Is Boko Haram a Major Threat to Africa?


President Goodluck Jonathan has said that Boko Haram militants could pose a threat to other African nations if not contained. He dismissed allegations of extra-judicial killings of innocent civilians by security operatives.
  • Nigeria:  North Must Look Inward

    Vanguard, 28 January 2013

    PRESIDENT Goodluck Jonathan's take on terrorism in northern Nigeria in his recent interview with CNN's Christiane Amanpour was bound to elicit some verbal shoot-out. It did not ... read more »

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  • Nigeria:  President Goodluck Jonathan's Grammatical Boo-Boos

    Daily Trust, 27 January 2013

    For those who don't know, "boo-boo" is an informal American English term for "an embarrassing mistake." Every Nigerian knows that good grammar isn't President Goodluck Jonathan's ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Boko Haram - Jonathan Denies Allegation of Extrajudicial Killing

    Daily Trust, 25 January 2013

    President Goodluck Jonathan has denied allegation of extrajudicial killing of innocent citizens by security operatives in the process of hunting down insurgents in the country. read more »

  • Nigeria:  'Name Boko Haram Members in Your Govt'

    Leadership, 25 January 2013

    Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) has challenged President Goodluck Jonathan to name agents of Boko Haram in his government and possibly prosecute them. read more »

  • Africa:  Nigerian Militants Threaten Continent, Says Jonathan

    This Day, 24 January 2013

    President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday described the Islamic terror group, Boko Haram, as a threat not only to Nigeria, but also to the entire African continent and called for ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Power - Nigerians Are Pleased With My Govt - Jonathan

    Vanguard, 24 January 2013

    President Goodluck Jonathan has said that Nigerians are quite pleased with his government's efforts at improving power supply in the country. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Nigerians Are Happy With Power Supply - Jonathan

    Leadership, 24 January 2013

    President Goodluck Jonathan has said that his government has done well in turning around the deficit in the power sector and that he believes that Nigerians are pleased with his ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Jonathan Assures of Steady Power Supply By Year End

    Vanguard, 24 January 2013

    President Goodluck Jonathan has assured Nigeria of a significant improvement in the level of power supply by the end of this year. read more »

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