Surrendered Nigeria jihadists riot in tense northeast

Hundreds of Nigerian Boko Haram jihadists who are being held in a camp after surrendering to the military rioted on Wednesday to demand the right to slaughter cows for meat, sources said. The riot prompted residents in the northeast city…

*Ikoyi building collapse: Sanwo-Olu suspends Lagos building agency boss (Punch)*NNPC allays fear over fuel scarcity (Vanguard)

Ikoyi building collapse: Sanwo-Olu suspends Lagos building agency boss (Punch) Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has ordered the suspension of the General Manager of the Lagos State Building Control Agency, Mr. Gbolahan Oki, The governor also said the government will…

Where is Abubakar Shekau?

Abubakar Shekau, Boko Haram leader, has allegedly suffered serious injuries after trying to kill himself to avoid capture during clashes with rival Islamic State-allied jihadists in northern Nigeria. According to one intelligence source on Thursday, “Shekau shot himself in the…

NAF fighter jet loses radar contact in Borno, whereabouts unknown

A Nigerian Air Force Alpha Jet involved in the anti-terror war against Boko Haram and Islamic State West Africa Province has lost radar contact in Borno State. NAF spokesman, Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet, in a statement on Thursday, said the…

Troops destroy scores of Boko Haram terrorists in Lake Chad, Tumbus, loses 3 soldiers

Elements of Boko Haram Terrorists and their Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) counterparts operating along the fringes of the Lake Chad and the Tumbus met their waterloo when they encountered dogged troops of Sector 3 Operation Lafiya Dole on…

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