbed in Bauchi
THE Nigerian police in Bauchi believe they have made a breakthrough in the fight against terror following the arrest Mohammed Zakari, said to be a high ranking member of Boko Haram sect.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
The night Boko Haram killed my husband, burnt our house - Sara
The fact that security men resided there was enough to assure one of security. So there was security there especially in the Army Barracks.
Nigerian Troops Capture 80 Machine Guns, 10 Riffles In Bauchi's Darazo Forest
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Fri Jul 11, 2014
PHOTONEWS: Nigerian Army Found Boko Haram's Weapons Hidden Underground In Balmo Forest
The Nigerian Army has found Boko Haram's armouries that were hidden in underground cells in Balmo forest that stretches from Bauchi to Jugawa and to the precincts of Sambisa forest in Borno.