Police warn fake observers to steer clear of Borno polls
The Borno State Police Command has uncovered plans by fake election observers to beat security personnel to perpetrate electoral frauds at today’s Governorship and State House of Assembly elections. Command spokesman, Edet Okon, in a statement in Maiduguri, yesterday, said; “The Commissioner of Police, Damian Chukwu, warns that any person or group of persons who…
Police restrict vehicular movement in Borno
Ahead of today’s election, the Borno State Police Command have said that there will be restriction of vehicular movement across the state beginning from 10:30pm yesterday to 6pm today.
Police chief reads riot act to politicians on electioneering campaigns
The Borno State Police Commissioner, Damian Chukwu has said that politicians and their supporters are not to carry offensive weapons during electioneering campaigns and other political activities in the state.
Borno deputy governor confirms attack on military base
The Deputy Governor of Borno State, Usman Durkwa has confirmed that Boko Haram terrorists, yesterday, attacked a military base at Gudumbali in Guzamala Council. Durkwa said he was yet to get the number of casualties from security agencies, though the Commissioner of Police, Damian Chukwu and Brigade Commander of Military Forces in Monguno confirmed the…
Police arrest Boko Haram chiefs, fighters in North East
The Borno State Commissioner of Police, Damian Chukwu, has said 22 Boko Haram commanders and fighters have been arrested by the ACP Abba Kyari-led Inspector General of Police’s Intelligence Response Team (IRT) in parts of the North East geo-political zone.
Melaye mocks police over protest in Borno
The senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Dino Melaye, has made mockery of the police for trying to link their failure exhibited by the protests in Maigumeri on July 2, 2018, to the purported delay in the 2018 budget.
Two female bombers die in Borno military market blasts
The Borno State Police Commissioner, Damian Chukwu, yesterday said two female suicide bombers died while attempting to infiltrate the military Mammy Market of 333 Artillery on Wednesday night in Maiduguri.
Police investigates ritual activities in Borno
The Borno Police Command says it is investigating the activities of ritualists to curb their nefarious motives in the state.
Four suicide bombers killed in failed attack in Borno
The Police Command in Borno said four Boko Haram terrorists were killed by Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) strapped to their bodies in Mainari Kanuri and Shua villages in Konduga Local Government Area of the state.