Category: Boko Haram

TRIAL OF BOKO HARAM SUSPECTS TO CONTINUE IN KAINJI

By Senator Iroegbu in Abuja   The Federal Government has disclosed its intention to commence trial of Boko Haram suspects in custody with established cases of terrorism at Kainji, Niger State. This was disclosed yesterday by the Director of Prosecutions for the Ministry of Justice, Mr. Muhammed Umar, at the ongoing […]

BOKO HARAM KILLS 8 SOLDIERS IN YOBE

Suspected Boko Haram members have attacked Sassawa village, Damaturu Local Government Area of Yobe State and killed eight soldiers. A top security source told Daily Trust that the attackers stormed the village in five Hilux vans around 6pm Tuesday and opened fire on the soldiers. “The attackers took the soldiers […]

MANY DEAD AS MULTIPLE BLASTS HIT MAIDUGURI

  Many were feared dead and scores injured when multiple bomb attacks hit Maiduguri yesterday. The incidents occurred about 8:50 pm in Muna Garage general area in Jere Local Government Area of Maiduguri. According to a CJTF source, the first bomber blew up himself at Muna Garage park, killing scores […]

CONTROVERSY OVER MASS TRIAL OF BOKO HARAM SUSPECTS

Boko Haram suspects The current Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami is not new to controversies and it appears he is not tired of raising more curiosities about administration of justice in this dispensation. That is why his announcement the other day that the Federal Government was set to […]

ANXIETY IN ONDO AFTER BOKO HARAM MEMBER’S CONFESSIONS

Following the last Sunday’s arrest of a suspected Boko Haram insurgent, Bashir Mohammed in Isua-Akoko, Akoko Southeast local government area of Ondo state, security has been beefed up especially in the four local government areas. Our Correspondent observed that soldiers at various check points have embarked on intensive search of […]