Tag Archives: Maiduguri

Army Claims Boko Haram Didn’t Attack Maiduguri, Residents Say Otherwise

Following reports that Boko Haram jihadists attacked a key city in Borno on Sunday evening, the Nigerian Military have debunked such claims. According to a report by AFP, residents claimed that the jihadists invaded Jiddari Polo, an area on the outskirts of the capital of north eastern Borno state, Maiduguri, at around 6:30 pm, shooting guns…

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Many Feared Dead At Mosque Bomb Blasts In Maiduguri

Two suicide bombers have attacked a mosque in Molai, at the outskirts of Maiduguri, the capital of Borno State, leaving scores dead. According to reports by THEWILL, the attacks occurred around 6.30pm on Thursday. The Borno State Commissioner of Police, Mr. AderemiOpadokun has confirmed that fourteen people were killed in what he described as a twin suicide…

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Calm Returns To Maiduguri, As Civilian-JTF Kill Hundreds Of Boko Haram Members In Battle

According to Premium Times, calm has returned to Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, after hours of shelling, bombardments and shooting between soldiers and Boko Haram insurgents. It is gathered that through the combined force of soldiers and operatives of the local vigilante, called Civilian-JTF, hundreds of Boko Haram members were killed and a cache of…

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Police Alert: Another Bomb Blast Rips Through Kano This Morning

The blasts are becoming overwhelming… Reports about another bomb blast recorded in Kano State just this morning is making the rounds. The Nigeria Police alerted the public about this on social media platform, twitter. The bombing took place at the NNPC mega station, Hotoro quarters along Maiduguri road, Kano. The Police have advised citizens to…

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Hot Topics Of The Week!

We deliver the most recent information on top stories in politics, sports, current affairs, foreign news and more in this column.A Malaysian Airlines jetliner mysteriously went missing on Saturday, with 239 people aboard Nigeria’s President, Goodluck Jonathan, on Monday performed the ground breaking ceremony of the Second Niger Bridge, 50 years after the first bridge…

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