Sunday, 1st October 2023


14 Jul
The Maiduguri Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has secured the conviction of one Danladi Mohammed before Justice Umaru Fadawu of the Borno State High Court in Maiduguri. Mohammed was convicted on a single count of criminal misappropriation for the sum of ₦7,600,000.00. He allegedly converted the proceeds of 8,000 pieces…
5 Jul
The Maiduguri Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) arraigned one Isyaku Ibrahim on one count amended charge of criminal misappropriation to the tune of N12,000,000. Ibrahim was arraigned before Justice Umaru Fadawu of the Borno State High Court. The charge reads: “That you, Ishiyaku Ibrahim (aka Alhaji Ishiyaku Ibrahim) sometime between…
9 Dec 2022
Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State has unveiled the plan to construct new flyovers and roads in Maiduguri to ease commuting in the metropolis. The project comprises the construction of two flyovers at Borno Express junction and Westend Roundabout as well as dual carriageway from Shehu’s roundabout to Songhai. Zulum disclosed this, yesterday, in Maiduguri,…
3 Dec 2022
The clashes between farmers and herders over alleged encroachment on farmlands have claimed eight lives in Bayo Local Council of Borno State.
Boko Haram
1 Dec 2022
The Theatre Commander, Operation Hadin Kai (OHK), General Christopher Musa, has said the military is not contemplating early closure of the three camps for repented insurgents, despite challenges of maintaining 82,000 former Boko Haram fighters in Maiduguri. He disclosed that kinetic and non-kinetic approaches to the battle against insurgency have been yielding great fruits due…
27 Nov 2022
Gov. Babagana Zulum signed 775 Certificates of Occupancy on land ownership between 2020 and 2022, Engr. Adam Bababe, Executive Secretary of Borno Geographic Information Service (BOGIS), said on Saturday in Maiduguri.
12 Nov 2022
The North East Zone of the APC has threatened legal action against Alhaji Umar Damagum, Deputy Chairman, North, PDP, over alleged discriminatory remarks on People Living With Disabilities (PLWDs).


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Communication scholars and public relations practitioners in Nigeria have declared that Artificial Intelligence (AI) cannot replace human intelligence in whatever guise. At the Annual General Meeting and Public Lecture of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR), Kano Chapter, the experts opined AI is designed to replace manual work effectively and quickly, and cannot override…
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Manchester City's shock 2-1 defeat to Wolves leaves the Premier League's top six separated by just three points.
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Rangers sacked manager Michael Beale on Sunday after less than a year in charge of the Glasgow giants.
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At least 10 Cuban migrants were killed and 25 injured on Sunday when a cargo truck carrying them overturned in southern Mexico, the latest fatal crash involving US-bound migrants, local officials reported.
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Liverpool on Sunday said a botched VAR decision that cost them a goal in their 2-1 defeat at Tottenham resulted in "sporting integrity being undermined".
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At least 13 people were killed in a fire in a Spanish nightclub on Sunday morning, officials said, with fears the toll could still rise as rescue workers sift through the debris.
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The Kogi State Police Command says it has begun investigations into the circumstances that led to the killing of a supporter of the All Progressives Congress in Kotonkarfe, Kogi LGA of Kogi State on Saturday.
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After 72 days of intense competition in the Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) reality television show Season 8 tagged ‘Big Brother Naija All Star’, Ilebaye Precious Odiniya has emerged as the winner of the show.
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Nigerian striker Victor Osimhen has declared that his love for the Napoli badge is unwavering despite his travails at the club in the last one week.
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The Chief of Staff to President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Femi Gbajabiamila, has announced that federal workers at all levels will get the sum of 25,000 naira as palliative to cushion the effect of the removal of fuel subsidy.