UN says 2 killed, helicopter hit in jihadist attack
The United Nations on Saturday said two civilians including a five-year-old child were killed and an aid helicopter damaged in a jihadist attack in restive northeast Nigeria.
Zulum’s CoS, Wakil, dies
Chief of Staff to Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State, Dr. Babagana Wakil, passed on yesterday at his Maiduguri residence.
Boko Haram attack leaves 59 dead in northeast Nigeria
Fighters from IS-linked jihadist group on Tuesday killed 59 people in a raid on a herding village in northeast Nigeria's Borno state, local militia a and residents told AFP.
Insurgency: NAF sets up aircraft hangar in Maiduguri
The Nigeria Air Force (NAF), says it has established an aircraft hangar at the 105 Composite Command, Maiduguri, to enhance its operations in the counter-insurgency
Seething anger and despair in the land
President Buhari did a wonderful thing when he flew from Addis Ababa to Maiduguri February 12 after the AU summit, to condole the government and the people of Borno State for one of the worst Boko Haram killings
Army thwarting Boko Haram’s devious quest in North East, says commander
The Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj-Gen. Olusegun Adeniyi, has declared that the dream of the Boko Haram sect to establish a caliphate in the North East had met a brick wall in the past decade, as the military keeps neutralising 50 terrorists monthly.
Boko Haram kills two in Maiduguri
The Mwaghavul Youth Development Association and the Kombum district of Mangu Council of Plateau State protested yesterday over the killing in Maiduguri of their members by the Boko Haram on Sunday.
Zulum sets up second office outside Government House
The Borno Government says it has concluded arrangements for Gov. Babagana Zulum to commence operation from his second office, established at the Musa Usman State Secretariat.
Nigerian Army restates commitment to end insurgency, buries five soldiers
The Nigerian Army on Friday reiterated its commitment to end Boko Haram insurgency, restore peace and stability to the North-East. Maj-Gen. Olusegun Adeniyi, the incoming Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, stated this at the burial of five fallen heroes...