One in every five "suicide bombers" used by Boko Haram in the past two years has been a child, underscoring the heartless nature of the religious extremist group, according to a report released Tuesday by the United Nations Children's Fund, writes Al Jazeera.
Houses were torched, suicide bombers detonated devices, and militants opened fire near Nigeria's largest northeastern city.
Three suicide bombers attacked a village market in Lake Chad Saturday, injuring more than 100 and killing at least 15 in what Chad officials believe to be the work of Boko Haram extremists.
A young pregnant woman was fatally stabbed in the Bronx, a helicopter crash in New Zealand kills seven, and more.
Boko Haram has surpassed the number of fatalities claimed by the Islamic State (formerly known as ISIS).
According to reports, Nigerian military officials have rescued 178 people who were kidnapped by the Boko Haram Islamist militant group. The military released a statement
When news broke that 200 girls were rescued from Boko Haram terror camps, many believed that the #BringBackOurGirls movement had taken a positive turn. However, according to reports, the girls who were rescued by Nigerian troops were not the ones kidnapped from the school in Chibok last April. “We have no idea where the Chibok […]
A Nigerian mob allegedly beat a woman to her death and set her on fire after witnesses suspected she was affiliated with Boko Haram. It turns out that the woman had no association with terrorism and had a history of mental illness. Breitbart reports: The BBC reports that 33-year-old Thabita Haruna was stopped by vigilantes at a […]
Many are looking towards militant group Boko Haram after a female suicide bomber blew herself up in a crowded market on Sunday. The girl, predicted to be around 10-years-old, stepped out of a tricycle taxi in front of a cell phone market and triggered her explosives. Five people were killed and 46 others were injured. The incident has been […]
Former Mayor of New York City Rudy Giuliani claimed that he’s received numerous death threats after the controversial comments made about President Obama. He also stood by his statements, which he previously claimed aren’t racist because Obama’s mother was white. [Huffington Post] The families of 3 young girls from Britain are begging them to return after learning they […]