Latest Stories in Borno

 

How unsafe schools reverse educational gains, development

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Education has increasingly come under attacks in the last one decade since insurgency gained momentum in Nigeria. The propensity of attacks launched on schools, especially in the last five years,...

Thu Feb 25th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria on brink of collapse, Catholic bishops warn

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• Zulum confirms 10 deaths in Maiduguri attack • Clerics asks Buhari to provide leadership now Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) has warned that the country is on...

Thu Feb 25th, 2021     Read More →

When leaders play the ethnic cards

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Bala Mohammed Events across the country in the recent times especially, the increase in the numbers of mobile terrorists masquerading as herders in dispensing their nefarious operation have shown...

Thu Feb 25th, 2021     Read More →

Reps urge FG to lift embargo on employment into Civil Service

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The House of Representatives has urged the Federal Government to lift the embarg on employment into Federal Ministries, Departments and Agencies. This followed the adoption of a motion by Rep....

Wed Feb 24th, 2021     Read More →

Troops raid terrorists’ hideouts, eliminate 5 in Borno

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Troops of Operation Fire Ball have eliminated five Boko Haram (BHT)/ISWAP terrorists and recovered a cache of arms and ammunition as well as bags of assorted grains in recent attacks on their...

Wed Feb 24th, 2021     Read More →

Gunmen kill three, kidnap nine women in Katsina

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Troops beat ultimatum, liberate Marte from B’Haram Gunmen have killed three persons, abducted nine women and injured many others in Sabuwa Council of Katsina State. The bandits, who...

Wed Feb 24th, 2021     Read More →

How ammunition proliferation fuels insecurity in Nigeria

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Nigerian government can be very touchy when it comes to the performance of the country’s economy. In its effort to project an image of Nigeria as the leading heavyweight on the continent,...

Wed Feb 24th, 2021     Read More →

Kagara abduction, pointer to lessons not learnt

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It’s a pity that the #BringBackOurBoys has suddenly died down. It’s a pity that yet another group of schoolboys has been abducted. And it’s a pity that we don’t actually...

Tue Feb 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Boko Haram kills ISWAP fighters

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Boko Haram terrorists have killed Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) fighters in Sunawa village, a border area with the Niger Republic, according to Al Thabat, an al-Qaida-affiliated media...

Tue Feb 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Prices of grains rise in Yobe

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Prices of grains have increased at Potiskum Grains Market in Yobe, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. A NAN correspondent, who went round the market on Monday, observed the increase in the...

Mon Feb 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Terrorists kill six, kidnap 19 in Katsina, Kaduna

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Gunmen, Saturday night, shot one person dead, and wounded several others at Maikada community, in Safana Council of Katsina State. The gunmen, who reportedly stormed the village in their numbers,...

Mon Feb 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Taraba stakeholders seek discovery of Lassa fever vaccine

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Inability of world leaders to come up with vaccines to eradicate Lassa fever in Africa 52 years after its outbreak has become a source of concern to stakeholders in Taraba State. A forum organised...

Mon Feb 22nd, 2021     Read More →

TCN, Borno Government to restore power supply in Maiduguri and environs

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Electric poleThe Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) with the support of Borno State Government have mobilised to ensure quick restoration of electricity supply to Maiduguri and...

Sun Feb 21st, 2021     Read More →

Automation of number plates, licence issuance knock-off middlemen — Official

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FRSC Officers PHOTO:TwitterSome residents of North East say the automation of process of obtaining Drivers’ Licence and Vehicle Number Plates has helped in sanitising the system and...

Sun Feb 21st, 2021     Read More →

645 new infections, 18 deaths in one day in Nigeria

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A building of the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) is pictured, amid the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Lagos, Nigeria May 7, 2020. Picture taken May 7, 2020....

Sun Feb 21st, 2021     Read More →