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Mar 23rd, 2014
Members of the dreaded Islamic sect yet again struck in the remote village of Nguro-Soye in Borno state on Thursday, bombing a market place and killing 17 people in the wake of the attack. The news of the attack is just coming to light now because the sect members first destroyed all telecoms facilit...
Mar 23rd, 2013
(AFP) KANO, Nigeria — Twenty-five people were killed in eastern Nigeria when attackers blasted a jail, a police station and a bank with bombs, machine-guns and rocket-propelled grenades, police said Saturday. “We have 25 dead from yesterday’s attacks in Ganye, which included a chief priso...
In East Africa
Nov 18th, 2012
Five people were killed and more than 10 wounded in a minibus explosion in the Kenyan capital Nairobi on Sunday, police said. Nairobi police chief Moses Nyakwama said the blast occurred in the district of Eastleigh, where mainly Somalis or Kenyans of Somali origin live, adding that the cause was not ...
Mar 8th, 2012
Gombe – Police say gunmen have attacked three banks and a police station in Nigeria’s northeast, killing four policemen. Gombe state deputy police chief Kabir Muhammad said on Thursday that the attacks occurred in a town about 140km from the state capital. A nurse who asked for anonymity ...
Nov 28th, 2011
Monrovia – Liberia’s police chief Marc Amblard has been fired after a police shooting at an opposition rally on the eve of elections earlier this month, the presidency said on Monday. An independent electoral commission set up by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to probe the incident, reco...