Tag: civilian Joint Task Force

Over 60 Feared Killed In Maiduguri Multiple Suicide Attacks,15 Bombs Placed In Different Locations

Over 60 people are feared to have been killed in multiple suicide attacks which rocked different locations of Maiduguri, the Borno state Capital, from 7pm yesterday to 6am this morning. About 15 bombs might have been detonated by female bombers, Daily Trust reports. As at the time filing in this[Read More…]

Wives Of Boko Haram Terrorists Surrender In Borno [Photos]

12 wives of Boko Haram militants have surrendered to members of Civilian Joint Task Force, JTF, ┬áin Borno. The women surrendered after their husbands abandoned them in the bush. The women when interrogated said their husbands left them in the forest due to lack of food and fuel supply. A[Read More…]

26 Worshippers Dead, 28 Injured In Maiduguri Mosque Attack

A suicide bomber, yesterday, sneaked into a mosque along Ali Kotoko Road, near Monday Market in Maiduguri, Borno State capital, leaving 26 dead and 28 critically injured, security sources assisting in the evacuation of victims said. The incident took place at about 3:45pm when Muslim faithful gathered to perform their[Read More…]

Femi Falana: The Legal Challenge Of Insurgency

The genesis of Terrorism It is pertinent to recall that the Generals Ibrahim Babangida and Sani Abacha juntas were associated with terrorist attacks of political opponents through state-sponsored bombing, assassination and arson. The late Chief Gani Fawehinmi (SAN) was almost killed in 1987 for demanding the prosecution of the terrorists[Read More…]