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Photos: Gallant Nigerian soldiers in rescue operation, kill 14 terrorists

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The Nigerian Army said it’s gallant soldiers neutrialised 14 Boko Haram insurgents and rescued 21 hostages in Pulka village in Gwoza Local Government area of Borno. Photos: Gallant Nigerian...

Fri Sep 7th, 2018     Read More →

Honestly, I am worried on the sudden resurgence of Boko Haram – Ndume

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Maiduguri – A member of the Senate, Alhaji Ali Ndume, has expressed concern over escalation of Boko Haram attacks on Nigerian troops and locals in the North east. Ndume, who represents Borno...

Fri Sep 7th, 2018     Read More →

Army kills 14 terrorists, rescue 21 hostages

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Maiduguri – The Nigerian Army said it had nutrialised 14 Boko Haram insurgents and rescued 21 hostages in Pulka village in Gwoza Local Government area of Borno. Army deploys troops to Benue,...

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Army kills insurgents, recovers 147 stolen livestock in Borno

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Maiduguri – The Nigerian Army on Thursday said it killed many ‘Boko-Haram’ insurgents and recovered 147 livestock in two separate operations in Jentilo and Gesada villages of...

Thu Sep 6th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Boko Haram terrorists hijack bus, kill two, abduct 25 in Borno

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Two people were killed and 25 others kidnapped in a Boko Haram ambush on a civilian convoy in Borno, security sources and a local resident said on Thursday. Boko Haram Terrorists The attack on...

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Air Force launches Operation Thunder Strike 2 against Boko Haram

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..Kill many insurgents in Borno By Joseph Erunke ABUJA-THE Nigerian Air Force,NAF,said it has killed many Boko Haram territories in Borno State just as the insurgents’ structural hideouts...

Thu Sep 6th, 2018     Read More →

Why suicide bombing has reduced in IDPs camps —Police

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By Ndahi Marama Maiduguri—Borno State Police Command said, yesterday, that Islamic State of West African Province, ISWAP, a faction of ISIS, had spies operating from Internally Displaced...

Thu Sep 6th, 2018     Read More →

APC: States insist on indirect primaries

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By Dayo Johnson, Clifford Ndujihe, Ndahi Marama, Daud Olatunji, Marie-Therese Nanlong & Chinonso Alozie INSPITE of National Executive Committee, NEC’s adoption of direct primaries for...

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Boko Haram abducts women in Borno

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Some women were abducted along Pulka Road in Gwoza Local Government Area of Borno State on Tuesday. Boko Haram The victims were on their way to a neighbouring local government, when the insurgents...

Thu Sep 6th, 2018     Read More →

Highlights of 2018 NBA Conference

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By Onozure Dania How can institutions be strengthened to support democracy and social justice? This was the thrust of discussions at the 58th Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar...

Thu Sep 6th, 2018     Read More →

Governance in times of resurgence

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By Gambo Dori ONCE more the nation is at the crossroads where various forms of selections are being undertaken in all the political parties to bring forth candidates who would slug it out to...

Thu Sep 6th, 2018     Read More →

APC: Plateau adopts indirect primaries, direct in Kano

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By Marie-Theresa Nanlong, Ndahi Marama & Abdulmumin Murtala Against the decision of the National Working Committee, NWC, of All Progressives Congress, APC, that approved direct primaries ahead...

Thu Sep 6th, 2018     Read More →

N45m, N12m presidential nomination forms by APC, PDP

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It does not mean that they cannot afford it. Some, who said they can’t afford meant that they can’t just pay N55m, for a nomination form, because it is not a justified spending. It is...

Wed Sep 5th, 2018     Read More →

Cholera kills 14 in Maiduguri

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Cholera has killed 14 people with almost 400 hospitalised in the past week in Nigeria’s northeastern city of Maiduguri, the Borno state health commissioner said on Wednesday. “As of...

Wed Sep 5th, 2018     Read More →

Borno pays retirees N1 billion gratuity

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BY NDAHI MARAMA, Maiduguri Borno State government has commenced the payment of about five years gratuities it owes its retirees. Gov Kashim Shettima of Borno State. The government has allocated...

Wed Sep 5th, 2018     Read More →