13 Feb
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Boko Haram’ Doesn’t Really Mean ‘Western Education Is a Sin’

What’s the real meaning of “Boko Haram?” I’ve been wondering about this recently since news articles are constantly informing me (including ones on this website) that it means “Western education is a sin.” I was surprised that Nigeria’s Hausa language, spoken by the mostly Muslim group that is dominant in the northern half of the […]

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21 Dec
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Nigerian Troops Kill ‘Notorious’ Boko Haram Chieftain, Members in Borno — Army

The Nigerian Army on Sunday said its troops in Borno killed a notorious member of the extremist Boko Haram sect as well as two other members known for terrorising remote community in the North-east state. The spokesperson for the army, Sani Usman, a colonel, said the suspected terrorists were killed by personnel on ‘fighting patrol’. […]

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21 Dec
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Virginia Man Opens His Home to Boko Haram’s Victims

  WASHINGTON – ISIS has dominated the news recently, but the terror group Boko Haram is responsible for the mass kidnapping of students in Nigeria and many other atrocities. It is hard to forget the images of hundreds of Nigerian schoolgirls taken by Boko Haram in April of last year, violently awakened and snatched from […]

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15 Dec
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Statement by the President on the Selection of Adewale Adeyemo as Deputy National Security Advisor

The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release December 15, 2015 Statement by the President on the Selection of Adewale Adeyemo as Deputy National Security Advisor For the past four years, I have relied on Caroline Atkinson, most recently as my Deputy National Security Advisor for International Economics, as we’ve navigated pressing […]

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30 Nov
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Boko Haram Expanding, Chance to Stop It Is Now: U.N. Official

West Africa’s Haram Islamist militant group is expanding and there is only a small window of opportunity to stop it, the top U.N. aid official in Cameroon said on Monday. Najat Rochdi, U.N. Resident Coordinator in Cameroon, said the group’s strategy was to demonstrate its power by almost daily suicide bombings, often by young girls, […]

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09 Nov
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Troops On Patrol Clear Boko Haram Terrorists Camp At Duwabafi Primary School

Written by Sahara Reporters In continuation with the fight against Boko Haram terrorists, Nigerian troops from 243 Battalion, 5 Brigade Nigerian Army on fighting patrol encountered some suspected elements of Boko Haram terrorists holed up at a Primary School in Duwabafi village, Borno State, on Sunday. There was heavy exchange of gunfire in which the […]

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09 Nov
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Another Declared-Wanted Terrorist Seized in Adamawa State

Written by Sahara Reporters Ishaku Wardifen, one of the 100 declared-wanted Boko Haram terrorists, has been captured by vigilant troops of the 23rd Bridge Special Battalion in Maiha, Adamawa State. Acting Nigerian Army Director of Public Relations Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman said in a press statement that preliminary interrogation revealed that Wardifen, who is #22 […]

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