Tag Archives: Borno State

Buhari Expresses Deep Shock Over the Killing of Soldiers in Borno by Boko Haram 

President Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to the killing of soldiers in Metele village, Borno State, by Boko Haram insurgents. Although the army is yet to reveal the casually figure, it is estimated that no less than 100 soldiers were killed in the attacks. Garba Shehu, senior special assistant to the president on media and publicity,…

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FG Meets With Famillies Of Leah Sharibu & Abducted Aid Workers, Assures Their Retrievement

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has assured the families of kidnapped Dapchi schoolgirl, Leah Sharibu and two abducted aid workers that the Federal Government will leave no stone unturned to secure their release. The minister gave the assurance on Friday, 12th of October, when he led a three-member Federal Government delegation to…

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Lady Kidnapper Delivers Of Her Baby While Watching Over Victim In A Hotel Room

The Borno Police Command has disclosed that one of the suspects in a kidnapping drama, Fatima Mohammed, who went to Capital School in Old GRA Maiduguri and abducted four-year-old Kashim Ali Bukar Dalori, son of the All Progressives Congress (APC) chairman in Borno State, Ali Bukar Dalori, was delivered of a baby boy while watching over the…

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Boko Haram Planning To Attack Maiduguri With Motor Bombs – Police

The Borno State Police Command has warned that islamic sect Boko Haram have plans to attack Maiduguri, Borno State, The Cable reports. The state’s assistant commissioner of police, Ahmed Bello, revealed this in a statement. He warned residents of the state to stay alert and report any suspicious persons. He said: The command, therefore, wishes to call upon Borno people and…

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UN Agency Rebuilds Destroyed Houses In Borno

The United Nations Development Programme, (UNDP) has rebuilt infrastructures that were destroyed by the Boko Haram insurgents in Ngwom village, Borno State. The UNDP under its Integrated Community Stabilization of the North East programme undertook the project which gulped over a million dollars and was executed with co-funding from the Government of Japan. Locals living…

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