Month: May 2017

President Buhari, Other African Leaders Meet With Gambia's President-Elect. Photos

An Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)/African Union/United Nations delegation consisting of Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, Liberian President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, and Sierra Leonean President Ernest Bai Koroma landed in Banjul, capital of the Gambia, on Tuesday morning to ask Gambian President Yahya Jammeh to peacefully hand over power...

Soldiers Caught Up In A Land Mine Explosion During Patrol In Borno

Some Nigerian troops fighting the terrorist Boko Haram group in the North-East were Saturday morning caught in an explosion triggered by an improvised explosive device planted by the sect/ The troops, who are of the 122 Task Force Battalion, Pulka, in Borno State, ran into the land mine between...