While the northern states of Nigeria have been awash in blood at the hands of the ISIS-allied Boko Haram terrorist organization, many in the West may be surprised that more than a few Islamic Shari’a Law courts have been officially recognized by the government, and that the same Koran compliant courts aren’t afraid to sentence people to death. As reported by the Breitbart news portal n June 30, 2015, and also the All Africa news aggregate service on June 29, 2015, both the terrorists and civil authorities in the war-torn African nation are ensuring death for those who speak ill of Islam and/or Mohammed.
While a number of both theologically and politically conservative-leaning American Catholics have bemoaned the hard left turn that’s become commonplace in the American Church, a Nigerian bishop is raising eyebrows due to his decidedly non-politically correct opinion of the presumptive Democratic Party presidential frontrunner. As reported by The Washington Free Beacon news portal on May 1, 2015, Bishop Emmanuel Adetoyese Badejo of the Diocese of Oyo in southwestern Nigeria left little to the imagination on exactly what his thoughts are concerning Hillary Clinton. Continue reading “African Catholic bishop: Hillary ‘thinks she is a god’”
Boko Haram’s days of running free rein could be brought to an end by a number of African nations essentially declaring war on the violent Islamists, as reported by the London-based Sky News on May 18, 2014. To further exacerbate an already tense situation, the African leaders announcement comes on the heels of the revelation by The Daily Beast on May 11, 2014 that the Obama Administration has been in possession of solid evidence since 2011 that Usama bin Laden’s al-Qaeda terrorist network has been Boko Haram’s de facto godfather and benefactor since their inception in 2002.
Recently revealed evidence captured from the bin Laden raid clearly cited that the al-Qaeda leader invested millions of dollars in Boko Haram. Not just investing the seed money, “‘There were channels between bin Laden and Boko Haram leadership,’ one senior U.S. intelligence official told The Daily Beast. ‘He gave some strategic direction at times.'”