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Nigeriaâ€™s Maiduguri comes under suspected Boko Haram attack
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria - In a brutal attack in Nigeriaâ€™s northeastern city of Maiduguri, suspected Boko Haram suicide bombers left 12 people killed and 48 others injured on Wednesday.
Boko Haram kills five in NE Nigeria village
Kano - Boko Haram jihadists have killed five people in an attack on a village in Adamawa state, northeast Nigeria, a community leader and a local resident said on Friday. A group of 10 militants stor
Chibok Girls Changed by Shame, Stockholm Syndrome
ABUJA - Connections formed by years of captivity and shame at marrying militants might explain why some Chibok girls have chosen not to return home from their Boko Haram ordeal, experts say. Their mi
Nigerian civil servants stole anti-corruption funds
Abuja - Two Nigerian civil servants are facing charges for allegedly embezzling funds earmarked for a day to publicise the fight against corruption, a court official told AFP on Wednesday. The pair,
Boko Haram kills nine in NE Nigeria
Kano - Boko Haram jihadists have killed nine people in two separate attacks in northeast Nigeria, militia members and local residents said on Tuesday, underlining the persistent threat to civilians.
New Nigerian envoy, deputy Armenian FM vow to boost ties
PanARMENIAN.Net - The newly-appointed ambassador of Nigeria to Armenia, Hamzat Ibrahim, met deputy foreign minister Armen Papikyan ahead of the start of his mission in the country (with the seat in Te
Scientists reverse-engineer genome of man who died in 1827
PanARMENIAN.Net - Hans Jonatan was born in the Caribbean in 1784, migrated to Iceland in 1802, and died in 1827 - and scientists have just managed to reconstruct part of his genome from 182 of his des
Womans proposal gets rejected in shopping mall
Lagos - Getting rejected by someone you love isn't how most of us imagine the New Year to start. A Nigerian lady was left devastated after she made a public proposal to her boyfriend and got turned do
Thierry Manzi header sends Rwanda past Equatorial Guinea
Rwanda defender Thierry Manzi scored the only goal of the game as the Amavubi beat Equatorial Guinea 1-0 in their second African Nations Championship match to set up a Tanger showdown with Libya.
Sunday Faleye fires Nigeria past Libya in CHAN clash
Sunday Faleye slammed home the only goal of the game as Nigeria beat Libya 1-0 in their second African Nations Championship clash in Tanger on Friday.
The win takes the home-based Super Eagle
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