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Bring to justice those responsible for Borno’s attack – UN secretary

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UN Secretary-General António Guterres has condemned the series of Boko Haram terrorists attack in Borno in which many people were killed and dozens injured. H e said that those responsible...

Wed Aug 16th, 2017     Read More →

16 dead, 82 wounded in Borno suicide bomb attack

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The Police in Borno said 16 persons were killed and 82 others wounded in a suicide bomb attack in Konduga Local Government Area of the state. The commissioner, Mr Damian Chukwu, confirmed the...

Wed Aug 16th, 2017     Read More →

Army inaugurates human rights desk for North-East operations

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Maiduguri—The Nigerian Army, yesterday, inaugurated a human rights desk to bolster its military engagements in the North-East. Maj.-Gen. Nuhu Angbazo, the Head of Civil-Military Relations,...

Wed Aug 16th, 2017     Read More →

The Salt of the Earth (2)

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By Obadiah Mailafia IN Matthew 5:13 we read: “Ye are the salt of the earth: but if the salt have lost his savour, wherewith shall it be salted? It is thenceforth good for nothing, but to be...

Tue Aug 15th, 2017     Read More →

Worrisome resurgence in attacks by Boko Haram

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Nigerians were already acclaiming the decimation of Boko Haram Islamist insurgency as a major accomplishment of the President Muhammadu Buhari government after two years in power when, suddenly,...

Mon Aug 14th, 2017     Read More →

UN resumes humanitarian operations in Borno after military raid

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…As Shettima visits affected UN property, holds joint briefing Maiduguri—The United Nations has fully resumed its humanitarian operations in Borno State after last Friday’s...

Mon Aug 14th, 2017     Read More →

Boko Haram kills four, torches homes in Borno village

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Boko Haram gunmen have killed four people and torched homes in a nighttime raid on a village in restive northeastern Nigeria, local sources said Sunday. The militants stormed Amarwa village, while...

Sun Aug 13th, 2017     Read More →

Boko Haram: Open letter to Borno people

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I have deliberately quoted the above verse from the Quran, the Holy Book of Islam since the majority of Borno People are Muslims without ignoring the fact that there are other communities and...

Sun Aug 13th, 2017     Read More →

Boko Haram insurgents kill 2 farm workers in Borno

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Maiduguri – Two tractor drivers were killed by Boko Haram insurgents in Jere Local Government Area of Borno, Alhaji Muhammad Dilli, the state Commissioner of Agriculture, said. Dilli told...

Sun Aug 13th, 2017     Read More →

Valley of dry bones(2) – Muoka Lazarus

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Ezekiel 37: 4 says, “Again he said unto me, Prophesy upon these bones, and say unto them, O ye dry bones, hear the word of the LORD” Prophet Ezekiel was asked by God to declare to his...

Sun Aug 13th, 2017     Read More →

Video: Abacha, Diezani, Judiciary, others exposed in high-profile corruption – SERAP

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Video by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, exposes ex-Head of state, General Sani Abacha, Former Petroleum Minister, Diezani Alison Madueke, the judiciary and other high...

Sun Aug 13th, 2017     Read More →

Nigerian Military rescues 300,000 hostages in two Years

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The Nigerian troops have rescued about 300,000 hostages after recapturing territories occupied by Boko Haram Terrorist in the North-East. People displaced from their homes and communities,...

Sun Aug 13th, 2017     Read More →

Low Exclusive Breastfeeding Is Dangerous To IDPs’ Infants — UNICEF

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The UNICEF Chief Field Officer in Borno State, Geoffrey Ijumba, has said that exclusive breastfeeding among mothers in the Northeast is suffering a discount, especially among those in Internally...

Sun Aug 13th, 2017     Read More →

Refresher training organised for Lg Supervisors on Quality Assessment

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To ensure qualitative assessment of healthcare delivery services, the Borno State Primary Healthcare Development Agency, SPHCDA, under the leadership of the Executive Director, Dr. Sule Meleh, has...

Sun Aug 13th, 2017     Read More →

UN says Nigeria relations ‘intact’ after unauthorised raid

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A UN humanitarian official said Saturday that relations with Nigeria remain “intact” following an unauthorised raid by Nigerian troops at a UN base in the country’s conflict-torn...

Sat Aug 12th, 2017     Read More →