Welcome Guest Login or Signup
FLASHCHAT | INSTANT MESSENGER | BOOKMARK
| LANGUAGE:
 

    


BLOGS   WRITE NEW BLOG   EDIT BLOGS  
 

Viewing 6 - 10 out of 31660 Blogs.
<< First  < Previous | Page:  1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | Next >  Last >>

US officials frustrated by Nigeria's response to girls' kidnapping - Los...
Posted On 05/19/2014 14:56:07 by lagosadmin
As American military and intelligence specialists joined the hunt for Nigeria’s missing schoolgirls, U.S. officials expressed frustration Thursday with the country’s inability to act on fresh intelligence about the Boko Haram extremists who took more than 200 teenagers captive and threatened to sell them into slavery.[Finish Article ]... Read More



Nigerian soldier says army that would face Boko Haram is ill-equipped,...
Posted On 05/19/2014 14:56:05 by lagosadmin
"They give us just AK47s to go into the bush to fight Boko Haram," the soldier said. "Our equipment doesn't work and they give us just two magazines to go into the bush." Two magazines contain approximately 60 bullets.  The soldier said that many in the Nigerian army have also been discontented by delays in receiving their salaries, sometimes waiting weeks or months to be paid. [Finish Article ]... Read More



Traditional Nigerian hunters want to find girls - MiamiHerald.com
Posted On 05/19/2014 09:56:17 by lagosadmin
Traditional hunters armed with homemade guns, poisoned spears and amulets have gathered in their hundreds, eager to use their skills and what they believe to be supernatural powers to help find nearly 300 schoolgirls abducted by Islamic extremists.Some 500 hunters, some as young as 18 and some in their 80s, say they have been specially selected by their peers for their spiritual hunting skills and have been waiting for two weeks in Maiduguri, the Borno state capital and the birthplace of Boko Ha... Read More



Nigeria kidnappings: in Chibok, I found fear but also a mood of quiet...
Posted On 05/19/2014 09:56:11 by lagosadmin
It had been almost three weeks since the abduction of more than 200 schoolgirls from here but, apart from the soldiers manning the checkpoint in to the town, who flagged us down to tell us how they fought on, even as the hope of receiving reinforcements slowly died, the families left behind were on their own.[Finish Article ]... Read More



Nigeria kidnapped schoolgirls: Boko Haram 'prepared to begin release of...
Posted On 05/19/2014 09:56:09 by lagosadmin
The cleric has since been joined by a former aide to one of the group's founders. Neither man has been named, possibly for their own safety. While the Nigerian government has insisted that it is not willing to enter prisoner swap negotiations, the source claimed that dialogue had already been going in secret for several days.[Finish Article ]... Read More



<< First  < Previous | Page:  1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | Next >  Last >>






*** LagosMeet.com ***