Nigerian Security Forces Probing Whether Boko Haram’s Shekau Killed

There have been wide speculations that the Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau has died in a battle with security forces in Konduga, Borno State, North Eastern Nigeria. Hence, the Nigerian security agencies are reviewing information on the reported killing of the militant sect leader, a person familiar with the investigation said. The Nigerian armed forces … Continue reading Nigerian Security Forces Probing Whether Boko Haram’s Shekau Killed

Media Clampdown Will Continue –Army

The Nigerian Army has said that its routine security operation that led to the ongoing clampdown on the media will continue until it is satisfied. The Director, Defence Information, Maj.Gen. Chris Olukolade, said this on Tuesday while featuring on a programme, entitled Focus Nigeria on the African Independent Television, AIT. While admitting that the exercise … Continue reading Media Clampdown Will Continue –Army

Northern Elders Council Unites with Jonathan, Commends Military on Anti-terrorism Fight

The Northern Elders Council has declared support for President Goodluck Jonathan, the Armed Forces and other security agencies, in the fight against terrorism, especially efforts at rescuing the abducted girls. Spokesman of the Council, Mr Yusuf Mamman, stated this at a news conference on Monday in Abuja. Mamman urged Nigerians to stop politicising terrorism, especially … Continue reading Northern Elders Council Unites with Jonathan, Commends Military on Anti-terrorism Fight