Army foils fresh attack on Borno community (Guardian)

The Army has said that three soldiers were lost while repelling Boko Haram attack on Rann Village in Borno State on Tuesday.Spokesman of Operation Lafiya Dole, Col. Onyema Nwachukwu, in a statement yesterday in Maiduguri, said that troops successfully foiled…

20 children injured as man attacks school (Punch)

Twenty children were wounded in an attack at an elementary school in Beijing on Tuesday with three suffering serious injuries, local authorities said, as state-run media reported that the assailant used a hammer. A male suspect was brought “under control”…

Man drives into crowd in Germany, injures four (DailyMail)

Four people have been injured after a mentally ill man drove into a crowd of people in Germany – in what appears to have been an attack targeting foreigners. The 50-year-old driver of a silver Mercedes first attempted to hit…

Ogun, Imo govs renew attack on Oshiomhole (Punch)

Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, and Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle  Amosun, on Thursday renewed their attacks on Adams Oshiomhole, the national chairman of their party, the All Progressives Congress. While Okorocha claimed the fortunes of the APC had…

We respect freedom of association, but… – MTN on NLC attack

The management of MTN has reacted to today’s violent attack and destruction of is property by the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) In a short statement signed by Tobechukwu Okigbo, MTN’s Corporate Relations Executive, the company said “MTN supports the freedom of…

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