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Nigerian Army dismisses three soldiers, hands them over to the police

The Nigerian Army on Sunday says it has dismissed three soldiers arrested among a kidnapping gang in the outskirts of Maiduguri. Maj.-Gen. Olusegun Adeniyi, the...

It’s calm and peaceful at the moment – Nigerian Army refutes...

The Nigerian Army has denied reports that Maiduguri, the Borno state capital, is under attack. In a statement released this morning...

PMB jets out to UK on 10-day private visit

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Thursday travel to the United Kingdom, UK. A statement by Buhari’s Media Aide, Femi Adesina...

Explosions rock Maiduguri few hours before opening of polls

A series of explosions were heard in the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri on Saturday, just hours before the opening of polls in presidential and parliamentary elections.

Daily Trust Invasion: Army yet to release regional Editor

The Daily Trust’s regional editor, Othman Abubakar, has not been released by the Nigerian Army after he was arrested in Maiduguri, According to reports. Daily...

Nigerian Army speaks on why it invaded Daily Trust offices

The Nigerian Army on Sunday night said it invaded the Daily Trust offices in Abuja and Maiduguri, Borno State, to invite workers of the media company...

Editor, reporter arrested as soldiers invade Daily Trust offices

Soldiers on Sunday invaded the head office of Daily Trust newspaper in Abuja and its regional offices in Maiduguri, Borno state capital, and Lagos.

Residents protest 24-hour power supply in Borno

Residents of Maiduguri, Borno state capital, have complained about the 24-hour electricity supply provided by Yola Electricity Distribution Company (YEDC).

FG summons IGP to Aso Rock over police protest

Word out is that the inspector-general of police, Ibrahim Idris, was on Monday summoned to the presidential villa in Abuja on Monday.

Suicide bomber kills five JTF members in Borno

A Boko Haram suicide bomber on Tuesday, attacked a checkpoint in troubled Borno State, killing five members of youth vigilance group. The suicide attack also...

Boko Haram attacks again, kills 15, injures 55 near Maiduguri

Not less than 15 persons are feared dead and 55 others injured in an attack by Boko Haram insurgents at Bale Galtimari village in Jere local government area of Borno.

If level of education in north-east matched south-west’s, there’ll be no...

Olusegun Obasanjo, former President, says there will be no Boko Haram if the level of education in the north-east matched what is obtainable in...

OAP Toolz visits Bakassi IDP camp in Maiduguri

Even though the state is currently on fire, and a dreadful place to visit due to the unpredictable activities of the terror group Boko Haram in the city, On-air personality, Toolz Oniru-Demuren...

Nigeria Customs Service addresses nationwide recruitment exercise

Area Controller of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) for Borno and Yobe States, Joshua Angbalaga, has cleared the air about reports on mass recruitment...

18 dead, 29 injured as Boko Haram terrorists strike again in...

The Police in Borno on Wednesday said 18 persons were killed in multiple suicide bomb attacks at Muna Gari community of Konduga Local Government Area.

Fresh bomb blast kills 14 in Borno

Word out is that a bomb blast has occurred in Muna, Maiduguri in Borno state. According to Sun News, the explosion went off yesterday, near a security checkpoint.

16 people killed, 18 injured as multiple bomb blasts rock Borno

Word out is that 16 people have lost their lives and 18 others injured after a male and two female suicide bombers detonated an Improvised Explosive Device...

Nigerian Soldiers kill 3 Boko Haram cattle rustlers, recovers AK47s rifles...

The Nigerian Army says its troops on Sunday killed three Boko Haram cattle rustlers at Mairari village in Monguno Local Government Area of Borno.

Fresh suicide attack in Maiduguri leaves four dead, 16 wounded

A fresh suicide attack has hit Maiduguri in Borno state, leaving four people dead and at least 16 others wounded including four policemen.

Not Again! Fresh attack kills 27 in Maiduguri

According to reports, suspected Boko Haram suicide bombers, in a fresh attack, have killed not less than 27 people and wounded 83 in Maiduguri, Borno state.