News - borno

Army Refutes Story of Boko Haram Attack, says Incident Blown out of Proportion

2 days ago /
Nation  Security 

The Nigeria Army says only one officer and a soldier sustained injuries in a recent attack by Boko Haram.

W.H.O Says Malaria Responsible For 50% Of Deaths In Borno

4 days ago /
Health 

The World Health Organisation, W.H.O says, Malaria is responsible for more than 50% of recorded deaths in Borno State.

PDP Protests Assault On Fayose

6 days ago /
Politics 

The national Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Uche Secondus has led party leaders in a protest to the national assembly over the attack on Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose on Wednesday at the party’s Governorship rally.

Army Hands Over 183 Boko Haram Children To Borno Government

1 week ago /
Security 

The Nigerian military has released 183 children said to be associated with armed groups to the Borno state government.

 

Buhari Unveils Indigenous Mine Resistant Vehicle.

1 week ago /
Nation 

The President unveiled the combat vehicle at the Nigerian Army Day Celebration, NADCEL, in Monguno, Borno state.

Election Violence Traced To Hate Speech, Drug Abuse

1 week ago /
Nation 

A survey by a civil society organisation, Cleen Foundation, has identified hate speech, drug abuse and political thuggery as major triggers of electoral violence in Nigeria.

House Of Reps To Probe Police Protest

1 week ago /

Nigeria’s house of representatives is to investigate the circumstances surrounding the recent protest by personnel of the Nigerian police force in Maiduguri, Borno state.

Osinbajo Optimistic About Defeat Of Terrorism

1 week ago /
Nation 

The vice president of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osinbajo says the federal government is working hard to ensure that the Nation is strengthened beyond the grips and influence of terror groups like Boko Haram.

Reviving The Northeast: Nigerian Army Hosts Trade Fair, Exhibition In Monguno

1 week ago /
Security 

The Nigerian Army says it is important to support the restoration of economic activities in the northeast. This informed the hosting of the 2018 Army day celebration (NADCEL) in Monguno, Borno state. 

Reviving North East: Army Hosts Trade Fair, Exhibition

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian army says it is important to support the restoration of economic activities in the northeast. This informed the hosting of the 2018 army day celebration in Monguno, Borno state, which has commenced with a trade fair and military exhibition.

Shettima Says End Of Insurgency In Sight

2 weeks ago /
Nation  Security 

Borno state governor Kashim Shettima says there are signs that the Boko Haram insurgency in the northeast will soon be over

Presidency Summons IGP Idris Over Police Personnel Protest

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

The presidency on Monday summoned the inspector-general of police, Ibrahim Idris, over the reported protest embarked on by police personnel in Maiduguri, Borno state, on Monday.  

Police Contradicts Self Over Personnel Protest In Borno!

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

The police authority has said no policeman in Borno state protested contrary to Borno state police commissioner’s plea with the c protesters in a statement released on Monday

Protesting Mobile Police Personnel Back Down

2 weeks ago /
Security 

Protesting mobile policemen who Monday morning barricaded and disrupted vehicular movement at the police headquarters gate on the Maiduguri - Kano road over unpaid special duty allowances have withdrawn, and the situation has now been brought under control.

Nigerian Army Marks 155 Years of Existence with Prayers

2 weeks ago /
Security 

Special prayers have been held nationwide for Nigerian troops as the service marks 155 years of existence.

FAO Shops For $31m For North East Humanitarian Needs

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

The United Nations Agency for food and agriculture organization says it will require about 31 million us dollars to meet the humanitarian needs of over two million internally displaced persons in the north eastern states of Nigeria.

Federal Government To Commence Disbursement Of $322 Million Abacha Loot

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Government is to begin the disbursement of the repatriated three hundred and twenty two million dollars stashed overseas by Former Head of State, General Sani Abacha.

PDP Slams Presidency Over Response To Killings

2 weeks ago /
Politics 

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says it is  shocked by the statement credited to the Presidency justifying its failure to stem the tide of killings and bloodletting in the country, particularly in the Plateau, Zamfara,  Benue, Yobe, Adamawa, Borno, Kogi, Taraba and other troubled states.

Nigeria Air Force Says Has Zero Tolerance For Rights Violations

2 weeks ago /
Nation  Security 

Nigeria's Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar says, the Airforce has zero tolerance for human rights violations. 

NDLEA Arrests 626 Drug Suspects

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

626 suspects, including 9 women were arrested by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA between January and December 2017, for drug related offences, in Borno State. 


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