Category Archives: Terrorism

HURIWA insists Fulani herdsmen are terrorists

For umpteenth time, the pro-democracy and Non-Governmental Organization – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to stop his rhetorics and take legal action to declare armed Fulani herdsmen as terrorists. Full story


Posted by Amaka, 19 October 2017


International Criminal Court to Probe Herdsmen Attacks in Nigeria

The International Criminal Court in The Hague, Netherlands has assured the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) that it had begun investigation into herdsmen attacks in the country. Full story


Posted by Amaka, 17 August 2017

Nigeria hails South Africa’s conviction of Henry Okah

The Presidency has expressed satisfaction over the South African Supreme Court of Appeal’s decision to confirm the conviction of Henry Orkah to 20 years in prison. Full story


Posted by Hussaini Ali October 9, 2016

DSS arrests mastermind of Yobe school attack

The Department of State Services, DSS, has recorded a major victory in its fight against crime and criminality in the country as it announced yesterday that it arrested one Mudaisiru Jibrin, aka Namakele Alarama, for msterminding the killing of students of Government Secondary School, Yobe, in 2013. Full story


Posted by Amaka, 23 August 2016

Journalist Declared Wanted By The Nigerian Army Says He Will Surrender As Soon As He Can Get A Flight Ticket To Nigeria

Ahmad Salkida, a Nigerian journalist declared wanted by Nigerian Army on Sunday,  who is presently on self exile in Dubai, UAEsays he will surrender himself to the Nigerian Army if certain conditions are met. Full story


Posted by Hussaini Ali 16th August, 2016

Terrorism: U.S brings in FBI, technical assistance to support Nigeria

The U.S. Government says it is bringing in officials from its Federal Bureau of Investigation, FBI, and other security experts to provide technical assistance to the Nigerian Government to deal with terrorism. Full story


Posted by Hussaini Ali 16th August, 2016

Boko Haram kills 7 police officers in Niger

The Islamist terrorist group Boko Haram has killed seven police officers in the West African country of Niger, Interior Minister Mohamed Bazoum said on Saturday. Full story


Posted by Hussaini Ali 19th June, 2016