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Niger Delta Avengers Condemns Attack On Soldiers, Vows To Fish Out Killers

Niger Delta Avengers, the militant group responsible for renewed hostilities in the Niger-Delta region, on Thursday condemned the killing of military personnel in the area, promising the victims’ families that those responsible for the heinous act would be “brought to book.”

The condemnation followed accusations that the group was responsible for attacks on a military houseboat in Ejere, a creek in Warri South Local Government Are

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Mob Attacks NTA Properties In Aba

Angry mob attacked National Television Authority(NTA) Aba yesterday ,the mob wanted to go on air to protest the killing of an innocent soul by armed herdsmen.


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Eyewitness Account Of Fulani Attack In Enugu State (Graphic Pics)

It is with profound pain that I type this information, I am previously aware of the Biblical sayings that the HEART of man is desperately evil but I think the heart of the fulanis is that of the devil himself……

Over the years, we have lived harmoniously in “partial” peace with the Fulanis in the South-East until things started falling apart since early 2011 when they started being torn in our flesh……their wicked a

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Fulani Herdsmen Attack Soldiers In Agatu, Benue State

Fulani herdsmen have reportedly kidnapped a police man after engaging a joint team of the Nigerian Army and Mobile Police Force personnel in Agatu, Benue state in a gun duel.
One of the policemen, Corporal Ebiakpo Akparakazi, was also reported missing during the attack.
The Benue state police spokesman, ASP Moses Yamu, who confirmed the incident, said tha

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Kaduna, Warri Refineries Shut Down Over Pipeline Attack

Two of the nation’s refineries were shut down by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) due to pipeline vandalism by the Niger Delta militants last week. The refineries, with a combined capacity of 235,000 barrels per day, resumed production in December and January respectively after long maintenance work.

Sources at the refineries said the work

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Boko Haram Can No Longer Coordinate Attacks – Buratai Boasts

Nigeria’s chief of army staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai has assured residents of the north-east that 2016 will be a more peaceful year for them because Boko Haram “can no longer coordinate any attacks”.

He gave the assurance on Thursday after his operational visits to troops locations in parts of Borno and Yobe states.

He said within the time frame given by President Muhammadu Buhari, joint forces had decimated Boko Haram and substantially destroyed its enclaves on Nigerian territory.

“Going by the present pace and momentum of the military operation, no insurgent or group will be able operate freely by 2016,” he said.

“Since Mr President’s mandate, we have done a lot to defeat these criminals; we have degraded them in such a manner that they

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Kenyan Muslims Shield And Protect Christians In Mandera Bus Attack


A group of Kenyan Muslims travelling on a bus ambushed by Islamist gunmen protected Christian passengers by refusing to be split into groups, according to eyewitnesses. They told the militants “to kill them together or leave them alone”, a local governor told Kenyan media.

At least two people were killed in the attack, near the north-eastern village of El Wak on the Somali border. The Somali based al-Shabab group is the main suspect for the attack. It has not said if it was responsible, but often carries out attacks in Kenya’s north-east.

The bus was travelling from the capital Nairobi to the town of Mandera. When al-Shabab killed 148 people in an attack on Garissa University College in April, the militants reportedly singled out Christians and shot them, while fr

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U.S. Embassy Warns Of Possible ‘Terrorism’ Attacks In Nigeria

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Embassy in Nigeria said on Friday it had received information that groups “associated with terrorism” may be planning attacks against hotels in the country that are frequented by Westerners.

In a brief message for U.S. citizens, the embassy said it had no further information regarding the timing or method of any planned attacks.

“The U.S. Mission advises all U.S. citizens to be vigilant when at hotels and around areas frequented by expatriates and foreign travelers … locations where large crowds may gather; and government facilities,” the statement said.

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Armed Robbers Attack Policemen, Snatch Three AK47 Rifles


Ebonyi State Police Command Tuesday paraded nine suspects in connection with various crimes ranging from armed robbery, cultism, and unlawful possession of firearms to vandalism.

Among those paraded include members of a robbery gang that operates on highways. They are; Ndubuisi Iseh, 23; Uchenna Nweke, 24, and Sunday Elom, the driver.

The hoodlums had perfected plans to rob in Lagos but were prevented by the police who trailed them after snatching their rifles which they wanted to use for the operation.

Parading the suspects at Police Headquarters, Abakaliki, the state Commissioner of Police Peace Ibekwe Abdallah told newsmen that the hoodlums attacked a team of policemen o Read More »

Video: Mali Attack: Terrorist Kills 3, Frees Some Who Could Recite The Quran

Jihadists kill three as they go ‘floor to floor’ screaming ‘Allahu Akbar’ during AK-47 rampage at Mali hotel and take 170 hostages before freeing those who could recite the Koran

*Radison Blu hotel under attack by jihadists armed with AK-47s and hand grenades in Malian capital of Bamako
*Up to 10 gunmen have taken dozens of hostages inside the Radisson hotel while 80 people have escaped unharmed
*Gunmen spoke in English and tested hostages’ knowledge of the Koran before allowing Muslim hostages to leave
*U.S. government employees are reportedly among the terrified hostages trapped inside the Radisson Blu hotel
*US Special Forces lead elite operation to clear the building one floor at a time amid deadly hostage crisis
*At least three people have been killed including one French national and US embassy have urged American nationals to ‘she Read More »