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Video: No Biafra, Igbo man tells Kashim Shettima

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Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno state met with an Igbo man, owner of a filling station in Borno. The Igbo man in this video said (Ba magana Biafra) no to Biafra, saying that ‘now that I...

Sat Sep 16th, 2017     Read More →

UNICEF urges Boko Haram to stop using children as suicide bombers

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The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has called on Boko Haram sect to stop the recruitment and use of children as suicide bombers in the North-East. UNICEF also called on all parties...

Sat Sep 16th, 2017     Read More →

NOA sues for peace in Borno

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The National Orientation Agency (NOA) in Borno, has called on people of the state to eschew acts capable of disrupting the peaceful co-existence in the country. Mr Danladi Emmanuel, NOA’s...

Sat Sep 16th, 2017     Read More →

‘We must support President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration’

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Maiduguri – The National Orientation Agency (NOA) in Borno, has called on people of the state to eschew acts capable of disrupting the peaceful co-existence in the country.President...

Sat Sep 16th, 2017     Read More →

You bathed in the blood of Biafrans by Fani-Kayode

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THE HOMICIDAL RYTHM OF THE PYTHON DANCE On the 15th September 2016, one year ago today, I wrote the following. “You bathed in the blood of Biafrans, you crushed their bones and stripped away...

Sat Sep 16th, 2017     Read More →

ANAMBRA: How Change became a bone in the throat of APC

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The others were Dr. Tony Nwoye, a former president of the National Association of Nigerian Students, NANS, a medical doctor and incumbent member of the House of Representatives. Another powerful...

Sat Sep 16th, 2017     Read More →

Borno SEMA takes delivery of relief items to victims of 32 communities ransacked by Boko-Haram

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Borno State Emergency Management Agency, SEMA, has on Wednesday took delivery of assorted food and relief items to thousands of Internally Displaced Persons from 32 communities and local...

Fri Sep 15th, 2017     Read More →

Borno, Yobe, Adamawa hospitals receive ultra-modern medical equipment from MTN

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MTN Foundation has received glowing accolades from Governors of Borno, Adamawa and Yobe states for donating ultra-modern medical emergency equipment through its Emergency Ward Intervention...

Thu Sep 14th, 2017     Read More →

No IDP’s in Chibok – Chairman

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The Chairman of Chibok Local Government Area (LGA), Mr Yaga Yarakawa, said there were no Internally Displaced Persons (IDP’s) in Chibok, saying all those affected by the attacks resided in...

Thu Sep 14th, 2017     Read More →

BREAKING: 37 dead including Iranians in twin Iraq attack: new toll

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At least 37 people including Iranians were killed on Thursday in twin gun and car bomb attacks in southern Iraq, according to a new toll. Another 87 people were wounded in the attacks near...

Thu Sep 14th, 2017     Read More →

Restructuring: APC not working at cross-purposes with NASS, Northern Govs – Panel

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.Releases Thematic Areas, Calls for Memos By Omeiza Ajayi & Stephanie Afer ABUJA: The committee set up by the ruling All Progressives Congress APC to articulate its position on the vexed...

Thu Sep 14th, 2017     Read More →

Don’t cancel APC’s transparent primary, Nwobodo warns

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor Former Governor Jim Nwobodo of Enugu State has warned the leadership of the All Progressives Congress, APC not to contemplate cancelling what he yesterday...

Thu Sep 14th, 2017     Read More →

Parents, students bemoan Borno govt’s inability to pay WAEC/NECO fees

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By Ndahi Marama MAIDUGURI—Parents of students and candidates of public secondary schools in Borno State are now in a dilemma as West African Examination Council, WAEC, and National...

Thu Sep 14th, 2017     Read More →

Boko Haram commander, others surrender to police in Borno

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Maiduguri – The Police in Borno on Wednesday said a top Boko Haram commander together with other members of the group had surrendered to the command in the state. This screengrab taken on...

Wed Sep 13th, 2017     Read More →

…pursue your cause within the confines of the law, ACF tells IPOB, others

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Ben Agande n Kaduna – The Arewa consultative Forum has called for calm as it commended the governor of Asia state, Okezie Ikpeazu for imposing a dusk to dawn curfew in the state following...

Wed Sep 13th, 2017     Read More →