Military Enthusiast Chidi Nwaonu, Analysis The Issue Of Boko Haram’s IED Campaign In 2015

by Chidi Nwaonu In an attempt to understand the techniques, tactics and procedures of Boko Haram, we take a look at their use of IEDs for the period 01 March 2015– 01 February 2016. This time period encompasses the successful Nigerian Valentine Offensive by 7 Div and 3 Div under Op Zaman Lafiya to defeat Boko Haram main […]

#NigerianLivesMatter: Protesters match to the Nigerian Embassy in London against Boko Haram

by Rachel Ogbu Today in London in the Charing Cross area,  campaigners matched with placards to the Nigerian Embassy protesting over Boko Haram killings in the North. Akinola Davies Jr , a London-born videographer who produces live broadcast events, co-owns dontwatchthat.tv and works as a content manager for Dailymotion who organised the peaceful protest under the tag- Nigerian […]

#BringBackOurGirls: UK urged to take the fight to Boko Haram

By Onimisi Raymond Some leading figures from world politics sign letter demanding action to bring back the missing girls in Nigeria. According to a coalition of former government ministers, British should help provide coordinated international military assistance to Nigeria to tackle the brutal forces of Boko Haram. Today marks exactly six months since 276 schoolgirls […]

He’s back! New video shows Boko Haram leader, ‘Abubakar Shekau’ alive

by Akan Ido Abubakar Shekau, leader of the deadly militant Islamic sect, Boko Haram has dismissed claims of his death calling it “propaganda”. Shekau, who the Nigerian military claimed was dead, appeared in a 36-minute video standing on a pick-up truck surrounded by heavily armed men. The video was said to have been made available […]

CYBERCULTURE: #BringBackOurGirls sparks social media campaign

by Rachel Ogbu More than 160,000 tweets and still counting with the hashtag #BringBackOurGirls have made more people pay attention to the plight of 230 schoolgirls who were kidnapped from their dormitories in Chibok, Borno State about 18 days ago. The campaigners included journalists from the BBC to CNN, from activists to preachers and celebrities […]

U.S. forces carry out operation against Al-Shabaab in Somalia, targets their Leader.

  by Adekanmbi Adedotun   The U.S. military forces on Monday, carried out an operation against the al Shabaab militants that are currently terrorizing citizens in Somalia, a Spokesman from the U.S. Department of Defense disclosed. According to Pentagon spokesman, Rear Admiral John Kirby, He was quoted as saying, “We are assessing the results of […]