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Boko Haram terrorists attack Borno Army base

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA—Soldiers and Boko Haram terrorists were, yesterday, involved in a gun battle in Damasak area of Borno State. The troops of 145 Brigade in Damasak, Borno State, were...

Thu Sep 13th, 2018     Read More →

Shettima’s aide assures constituents of devt if elected

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By Ndahi Marama Maiduguri—An aspirant to Borno State House of Assembly (Hawul constituency) on the platform of All Progressives Congress, APC, in 2019 general election, and the Senior...

Thu Sep 13th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking : Troops, Boko Haram terrorists in ongoing battle in Borno

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA – Reports just coming in from Borno State indicate that military troops and Boko Haram terrorists are currently engaging each other in a battle superimacy in Damasak...

Wed Sep 12th, 2018     Read More →

Direct primaries desirable but not practicable in Borno–Shettima

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Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, says it will be difficult to conduct direct primaries in the state because of its peculiar security situation. Shettima, in an interview with State House...

Wed Sep 12th, 2018     Read More →

Borno governorship: APC Chairman commends Shettima for democratic freedom

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…ays multiple aspirants great for APC, no cause for alarm BY NDAHI MARAMA, MAIDUGURI The State Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Borno, Ali Bukar Dalori has commended...

Wed Sep 12th, 2018     Read More →

Buratai relocates Army Headquarters Operational Office to Gudumbali

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By: Kingsley Omonobi Abuja – Following the new wave of attacks being launched on troop’s bases by Boko Haram in a bid to retake Nigerian territories, Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt....

Wed Sep 12th, 2018     Read More →

NAF attacks terrorists near Lake Chad, kill many

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By Kingsley Omonobi The Nigerian Air Force, NAF, stated, yesterday, that its fighter aircraft in continuation of Operation Thunder Strike 2, destroyed some Boko Haram terrorists facilities and...

Tue Sep 11th, 2018     Read More →

Invitation by UN: Nnamdi Kanu’s family laments visa refusal by Swiss Embassy

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..As 12 Igbo groups support IPOB’s sit-at-home order …Police, Army, others team up against IPOB UMUAHIA—THE family of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of...

Tue Sep 11th, 2018     Read More →

FAAC disburses N3.9trn to govts in H1’18

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•Delta, Akwa Ibom, Rivers top states •Osun, Cross River, Ekiti at bottom By Michael Eboh Total funds disbursements to the three tiers of government from the Federation Accounts...

Tue Sep 11th, 2018     Read More →

As others see us

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By Eric Teniola I WANT to share with you the conclusion in 317 page book titled, Making Africa Work. The book was authored by former President Olusegun Obasanjo and three others. The other...

Tue Sep 11th, 2018     Read More →

How Borno tops list of birth registration rates

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By Chioma Obinna The Borno State Director, National Population Commission, NPoPC, Mr. Bukar Gajiram has explained the rationale behind the State’s outstanding performance in birth...

Tue Sep 11th, 2018     Read More →

FAAC disburses N3.946trn in 6 months – NEITI

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Abuja – The Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) has disbursed N3.946 trillion in the first half of 2018 to Federal, State and Local Governments, the Nigeria Extractive Industries...

Mon Sep 10th, 2018     Read More →

How to end insecurity in the North East – Dasuki

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – The non-engagement of the teeming youth population in the North-East in business activities is responsible for the growing security concerns in the region, Vanguard...

Mon Sep 10th, 2018     Read More →

NAF destroys Boko Haram facilities in Borno

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The Operation Lafia Dole of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF), has destroyed some facilities of the Boko Haram terrorists, at Bukar Meram and Tumbun Allura on the fringes of Lake Chad in...

Mon Sep 10th, 2018     Read More →

Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers leading scorers

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Africa Cup of Nations leading goalscorers after two rounds of qualifying for 2019 finals in Cameroon: 3: Musona (ZIM), Voavy (MAD) 2: Andriamatsinoro, Andriatsima (both MAD), Bakambu (COD), Bance...

Mon Sep 10th, 2018     Read More →