Tags : Terrorism

FG To Prosecute 400 Suspects For Allegedly Funding terrorism

The Federal Government is set to prosecute 400 suspects arrested for allegedly funding terrorism in the country. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, stated this on Tuesday, May 11, 2021, during a press conference in Lagos. He reiterated the commitment of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration in tackling the menace of insurgency, banditry […]

Ortom Slams Bala Mohammed, Calls Him ‘Terrorist Terrorising Nigeria’

Benue State Governor, Mr Samuel Ortom has accused his Bauchi State counterpart, Mr qBala Mohammed, of being a terrorist based on his utterances supporting herdsmen from carrying AK-47 to defend themselves. Governor Ortom who made this accusation while addressing Journalists in Makurdi, Benue State capital, said Governor Mohammed must be a terrorist for supporting illegal […]

German Interior Minister: Vienna Attack Has ‘Links’ To Germany

This week’s deadly terrorist attack in Vienna is connected to Germany, according to German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer. “Regarding the Vienna case, there are links to extremists who are considered dangerous in Germany,” Seehofer told parliament in Berlin without providing details. A German Interior Ministry spokesperson told dpa that Islamists are closely connected across European countries. “It […]

Deadly Blast Hits Mosque During Friday Prayers In Afghanistan

At least four persons are feared dead after a deadly blast hit a mosque during Friday prayers Afghanistan. Afghanistan’s interior ministry disclosed that the blast which left many wounded occurred at the the western part of Afghanistan’s capital Kabul. “Explosives placed inside the Sher Shah Suri Mosque exploded during Friday prayers,” said a statement issued […]

Kidnap Kingpin, Wadume, Charged With Terrorism

Taraba kidnap kingpin, Bala Hamisu (aka Wadume), has been charged with terrorism, murder, kidnapping and illegal possession of fire arms by the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu. The IGP slammed the 16 counts charges on Wadume, Army Captain Tiijani Balarabe and 18 others. Also on the list of defendants is Staff Sgt. David Isaiah; Sgt. […]