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June, 2018

  • 6 June

    Militants Blow Up Voter Registration Centre, Two Die

    Authorities on Wednesday said two people lost their lives and two others injured as a blast hit a voter registration centre in Khawja Alwan area outside Pul-e-Khumri, the capital of northern Afghanistan’s Baghlan province. A spokesman for provincial government Mahmoud Akmal said a landmine planted by militants in the voting …

May, 2018

  • 30 May

    Militants Bomb Ministry, Kill Policeman

    Militants launched a gun and bomb attack on the interior ministry in Kabul Wednesday, killing one policeman and wounding at least five people, days after the Taliban vowed to target the Afghan capital. Special forces rushed to the scene after the attackers detonated what police said was a car bomb …

April, 2018

  • 14 April

    U.S., Allies Fire Missiles At Syria

    The US, UK and France have bombed multiple government targets in Syria in an early morning operation targeting alleged chemical weapons sites. The strikes are in response to a suspected chemical attack on the Syrian town of Douma last week. Explosions hit the capital, Damascus, as well as two locations …

  • 11 April

    Army Arrests Boko Haram’s Bomb Maker

    Adamu Hassan, a Boko Haram insurgent specialised in making Improvised Explosive Devices, IEDs, has been nabbed by the Nigerian army. Col. Onyema Nwachukwu, the Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, Operation Lafiya Dole, said the military apprehended the suspect in Kaltungo town of Gombe state. The suspect was arrested during a …

March, 2018

  • 31 March

    Three Died In Maiduguri Suicide Attacks – NEMA

    The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, has confirmed the death of three suicide bombers at Muna area of Maiduguri in an attempt to infiltrate the town in Friday. Four powerful explosions occurred between 9: 00 and 9: 30 pm, sending terrifying echoes to many parts of the town. NEMA’s Northeast …

  • 16 March

    Police Uncover Boko Haram’s Plot To Bomb Maiduguri

    The Police in Borno on Thursday said they have  uncovered plans by Boko Haram insurgents to carry out bomb attacks in Maiduguri metropolis. The command advised residents to be vigilant and report any suspicious persons or objects to security agencies. Mr Ahmed Bello, the Assistant Commissioner of Police in charge …

February, 2018

  • 15 February

    Police Debunk Rumour Of Bomb Scare In Jos

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    The Police Command in Plateau on Thursday debunked rumour of a bomb scare at the terminus area of Jos township. The command’s Spokesman, ASP Terna Tyopev, made the denial in a statement made available to newsmen in Jos. He assured that the police would continue to secure lives and property …

  • 9 February

    Many Feared Dead As Explosion Rocks Libyan Mosque

    An explosion took place at a mosque in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi on Friday, residents said. There was no immediate word on casualties. Two weeks ago, around 35 people were killed by a twin bombing at a mosque in the same city. NAN reports that on Jan. 23, …

  • 7 February

    Troops Raid Boko Haram’s Bomb Factory

    Troops of the Nigerian Army have destroyed a Boko Haram Improvised Explosive Device (IED) making-factory and several fighters killed in the process. The Deputy Director of Public Relations at the Theatre Command of Operation Lafiya Dole, Col. Onyema Nwachukwu, said on Wednesday, that the soldiers recorded the feat on Tuesday …

January, 2018

  • 27 January

    40 Die, 140 Injured In Kabul Ambulance Bomb

    An ambulance packed with explosives blew up in a crowded area of Kabul on Saturday, killing at least 40 people and wounding 140 others, officials said, in an attack claimed by the Taliban. The explosion — one of the biggest since a truck bomb ripped through the Afghan capital’s diplomatic …

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