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NAF destroys insurgents’ IEDs facility in Borno

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The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says it has successfully destroyed an insurgents’ facility for manufacturing of Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) in Borno. The Director of Public Relations...

Wed Nov 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Buhari approves new measures to check terrorist activities

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President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the request of the Minister of Defence, Brig-Gen. Mansur Dan Ali (rtd) for the stationing of a full battalion of Special Forces in Zamfara to check...

Wed Nov 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Mubi killings: We ‘ll secure state from Boko Haram menace – Buhari 

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has assured the people of Borno State that his government will do everything to protect them from the deadly Boko Haram attacks....

Tue Nov 21st, 2017     Read More →

Mubi killings: We ‘ll secure state from Boko Haram menace – Buhari

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has assured the people of Borno State that his government will do everything to protect them from the deadly Boko Haram attacks....

Tue Nov 21st, 2017     Read More →

Mubi suicide blast biggest attack in Adamawa

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At least 50 people were killed on Tuesday when a suicide bomber blew himself up in a mosque in northeast Nigeria, police said, in an attack blamed on Boko Haram jihadists. The blast happened...

Tue Nov 21st, 2017     Read More →

Breaking: Bomb blast kills many in Adamawa

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There has been a report of bomb blast in Mubi in Adamawa states with many casualties recorded. According to report by Hassan Shallpella he said ‘bomb blast in Mubi town, Adamawa state...

Tue Nov 21st, 2017     Read More →

Boko Haram insurgents behead six in Borno

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Jere (Borno) – The Islamic Boko Haram group has beheaded six farmers at Dimge plantation in the Mafa Local Government Area of Borno.A picture taken in Maiduguri, Borno State in northcentral...

Mon Nov 20th, 2017     Read More →

UPDATE: Borno police confirm multiple suicide bombings in Maiduguri

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BY NDAHI MARAMA, MAIDUGURI The Borno State Police Command has on Saturday confirmed deadly suicide attacks at the outskirt of Maiduguri metropolis, which it said, two suicide bombers and a teenage...

Sat Nov 18th, 2017     Read More →

Needless deaths from snake bites – By Rose Moses

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Nothing can be more traumatic than watching, helplessly, a patient die from a situation that requires just a shot/dose of well known and ought-to-be available vaccine, injections, or oral...

Sat Nov 18th, 2017     Read More →

Breaking: Suicide bomber kills teenager at Giwa Barracks in Maiduguri

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BY NDAHI MARAMA, MAIDUGURI A lone suicide Bomber has detonated an Improvised Explosive Devices, IED opposite Gate/ entrance of Giwa Military Barracks, killing a teenage boy. Giwa Barracks is an...

Sat Nov 18th, 2017     Read More →

Adamawa govt. pays N20m counterpart fund to scale up FADAMA project

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The Adamawa Government has paid N20 million counterpart fund for the implementation of the FADAMA III Second Additional Financing (AFII) programme to fast-track efforts to restore people’s...

Fri Nov 17th, 2017     Read More →

Prices of kerosene, diesel increase in October–NBS

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The National Bureau of aStatistics has said that Average price per litre paid by consumers for National Household Kerosene increased by N9 or 3.39 percent to N273.44 in October 2017 from N264.48...

Fri Nov 17th, 2017     Read More →

BVN: UNHCR, AUN train 11,652 IDPs

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By Ndahi Marama Maiduguri—The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, UNHCR, has, in partnership with American University of Nigeria, AUN, trained about 11,652 people, mostly returnee...

Fri Nov 17th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari vows to press on with anti-graft war

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor & Johnbosco ABUJA—Amid an outpouring of commendations on his strides in office, President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, vowed to press ahead with the...

Fri Nov 17th, 2017     Read More →

Facts have deserted Bola Tinubu faster than Usain Bolt – Jonathan

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The former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan has replied the National leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, party, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, who had, during his address at the presentation...

Thu Nov 16th, 2017     Read More →