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Why I attacked UNIMAID mosque – Shekau

Leader of terrorist group, Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau has taken responsibility for the bomb blasts at the University of Maiduguri early Monday morning. Shekau said he attacked the mosque because some “ungodly” things were being done in it.

 

Several dead as military jet mistakenly drops bomb on civilian settlement

Several people are reportedly feared dead, a civilian community in Borno after a military jet mistakenly dropped a bomb at the Rann. Hundred people were injured, including officials of the Doctors without Borders, MSF. Military spokesperson, Brigadier General Rabe Abubakar who confirmed the incident said the action was regrettable.

 

Saraki transferred over $3m to foreign accounts as governor – Witness

Nwachukwu Amazu, a staff of GTB and a witness in the false declaration of assets trial of Senate President, Bukola Saraki on Tuesday said Saraki transferred over $3 million to foreign accounts while he was governor of Kwara State. Amazu is a witness at the ongoing trial of Saraki with the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT).

 
Jammeh declares state of emergency in Gambia

President of Gambia, Yayha Jammeh has declared a state of emergency in the country two days before he is expected to relinquish power. In a letter dated January 17, 2016, and sent to the country’s National Assembly, Jammeh declared a 90-day State of Emergency in the country.

SONY Music unhappy with Wizkid over leak of new song with Drake

SONY Music is reportedly not happy with Nigerian pop singer, Wizkid over the leak of his new song with Drake ‘Hush Up The Silence (Come Closer)’.