Tag: Borno State

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Buhari Furious Over Deaths Of Malnourished IDPs In Borno

*As eight children die daily *Health Minister orders emergency team to state By Victoria Ojeme, with Agency reports ANGERED by the reported cases of malnourished children and dying ...

Nigerian Police Confirms Failed Suicide Attack On Maiduguri Mosque

Borno State Police Command has confirmed a failed suicide attack targeting worshipers at a mosque in Maiduguri. The two suspected Boko Haram suicide bombers allegedly blew ...

Nigerian Soldiers And Police In Deadly Fight For Ramadan Rice

At least one person was injured Thursday at the Borno State government house when soldiers and police exchanged fire as they fought over food items ...

Dasukigate: DSS Arrest Former Army Chief, Ihejirika

The Department of State Services (DSS) has arrested a former Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lieutenant General Azubuike Ihejirika (rtd). Ihejirika was arrested on Tuesday night ...

BREAKING: Former Chief Of Army Staff Azubuike Ihejirika Arrested By DSS

– Former Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Major-General Azubuike Ihejirika (rtd) has been arrested by operatives of the DSS – It is believed that Mr Ihejerika ...

Nigeria Security Chiefs And Their State Of Origin

Below is a list of security chiefs in Nigeria and their state of origin. Their position and State below: Air Force - North - Bauchi State IG of ...

Air Force Jet Foils Ambush Against Ground Troops And Kills 15 Boko Haram Terrorists

Again, troops clear terrorists in Bitta-Damboa axis By Senator Iroegbu in Abuja The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), has successfully foiled plans by the Boko Haram terrorists to ... Full story

Troops Arrest Two Top Boko Haram Commanders In Potiskum And Rescue 47 In Alagarno Forest

Troops of Sector 5 of 27 Task Force Brigade, 3 Division, in conjunction with Civilian JTF from Maiduguri, on Thursday arrested a suspected Boko Haram ... Full story

Adamu Tilde, An Almajiri From Borno Graduates From A Hungary University With Distinction And CGPA Of 4.98

Adamu Tilde, an Almajiri from Maiduguri, Borno State graduated today, June 16, with a MSc Animal Biotechnology with Distinction and CGPA of 4.98 out of ...

Diezanigate: EFCC Quizzes Sheriff For Seven Hours

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, yesterday quizzed the embattled Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ali Modu Sheriff, from 10am to about 5.30pm. It ... Full story

Nigerian Army kills 10 Boko Haram insurgents, rescue woman, baby

The Nigerian Army has killed 10 Boko Haram insurgents and rescued a woman with her baby in Borno State. The Army Public Relations Director, Sani Usman, ... Full story

OMG: Look At Baby Born In Yobe With His Heart Outside

The people of Yobe were shocked yesterday after a baby was born with the heart outside his body (a rare case of disorder) at a ... Full story

Army Rescues Over 200 Captives From Boko Haram

Nigerian Troops have res­cued 236 persons held captive by Boko Haram insurgents in Borno State. The victims were in two batches of 79 and 157 compris­ing ... Full story

APC Governors Storm Enugu Over Herdsmen Attack

Governors elected under the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, arrived Enugu State Tuesday afternoon to commiserate with the people over the recent attack ... Full story

Troops Rescue 80 Year Old Man From Boko Haram Terrorists

Troops of the 29 Task Force Brigade on clearance operations of remnants of Boko Haram terrorists Monday, rescued an 80-year-old man in Shaltimari village, Borno ... Full story

Troops Destroy Boko Haram Bomb Making Factory In Ngala

Troops of the Nigerian Army, at the weekend, discovered yet another Boko Haram bomb making factory near the border town of Ngala in Borno State. Spokesman ... Full story

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

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

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

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Busty Nollywood Actress, Foluke Daramola Becomes Ambassador For Gender Based Violence

Endowed Nigerian Yoruba movie Actress, Foluke Daramola-Salako flaunts her ambassadorial nomination letter for Gender-Based Violence on her wall and congratulated her lucky-self. In her words: "Congrats to ... Full story

Heartbreaking: Beautiful Lady Without Legs And Just One Hand Spotted At An Event

Photos of this unnamed young and beautiful lady are currently trending on social media with sketchy reports about her identity and the surrounding factors of ... Full story

Raheem Sterling Lambasted For Showing Off Wealth Days After Euro 2016 Exit

Manchester City winger has been criticized by fans for flaunting his multi-million pound home shortly after the Three Lions' embarrassing 2-1 defeat to Iceland in ...

Shocking: Meet The Dominatrix Who Earns N1million A Day For Insulting And Blackmailing Men Online

It sounds unbelievable, right? A married woman left her day job to take up another one which pays her a whopping $4,000 (N1m) a day ... Full story

New Video: Solid Star Feat Patoranking And Tiwa Savage - Wait (Refix)

Achievas Music sensation – Solidstar is here with the official video to his banging collaboration “Wait (Refix)” with Mavin first Lady – Tiwa Savage and ...

Actress Halima Abubakar Reaffirms Her Stance On Marriage

Halima Abubakar has re-affirmed her stance on marriage. Explaining her perspective in a recent interview. She said, ‘Marriage has been overrated. It’s unnecessarily over rated. It’s ...

I Like The Smell Of Fragrance On My Jerseys Says Sturridge

Liverpool forward Daniel Sturridge has revealed he sprays fragrance on his kit before matches. The 26-year-old has returned home after England's humiliating exit from Euro 2016 ...

Watford Sign Liverpool's Sinclair

English Premier League club Watford have confirmed the signing of striker Jerome Sinclair from Liverpool on a five-year contract. Sinclair became the youngest player to play ...

Euro 2016 Match Preview : Wales vs Belgium

Wales square up against Belgium for the second Euro 2016 quarter finals at the Stade Pierre-Mauroy in Lille on Friday evening. Belgium showed us why they ...

Michy Batshuayi Passes Chelsea Medical

Michy Batshuayi is edging closer to a move to Chelsea after passing a medical in Bordeaux, according to Skysports. Batshuayi, who is currently away on international ...