31 Jan 2017
A girl thought to be aged just 10 died after the suicide vest she was wearing exploded in northeast Nigeria, a civilian vigilante said on Tuesday, as another attack killed one at a mosque.
26 Jan 2017
Boko Haram Islamists raided a village in northeast Nigeria earlier this week, killing three men and abducting seven women, police said Thursday.
18 Jan 2017
The death toll from a botched air strike on Boko Haram fighters in northeast Nigeria rose to 70 on Wednesday, as aid agencies indicated more could die without urgent treatment.
9 Jan 2017
The Borno Police Command on Monday said eight people have died in three separate suicide attacks in Maiduguri on Sunday night.
26 Dec 2016
The Federal Government will formally reopen two major roads in Borno State on Sunday following the total defeat of Boko Haram in the North-East by the Nigerian military.
15 Dec 2016
The houses are burnt-out shells, and charred cars and petrol pumps line the roads in the once-bustling Nigerian trade hub of Bama before it was razed by Boko Haram jihadists.
18 Nov 2016
A female suicide bomber blew herself and another bomber up near a police checkpoint in northeastern Nigeria, the epicentre of a seven-year Boko Haram insurgency, authorities said.
16 Oct 2016
Maybe it’s the social media feeds I follow but lately I have been reading more stories about Borno in international media outlets.
19 Sep 2016
At least eight people were killed outside a church in a suspected Boko Haram attack carried out by gunmen on bicycles in Borno, local residents said on Monday.
5 Sep 2016
Nigeria has reported its third polio case in the northeastern state of Borno, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Monday, warning more cases could appear in a major health setback.
5 Sep 2016
Borno State Government has said it would blacklist banks found to have connived with top government officials in the ghost-worker scam.Governor Kashim Shettima disclosed this at the weekend during an interactive session with journalists over non-payments of salaries.