Category: Nigeria

New Islamic Sect Boko Haram: Jihads Like All The Others

Boko Haram

The Islamic sect known as Boko Haram in northeastern Nigeria killed 69, at least today. Northern Nigeria is about 50% Sunni Muslim with slightly less being Christian. The official name of the jihadists is Jama’atu Ahlis Sunna Lidda’awati wal-Jihad (“People Committed…

Dick Cheney Sued by Nigeria

Dick Cheney

Nigeria’s presidential elections are happening in April, making this the right time to sue Dick Cheney. A former KBR chief executive officer, Albert “Jack” Stanley, had worked under Cheney when Cheney was with Halliburton. Stanley pleaded guilty in 2008 to…

Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab and Eric Holder: Abdulmutallab Federal not Military Defendant: Noteworthy News on Abdulmutallab

Two issues in this post. 1) Attorney General Eric Holder has struck again. The Underpants Bomber on Flight 253 is now a federal defendant, facing a civilian criminal trial courtesy of our Department of Justice. How long will we put…