Bomb attack leaves at least 5 dead and 19 wounded in Nigeria

A Nigerian market town of Potiskum (north) was the scene of an attack this Sunday after a girl with a hidden bomb in her body exploded leaving at least five people dead, reported witnesses and medical sources. “At least five people were killed, along with the girl, while 19...

African countries plan to create regional force to fight Boko Haram

The African Union (AU) said on Friday that the Islamist group Boko Haram has become a threat to the security of the entire African continent and they “require a collective response.” For this reason, the Council for Peace and Security of the AU called for the...

Nigeria: Destruction caused by Boko Haram is shown on satellite images

Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch (HRW) published various satellite images to show the massive destruction of the two main towns attacked, Baga and Doron Baga, northern state of Borno (northeast Nigeria), by the Islamist group Boko Haram. According to Amnesty...

Nigeria: More than 100 women are kidnapped by members of Boko Haram

Armed members of Boko Haram abducted more than 100 women and children and killed 35 people during an incursion on Sunday in the village of Gumsuri, in northeastern Nigeria, reported this Thursday a security source and a resident. “They gathered people, gunned down over 30...

School in Nigeria suffers suicide attack and 47 students die

A school in northeastern Nigeria this Monday was victim of a suicide attack that killed 47 students and wounded 79, a fact attributed to the Islamist group Boko Haram. Students of the Government Comprehensive Senior Science Secondary School, in the Yobe state, were waiting for...

Ex-Navy Seal who shot Osama Bin Laden receives threats from jihadists

The former combatant of the Navy SEAL, elite troop of the US Navy, Robert O’Neill, 38, who worked under absolute secrecy, was threatened of death by jihadists after publicly revealing that he was who executed the leader of Al Qaeda Osama bin Laden. O’Neill told the...

Canada on alert after terrorist attacks performed by suspected extremists

Canada began to take precautions after the Islamist extremism executed two attacks in three days against military and the Parliament by shooters with ideas closed to jihadism. The young attackers were born and raised “in this peaceful country,” said Prime Minister...

Nigerian authorities reach agreement with Boko Haram to free abducted girls

The Nigerian Army ensured this Friday it has achieved a ceasefire agreement with the Boko Haram terrorist group, that could cause the immediate release of the more than 200 girls abducted in a school in the Chibok village. The head of the Nigerian Staff, Alex Badeh informed...
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