Defined as; "taking (someone) away illegally by force, typically to obtain a ransom," is a growing problem worldwide affecting thousands of people daily. Criminals no longer only target the rich and powerful, but business people and even more impoverished families to...
NIGERIA – BORNO – BULABULIN – 07 JUL 2020 Joint Boko Haram and Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) ambush reported on a Nigerian Military Convoy returning to Maiduguri. The ambush took place at Bulabulin village 40km outside of Mauduguri on the Maiduguri-Damboa Road.
DEM. REP. CONGO. – ITURI – DJUGU – 08 JUL 2020 (05H00) Cooperative for the Development of Congo (CODECO) militia attack reported in Djugo, north of Bunia. The insurgent fighters killed approximately 20 civilians in the attack.
Bandit attack reported on Danfasa Village, Zamfara state. The gunmen arrived on motorcycles opening fire on residents, killing seven and injuring 13. They continued to kidnap 20 women, stealing several animals and setting several buildings on fire. https://t.co/mrsTbbCVhF
Nigeria's Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation LAFIYA DOLE has destroyed a building in Mainyakare, Borno used by Boko Haram terrorists to house militants and plan attacks. The airstrike took place on July 2. https://t.co/N8BZIJxTF2