Nigerian, Cameroonian troops kill 27 Boko Haram suspects in gun battle

A cache of heavy weapons and machinery was also recovered…


Soldiers cordon Zamfara community, kill many bandits, arrest others

Residents say the military came around 1 pm, heavily…


Military announces two-year rule in Sudan, imposes state of emergency

The ousted leader, Omar Al-Bashir, and other senior…


One killed as Civil Defence officer ‘accidentally’ opens fire in Lagos

A Korean who was injured in the incident has been taken…


Gunmen attack travellers on Abuja-Kaduna Highway, abduct many

Commuters were stranded for several hours during the…


Nine days after, NDLEA yet to act on alleged cocaine-trafficker who evaded trial

Ms Phillips jumped bail after she was charged in 2007 for…


EU Mission reports widespread violence, vote buying in Kano supplementary elections

The mission says neither INEC nor police could respond…


Army deploys 197 personnel to Gambia for peacekeeping mission

The troops will stay in Gambia for one year. The post…


How widespread impunity is encouraging right abuses in Nigeria – U.S. report

The report highlights the various failures of the…


How soldiers, thugs disrupted collation in Rivers – INEC

INEC said the soldiers and armed thugs wanted to subvert…