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Military eliminates 57 terrorists, top commanders in 2 weeks

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By SUMAILA OGBAJE ABUJA- Troops Operation Hadin Kai (OPHK) have eliminated more than 57 terrorists in different operations conducted from  Aug. 11 to  25 in...

44-year-old man arrested for raping 92-year-old woman in Borno

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By HAMZA SULEIMAN Police in Borno have arrested a 44-year-old man, Zakariya Ya’u, for allegedly raping a 92-year-old woman. Commissioner of Police, Mr Abdu Umar, told...

ISWAP Allegedly Overrun Military Base In Borno

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A military base located at Gamboru-Ngala in Borno State was overrun by members of the Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP), on Sunday...

Nigerian Defense Headquarters Reveals Number Of Terrorists Who Surrendered In Borno...

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The Defence Headquarters has revealed that as many as 965 terrorists alongside their families and 550 children laid down their weapons and surrendered to...

Borno Fire Service saves 560 lives, N12.2bn properties

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The Borno Fire Service says it saved 560 lives and N12.2 billion properties from 272 fire incidents and 26 rescue missions in 2021. The Operational...

Boko Haram: Schools, market at Damasak in Borno reopened after 7...

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There was celebration’s galore for thousands of people of Damasak in northern Borno when the 5 Brigade Nigerian Army hosted the West African Social...

Wife of Borno Governor presents Xmas gifts to Christian widows, less...

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The wife of Borno Governor, Hajiya Falmata Umara-Zulum, on Friday donated food items to Christian widows and vulnerable persons in Maiduguri. Distributing the items, Mrs...

Boko Haram kills 2 MOPOL in Damboa attack

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Boko Haram insurgents have killed two mobile policemen in a fresh attack on Damboa town in Borno State. According to sources in the humanitarian community,...

Medical NGO treats 10,717 Borno children with malaria in 6 months–official

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The Paediatric hospital of the international medical NGO, Medicin Sans Frontieres (MSF), in Gwange ward of Maiduguri metropolis, has treated 10,717 children patients of...

3 INEC officials, four others die in Borno, Ogun accidents

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has confirmed the death of three of its staff in a road accident in Borno. The INEC National Commissioner...

Scores feared dead as Boko Haram recaptures Borno LGA headquarters

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Suspected members of Boko Haram on Tuesday evening invaded Damasak, the headquarters of Mobbar local government area of troubled Borno state and wreaked havoc...

Police, soldiers repel attack on Borno commissioners’ convoy, kill 7 Boko...

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•Police Special Force MAIDUGURI - At least seven Boko Haram insurgents were killed when Nigerian troops, comprising soldiers and police operatives repelled a terrorists attack...

Missing aircraft: Chief of Air Staff visits Borno, calls for calm

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The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Oladayo Amao, on Thursday visited Borno State after a Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Alpha-Jet went missing in...

Soldiers protest poor equipment, unpaid allowances in Borno

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Soldiers of an unidentified battalion in Operation Lafiya Dole have protested their posting to a location in the Theatre of Operation. The aggrieved soldiers, according...

Zulum: North-South power rotation is a covenant

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Borno State Governor Babagana Zulum has said it is the turn of the South to produce the President in 2023. Zulum spoke at the golden...

Banditry: Security experts want service chiefs to relocate to Borno, Benue,...

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Disturbed by the spate of killings and kidnapping, security experts have urged the service chiefs to permanently relocate to Borno, Plateau, Niger and Benue...

Troops kill 30 Boko Haram insurgents, rescue 60 elderly women, children

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No fewer than 30 Boko Haram insurgents have been killed by troops of Operation Lafiya Dole around Gamboru axis in Borno State in a...

Senate asks Fed Govt to return IDPs in Benin Republic

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The Senate yesterday advised the Federal Government to bring back the people of Yewa in Ogun State who sought refuge in Republic of Benin...

Deradicalised terrorists rejoin Boko Haram after spying on communities, says Zulum

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The Governor of Borno State, Babagana Zulum, has said the concept of deradicalisation of Boko Haram terrorists otherwise known as Safe Corridor is not...

Boko Haram Insurgents Slaughters 5 IDPs In Borno

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Five Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) were reportedly slaughtered to death by members of Boko Haram Insurgents in Damboa Local Government Area of Borno state. It...