Three Suicide Bombers Killed In Failed Maiduguri Hospital Attack

Three Suicide Bombers Killed In Failed Maiduguri Hospital Attack

Chris Steven, Abuja Three female bombers have been killed in attempt to gain entry through the rear exit gate into the premises of Molai General Hospital, outskirt of Maiduguri Township, on the Maiduguri/Damboa highway. The incident occurred when the suicide bombers who had the Improvised Explosive Device vest strapped on detonated the IEDs on their […]

Borno IDPS Not Willing To Return Home, Says NRC Report

Borno IDPS Not Willing To Return Home, Says NRC Report

Chris Steven, Abuja Eighty six percent of the 1.8 million Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), in the North east are not ready to return home, a new report by the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC), titled “Too Scared to Return,” reveals. The Council says “the findings of the report are indisputable,” adding movements of people to their […]

North-East Humanitarian Makeathon Begins In October

North-East Humanitarian Makeathon Begins In October

Chris Steven, Abuja The Federal Government will begin a North-East focused Makeathon in October, Laolu Akande, the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the Vice President, has revealed. According to Akande, the programme is in line with President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration’s policy of promoting use of technology as critical tool for public service […]

Army Says Four Boko Haram High Profile Commanders Surrender

Army Says Four Boko Haram High Profile Commanders Surrender

Chris Steven, Abuja A high profile Boko Haram member, Konto Fanami, and three others have surrendered to the Nigerian army on Monday, the Army Headquarters have said. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) quoted Army Spokesman, Sani Usman, a Brigadier General as confirming this in a statement in Abuja on Tuesday. Usman said that the […]

Angry Borno Youths Chase Rescue Workers Away

Angry Borno Youths Chase Rescue Workers Away

Chris Steven, Abuja Following an early morning suicide bomb attack on Monday at Londonciki-Simari area of Maiduguri, Borno State which left eight people dead, a mob have attacked officials of the Borno State Emergency Management Agency  (SEMA), who were on rescue mission at the scene of a suicide bomb attack . According to News Agency of […]

Eight Killed In Maiduguri As Suicide Bomber Strikes Again

Eight Killed In Maiduguri As Suicide Bomber Strikes Again

Chris Steven, Abuja A female suicide bomber killed eight people in Maidduguri, Borno State after she detonated her explosives at a mosque.  Ahmed Satomi, head of the Borno state emergency management agency,  said the blast happened at about 5:30 am in the London Ciki area of Maiduguri, which has been  the epicenter of Boko Haram violence since […]

ICPC, SARS Operatives Raid Former Vice President Sambo’s Residence

ICPC, SARS Operatives Raid Former Vice President Sambo’s Residence

Chris Steven, Abuja Security operatives on Wednesday raided the residence of Namadi Sambo, a former Vice President in Kaduna State. The operatives were from the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), and the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigeria Police. Witnesses said the operatives blocked the major road leading to the […]

Two Killed As Multiple Attacks Mare Sallah Celebration In Maiduguri

Two Killed As Multiple Attacks Mare Sallah Celebration In Maiduguri

Chris Steven, Abuja Despite security measures put in place, University of Maiduguri on Sunday night came under a series of attacks when suicide bombers detonated explosives at different locations including the security office where two lives were reportedly lost. This was confirmed by Victor Isukwu, Borno Police Public Relations Officer, Victor at about 12 midnight. […]

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