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Boko Haram dealt another blow, free dozens of insurgents

Boko Haram Islamists attacked a military base in the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri on Friday and freed dozens of insurgents from custody, the military said of…

Ex-British Foreign Secretary: Life Has Been So Rough in Nigeria Advocates stiffer penalties for corrupt officers

Ex-British Foreign Secretary: Life Has Been So Rough in Nigeria Advocates stiffer penalties for corrupt officers

Former British Foreign Secretary, Jack Straw, Wednesday bemoaned the spate of destruction by insurgents in North-eastern part of Nigeria, saying it had been so rough. Straw, who…

Bomb explodes near Israeli embassy in Cairo

A homemade bomb has exploded in front of the Israeli embassy in Cairo, security sources and the website of the state-run Al-Ahram newspaper has said. Security sources said the…

US, UN Condemn Killings Of Students In Yobe

US, UN Condemn Killings Of Students In Yobe

The United States Consular General in Nigeria, Mr Jeffrey Hawkins, has condemned the killings of school children in Yobe State and the activities of Boko Haram sect…

Libyan PM Ousted After Korean Ship Escapes With Crude

Libyan PM Ousted After Korean Ship Escapes With Crude

The Libyan parliament ousted Prime Minister Ali Zeidan on Tuesday and named the defence minister as caretaker premier until a permanent replacement has been approved, MPs said.…

Nigeria’s War on Terror: New Developments, Revitalized Efforts and a Questionable Goal

Nigeria’s War on Terror: New Developments, Revitalized Efforts and a Questionable Goal

As the international community watches conflict and violence continue in the Central African Republic and South Sudan, it is still worth monitoring Nigeria’s continuing terrorist problem. For…