Boko Haram Recruiting Little Girls For Suicide Bombs

Boko Haram is believed to be responsible for Saturday’s bombing in a crowded northern Nigeria market. The bomb killed at least 20 people and injured many more. The Boko Haram suicide bomber who detonated the bomb was a girl, only…

Passenger Dies on Plane After Vomiting Fit From Nigeria to JFK Causing Ebola Scare

A passenger died on a flight from Nigeria to JFK flight after a vomiting fit Thursday. A top lawmaker said officials gave the corpse only a “cursory” exam before declaring that the victim did not have Ebola. The unnamed 63-year-old…

Ebola Kills Doctor Who Treated Dozens

Dr. Sheik Humarr Khan, who risked contracting Ebola to treat dozens of patients, succumbed to the deadly disease Tuesday, according to officials in Sierra Leone. Khan, who had been regarded as a national hero in his country, died while in…

FIFA World Cup: Is Nigeria The Last Hope For Africa?

The African continent has yet to produce a World Cup-winning team. Many nations have tried, but all have failed. Even worse, most that qualify for the event are eliminated within the groups stage of competition. It was a sad fact…

Boko Haram Offer To Swap Girls For Prisoners

Weeks ago, a terrorist organization abducted hundreds of schoolgirls in Nigeria. Now it seems there may be a way to get most or all of them back to their families. In order to do so, a figurative deal with the…

Boko Haram Has Kidnapped Eight More Girls

On Monday, May 5, Boko Haram, the Islamic militant group responsible for abducting 276 school girls last month, reportedly kidnapped eight additional girls. The newly abducted girls aged from 12-15 and were taken from a Northern village in Nigeria. Immediately…

Boko Haram Will Sell Abducted School Girls

On April 14, Boko Haram, an Islamic militant group, stormed an all-girl secondary school in the village of Chibok and kidnapped more than 200 school girls. Now, the leader of the group Abubakar Shekau has announced that he is planning…

Boko Haram: Blamed For Bombing And Kidnappings

A terrorist group known as Boko Haram has been a thorn in the side of Nigerians for the last several years. From their base in the impoverished north of Nigeria, they appear to be growing stronger and more bold. The…

Baby Factory Raid Finds 8 Pregnant Women

Police in Nigeria raided a home where they discovered a “baby factory” with 8 pregnant women selling babies for around $2000 each. According to the UK Independent, police in Akute district of Ogun state raided a three-bedroom cottage where they…

$458 Million of Former Nigerian Dictator’s Funds Frozen

The U.S. Department of Justice today announced that it has frozen over $458 million in funds linked to the corrupt Sani Abacha leadership of Nigeria. The department is referring to the seizure as the “largest kleptocracy forfeiture action” in the…