Nigeria Islamist Group Says Has Executed Seven Foreign Hostages-REUTERS

By Angus McDowall

(Reuters) - Nigeria-based Islamist group Ansaru said on Saturday it had killed seven foreign hostages it seized on February 7 from a construction company in Nigeria, SITE Monitoring Service said.

The group issued a statement in Arabic and English on an affiliate of the Sinam al-Islam network accompanied by screen shots of a video purporting to show the dead hostages, SITE said. One screenshot showed a man with gun standing above several prone figures lying on the ground.

Ansaru, which has kidnapped other foreigners in the past, had blasted into the compound using explosives and abducted a Briton, an Italian, a Greek and four Lebanese workers, the largest number of foreigners kidnapped in the mostly Muslim north since an insurgency by Islamist militants intensified two years ago.

The group's full name is Jama'atu Ansarul Musilimina Fi Biladis Sudan, which roughly translates as "vanguards for the protection of Muslims in Black Africa".

In its statement, the group said it had decided to kill the hostages, taken from the compound of a Lebanese construction company in the northern state of Bauchi, because of attempts by Britain and Nigeria to rescue them.

"(We) announced the capture of seven Christians foreigners and warned that should there be any attempt by force to rescue them will render their lives in danger," the statement said.

"The Nigeria and British government operation lead to the death of all the seven Christians foreigners," it said.

Ansaru was suspected of being behind the killing of a British and Italian hostage a year ago in northwest Nigeria and Britain's parliament has labelled it a terrorist organisation.

(Reporting by Angus McDowall; Editing by Louise Ireland)

 

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Who shall tell it

Who shall tell it to mohammed that his evil religion he left behind here on earth " that his followers are displaying the highest level of illiteracy here on earth " The population is shrinking because no person wants to associates him /herself anymore with the made evil sect religion Islam.Shame !

@Saidu Muhammadu "Religion of Peace

For Islam's latest contribution to Peace please visit the following site:
http://www.thereligionofpeace.com/index.html

ALLAH IS ONE

Allah is the creature of haiven and earth,Islam is a religion of peace.

@'MR KENETH YOU NEEDS MATURITY IN CHRISTIANITY' BY IBRAHIM ABDUL

Can u point out to me what is outside the context of islam in what I wrote? I have found out much about islam to make me conclude that it was founded by a megalomania and has nothing positive to offer. Its teachings are based on hate, murder, sex and plundering. Adherence to islam is a return to stone age primitiveness. This was the verdict of Mustapha Kemal Ataturk, the muslim founder of modern Turkey. If a muslim like Ataturk can reject islam, why does it surprise u that Jews are not on all fours with Christianity? Why do the sunnis and shiites differ?
The quran says that the Torah, Psalms and the Prophets were earlier revelations. In them God gives HIS name as 'YAHWEH' or JEHOVAH but not Allah. 'GOD' is English title but the Name still remains as HE gave.Allah is pagan.
"I DO NOT THINK YOU CAN ANSWER MY QUESTIONS WHEN I ASK YOU". It is rather presumptuous of u to count ur chickens before they are hatched. I AM WAITING.

@'MR KENETH YOU NEEDS MATURITY IN CHRISTIANITY' BY IBRAHIM ABDUL

Can u point out to me what is outside the context of islam in what I wrote? I have found out much about islam to make me conclude that it was founded by a megalomania and has nothing positive to offer. Its teachings are based on hate, murder, sex and plundering. Adherence to islam is a return to stone age primitiveness. This was the verdict of Mustapha Kemal Ataturk, the muslim founder of modern Turkey. If a muslim like Ataturk can reject islam, why does it surprise u that Jews are not on all fours with Christianity? Why do the sunnis and shiites differ?
The quran says that the Torah, Psalms and the Prophets were earlier revelations. In them God gives HIS name as 'YAHWEH' or JEHOVAH but not Allah. 'GOD' is English title but the Name still remains as HE gave.Allah is pagan.
"I DO NOT THINK YOU CAN ANSWER MY QUESTIONS WHEN I ASK YOU". It is rather presumptuous of u to count ur chickens before they are hatched. I AM WAITING.

Religion founded by an ARMED ROBBER

This is a religion founded by an ARMED ROBBER, who attacked and plundered caravans in the Arabian desert in the 7th Century in order to sustain himself and his band of criminals followers, a MASS MURDERER who carried out campaign of killing orgies in the Arabian Peninsular and beyond, the SEX ADDICT who told women to breastfeed adult men, A PAEDOPHILE who raped a six year old girl (Aisha) and encouraged his followers to follow his example? Only crazy people like those you find in Northern Nigeria (the Hausa-Fulani) can revere or follow such a person.

Like founder like followers

That is why we need to excise and confine them to an enclave where they can continue with their despicable and murderous culture.
Greetings from Copenhagen

excisionist(a)gmx.com

More dangerous than AQIM

This very case which is international in nature will give the world an idea what Nigerian Christians have been suffering in the hands of these people. I am happy that it proves the likes of the Americans Jean Herzkovits, John Campbell and Johnny Carson who have been acting as Boko Haram lobbyists in Washington dead wrong. The US government should begin to see these charlatans for what they are and start taking their advice with a pinch of salt.

Boko Haram and affiliated groups have so far proved that they are more dangerous than AQIM. They are not hiding their hatred for America and the West. Their sponsors, the northern Islamic political and religious leaders are very rich and can sponsor anything. It is only a matter of time before they strike the west at home.

Major Gideon Okar - Why we struck

How many more lives have been lost to the Hausa-Fulani butchery since our execution in 1990? Obviously they run into their tens of thousands. We knew this would happen and that was what we wanted to prevent. Because of the possibility of failure we wanted to leave the message which some termed unacceptable and others, premature.

Nigerians can be forgiven for failure to understand the necessity of excising those states in 1990. But now, how many millions of lives, how much destruction of property, infrastructure and places of worship will it take to convince skeptics that excision is the only way to stop it.

We, that laid down our lives to save you:

Major Gideon Orkar, Captain N.H. Empere, Captain P.A.Dakolo, Capt AA Nonju, Lt. AE Akogun, Lt. CN Odey, Lt. Cyril Ozualor, Lt. NEO Deji, 2/Lt AB Umukoro, 2/Lt EJ Ejesuku, SSgt Julius Itua, Sgt Martins Ademokhai, Sgt. Pius Ilegar and over a hundred others

Mr Keneth you needs maturity in Christianity.

All what you are saying is out of Islam content. Please, find more about Islam. Even Jews that you honour rejected your faith. In which language does God belong to? Do you means is Jesus language? You really bring out your ignorance. I dont think that you can answer my questions when i ask you.

@'MR KENETH' BY IBRAHIM ABDULLAHI

What do u have to teach me about Christianity or Islam for that matter? Nothing. If u don't know the history of ur faith, how can u know that of Christianity?
'YOU FINISHED YOUR UTTERANCE WITHOUT POINTS". Of course, to say that Allah was a pagan god that dwelt in the kabba, to u is no point.That Muhammad was dedicated by his grandfather to the pagan god is no point to u. That Allah was one of the 360 gods in the kabba and the place was a pagan sanctuary are no points to u. That Christian history has no record of Bulus whatever, who was an enemy to Christ is still no point in ur warped mind. That the accursed quran has no verifiable author is no point to u. That Uthman was killed for 'corrupting the words of Allah' and that Hafsa, Aisha, Ali and others, as well as today's shiites, have indicted the quran are no points to u.
"EXPECT MY TOPIC AS SOON AS YOU GAVE ME". I just cannot wait for u. HURRY UP.

Mr Keneth

Really you are new in Christianity you better go back to the world of
Christianity and study hard to understand it very well. You finished your uttrances without points. Expect my topic soon as you gave me. I asked questions before but refused to answer any but try this,'God', is it the language of Prophet Jesus?

Mr Keneth

Really you are new in Christianity you better go back to the world of Christianity and study hard to understand it very well. You finished your uttrances without points. Expect my topic soon as you gave me.

Thinking in tandem with

Thinking in tandem with Northern leaders l think we should give the JAMBS members Amnesty too? North as we know it has been destroyed in our very eyes and the so-called Northern Leaders are busy chasing shadows. The violence Northern Leaders imported will end up swallowing everybody including themselves.

@Otile.

Lol!!! Bros!!! You funny, no be small!!! I wan' laugh die!!!! Ah-ha-ha-ha-ha!!!

@'MR KENETH AND OTILE CHANGE ATTITUDE' BY IBRAHIM ABDULLAHI

In spite of ur incoherence, allowing ur ignorance to flourish is dangerous.If u want any book which is corruption in itself it is ur accursed quran. Uthman was killed for corrupting the words of Allah,yet there is no record to show that there is any authenticity in the current quran. After compilation, Hafsa, Aisha, Ali and others had adverse comments to make on the book. The shiites concur that the quran as its stands is corrupted. There never was anyone called 'Bulus Paul or Shawulu(great enemy of Jesus), at least not in Christian history. So sura 3:53-55 refers to muslims and their prophet.
Christianity came as a name given to the followers of Christ. It does not have to be mentioned from John-Mark, wherever u got that arrangement from. The names u called are stranger than fiction. Better do ur homework properly.
On record, after Muhammad's birth, his grandfather took him to the mosque and offered prayers to 'Allah'. So Allah was a pagan god and islam is pagan based and oriented.

@'MR KENETH AND OTILE CHANGE ATTITUDE' BY IBRAHIM ABDULLAHI

In spite of ur incoherence, allowing ur ignorance to flourish is dangerous.If u want any book which is corruption in itself it is ur accursed quran. Uthman was killed for corrupting the words of Allah,yet there is no record to show that there is any authenticity in the current quran. After compilation, Hafsa, Aisha, Ali and others had adverse comments to make on the book. The shiites concur that the quran as its stands is corrupted. There never was anyone called 'Bulus Paul or Shawulu(great enemy of Jesus), at least not in Christian history. So sura 3:53-55 refers to muslims and their prophet.
Christianity came as a name given to the followers of Christ. It does not have to be mentioned from John-Mark, wherever u got that arrangement from. The names u called are stranger than fiction. Better do ur homework properly.
On record, after Muhammad's birth, his grandfather took him to the mosque and offered prayers to 'Allah'. So Allah was a pagan god and islam is pagan based and oriented.

Saffy,

Every nation needs an opposition party to check the govt in place. That is why the birth of (APC) christianed Armoured personnel carrier is no big deal. Buhari,s pronouncement after his electoral defeat instigated those fanatics to visit this nation with religious killings of christians, Ibos, nysc and some true moslems. Your Buhari will not win come 2015. Beside that, Jonathan has to complete his 2 terms as the constitution says.

Mr Keneth and Otile Change atitude

I am glad to hv this topic from you. Prophet Muhd PBUH is depending the teaching of Prophet Isa PBUH (Jesus) against the corrupt book 'New Testament' written by N0. 1 criminal in this world Bulus Paul or Shawulu (great enemy of Jesus). That is why sura 3:53-55 revealed to last Prophet.
From John-Mark no place stated about Christianity, nor do Jesus or one of his follower eg Toma,Betrus,Pelibus etc know about it.
Christianity was invented through duplicating an ancient godness of Roman and Greek which now-a-day adapted as religion and his criminal words as God's words. The religion was founded 63 years after the death of Jesus. There are alot contradiction in Bible about the work of Bulus. Example P 9:1, 22:9 and Cont 2:11.

LET US CONTRIBUTE SENSE ON THE SOCIAL MEDIA

As Nigerias, we should stop rpovocative and irrsponsible statements on the social media, that cannot be substantiated. Are perpetrators of these acts Nigerians OR aliens who have the goal to destabilize Nigeria. Where is their home town in Nigeria, who is their father, mother, brother or sister? Their children? Are these not criminals from the desert who want to impose the Afghan way of life and destruction on us Nigerians. These are not Nigerians and that is why they have not been able to heed all calls to come to the negotiating table. Offer amnesty, they will not show up. The way we are going about it will help them succeed, if we dont stop. This is foreign invasion. Period. We all must join hands to repel them. It is not a northern or muslim problem. It is foreign attack and our security and intelligence capabilities must be deployed to drive them back. It has happened before. Check history. Let us stop attacking ourselves and face this problem that needs all hands on the deck.

Tumbs down

Sorry, point of correction: 99% of Boko harm killings / victims in the North are Igbos, Christians and southerners in general. So you've got no point sir.

Thumbs up Boko haram.

Boko haram Jamb or whatever I called ur sef. Please keep d fire blazin n d nife sharp. Please leave no life spared in ur north. It's a pay back time of d evil melted against d Igbos. Com 2 think of it, wat is d expertrates doin in d violence infested states? Possibly to develop d house animals! Meanwhile d marginalise south who hav been pleading to b remembered by d gov. Is completely ignored.somehw, it serves d british well .its fun time

Point of correction! North countries of Nigeria but NOT Nigeria

SR should understand this fact once & for all. There is nothing like Nigeria as a country in the consciousness of people who claim to come from the continent. It is your region or ethnicity first, & then your foreign nationality if any, then before you can consider the continent called Nigeria.

E.g., SS Republic Citizen, Canadian citizen & then from contient Nigeria. This is the norm.

To say Nigeria Islamic group is an aberration...a gross misrepresentation of facts. Someone from Calabar, Warri or Benin - SS&SE Republic will NEVER kidnap some human beings & then go ahead to kill them bcos they are Muslims, Christians or Juju worshipers. It will not happen in a Trillion years. But it is normal in northern countries of continent Nigeria where men squat to urinate as opposed to the normal universal standing position. SR, pls be guided.
Long live the United Republic of the SS&SE

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BLAME IT ON GEJ BUHARI FOR PRESIDENT 2015

All the current problems afflicting this potentially great nation, have their roots in the quality of leadership since 1999. However things are certainly falling apart now due to Dumbo Jonah's poor leadership. GEJ doesn't have anything to offer and it was a huge shame that many people who ordinarily ought to know better, voted for this moron. All hope is not lost as Buhari is very much around and APC is on track to provide the required platform to kick GEJ out of Aso Villa. He belongs to the creeks and not Abuja.

2'ONLY ILLITERATE CAN CONDEMN BUHARI' BY SAFYY

"SAFYY". What a name to choose! From history, it has all the trappings of cheating and heavy handedness. It went this way: after each battle, before the booty was shared, Muhammad would take the best part. That was called 'saffy'. One then understands ur admiration for Buhari as a freedom fighter. After the presidential election which he lost, he unleashed waves of terrorists on the country to try and pry governance from the elected president and hand it to the jihadists. Jihadism, to u, is freedom fighting.
But he has failed big time.
It is only in ur type of 'no tribalism' would the vice president, on whose table the buck never stopped, be sent to Kirikiri maximum prison while the man who ruled and was responsible for all the wrongs was kept in the comfort of a well furnished duplex. Nigerians reject such a "no selfish."the reliable" man. The humiliation of his past failures will be incomparable to the next one.

2'ONLY ILLITERATE CAN CONDEMN BUHARI' BY SAFYY

"SAFYY". What a name to choose! From history, it has all the trappings of cheating and heavy handedness. It went this way: after each battle, before the booty was shared, Muhammad would take the best part. That was called 'saffy'. One then understands ur admiration for Buhari as a freedom fighter. After the presidential election which he lost, he unleashed waves of terrorists on the country to try and pry governance from the elected president and hand it to the jihadists. Jihadism, to u, is freedom fighting.
But he has failed big time.
It is only in ur type of 'no tribalism' would the vice president, on whose table the buck never stopped, be sent to Kirikiri maximum prison while the man who ruled and was responsible for all the wrongs was kept in the comfort of a well furnished duplex. Nigerians reject such a "no selfish."the reliable" man. The humiliation of his past failures will be incomparable to the next one.

most of dis security leakage

most of dis security leakage is caused by nigeria media. when it comes to security strategy, the media is expected to keep mute for the strategy to be succesful. Nigeria journalist are very useless. INFACT, they will want to cover everything without knowing dat not every security detail need to be leaked. to me, nigeria journalist are d 1 responsible for the dealth of dis people. take a look at 1 of their reason for the execution "He stated also that the hostages were killed because five jet bombers belonging to the British Government, soldiers and intelligent agents were sighted in Bauchi by journalists thereby giving the indication of an operation to free the hostages by force." nemesis will catch up wit all dis animal livingamong human being killing innocent soul. what hv they gain by killing innocent people. Their blood will neva give u rest until u pay for d evil deed

Killing of foreign workers

So u commend people for killing inocent people? Im sure u will also be killed very soon!

@'WHY?DIS ISNT ISLAMIC' BY ANONYMOUS

"-WALLAHI DIS PPL AINT MUSLIMS". Well, they are muslims quite all right and are strictly following the teachings of their religion as brought down by their god thru their prophet.
"-ND IF THEY R DEN ALLAH HAS CURSED DEM SIMPLE-". On the contrary, they are promised unlimited pleasure in the after life. Think of 80,000 servants, at least 72 virgins and the current wives, eternal youths, whose bodies are like pearls, carrying ewers of wine scooped from endless rivers which offer a delight to the drinkers. These are enough inducements to kill?
"BCUZ ISLAM DID NT SAY KIL SOM 1 WITOT A CAUSE". Who determines the 'cause'? That is left to the individual and as far as these people are concerned, they have one.
"ND D PROPHET IS D MST LOVN PERSON ON D FACE OF DIS EARTH-". That is why there will always be problems bcos to love him then u must follow him. That explains all the killings just to prove that love for the 'prophet'. Pls read ur literature to know why these people act this way.

@'WHY?DIS ISNT ISLAMIC' BY ANONYMOUS

"-WALLAHI DIS PPL AINT MUSLIMS". Well, they are muslims quite all right and are strictly following the teachings of their religion as brought down by their god thru their prophet.
"-ND IF THEY R DEN ALLAH HAS CURSED DEM SIMPLE-". On the contrary, they are promised unlimited pleasure in the after life. Think of 80,000 servants, at least 72 virgins and the current wives, eternal youths, whose bodies are like pearls, carrying ewers of wine scooped from endless rivers which offer a delight to the drinkers. These are enough inducements to kill?
"BCUZ ISLAM DID NT SAY KIL SOM 1 WITOT A CAUSE". Who determines the 'cause'? That is left to the individual and as far as these people are concerned, they have one.
"ND D PROPHET IS D MST LOVN PERSON ON D FACE OF DIS EARTH-". That is why there will always be problems bcos to love him then u must follow him. That explains all the killings just to prove that love for the 'prophet'. Pls read ur literature to know why these people act this way.

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