Nigerian Forces Foil Attempt to Hoist Boko Haram Flag

Security problems in the north seem to be escalating as operatives thwart a plan to establish a capital for the violent group.

Growing security concerns in Nigeria

  • Nigeria:  Police Arrest Zaria 'Boko Haram' Killer

    Daily Trust, 26 October 2012

    The police in Zaria have arrested one Uche Owunna, 30, of Port-Harcourt Road, Sabon Gari, Zaria who is believed to be behind the various assassinations that recently took place in ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Jonathan Wants Insecurity Perpetrators to Change

    Daily Trust, 26 October 2012

    President Goodluck Jonathan has called on those engaged in security breaches in the country to have a change of heart as a mark of respect for the Sallah period. read more »

  • Nigeria:  FAAN Beefs Up Airports Security With Dogs, Anti-Terrorism Squads

    Leadership, 26 October 2012

    The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) said it was complementing security at four international airports in Lagos, Abuja, Kano and Port Harcourt with the introduction of ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  No Militant Camp in Lagos - Evah

    Vanguard, 26 October 2012

    Former spokesman of Ijaw National Congress, INC, and Coordinator of Ijaw Monitoring Group, IMG, Comrade Joseph Evah in this interview with Vanguard, denied allegations of the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  FAAN Complements Security At Nation's Airports

    Leadership, 25 October 2012

    The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN)), says it has introduced sniffer dogs and anti-terrorism squads to complement security at four airports in Nigeria. read more »