Barely About 24 Hours After killing 4 Soldiers, Niger Communities Sight Stranded Bandits

Communities in Munya local government area  of Niger state have reportedly sighted some suspected armed fleeing  bandits that were allegedly stranded and perambulating/walking aimlessly around  the areas  apparently in search of food items  barely 24 hours after killing four soldiers in an ambush.


Social, Economic Inclusion Is Solution To Boko Haram–UNHCR

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) representative to Nigeria and Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Antonio Jose Canhandula, has said the problems of Boko Haram and insecurity in Nigeria are best tackled with increased social and economic inclusion of citizens by the Nigerian government. The UN scribe, in an exclusive interview […]

Boko Haram, Factions Recruited Over 3,500 Children In Nigeria–UNICEF

**Marking five years since Chibok abduction, UNICEF urges protection of children’s rights Bayo Akinloye More than 3,500 children, most of whom were aged 13 to 17, were recruited by non-state armed groups between 2013 and 2017 and have been used in the ongoing armed conflict in north-east Nigeria – UNICEF said today ahead of the […]

Japanese Govt Releases $1.5m For Stabilization Activities In N’East

The Government of Japan has released USD 1,500,000 to fund community stabilization activities in Nigeria’s North-East region. These funds will be utilized through an ongoing programme launched in 2016, implemented by the United Nations Development Programme in Nigeria. The interventions being implemented in the region are aimed at supporting victims of Boko Haram insurgency in […]