Nigeria's soldiers thwarts bombing by three women from Boko Haram Boko Haram started its campaign of militancy in 2009 with the aim of toppling the central government in Nigeria. It has so far taken the ... support and political cover for Saudi Arabia's strikes on Yemen: Houthi leader Abdul-Malik al-Houthi The leader ... 07/5/2016 - 9:30 am | View Link
Nigeria suicide bombing: 120 killed Sanusi was named emir earlier this year and is a prominent figure in his own right, having previously served as the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria. During his time ... Haram's ability to conduct cross-border strikes, particularly as the dry ... 11/28/2014 - 5:46 pm | View Link
Fears of wider Boko Haram violence in Nigeria after Jos bombing The UN special envoy for Central ... to Nigeria to help in the search effort. Mohammed, however, said that while on the one hand international pressure was forcing the government in Abuja to act, it was also emboldening Boko Haram to mount further strikes. 05/21/2014 - 7:39 am | View Link
Fears of wider Boko Haram violence in Nigeria after Jos bombing Jos (Nigeria) (AFP) - Rescue workers on Wednesday combed through the rubble of Nigeria's deadliest bomb attack after at least 118 people were killed in the central city of Jos ... Boko Haram to mount further strikes. "They have sleeper cells all over ... 05/21/2014 - 3:30 am | View Link
Nigeria Bus Station Bombing Kills 71 The bus station, 8 km (5 miles) southwest of central Abuja, serves Nyanya ... The attack underscored the vulnerability of Nigeria's federal capital, built in the 1980s in the geographic centre of the country to replace coastal Lagos as the seat of ... 04/14/2014 - 1:09 pm | View Link
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Russian Foreign Ministry will summon the Dutch ambassador in Moscow on Oct. 3 to explain Russia's reasons for not accepting the findings of an investigation into the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, the ministry said on Friday.
NOUAKCHOTT (Reuters) - Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz has said any change to the Saharan nation's constitution must go to a referendum, after opposition leaders reacted angrily to a plea by his justice minister that he be allowed to run for a third term.