According to recently provided inside information from the US, Nigerian military commanders leaked plans to rescue the abducted Chibok girls to Boko Haram terrorists. According to Nigerian Watch, this was disclosed by US intelligence sources.
The Nigerian military on Friday said it has recaptured two more communities from Boko Haram militants in the North Eastern part of Nigeria after intense fighting. The Defence Headquarters said Friday that government troops flushed out Boko Haram terrorists from Gulag, Madagali Local Government Area in Adamawa State, and Bara
As the Nigerian military gain momentum in the quest to wipe out Boko Haram, Nigerians, unusually, have reacted in support of the government. Many were angered by what was termed a politically motivated statement released by the #BringBackOurGirls (BBOG) coalition, demanding verifiable evidence of victories over Boko Haram insurgents from
Nigerian troops have recaptured Baga from Boko Haram militants today according to a tweet from the Nigeria defense spokesperson. Baga was overrun by Boko Haram militants in January 2015 a few days after the Multi-national troops withdrew from army barracks of the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF).
As the war against Boko Haram rages on, the Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has said it is recording great results in its current battle to wipe out the insurgents, especially in Sambisa Forest and Gwoza in Borno State. According to the Nigerian Watch, military authorities claim to have killed over 600
The Nigerian government has gotten the full support of the United Nation (UN) to completely crush the Boko Haram terrorist group from the surface of the earth. It was reported by the Nigerian Pilot that the UN Secretary General, Mr Ban Ki Moon, gave the backing on Tuesday.
Militants from the Boko Haram Islamist movement attacked Chadian troops stationed in a Nigerian border town before dawn on Wednesday before being repulsed, a Chadian military source said. “The Boko Haram elements wanted to surprise us by attacking at about 4 am (0300 GMT).
Months after Nigeria recorded success in managing the deadly Ebola virus, fears over a new wave of epidemics occurred February 2, Monday. It was initially reported that a 9-year-old Nigerian girl with symptoms associated with Ebola, was admitted to the special Ebola quarantine unit at the Ernakulam General Hospital, India.
Nigerian Boko Haram fighters went on the rampage in the Cameroonian border town of Fotokol Wednesday, massacring civilians and torching a mosque before being repelled by regional forces. The onslaught came a day after Chad sent troops across the border to flush the jihadists out of the Nigerian town of
Pirates have hijacked a crude oil tanker off the Nigerian coast, taking three hostages and killing the vessel’s Greek deputy commander, the Greek coastguard said Wednesday. The Malta-flagged Kalamos was anchored and awaiting fresh cargo from Qua Iboe, an oil terminal in Nigeria’s southeastern region operated by ExxonMobil, when it
Gamborou Ngala, Malam Fatori, Michika, may have been captured by Chadian, Cameroonian and Nigerian troops A major coordinated military onslaught against Boko Haram has commenced. While Chadian and Cameroonian troops are approaching Nigeria from the borders, Nigerian troops are moving northward from inside.
The Nigerian military has hit back at Amnesty International’s claim that it ignored repeated warnings of an impending attack on Baga and Monguno and also failed to take measures to protect the civilian population of the surrounding towns and villages describing the allegation as “misleading”, “inaccurate and unfair.” On Wednesday,
Indonesia is ready to execute seven foreign drug convicts on death row after their appeals for presidential clemency were rejected, an official said, in a move certain to set Jakarta on a collision course with international allies. They include two Australian leaders of the “Bali Nine” drug-smuggling gang, who have
2015 is the year for many people to find love and Ice Prince might have found the love of his life. The rapper who is known for being super secretive with his relationship has taken a new turn as he posted very cozy pictures with his new love on Instagram.