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Exclusive Interview on Boko Haram

BOKO HARAM CAPABLE OF USING FEMALE SUICIDE BOMBERS, CHEMICAL WEAPONS- COUNTER TERRORISM EXPERT In an exclusive interview with African Searchlight, the London-born Preventive Counter Terrorism Expert, Temitope Olodo, provides a unique insight into Nigeria ongoing terrorism challenges and strategic solutions to the complex Socio-political religious issue from a diaspora perspective ASL:

Photospeak: Over 138 Nigerians, mostly women, minors return from Libya

Over 138 Nigerians who were deported from Libya on Thursday night arrived at Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos. This included ,109 female's mostly young girls and 29 males. A source informed Global Sentinel that the officers from the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) and other relevant agencies were

Will Kenya always be the country of the future?

Two cheers for democracy. That would probably be a fair verdict on last week’s general elections in Kenya. It was free-ish and fair-ish. Over 15 million Kenyans stood in lines, often long, to elect a president, senate, national assembly, governors and members of assemblies for 47 counties, and women’s representatives. President Uhuru Kenyatta won a

Mali appeals at UN for aid in setting up joint Sahel force

Hit by several attacks on UN camps, Mali on Tuesday called on the international community to provide military material and financial aid from a new joint force being set up by five countries of the Sahel region. Speaking before the UN Security Council, Mali's ambassador to the United Nations, Issa Konfourou,

Mudslides,flooding kill 400 in Sierra Leone capital

In Summary Deputy Information Minister Cornelius Deveaux earlier confirmed Koroma had called a national emergency, and said his own boss, Information Minister Mohamed Bangura, was in hospital after being injured in the flooding. Deveaux said "hundreds" of people had lost their lives and had properties damaged, and promised food and