Nigeria 'In the Grip of Unrelenting Terror'


Renewed attacks on security agencies and other individuals by terrorist groups are casting doubts over the government's ability to check the menace.
  • Nigeria:  Days of Boko Haram Over Soon - DG SSS

    Vanguard, 4 December 2012

    DIRECTOR General of the Department of State Security, Ekpenyong Ita, yesterday, assured that the service and other security agencies are working with other stakeholders including ... read more »

Insecurity in Nigeria Unrelenting

  • Nigeria:  Group Seeks Muslims, Christians Cooperation Against Insecurity

    Daily Trust, 4 December 2012

    The Muslims Public Affairs Centre (MPAC) has called for increased co-operation and alliance between Muslims and Christians in the country to tackle the insecurity situation. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Don't Take Boko Haram Threat Lightly, Gambari Warns

    This Day, 3 December 2012

    Former Nigerian Permanent Representative to the United Nations and a Special Adviser to United Nations secretary-general, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, has warned government not to take ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Sultan Calls for Collective Action Against Terrorism

    This Day, 3 December 2012

    The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa'ad Abubakar III, has called on Nigerians to come together in the fight against terrorism and other violent crimes in the country. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Buhari Would Have Been a Perfect Mediator in FG,Boko Haram Talks, but ....- - Malami

    Vanguard, 2 December 2012

    Abubakar Malami, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN, was born in Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi State and has served in various capacities including being a state counsel and magistrate in ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Terrorism Not Limited to Any Region - Sultan

    Daily Trust, 3 December 2012

    The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa'ad Abubakar, has called on Nigerians to come together in the fight against terrorism and other violent crimes in the country. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Okiro - Why Security Agencies Can't Tackle Terrorists

    This Day, 1 December 2012

    JUST LIKE MANY NIGERIANS, MIKE OKIRO, FORMER INSPECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE IS WORRIED ABOUT THE RECURRING SECURITY BREACHES ACROSS THE NATION. FOR OKIRO, THE SECURITY BREACHES MUST ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Okiro - Terrorists Ahead of Our Security Agencies

    This Day, 1 December 2012

    The recurring security breaches in the country, particularly the attacks on Command and Staff College, Jaji, in Kaduna State and the Abuja Special Anti-Robbery Squad headquarters ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Jaji Bombing - Fear Grips Residents After Humiliating Terrorist Attack

    Vanguard, 2 December 2012

    He had just been made a Sergeant two months ago. read more »

  • Nigeria:  In the Grip of Unrelenting Terror

    This Day, 3 December 2012

    Renewed terrorism attacks on security agencies and other individuals by terrorist groups may have increased doubts over government's ability to check the menace. read more »