FAO distributes hybrid goats to 3,400 Borno households
The Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) in Nigeria has distributed hybrid goats to 3,400 households in Borno State to restore their means of likelihood.
16 candidates get N16m scholarship for performance in UTME
For their excellent performance in the 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), 16 candidates have been awarded scholarship worth N16million by the Nigerian Society of Engineers...
Insurgency stalls FG road projects in Borno, Yobe
The decade long Boko Haram insurgency has stalled the completion of 488 kilometres of Federal Government roads in Borno and Yobe States.
Borno engages 12,735 Civilian JTF, hunters as civil authorities
Borno State Governor Babagana Zulum has engaged 12,735 Civilian JTF and hunters to establish Civil Authorities in 23 councils affected in the decade-long Boko Haram...
Borno to get two federal institutions, roads projects in 2020.
Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume; has said that a Federal Polytechnics and College of Education; are to be established by government in Borno state.
Kyari lays foundation for Borno emergency, infectious disease hospital
The Group Managing Director (GMD), Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mele Kyari has said that the 200-bed...
Troops eliminate 35 terrorists in Borno -DHQ
The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Lafiya Dole have eliminated 35 Boko Haram/Islamic States of West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists in clearance operations between May 11 and 22 in Borno. The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, disclosed this in a statement on Sunday in Abuja. Enenche said the troops dealt deadly…
Zulum pledges to equip COVID-19 isolation centres
Borno State Governor Babagana Zulum has pledged to equip and strengthen isolation centres to contain the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
Chibok girls: Six years of deferred hope
It’s been six years and some days since the Chibok schoolgirls were abducted in Borno State by terrorists. Indeed, it has been six years of tireless campaigns for their freedom amid promises to bring the remaining 112 girls back home.
Aid worker dies of coronavirus in Borno
An aid worker, Babangida Buba, working with Medicins Sans Frontieres has died in Borno State after contracting coronavirus. Siham Hajaj, MSF Head of Mission (Nigeria), who confirmed the death, said the deceased "died on April 18 and post mortem test results indicate that they were positive for COVID-19," Hajaj said, adding that “MSF is now…