Tuesday, 19th October 2021
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21 May
Some residents of Maiduguri, Borno have expressed delight over media reports on the alleged death of a Boko Haram Leader, Abubakar Shekau.
11 Aug 2019
Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno has shelved activities lined up for the Eid-el Kabir celebrations to visit Gubio, headquarters of Gubio Local Government Area (LGA) of the state over Saturday’s botched Boko Haram attack.
12 Oct 2018
The Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF) fighting against the Boko Haram in Northeast Nigeria, has released 833 children from its own ranks.
29 Jul 2018
If the about 30, 000 strong Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF) and vigilantes are not removed from the streets of the Northeast by way of training and skill acquisition, they could constitute potential danger to national security when the insurgency is over. The Coordinator, CJTF, in the zone under the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP),…
21 Feb 2018
I am not a fan of false equivalences, so I admit to not joining in conversations about why the #MeToo movement that is sweeping Western countries cannot or is not happening here.
25 Jan 2018
Alhaji Aliyu Tershaku is the coordinator of Livestock Guards, the security outfit charged with the implementation of Benue State’s Anti-Open Grazing Law...
24 Sep 2017
The Bama Initiative for Human Development, an NGO, on Sunday in Maiduguri staged a peaceful demonstration demanding the return of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) to their respective communities in Bama.
17 Sep 2017
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.
25 Jul 2016
A group, the Northern Inter-faith and Religious Organisation for Peace (NIROP), has reiterated call for an amnesty programme for repentant members of the Boko Haram sect.


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Three persons have been reportedly trapped while one has been confirmed dead in a fresh building collapse on Monday night in Ikorodu area of Lagos State. Two other persons were rescued from the collapsed two-storey building by residents of the area. Confirming the incident on Tuesday,, the South West Coordinator of the National Emergency Management…
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Comedian and magician Phil Butler has died at the age of 51. His cause of death remains unknown as it has not yet been announced. Phil’s agents Chris Davis Management issued a statement following his sad passing. Sharing a statement on Twitter, they confirmed: It is with huge sadness we have to announce the passing…
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Pitch Perfect star Rebel Wilson has opened up on her weight loss noting that she understands why people are obsessed.  The actress says her 60-lb. weight loss is not only about size but "about loving yourself and loving the journey that you're on." She noted that she is getting more attention now that she has…
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Forty-eight emerging leaders from around the world, including Nigeria, Togo and Sierra Leone, join the inaugural 24 fellows to build a network of 72 active fellows working to tackle global drivers of inequality. LAGOS, Nigeria, 19 October 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- New York – October 19, 2021 – The Ford Foundation has today announced its 2021 Ford…
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Attackers rely on small-sized patterns to avoid detection, as predicted by Nexusguard researchers SINGAPORE, October 19, 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Small bit-and-piece DDoS attacks (distributed denial of service) boomed by 233% in the first half of 2021, revealed Nexusguard researchers in the Threat Report FHY 2021. As the pandemic carried on into 2021, hackers experimented with new attack…