News - Chibok

BBOG Expresses Concern Over Missing Dapchi School Girls

2 days ago /
Nation 

The Bring Back Our Girls group says it is worried over the conflicting reports surrounding the students of the Government Girls’ Science Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State.

Senate Calls For Urgent Rescuing Of Missing Yobe School Girls

2 days ago /
Nation  Security 

The Nigerian senate wants security agencies in the country to intensify efforts to rescue the girls allegedly abducted in a school in yobe state.

Boko Haram Abducts Three Persons, Raid Girls’ School In Yobe

5 days ago /
Nation 

Boko Haram terrorists on Monday abducted three persons and attacked a girls’ secondary school in Yobe State, carting away food items.The Commissioner of Police in Yobe State, Mr Sumonu Abdulmaliki, said the terrorists abducted all three persons around Geidam Local Government Area after carrying out the attack on Dapchi village...

475 Boko Haram Suspects Released

6 days ago /
Nation 

The Federal High Court in wawa military cantonment, New Bussa, Niger State has released   475 boko haram suspects.

Abductor Of Chibok Girls Gets 15 Years Jail Term

1 week ago /
Security 

The federal high court in Wawa military cantonment, New Bussa, Niger State has sentenced one boko haram member, Haruna Yahaya, to 15 years imprisonment for his role in the abduction of Chibok girls in 2014. 

BBOG To Sue FG

1 month ago /
Nation 

The bring back our girls group says it will drag the federal government and the Nigerian police to court for violating their fundamental human   rights and unlawful detention of some of its members in Abuja on Tuesday.

BBOG Expresses Concern Over New Video Of Chibok Girls

1 month ago /
Nation 

Members of the bring back our girls group have expressed concern over government’s deficiency in properly communicating to the public, its efforts towards rescuing the remaining 112 girls still in captivity. Reacting to the latest video of the girls, the campaigners at their daily sit-out in Abuja said the release of...

Terrorism War: JTF Holds Strategic Meeting In Maiduguri

1 month ago /
Nation 

Members of the Multi National Joint Task Force on Tuesday gathered in Maiduguri to brainstorm and further synergise with the Theatre Command, Operation Lafiya Dole. The Force Commander, Major General Lucky Irabor led the MNJTF team to Maiduguri where the meeting took place with the Theatre commander, Major General Rogers Nicholas...

We Won’t Return, Abducted ‘Chibok Girls’ Declare In Boko Haram Video

1 month ago /
Nation 

Islamist militants,  Boko Haram on Monday released a new video purporting to show at least 14 of the schoolgirls abducted from the northeast Nigerian town of Chibok in April 2014. At least three of the group were seen carrying babies. One of the students said: “We are the Chibok girls…. By...

BBOG Celebrates Rescue Of Chibok Girl

1 month ago /
Nation 

Members of the Bring Back Our Girls Group (BBOG) have been celebrating the rescue of another Chibok School Girl, Salomi Pogu by Nigerian troops The campaigners who were delighted at the news, have however cautioned the government not to relent in the rescue of the remaining 112 girls       ...

Troops Of Operation Lafiya Dole Rescue Abducted Chibok Girl

1 month ago /
Nation 

Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole deployed in Pulka today rescued one of the Chibok girls abducted by Boko Haram terrorists earlier in 2014. So far, preliminary investigations reveal that the young girl identified as Salomi Pagu is the same as the  Chibok girl published on serial 86 of the online list...

BBOG Demands Report Of Investigation Into Abduction Of Chibok Girls

2 months ago /
Nation 

The bring back our girls group has called for full disclosure of reports of the fact finding committee constituted by Former President Goodluck Jonathan on the abduction of the 219 Chibok school girls. At the group’s daily march in Abuja on Monday, co-convener of the group, Oby Ezekwesili said trading of...

Buhari Approves N164.7m For Freed Chibok Girls

3 months ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the payment of N164,763,759 for the tuition fees of 106 Chibok girls that have regained freedom from the Boko Haram terrorists. This was contained in a statement issued on Sunday in Abuja by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Garba...

Buhari Assures On Rescue Of Remaining Chibok Girls

3 months ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has renewed his commitment to bring back all the chibok girls held by terrorists operating in the northeast using all possible means, just as he expressed appreciation for the progress made in the rehabilitation of the 106 girls freed and now back in school. The president, who was...

Mixed Reactions Greet Buhari’s Promise On Chibok Girls

3 months ago /
Nation 

Mixed reactions have continued to trail the recent promise by President Muhammadu Buhari on his efforts at rescuing the remaining one hundred and thirteen Chibok school girls who have been in captivity for one thousand three hundred and fifteen days. A cross section of Nigerians who spoke on the matter expressed...

BBOG Resumes March

3 months ago /
Nation 

Members of the bring back our girls (BBOG) group say six months after the return of 82 of the abducted Chibok school girls, not much has been heard from the Nigerian government about the remaining 113 girls still in captivity. The group which resumed its daily protest march to the presidential...

Military Begins Investigation Into Chibok Shooting

3 months ago /
Nation 

The Military authorities have launched an investigation into a fatal shooting involving an Army captain and a non-commissioned officer deployed to Chibok, Borno State. Reports say the Army unit had received a distress call at about 12.50 pm Sunday that a staff sergeant, under the influence of alcohol, was assaulting civilians...

Army Investigates Chibok Shooting Incident

3 months ago /
Nation  Security 

The headquarters of 26 brigade Nigerian Army has instituted a board of inquiry to investigate a shooting incident that resulted in the death of an officer and a staff sergeant, deployed on duty at Chibok, Borno state.  Speaking on the incident, army spokesman brigadier General Sani Usman said the unit had...

BBOG Canvasses Better Welfare For Nigerian Soldiers

3 months ago /
Nation 

Members of the bring back our girls group are cautioning the Nigerian government not to jeopardize the country’s peace and security by neglecting the welfare of the soldiers in the north-east and other parts of the country. The group at its daily sit-out in Abuja on Thursday raised concerns over the...

CSOs Not Doing Enough To Fight Corruption – Osinbajo

4 months ago /
Nation 

The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has accused the Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) of not doing enough to fight corruption. Professor Osinbajo, who made the accusation at a meeting with members of various CSOs, called for more support in the Federal Government’s anti-corruption drive. “There is not enough outrage from civil society...


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