A rise in violence causes 20,000 civilians to flee from Northwest Nigeria to Niger: UN report

A rise in violence causes 20,000 civilians to flee from Northwest Nigeria to Niger: UN report

Niamey/Abuja: Nearly 20,000 Nigerian citizens have taken refuge in the neighbouring Niger, given the ethnic conflicts and attacks caused due to vigilantism. The displacement of this magnitude in just one and a half months has raised serious questions on the Nigerian security agencies and systems, once again. The state government in Nigeria was already in […]

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Fake News can trigger the third world war, Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka

Fake News can trigger the third world war, Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka

San Francisco: Nobel Laureate Playwright and poet Wole Soyinka warned ‘Fake News can trigger the third world war.’ While speaking at a symposium organised by an international news agency, he cautioned that the effects of Fake News could be horrible. He commented that looking at the abundance of Fake News in Nigeria, the Fake News […]

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African Terrorist organisation Boko Haram begins using Drones; Nigerian President’s shocking revelation

African Terrorist organisation Boko Haram begins using Drones; Nigerian President’s shocking revelation

Abuja: Boko Haram a terrorist organisation known to carry out attacks in Nigeria and other African countries, has now started using drones for surveillance of military presence to carry out planned attacks, reveals Muhammadu Buhari, the Nigerian President. He said this at a meeting of a group formed of African countries to carry out joint […]

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Boko Haram terror attacks claim 60 lives in Nigeria; media accuses Nigerian government of aiding terror outfit

Boko Haram terror attacks claim 60 lives in Nigeria; media accuses Nigerian government of aiding terror outfit

Abuja: While there are indications of the counter-terrorism action intensifying in the African continent, the attacks by the terrorist organisations in the region have also been observed to have increased. In the last few days,  Boko Haram attacks in the Borno State of Nigeria claimed 60 lives. The victims include 16 farmers and more than […]

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Cholera outbreak: Kills 175 people in Nigeria, more than 10,000 possibly infected

Cholera outbreak: Kills 175 people in Nigeria, more than 10,000 possibly infected

Abuja: Northeast Nigeria is currently witnessing a major outbreak of Cholera and the virus has reportedly infected more than 10,000 people. The virus has claimed 175 lives already while the actual numbers are feared may be much higher than the ones reported. Nigeria is the third country hit by the Cholera outbreak, and 50 people […]

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20 killed in Boko Haram attack in Nigeria; the rise in terrorist activities increase concerns

20 killed in Boko Haram attack in Nigeria; the rise in terrorist activities increase concerns

Abuja: While there are indications of intensifying the counter-terrorism campaigns by the African countries along with the United States and European countries, it has been observed that the terrorist organisations have also intensified their activities. At least 20 people were killed in the attack carried out by Boko Haram in the Borno State of Nigeria. […]

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