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Principal of Government College, Makurdi, Mr Godfrey Ugudu, on Saturday said that the school has received letters from Islamist sect group, Boko Haram, threatening to attack the school. Ugudu, announced this at a news conference in Makurdi on Saturday. He said that the school received two letters which had the same content on May 14. “It is true that we saw two letters informing us of the intention of the ... Read More »

29 Killed As Boko Haram Fires Rocket Launcher Into Market In Borno

The recurrent attack by members of the dreaded Boko Haram sect took another turn on Saturday as members of the sect attacked a market in Ngurosoye village in Bama Local government area, killing at least 29 people It was gathered that the insurgents came in hundreds of motorcycles and six Hilux vans and began shooting sporadically as they threw rocket launchers on traders in the market. A security source who ... Read More »

#‎BringBackOurGirls : “U.S. Officials Question Nigeria’s Ability to Rescue Hostages”

By ERIC SCHMITT and BRIAN KNOWLTON – (NY Times) Obama administration officials on Thursday questioned whether the Nigerian military is able to rescue, even with international help, more than 260 schoolgirls abducted last month, giving impetus to a social media campaign calling for the United States to do more to free the hostages. That campaign is supported by some members of Congress, but has made the Pentagon increasingly uneasy. Military ... Read More »

How To Lose Stomach Fat In Just 4 Weeks

Julia Miller, Health and Diet columnist, investigates the NutriBerry Slim diet to find out for herself if this super diet works. NutriBerry Slim is the latest weight loss fad. This so called Superfood that you take as a supplement to lose weight have been getting a lot of international attention. Read more : Good Luck with your weight loss! Julia Miller Please follow and like us: Read More »

Adamawa villagers kill 70 Boko Haram terrorists

MEMBERS of a vigilance group in Madagali, a town in Adamawa State, have reportedly killed more than 70 Boko Haram members and handed over seven others to the police. An online news medium, SharaReporters, reported on Friday that the vigilance group acted after they were tipped off by a local food vendor that the militants were coming to get food before heading out for a major operation to raid villages ... Read More »

Oby Ezekwesili (@obyezeks) Is Profiting From National Calamity? – See Doyin Okupe’s Tweets

Doyin Okupe, Senior Special Assistant to the Nigeria president on Public Affairs fired shots at the front liner in the #Bringbackourgirls campaign, Mrs Oby Ezekwesili, in a series of tweets this afternoon. According to the Senior Special Assistant, Oby Ezekwesili efforts with the campaign is just her trying to profit from a national calamity. Read his tweets to the former minister below. Please follow and like us: Read More »

GEJ Cancels Chibok Community Visit, For ‘Security Reasons’

Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan has called off a visit the town where more than 200 school girls were abducted, officials say. The president had planned tovisit Chibok, the town where over 200 female students of the Government Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State were kidnapped on April 14. The visit was supposed to be a stopover on Mr. Jonathan’s trip to France for a security summit. Presidency sources told the BBC ... Read More »

Free The Killers Of My Son If It Would Help Secure Abducted Chibok Girls – Mother Of Killed Briton

It is just over a month since more than 200 girls were taken by Islamist militants from their boarding school in Nigeria. The group Boko Haram says it will only free them in exchange for releasing some of its members from prison. But one woman, whose son was kidnapped and killed by the same group in Nigeria, says she would be happy for her son’s murderers to be released, if ... Read More »

That song the President hates: “Zuwan Mai Malfa Kano”

On April 15th, a day after the first tragic Abuja, Nyanya bombing and the abduction of over 234 Chibok school girls in Borno, the president of Nigeria was strongly condemned for jetting to Kano for a dancing campaign rally. Ahmed Audi Zarewa sang a song about the president and got himself arrested for it. Here’s the song behind #FreeAhmedAudiZarewa. We missed some points where we used dashes; but those missed ... Read More »

Sudan judge sentences Christian woman to death

A Sudanese judge on Thursday sentenced a Christian woman to hang for apostasy, despite appeals by Western embassies for compassion and respect for religious freedom. “We gave you three days to recant but you insist on not returning to Islam. I sentence you to be hanged to death,” Judge Abbas Mohammed Al-Khalifa told the woman, addressing her by her father’s Muslim name, Adraf Al-Hadi Mohammed Abdullah. Her Christian name is ... Read More »

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