Boko Haram

Arsonists burn Christians’ shops in Yobe •Residents flee Damaturu, Potiskum •Security beefed up in Abuja

  IN Potiskum, Yobe State, residents fled after arsonists burnt 30 Christian-owned shops as well as the home of a Christian leader on Sunday night in what appeared to be the continuation of religious violence that peaked with the bombing of churches on Christmas Day in Niger State. “I can’t stay here any longer,” a […]

Boko Haram

Christmas Day Bombings: Muslim leaders disown Boko Haram – Sultan: Attack on Churches unIslamic

  Top Muslim leaders and Islamic scholars across the country yesterday rose in condemnation of the Christmas Day bombings in parts of the North, saying such attacks were un-Islamic and that the Boko Haram sect which claimed to have executed them was not doing so on behalf of Muslims. The powerful Muslim groups NSCIA and […]