On the night of 04/14–15/ 2014, 276 female students were kidnapped from the Government Secondary School in the town of Chibok. a primarily a Christian village, in Borno State, Nigeria. Responsibility for the kidnappings was claimed by… Continue reading
* Khalid al-Barnawi, the head of ‘Ansaru’ splinter group of Boko Haram, known for kidnapping and murdering Westerners. was captured in Lokoja, capital of the central state of Kogi on Friday 04/01/2016, military spokesman Brigadier General Rabe… Continue reading
Suicide bombers, on Wednesday 01/27/2016, have hit the north-eastern Nigerian town of Chibok during market day, killing at least 13 people, reports said.
At least three attackers were involved, some of them female, witnesses said. More than 30… Continue reading
* 170 hostages, including 140 guests and 30 employees at the 190 rooms Radisson Blu Hotel in the Malian capital Bamako, were seized by Islamic gunmen. on Friday 11/20/2015 AT at about 08:30 local time, the hotel said… Continue reading
At least 39 people have died, on Friday 10/16/2015, after multiple explosions in the Nigerian city of Maiduguri, an emergency official said.
Three female suicide bombers, thought to be aged between 11 and 15, struck on Friday morning,… Continue reading
Boko Haram have released, on Monday 08/03/2015, a new video on the insurgency in Nigeria, with Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau again failing to appear in it. His continued absence has increased speculation about his fate.
Abubakar… Continue reading