21 July 2024
11 month ago
RFI:African countries are planning to send a contingent of 25,000 troops to Niger as part of a military invasion.Nigeria can provide more than half of the military contingent. In addition Senegal, Benin and Côte d'Ivoire can send their soldiers as well
Nigerian President Tinubu seeks his country's Senate support to back a regional military intervention in neighbouring Niger
The last round of contacts between the military junta and ECOWAS has failed and the talks have collapsed when the delegation left the country. Parallel to this, the Nigerian junta has withdrawn from their functions the ambassadors in France, the United States, Togo and Nigeria.11 month ago
The last round of contacts between the military junta and ECOWAS has failed and the talks have collapsed when the delegation left the country. Parallel to this, the Nigerian junta has withdrawn from their functions the ambassadors in France, the United States, Togo and Nigeria.
11 month ago
Nigeria cuts power supply to Niger Republic
The West African Economic Community "ECOWAS" will hold an emergency summit Sunday in Nigeria on the Niger coup
Suspected Islamic State West Africa (ISWA/Wilayat Gharb Afriqiyah)Militants Kill 7 Christians at a Church in Lukoja, Kogi State, Nigeria1 year ago
Suspected Islamic State West Africa (ISWA/Wilayat Gharb Afriqiyah)Militants Kill 7 Christians at a Church in Lukoja, Kogi State, Nigeria
A US convoy vehicle was attacked in Nigeria, but no Americans were involved or hurt, the White House said Tuesday
1 year ago
No fewer than 29 fishermen in Mukdolo village along Dikwa-Ngala Road have been killed by suspected Boko Haram militants while fishing in the Lake Chad region
Nigeria presidential candidate Peter Obi says to challenge election result in court
"We call on all parties, candidates, and supporters to refrain from violence or inflammatory rhetoric at this critical time," says State Dept. spokesman Ned Price following the presidential election in Nigeria
1 year ago
Unknown Gunmen attack, burn down another police station in Anambra
1 year ago
One person has been killed and about four persons abducted but later freed in fresh crisis between the people of Oso-Edda, Amasiri and Nde Ndukwe Communities in Ebonyi State
1 year ago
.@SpaceX: Starlink is now available in Nigeria – the first African country to receive service
The Islamic State in Western Africa claims a raid on the Christian village of Gohi, Borno area, burning the church, six houses and stealing property1 year ago
The Islamic State in Western Africa claims a raid on the Christian village of Gohi, Borno area, burning the church, six houses and stealing property
1 year ago
Military Airstrikes Kill Scores In Zamfara Community – Residents
1 year ago
Nigerian Air Force bomb militants' enclaves, kill many in Giwa LGAs, Kaduna
1 year ago
Federal High Court, Lagos has sentenced two women Osunabi Fatimoh and Olayinka Eniola, to two years imprisonment for human trafficking
Police call for calm as gunmen attack Abuja estate, kill resident, abduct others
1 year ago
Boko Haram kills 33 wives of ISWAP fighters in reprisal attack
Amaq released photoset from Wilayah Sahel showing IS fighters pledging allegiance to the new Islamic State caliph Abu al-Hussein al-Husseini al-Qurashi1 year ago
Amaq released photoset from Wilayah Sahel showing IS fighters pledging allegiance to the new Islamic State "caliph" Abu al-Hussein al-Husseini al-Qurashi
The first oath of allegiance of Islamic State fighters to the new leader of IS, Abu Al-Hussein Al-Husseini Al-Qurashi, comes from the Sambisa area of West Africa Province (ISWAP). Islamic State1 year ago
The first oath of allegiance of Islamic State fighters to the new leader of IS, Abu Al-Hussein Al-Husseini Al-Qurashi, comes from the Sambisa area of West Africa Province (ISWAP). Islamic State
On the road between Azare & Damboa, Borno state, IS-West Africa claims it used an IED to destroy a Nigerian army vehicle the day before yesterday:1 year ago
On the road between Azare & Damboa, Borno state, IS-West Africa claims it used an IED to destroy a Nigerian army vehicle the day before yesterday:
1 year ago
At least 10 people killed in tanker explosion and fire which spread to multiple vehicles near Saramu, Nigeria, local official says; death toll likely to rise
1 year ago
11 people killed, 9 injured in a Bauchi fatal accident
In Gajiram, Borno state, IS-West Africa claims it targeted & killed a commander of a militia aligned with the Nigerian army, seizing his car and gun:1 year ago
In Gajiram, Borno state, IS-West Africa claims it targeted & killed a commander of a militia aligned with the Nigerian army, seizing his car and gun:
IS-West Africa claims it attacked a Nigerian army checkpoint in Agiri, Borno state, wounding a number of soldiers & driving the survivors away1 year ago
IS-West Africa claims it attacked a Nigerian army checkpoint in Agiri, Borno state, wounding "a number" of soldiers & driving the survivors away
In Iyara, Kogi state, IS-West Africa claims it attacked Christian villagers yesterday, burning down their church and looted their property;  This continues a recent string of several attacks in southern Nigeria outside of the militant group's strongholds in the north1 year ago
In Iyara, Kogi state, IS-West Africa claims it attacked Christian villagers yesterday, burning down their church and looted their property; This continues a recent string of several attacks in southern Nigeria outside of the militant group's strongholds in the north
1 year ago
Custom officers fire shots at crowd, injure two attempting to stop patrol in Jigawa
President @AndrzejDuda in Abuja Nigeria: Russian aggression against Ukraine is causing a very serious food and energy crisis. Both support for Ukraine in the possibility of exporting agricultural products and support for African countries is very important to us
1 year ago
NAF neutralises militants as bomber jet raids ISWAP camp in Sambisa