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Military sustains air onslaught against terrorists, hits hideouts in Borno

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Coordinator of Defence Media Operations, Major-General John Enenche. PHOTO: DHQ The Defence Headquarters says the Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole has eliminated several terrorists while...

Mon Sep 28th, 2020     Read More →

Historic perspective on the pardon of Alli and Enahoro

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The presidential pardon granted by President Muhammadu Buhari, to former Nationalist and Minister, Anthony Eromosele Enahoro (1923-2010) and also to Professor Ambrose Folorunsho Alli (1929-1989),...

Mon Sep 28th, 2020     Read More →

Scores of terrorists killed in massive airstrikes on hideouts in Borno – DHQ

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The Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole under subsidiary ‘Operation Hail Storm 2’, has eliminated scores of terrorists in massive airstrikes on their camps in Borno. The...

Sun Sep 27th, 2020     Read More →

Umar-Farouq… A facelift for humanitarian intervention

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Transparency Watch recently adjudged the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar-Farouq, the Best Minister in 12 months of President Muhammadu...

Sun Sep 27th, 2020     Read More →

ISWAP terrorists kill 30, policemen, others in Borno

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Suspected terrorists of Islamic State of West African Province (ISWAP) have killed 11 policemen, six soldiers and four civilian members of JTF along Monguno/Baga road in Borno State. The 17...

Sun Sep 27th, 2020     Read More →

Ortom condemns attack on Zulum’s convoy

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Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue, on Saturday, condemned the attack on the convoy of his Borno counterpart, Prof. Babagana Zulum, resulting in the death of scores of people, with others sustaining...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

Police confirm attack on Borno officials by insurgents, say 11 killed,13 injured

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The Police in Borno on Saturday confirmed the death of eight policemen and three members of the Civilian Joint Task Force in an attack on the convoy of officials of Borno government. The Police...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

CACOVID refutes Omoregie’s claims to palliatives donated to Oredo

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Private Sectors Coalition Against COVID-19 CACOVID) has reacted to a report by the Independent Television, Benin, Edo state, which showed Dr Omoregie Ogbeide Ihama, the member representing Oredo...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

Boko Haram convoy attack death toll rises to 30

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The death toll from a jihadist attack on the convoy of the regional governor in northeast Nigeria has risen to 30, security sources said Saturday. Two sources told AFP fatalities from the attack...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

Borno: NAF destroys terrorists’ camps, kills dozens of insurgents

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The Nigerian Air Task Force (ATF) codenamed Operation Hail Storm II has destroyed terrorists’ camps, killing dozens of insurgents in Borno. The aerial bombardment of terrorist’s...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

Jihadist ambush on Nigeria state governor's convoy kills 15: sources

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Jihadist fighters linked to the Islamic State group on Friday killed 15 security personnel in an ambush on the convoy of the regional governor in restive northeast Nigeria, three security...

Fri Sep 25th, 2020     Read More →

Military airstrikes hit terrorists’ targets, kill scores in Lake Chad, Sambisa forest

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The Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole has hit Boko Haram/Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists’ hideouts and killed several fighters in the Lake Chad and Sambisa...

Fri Sep 25th, 2020     Read More →

Zulum wins Zik prize for leadership

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Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State has won the 2019 Zik prize for leadership. Announcing the prize, on behalf of an advisory board of Public Policy Research and Analysis Centre (PPRAC), led by...

Fri Sep 25th, 2020     Read More →

Flood: Kebbi SEMA establishes IDP camps

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Alhaji Sani Dododo, the Chairman, Kebbi State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) on Thursday said government had established Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps across the state as a result...

Thu Sep 24th, 2020     Read More →

Boko Haram Commander, family surrender to troops in Borno

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Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche Photo: twitter The Defence Headquarters says a high profile Boko Haram Commander has surrendered to Nigerian troops during clearance operations in...

Thu Sep 24th, 2020     Read More →

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