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Gunmen kill 21 in Kaduna as Buhari visits Borno

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Eleven members of the same family were locked up and burnt in their house in Kaduna yesterday by armed bandits who invaded their Bakali Village in Fatika district of Giwa Local Government Area. It...

Thu Feb 13th, 2020     Read More →

Insurgency: Buhari pledges more decisive measures

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Kindly Share This Story:… seeks cooperation from community leaders President Muhammadu Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari says more proactive and decisive measures are to be taken by the...

Wed Feb 12th, 2020     Read More →

BREAKING: Boko haram attacks Borno again after Buhari’s sympathy visit

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Kindly Share This Story:…As Hundreds of residents of Jiddari Polo in Maiduguri Metropolis Deserts home Boko Haram fighters By NDAHI MARAMA, MAIDUGURI Hundreds of residents of Jiddari Polo...

Wed Feb 12th, 2020     Read More →

Ndume advocates engaging foreign mercenaries to finish Boko Haram

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Kindly Share This Story:Boko Haram fighters By Ibrahim Hassan Senator Ali Ndume has urged the Federal Government to engage foreign mercenaries in the fight against insurgency if that would bring...

Wed Feb 12th, 2020     Read More →

ISWAP attack kills five Nigerian security personnel

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Jihadists aligned with the Islamic State group have killed five security personnel, including two soldiers, in three separate attacks in northeast Nigeria’s Borno state, sources said...

Wed Feb 12th, 2020     Read More →

1,115 children died from acute malnutrition in Borno in 2019 – UNICEF

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The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) on Tuesday said 1,115 children have died from acute malnutrition in Borno between January and December 2019. UNICEF Nutrition Sector Coordinator, Mr...

Tue Feb 11th, 2020     Read More →

Buhari says he supports diaspora voting during elections in Nigeria

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Kindly Share This Story:—Expresses determination to defeat terrorism President Muhammadu Buhari By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia has...

Tue Feb 11th, 2020     Read More →

Ondo schoolgirl who turned ATM gallery light to reading lamp gets help

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Each week, there seems to be a new revelation that hugs the spotlight on social media. Just days after the Sandra Gokada motorcyclist interview went viral leading to her gift of a car and the...

Tue Feb 11th, 2020     Read More →

Boko Haram kills over 10, destroys 18 vehicles

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Suspected Boko Haram insurgents in gun trucks have attacked Auno Village in Borno State, killing over 10 people and destroying 18 vehicles. The attack on Sunday came barely three days after the...

Tue Feb 11th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria Air Force kill 'Boko Haram leaders' in Borno

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Nigeria Air Force (NAF) said it attacked the meeting point of Boko Haram leaders in Borno State on Saturday, February 8. NAF spokesman Ibikunle Daramola made the disclosure in a...

Mon Feb 10th, 2020     Read More →

Borno government reopens Maiduguri-Dikwa road, five years after closure

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The Borno government on Sunday reopened the Maiduguri-Dikwa road, five years after it was closed as a result of the Boko Haram insurgency. NAN reports that the 86km road was closed to motorists in...

Mon Feb 10th, 2020     Read More →

NAF neutralises some key insurgents’ leaders in Borno

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The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says it has neutralised some key Boko Haram Terrorists (BHTs) leaders at Alafa Yagayaga on the fringes of the Sambisa Forest in Borno. Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola,...

Mon Feb 10th, 2020     Read More →

Investments in agric to boost peace in Nigeria, others, says FAO

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Assistant Director-General and Regional Representative for Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) in Africa, Abebe Haile Gabriel, has said investments in food security and resilience could lead...

Mon Feb 10th, 2020     Read More →

Army in control of Maiduguri-Damaturu road ― Col Sagir

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Kindly Share This Story:**Says Boko Haram never blocked any part on Friday By Kingsley Omonobi The Nigerian Army has allayed fears of motorists plying the Maiduguri-Damaturu road over false...

Sat Feb 8th, 2020     Read More →

Frustrations of cancer patient in Nigeria

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Being a patient of any ailment in Nigeria is challenging because of the less than adequate health services. It is even more challenging and particularly frustrating for patients of cancer...

Sat Feb 8th, 2020     Read More →