Islamic State executes aid worker after deadline expires: Nigeria

World Oct 16, 2018

Islamic State executes aid worker after deadline expires: Nigeria

Islamists in Nigeria have killed an aid worker who was being held hostage after a deadline imposed by the militants expired, the Nigerian government said on Monday. Medical workers Hauwa Mohammed Liman and Alice Loksha were working in the town of Rann in March when ...

20 killed in brazen Boko Haram attack on Nigerian army base and villages

World Apr 3, 2018

20 killed in brazen Boko Haram attack on Nigerian army base and villages

AFP-Jiji Boko Haram killed 20 people and wounded scores of others in coordinated attacks overnight on a military camp and villages around the flashpoint northern Nigerian city of Maiduguri, which they also tried to infiltrate across a defensive trench, officials said Monday. The brazen operation — ...