10 kidnapped on Nigeria oil exploration mission
Gunmen believed to be Boko Haram Islamists have kidnapped 10 members of an oil exploration team in northeast Nigeria, colleagues and the state-run oil firm said on Wednesday.
Boko Haram kill five, steal 120 cows in fresh Borno attacks
Suspected Boko Haram insurgents, in a convoy of armed motorcycles, have attacked Dagu village in Askira/Uba Local Council of Borno State, killing five persons and rustling 120 cattle in the process.
20 people feared killed in Borno separate attacks
A ruthless disregard for human life by the Boko Haram insurgents and Fulani herdsmen continued across the country yesterday even as the Middle Belt Patriotic Front...
NFF allays fear over Boko Haram in Kano as CHAN camp opens
The Nigeria football Federation (NFF) has declared that the domestic players currently camped in the ancient city of Kano for the 2018 CHAN qualifiers do not have any course...
Police intercept five Boko Haram suspects in Kano
The Kano State Police Command has arrested five suspected Boko Haram members in the state after a gun dwell that lasted several hours.The terrorists according to the police were arrested at about 2:00am yesterday at Gayawa quarters in Ungogo local council of the state.
Abubakar: We need more forces to monitor every inch of Sambisa
Sambisa Forest is still substantially under the control of our forces and we fly over it day and night. Sometimes, for some of these pilots, as we are going to sleep, that is when they are getting airborne.
'Released Chibok girls set for academic session in September'
Sen. Aisha Alhassan, Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, on Saturday said the Chibok girls were ready for academic session in September and pleaded with abductors to release the remaining girls.
Nigerian military blames homeless for botched air strike
Nigeria's military on Friday blamed an unexpected gathering of homeless people for a botched air strike that killed 112 at a camp for those displaced by the Boko Haram conflict.