Pentagon: US forces conducted hostage rescue early this AM in north Nigeria to recover US citizen held hostage by armed group. American is safe & in care of State Dept. No US military personnel were injured during op, which included support of international partners

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15 April 2021
Pentagon: US forces conducted hostage rescue early this AM in north Nigeria to recover US citizen held hostage by armed group. American is safe & in care of State Dept. No US military personnel were injured during op, which included support of international partners
Polls open for Ivory Coast presidential election
Curfew Is now 10pm To 6am – Lagos Govt5 month ago
Curfew Is now 10pm To 6am – Lagos Govt
Yesterday ISWAP claimed an IED attack targeting a Nigerian Army vehicle between Bosso and Mallam Fatori. The group says 10 soldiers were killed and the vehicle was destroyed5 month ago
Yesterday ISWAP claimed an IED attack targeting a Nigerian Army vehicle between Bosso and Mallam Fatori. The group says 10 soldiers were killed and the vehicle was destroyed
5 month ago
Niger: Early reports about possible kidnapping overnight of an American near Birni Konni, south Tahoua region on the borders with Nigeria
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, tells CNN that the military  personnel who shot at peaceful unarmed EndSARS protesters will be held accountable for their actions5 month ago
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, tells CNN that the military personnel who shot at peaceful unarmed EndSARS protesters will be held accountable for their actions
EndSARS protesters storm London residence of APC National Leader, Bola Ahmed Tinubu on Duchess Mews, Portland Place5 month ago
EndSARS protesters storm London residence of APC National Leader, Bola Ahmed Tinubu on Duchess Mews, Portland Place
London EndSARS protesters take to the streets5 month ago
London EndSARS protesters take to the streets
5 month ago
Guinea's Alpha Conde won 59% of votes in presidential poll: electoral commission
Mali: Screenshots from vidéo showing the arrival of JNIM prisoners convoy released in exchange for the 3 foreign hostages and Malian political leader on October 8th5 month ago
Mali: Screenshots from vidéo showing the arrival of JNIM prisoners convoy released in exchange for the 3 foreign hostages and Malian political leader on October 8th
Confirmed: Nation-scale internet disruption registered in Guinea ahead of presidential election results; real-time network data show connectivity on leading operator Orange at just 9% of ordinary levels; incident ongoing5 month ago
Confirmed: Nation-scale internet disruption registered in Guinea ahead of presidential election results; real-time network data show connectivity on leading operator Orange at just 9% of ordinary levels; incident ongoing
5 month ago
Guinea's government ordered the army to end violent protests over election results that show incumbent President Alpha Conde is set to win a third term
5 month ago
Police kill 2 protesters in Enugu
UN Secretary General reacts to the shooting of EndSARS protesters in Lekki toll gate, Lagos
ISWAP claimed a third attack around the village of Doksa in the last days. This time they say they targeted Nigerian soldiers inside of the village with 4 Grad rockets. I guess ISWAP used a makeshift launcher for those rockets, as they did previously around that area
5 month ago
Lagos locked down, army under scrutiny after protesters fired on
Donors promise $1.7 billion in aid for central Sahel, says UN
Lekki Protesters said they aren't leaving the toll gate even with the curfew5 month ago
Lekki Protesters said they aren't leaving the toll gate even with the curfew
EndSARS protesters defies Lagos state government curfew. Refuse to leave Lekki toll gate5 month ago
EndSARS protesters defies Lagos state government curfew. Refuse to leave Lekki toll gate
Nigeria police order nationwide anti-riot unit deployment as protests against law enforcement brutality spiral out of control
Soldiers disperse EndSARS protesters in Kubwa, Abuja
At least 15 dead, including two policemen, since protests against police brutality erupted in Nigeria this month: Amnesty International
Police Fire Teargas At EndSARS Protesters In Abuja5 month ago
Police Fire Teargas At EndSARS Protesters In Abuja
EndSARS protesters block highway in Dutse, Abuja. Photos by Abba Musa5 month ago
EndSARS protesters block highway in Dutse, Abuja. Photos by Abba Musa
EndSARS protesters in Abuja
ISIS release footage of what is claimed to be very heavy fighting with the the Nigerian military  in Borno State5 month ago
ISIS release footage of what is claimed to be very heavy fighting with the the Nigerian military in Borno State
UNHCR evacuates 153 refugees and asylum seekers to Niger
Protesters are being attacked at Olaiya Osogbo.6 month ago
Protesters are being attacked at Olaiya Osogbo.
At Airport Road, Abuja. Protests all day, all night.6 month ago
At Airport Road, Abuja. Protests all day, all night.
In Doksa (near the Timbuktu Triangle in Alagarno) ISWAP say they ambushed Nigerian soldiers and repelled their attack, killing 30 of them. 5 SUVs, 2 "troop carriers", weapons and ammo are also claimed captured. Photos from the attack are expected
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