Nigeria: Niger and Chad Army recover city seized by Boko Haram

The Nigerien and Chadian army launched an offensive against Boko Haram in Nigeria and retook the city of Damasak (northeast) in the hands of the Islamists who controlled it since November, Chadian security sources said this Monday. 200 Boko Haram fighters were killed in the...

Muslim protests against Muhammad cartoon leaves 10 dead so far

The violent riots after protests in Niger by the publication of Prophet Muhammad’s cartoon by the French weekly Charlie Hebdo have left five people dead this Saturday, officials said. Following the publication this week of Muhammad cartoon by the weekly Charlie Hebdo victim...