29 killed in military, Boko Haram crossfire
It was a black Easter in Maiduguri, the capital of Borno State, as no fewer than 29 persons were feared killed in a crossfire between the Boko Haram insurgents and the military on Sunday.
Akwa Ibom government cautions warring communities
The people of Itu local government council in Akwa Ibom state have been urged to eschew violence and leave in peace with their neighbours as such would attract development to the area.
Government threatens to dethrone community heads over crisis
Akwa Ibom State Government has threatened to withdraw the certificate of recognition of any village head whose community engages in any form of crisis.
Suicide bomber kills father, 14 others in Borno
A male suicide bomber blew himself up yesterday at a mosque in Gambouru, Borno State, killing 15 people, including his own father.
Flood sacks 12 communities, destroys 3,000 farmlands in Cross River
Twelve communities in Boki Local Government Area of Cross River have been flooded following two days of heavy rain, while more than 3,000 farmlands were equally destroyed.
UNHCR donates to Benue IDPs
The United Nations Human Rights Commission on Refugees (UNCHR) has donated a total of 22,220 relief materials worth over N18 million to the victims of flood in Benue state.
EFCC arrests Gombe SEMA official, two others over alleged items’ diversion
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Gombe Zonal Office, said it had arrested the Secretary of Gombe State Emergency Management Agency
Flood kills two, ravages 46 communities in Abia
Heavy flooding has severely ravaged at least 46 communities in Abia, killing two children, an official of the State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) has said.