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Boko Haram kills ‘several’ soldiers in Borno attack

  Boko Haram jihadists have raided a military base in northeastern Nigeria near the border with Niger, killing several troops and stealing weapons, military sources said Friday. Fighters from the Islamic State West Africa Province in eight gun trucks launched …

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Gorilla ‘swallows’ N6.8 million in Kano zoo

A finance officer at Kano Zoological Gardens has claimed that a gorilla swallowed N6.8 million that went missing under their watch. The finance officer, according to radio station in the state, Freedom Radio, said the gorilla “sneaked into their office” …

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IS Claims Responsibility For Borno Attacks

The Islamic State says it’s fighters have killed no fewer than 20 Nigerian soldiers in an attack carried out on Wednesday, July 12, in Borno State. Reuters News Agency reports that the outlawed group claimed responsibility for the attack in …

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George Weah’s Spectacle of disaster

By Emmanuel Onwubiko There is this phenomenal novel by a Ghanaian writer that redefined story telling. It is of a political satirical genre. It is a story written around a railway freight clerk in Ghana who attempts to hold out …

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