Tag Archives: Borno

18 Killed In Borno Multiple Attacks

Mr Victor Isuku, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), confirmed the attack in a statement issued in Maiduguri. Isuku said that the incident occurred at about 18:13p.m. when four suicide bombers detonated Improvised Explosives Devices (IEDs) strapped to their bodies. He disclosed that first explosion hit a congregation at a prayer ground while other explosives…

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3 Suicide BOMBERS Dead, 3 Others Injured In UNIMAID Attack

Three suicide bombers have died in Borno state following a failed attack on the University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID). Three security officers at the university were also injured in the attack which occurred on Thursday, May 18. This was disclosed by police spokesman in Borno, DSP Victor Isuku via a statement on Friday, May 19. “At about 2350hrs, three male…

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Suicide Bomb Attack Leaves 7 Dead, 6 Injured in Borno

The Borno Police Command on Friday confirmed the killing of seven persons after two suspected female suicide bombers attacked Mandarari ward in Konduga Local Government Area of Borno. Murtala Ibrahim of the Borno Police Command Public Relations Unit, confirmed the incident in statement he issued in Maiduguri. Ibrahim said that the attack took place on Thursday.…

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This Is A Wicked War! – TY Bello Shares Her Encounter With Soldiers Battling Boko Haram Terrorists, Children Affected

  You’ve got to appreciate an artiste that can invoke deep thoughts through her work with little or no effort. One of such gifted people is the very talented photographer – TY Bello. Asides taking pictures that made our hearts melt, her ability to narrate the not so happy aspects of living deserve to be…

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Former Petroleum Minister, Shettima Ali Monguno Dies At 95

One of Nigeria’s foremost elder statesman, and former minister of Mines and Petroleum in the First Republic, Alhaji Shettima Ali Monguno, has died at the age of 95. He passed away on Friday evening at his Government Reservation Area (GRA) residence in Maiduguri, Borno State capital. Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, officially announced the demise…

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Nigeria Air Force Strikes At Boko Haram Location In Northern Borno

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says the Air Component of Operation Lafiya Dole has carried out air strikes on a Boko Haram location in Northern Borno. A statement signed by its Director of Public Relations and Information, Group Capt. Ayodele Famuyiwa and made available to newsmen in Abuja on Friday, said the strikes represented another…

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