Articles Posted in the " Boko Haram " Category

  • UPDATE: Suicide bombers kill 24 in Cameroon

    Two suicide bombers posing as food vendors killed at least 24 people and injured 112 others in a market in Meme, northern Cameroon, security sources said on Friday. It was the first time the town of Meme has been targeted but there have been previous assaults near the town of Mora, which lies near the […] Post from PM News

  • Abstain from sex, social worker tells young ladies

    An orphanage home operator, Mrs Olufunke Olaide, on Friday advised young ladies who were not ready for marriage to abstain from indiscriminate sex. Olaide, the Coordinator, Home of God’s Grace for Orphans and Widows, Ikorodu, Lagos state, gave the advice in an interview with NAN in Lagos. She said that ladies who were fond of […] Post from PM News

  • Bologna ends Juventus 15-match winning streak

    Juventus’ run of 15 consecutive Serie A wins came to an end as they were held to a goalless draw at Bologna. Bologna, coached by AC Milan legend Roberto Donadoni, had the only shot on target, while Juve’s Paul Pogba wasted two good chances after the break. Juve boss Massimiliano Allegri rested leading scorer Paulo […] Post from PM News

  • Man Utd contact Mourinho, as Balotelli is set for China

    Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has lost the confidence of several of the club’s senior players and former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho is their preferred option as his replacement. (Daily Star) Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward is believed to have contacted Mourinho’s agent on Friday to see if he will take over before […] Post from PM News

  • 19 dead in twin suicide attack on Cameroon market

    19 dead in twin suicide attack on Cameroon market

    At least 19 people were killed in a double suicide bombing at a market in northeastern Cameroon on Friday, local officials said. Several other people were injured in the attack on the market at Meme at around 0900 (0800 GMT) which was carried out by two female suicide bombers, said the officials, who did not […] Post from PM News

  • Nigerian troops rescue 195 hostages from Boko Haram – Army

    Nigerian troops have rescued 195 Boko Haram hostages and killed a number of “terrorists” in raids on villages across the restive northeast, the army said Thursday. Troops descended on towns suspected to be controlled by the Islamist group in the state of Borno and “rescued 195 persons held hostage,” it said in a statement. “Quite […] Post from PM News

  • Boko Haram: Reconsidering the Nigerian approach to terror by David Dimas

    By David Dimas Once again national tragedies have unfolded before all of us. For some Nigerians, it is no longer news whenever the insurgents strike because of the consistent manner in which they terrorize at will. The twin suicide bombings in Internally Displaced People’s (IDP) camps and attack by Boko Haram insurgents on Dalori village […] Post from PM News

  • DPO arrests 5 touts at embassies

    Paul Iyoghojie The Divisional Police officer (DPO) in charge of Bar Beach Division, Victoria Island, Lagos, Western Nigeria, CSP Segun Ajamolaya, has led his men to dislodge all the suspected touts constituting nuisance and harrasing visitors to embassies on Walter Carrington and Eleke Crescents in victoria Island. During the raid, five suspects were arrested, while […] Post from PM News