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Meet Hafsat Abiola: Woman Rights Activist’s fight for democracy in Nigeria

Hafsat Abiola, daughter of Moshood Abiola (president- Nigeria 1993) has been a determined Woman Rights activist of Nigeria. In conversation with Peter Clottey, she...

Cameroonians are opting farming to stay away from Boko Haram

Cameroon is a neighboring country of Nigeria. Boko Haram -an Islamic terrorist organization -has wreaked havoc in Nigeria and is spilling over to other...

Religious Leaders to join Cameroon in Fight against Boko Haram

Boko Haram reportedly is working to enlist traditional and religious leaders in northern Cameroon to recruit new members amid continued military pressure on both...

Boko Haram: why world is silent on this Jihadi organization?

Shruti Pandey Name of the Jihadi organization: Boko Haram Year of inception: 2002 Main area where operational: Nigeria, Africa In the world of terrorism, Boko Haram isn’t just...

100 Boko Haram fighters killed, 900 hostages freed

Yaoundé, Cameroon: The Cameroon army on Wednesday stated that they had killed 100 Boko Haram fighters in a three-day operation last week, and even...

Over 30 dead in Nigeria bomb blast

New Delhi: Over 30 people were killed in a bomb blast on Wednesday in Yola, northeast Nigeria. The blast is suspected to be an...

India, Africa to forge common cause against Western trade bullying

New Delhi: India and the 54 countries of Africa are expected to join forces at a mega summit later this month to form a united...

Selective sensitivity and cool quotient of crises

Unless it is trending, no one, neither the mainstream Indian media nor people, cares. Our sensitivity looks for cool quotient of the news.

Boko Haram attacks uproot 1.4 million children in five months: UNICEF

By NewsGram Staff-Writer United Nations: According to UN Children's Fund (UNICEF), around half a million children have been uprooted over the last five months due to a...

Permeating Islamophobia after 9/11

By Sreyashi Mazumdar Despite traversing through a prolonged period of 14 years after the draconian 9/11 attack, Islamophobia continues to haunt America. The smitten cries of the...

48 killed in a market blast in Damboa district of Nigeria

Abuja:  At least 48 people were killed in a blast which rocked a local market in Damboa district of Nigeria's northeastern state of Borno,...

Boko Haram unleashes terror blitzkrieg, 150 people slaughtered

By NewsGram Staff Writer In yet another gruesome attack by Islamist terror group Boko Haram, nearly 150 people have been massacred in Nigeria's north-eastern Borno...

Boko Haram: 15 terrorists killed and 20 arrested by Niger’s Defense and Security forces

Abuja: At least 15 Boko Haram terrorists were killed and 20 others arrested by Niger's Defence and Security Forces (FDS), in clashes that occurred...

Boko Haram invades village in Nigeria, 20 people butchered

By NewsGram Staff Writer Twenty villagers were killed when suspected Boko Haram fighters stormed a remote village in Nigeria's Borno state, shooting sporadically and razing houses,...

Boko Haram attacks Niger, 38 civilians killed

Niamey: A total of 38 civilians were killed between Wednesday night and Thursday morning, and over 100 houses burnt during an attack by the Boko...

Stars on shoulders, blood on hands: Nigerian army accused of 8,000 murders

"Sometimes we drank people's urine, but even the urine you at times could not get," a former detainee told Amnesty.

Boko Haram, Islamic State use sexual violence as a tactic of war, says a UN report

By NewsGram Staff Writer Amidst mounting cases of sexual violence in the war-ravaged conflict zones, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has come out with a report...

Boko Haram`s leader Abubakar Shekau formally announces allegiance to IS

Agencies Nigerian terrorist organization, Boko Haram announced its allegiance to the Islamic State on Saturday. Group`s leader, Abubakar Shekau, uploaded an audio message in Arabic,...

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