Posted on Fri 20 Oct 2017, 02:49 PM

A Nigerian man serving life sentences for trying to set off a bomb in his underwear on a plane on Christmas Day 2009, Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, is suing the U.S. Justice Department for denying his free speech and religious rights.
 
He received multiple life sentences after the attempted attack on the Amsterdam to Detroit flight, which he called part of his “religious duty” as a Muslim to wage jihad against the United States.
 

Posted on Tue 18 Jul 2017, 08:52 AM

Boko Haram terror group has released a new video and displayed about 10  women believed to have been kidnapped from a police convoy in Borno state on June 21.

The group had attacked the convoy conveying a corpse of a deceased policewoman to Adamawa state with a number of officers reported missing after the attack.

In the video, Abubakar Shekau, leader of the Boko Haram sect, said the abducted officers had become slaves.

Posted on Thu 1 Jun 2017, 02:03 PM

Justice Gabriel Kolawole of the Federal High Court in Abuja has dismissed the no case submission by alleged mastermind of the 2010 Independence Day bombing, Charles Okah.

Although the court dropped the treason charge against him, he is however to face charges of Terrorism.

Justice Kolawole explained that the charges of treason was dropped because the prosecution did not cite any evidence in court to prove that the President Goodluck Jonathan, the target of the blast, in eagles square, was intimidated by the attack.

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