‘Seven Borno local councils still controlled by Boko Haram’
A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Buba Galadima, has debunked a claim by the Federal Government that all territories have been reclaimed from Boko Haram, saying that at least seven local governments in Borno State are still under the control of the sect.
Pythons, crocodiles and the Nigerian zoo
As a person I am a cautious optimist on “project Nigeria”, it is one that I put my whole heart on, despite the counsel of a statesman who once told me “Nigeria was not worth dying for...you must live for it.”
Biafra and the burden of a warrior nation
When the last Biafran War ended in 1970, Nnamdi Kanu, the founder and leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, was barely three.
Facilitator of released Chibok girls wins $150, 000 Nansen Refugee award
The award of $150,000 was for providing quality education to displaced and vulnerable children affected by Boko Haram insurgents in the northeast.
Suicide bombers kill 15 in Borno
At least 15 people were killed on Monday when two suicide bombers struck civilians receiving aid in northeast Nigeria, a rescue worker and a member of the civilian militia told AFP.
UN partners CJTF to end child soldier recruitment in Northeast
The United Nations (UN), in collaborations with the Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF) in Borno State, has signed a “plan of action” to end massive recruitment and use of children in the armed conflict in the Northeast.
UNICEF urges Boko Haram to stop using children as suicide bombers
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has called on Boko Haram sect to stop the recruitment and use of children as suicide bombers in the North-East.
We must avoid Boko Haram mistake, says Masari
Bello Masari was among other Muslim faithful who joined President Buhari to pray at the Aso Rock mosque during Juma'at in the presidential villa, Abuja yesterday.