Tag: Borno State

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Chibok Girls And Politics Of Broken Promises

The rescue of the over 200 schoolgirls which President Muhammadu Buhari said would top his administration’s priority list seems to be a mere political talk ... Full story

Two Fmale Suicide Bombers Kill Scores At Borno IDP Camp

Fresh reports reaching NE has it that scores have been killed in a suicide bomb attack on an Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camp in Banki ...

REVEALED: How US Forces Located Chibok Girls Several Times

The American and African forces sent to Cameroon to fight Boko Haram have, on several occasions, located clusters of Chibok schoolgirls kidnapped by the militant ...

Borno Governor: IDPs Eat 1,800 Bags Of Rice Daily

INTERNALLY Displaced Persons (IDPs) in parts of Borno State consume about 1,800 bags of 50 kilogrammes of rice daily, Governor Kashim Shettima said yesterday in ...

Borno Governor : Jonathan’s Administration Branded Us As Distant Cousins

– Governor Kashim Shettima hosted the 1st Annual Dialogue on Rebuilding Borno – In his speech, the governor said that the administration of the ex-president Goodluck Jonathan treated ...

BREAKING: Nigerian Soldiers And Boko Haram Insurgents In Fierce Gun Battle In Borno

Troops of the Nigerian Army and Boko Haram fighters are currently engaged in a fierce gun battle in Borno state, North East, Nigeria. The spokesperson for ... Full story

Nigerian Troops Make Largest Ever Arms Cache Discovery In North East

The Nigerian military says it has discovered the largest single cache of arms and ammunition in the Alagarno forest in the northeastern part of the ... Full story

Boko Haram Terror: Does Buhari Have What It Takes To Rescue Chibok Girls?

Like a nightmare from which a person cannot awake, the abduction of the Chibok girls on the night of April 14-15, 2014, has continued to ...

Governor Shettima: Jonathan Called 19 Days After Abduction Of Chibok Girls

Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State yesterday disclosed that the immediate past President, Goodluck Jonathan only called to enquire about the 200 Chibok school girls ... Full story

Governor Kashim Shettima Voices Out: Obasanjo Would Have Rescued Chibok Girls If He Was In Office

By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, on Monday, poured encomiums on former President Olusegun Obasanjo, describing him as a man ... Full story

Troops Gun Down Female Suicide Bombers In Umurari [PHOTO]

Troops of 7 Division Garrison based in Maiduguri, in conjunction with Civilian JTF averted yet another suicide attack on the innocent citizens in Borno State ... Full story

Amnesty International Accuses Army Of Killing 640 Inmates

– The Nigerian army has been accused of unjustly killing about 640 inmates – Amnesty International (AI) claims that the Federal Government has turned a blind ... Full story

Two Female Bombers Killed 30 In Borno IDPs Camp

Thirty persons were killed when two female suicide bombers attacked an Internally Displaced Persons Camp in Borno State on Tuesday, the Chairman of Borno State ... Full story

Boko Haram Terrorists Kill 60 In Borno State

Sahara Reporters obtained information that the Boko Haram terrorists killed 50 peoplein two attacks in Borno state since Monday, February 8.State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) ... Full story

FG Lied, Boko Haram Controls Half Of Borno - Senator Garbai

A lawmaker from the terror-bed state, Borno has revealed that claims by the Nigerian government that the insurgents have been depleted is far from the ... Full story

Boko Haram Unleashes Terror In Borno Again!

Reports have it that there was a state of unrest in a remote village in the north-eastern part of Nigeria following a calculated attack by ... Full story

Oh No! 4- Year Old Girl & Dad Burnt To Death During Boko Haram Attack - Video

A 4 year old girl and her father were among those that were burnt to death inside their homes during an attack on Dalori, a ... Full story

Insurgency: Nigerian Troops Kill 63 Terrorists, Rescue 370 Hostages

Theater Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Major General Hassan Umoru has disclosed that Nigerian troops have killed 63 Boko Haram terrorists and intercepted suicide bombers ... Full story

DSS Warns Nigerians Of New Tricks Employed By Fraudsters

Nigerians have been warned of the latest tricks fraudsters employ to swindle their victims of valuables and money.  The Director of Directorate of State Services (DSS) ... Full story

Army Reveals How 14 Suicide Bombers Caused Mayhem In Maiduguri Killing Dozens

The aftermath of the deadly bombing that rocked residents of Maiduguri killing dozens have been described as terrifying and inhumane waste of lives. The Nigerian ... Full story

Nigerian Bombings: Borno Imams Get Metal Detectors

The Borno State Government has distributed metal detectors to Imams in the state to screen worshippers as one of the ways to checking the menace ... Full story

Heartless! Boko Haram Suspects Tortured By Civilian JTF In Borno (Video) Video

Civilian members of the JTF currently fighting the Boko Haram terrorists in Borno were captured on camera drilling nabbed Islamic sect members.  Suspected Boko Haram members ... Full story

Boko Haram Poisons Water Sources In Some Communities In Borno

In this boko haram latest news in Nigeria, Boko Haram has embarked on poisoning water sources in some communities in Borno State where they were ... Full story

Busted!! Boko Haram Kingpin And His Family Arrested While Trying To Escape (Photo)

Another leader of the outlawed Islamic Fundamentalist group, Boko Haram has been captured by the Nigerian troop.  Nigerian troops in their intensified fight against the proscribed ... Full story

Surviving Victims Of Maiduguri Bomb Blast (Graphic Images )

Some graphic photos of some surviving victims of the recent Maiduguri bomb blast has been released online.  Photos of some of the victims of Sunday's multiple ... Full story

Boko Haram: 214 girls rescued from the Sambisa Forest visibly pregnant

Following the latest rescue of additional 234 women and children by the Nigerian Army from the Sambisa Forest in Borno State, indicated, yesterday, that a ... Full story

Kashim Shettima Hands Over 540 Buses To Commercial Drivers

Commercial drivers in Borno State on Sunday beamed with smiles as the Borno State Government bought and handed over 540 buses to them to enhance ... Full story

Nigerian Military, Recapture's Two More Local Governments From Boko Haram Militants

The Nigerian military on Saturday said it has recaptured two more local governments from Boko Haram militants in the North Eastern part of Nigeria after ... Full story

Boko Haram Recruiting And Training Fighters In Borno - Federal Government

The Federal Government on Thursday warned that the insurgent group, Boko Haram, may have started recruiting and training fighters.  Coordinator of the National Information Centre on ... Full story

Female Suicide Bomber Attacks Borno State Market Leaving Many Dead

A fatal bomb blast hit an overcrowded market in the largest Southern Borno town, Biu, had killed many, witnesses report. The eye-witnesses said injured persons and ... Full story

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Super Eagles Ogu Shares Lovely Picture Of Pregnant Wife

Hapoel Be’er Sheva midfielder John Ogu has shared an adorable picture of himself and his heavily pregnant wife Chiugo Akaolisa Ogu on Instagram. Ogu who has ...

Mary Onyali Fears Nigeria Might Fail Again At Rio Olympics

Former Nigeria athlete, Mary Onyali, has expressed fears over Nigeria’s medal prospects at the forth-coming Rio Olympics, highlighting inadequate planning as a major reason for ...

Nollywood Celebrities Hosted In Amsterdam By KLM Airline

Top Nollywood actors were yesterday, April 28, hosted at the Netherlands’s Kings Day celebration in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The Royal Dutch airline sponsored trip was led by ...

Redknapp Expected To Be Named New Super Eagles Coach

Former Tottenham Hotspur boss Harry Redknapp has been identified as the strongest candidate to be the new head coach of the Super eagles in a ...

Ideye Returns To Super Eagles

Brown Ideye is making a return to the Nigerian national team after he earned a call from the Super Eagles coach Salisu Yusuf on Wednesday. The ... Full story

Zidane Hopeful On Ronaldo

Zinedine Zidane is hopeful both Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema will be fit for Real Madrid’s Champions League semi-final second leg at home to Manchester ... Full story

Ex Eagles Keepers Hail Fantastic Enyeama

Former Nigeria goalkeepers Dosu Joseph and Joe Erico have hailed Lille shot stopper Vincent Enyeama after he was named among the top 10 goalkeepers in ... Full story

Tiwa Savage's Husband Nearly Committed Suicide In An Attempt To Jump Off Lekki-Ikoyi Bridge This Morning

Tiwa Savage's husband Tunji 'Teebillz' Balogun nearly killed himself as he tried to commit suicide after revealing shocking details about his cheating wife and broken ... Full story

Amber Rose Flaunts Wicked Curves And Massive Boobs On Instagram

Smoking hot! Cigarette-chomping Amber Rose puts on a busty display as she flaunts her wicked curves in sexy Instagram shoot.  32-year-old bald-headed s*xy model, Amber Rose ... Full story

Toolz Oniru In Nasty Drama With Fans After Revealing She Is Bleaching (Photos)

Newly married Nigerian OAP, Toolz Oniru who is famed for her massive hips and backside has been viciously criticized on social media by fans over ... Full story