Posts Tagged ‘Nigeria’

Nigerian sect claims responsibility for church attacks

Monday, June 18, 2012 Comments off

ABUJA, June 18 (Xinhua) — The dreaded Boko Haram sect on Monday claimed responsibility for the multiple attacks on churches in Nigeria’s Kaduna State, in which at least 10 people were killed and 41 others injured. Read more…

5 dead, 15 seriously injured as gunmen attack northern Nigerian church: Xinhua correspondent

Sunday, June 10, 2012 Comments off

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria, June 10 (Xinhua) — At least five people were confirmed dead and 15 others seriously injured when gunmen attacked a church on Sunday in Maiduguri, northeastern Nigeria’s Borno State, according to a local Xinhua reporter. Read more…

Nigeria – 138 Bodies Recovered So Far From Dana Crash

Tuesday, June 5, 2012 Comments off

At 6.00pm Nigerian time (18.00hrs) yesterday, 138 out of the 153 bodies had so far discovered from the crashed Dana Air Plane, CKN reported.The breakdown are as follows: Read more…

Diyaarad Rakaab Oo Ku Burburtay Nayjeeriya

Sunday, June 3, 2012 Comments off

Waxaa lagu soo waramaya in Diyaarad rakaab ah  ay ku burburtay magaalada Lagos ee dalka Nayjeeriya.

Photo from CKN Nigeria

Dhammaan dadkii saarnaa waxaa la rumaysan yahay inay dhinteen sida ay sheegeen mas’uuliyiintu. Read more…

Weerar Lagu Qaaday Kaniisad Nayjeeriya Ah,20 Dhimasho

Monday, April 30, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News  Apr.30, 2012

20 die in Nigeria church attack

Labaatan qof  ayaa la sheegay inay ku dhinteen weerar lala beegsaday kaniisad Kirishtaan oo ku taal magaalada Kanu ee Nayjeeriya Jaamacad. Read more…

Nigeria:At least 50 dead in Nigeria clashes

Sunday, January 1, 2012 Comments off

At least 50 people died in clashes between members of warring tribes that flared up in Nigeria on Saturday.

Earlier reports said President Goodluck Jonathan had introduced a state of Read more…

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NIGERIA CONFLICT:Death toll in Nigerian clashes exceeds 100

Saturday, December 24, 2011 Comments off

Laaska news  Dec. 24, 2011

Photo: EPA    

The death toll from  clashes between Nigerian security forces and militants belonging to Boko Haram radical Muslim party has exceeded 100. Earlier,  the country’s Chief of Staff reported about 60 victims and said that the troops had suffered only three deaths.

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Pirates Free Vessel,Hijack Another

Thursday, November 3, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 3 ,2011


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SPAIN:Spanish owners hoping pirates want boat for crude

Thursday, September 15, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 15,2011
By Daniel  Woolls
MADRID (AP) — Spanish owners of an oil tanker hijacked off West Africa are hoping pirates just want to steal the crude, rather than hold the 23-member crew hostage for ransom. Read more…

NIGERIA:Bombing at UN compound in Nigeria kills 16

Saturday, August 27, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 27,2011

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