Boko Haram

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Thursday, February 15, 2018

First Boko Haram member sentenced for Chibok kidnapping

First Boko Haram member sentenced for Chibok kidnapping

First Boko Haram member sentenced for Chibok kidnapping

Haruna Yahaya has been handed a 15-year prison sentence

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Teenage suicide bomber kills at least 50 in Nigerian mosque

Teenage suicide bomber kills at least 50 in Nigerian mosque

Teenage suicide bomber kills at least 50 in Nigerian mosque

The mosque in Mubi was full of people who were attending morning prayer at the time of the attack

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Boko Haram: Four suicide bombers kill 19 and injure at least 23 in Nigeria

Boko Haram: Four suicide bombers kill 19 and injure at least 23 in Nigeria

Boko Haram: Four suicide bombers kill 19 and injure at least 23 in Nigeria

One bomber targeted a group of mourners and another detonated a device when approached by a Civilian Joint Task Force member

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Boko Haram plot to attack US and UK embassies foiled by Nigerian officials

Boko Haram plot to attack US, UK embassies foiled by Nigerian officials

Boko Haram plot to attack US, UK embassies foiled by Nigerian officials

Securities officials claim they broke up a plan to attack western establishments late in March

Islamist group Boko Haram drug children before using them as suicide bombers

Isis-linked islamists Boko Haram drug children before using them as suicide bombers - Unicef

Boko Haram drug children before using them as suicide bombers - Unicef

A Unicef report has claimed that 80% of suicide attacks in the Lake Chad basin region in Africa involved girls with bombs strapped to their bodies

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

10-year-old girl dies after triggering her suicide vest at IDP camp in Nigeria

10-year-old girl dies after triggering suicide vest at displaced persons' camp in Nigeria

Girl, 10, blows herself up at displaced persons' camp in Nigeria

The child blew herself up in north-east Nigeria, according to a civilian vigilante, no one else was injured

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Boko Haram believed to be 'using babies' in suicide bombings

Boko Haram 'using babies in suicide bombings'

Boko Haram 'using babies in suicide bombings'

Female suicide bombers in Nigeria are now carrying babies in Nigeria to avoid detection, a report has claimed

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Nigerian army claims to have fatally wounded Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau

Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau killed in airstrike, Nigerian army claims

Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau fatally wounded, claims Nigerian army

An airstrike by the Nigerian military claims Shekau sustained fatal wounds to the shoulders

Monday, August 15, 2016

Monday, August 15, 2016

Chibok girls: 'The government need to get the local community on side', says security expert

Boko Haram Chibok video: Security expert Will Geddes on how the Nigerian government should get the girls back

Security expert Will Geddes on how to get the Chibok girls back

Boko Haram have released a video showing the girls from Chibok they abducted in 2014

Boko Haram have released a new video showing abducted girls from Chibok

Boko Haram wants the world to focus on Chibok schoolgirls – but Isis affiliate is at war with itself

Boko Haram wants us to focus on schoolgirls - and ignore internal power struggle

It is not clear who now leads the Nigerian Islamist group