Tag Archives: Borno State

Shekau-Led Boko Haram Takes Credit For Horrific Borno Farm Killings

Days after a gruesome attack was launched on farm workers in northeast Nigeria, the Boko Haram jihadist group on Tuesday claimed responsibility for the brutal massacre which death toll has risen to 76. The grim search for bodies continues after gunmen on motorbikes attacked the area outside Borno state’s capital Maiduguri on Saturday, slaughtering dozens of laborers in…

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US Warns Nigeria Of ISIS, Al-Qaeda Penetrating Northwest & Seeking Expansion Into South

The United States Government has warned that international terrorist groups, ISIS and Al-Qaeda are penetrating Northwest and looking to expand further south into the littoral areas of Nigeria. The Commander of US Special Operations Command Africa, Major General Davin Anderson, raised the alarm during a digital briefing on US efforts to combat terrorism in Africa…

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Boko Haram Killings: Buhari Condemns Terrorists, Charges Military To Extract Heavy Price

Following brutal terrorist attacks in the Northeast, President Muhammadu Buhari has said he is deeply shocked by the killing of tens of people by the Boko Haram/Islam in West Africa Province (ISWAP) in Gubio village, Borno State. According to Channels TV, President, who is still expecting a detailed briefing by the Governor, Professor Babagana Zulum on the…

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COVID-19 Patients Missing In Borno Found And Returned To Isolation Center

Two Borno State patients who were reported to be missing after testing positive to COVID-19 have been found, Channels TV reports. On Sunday, the Borno State government had announced that two patients – Abbas Kaka Hassan (a 24-year-old male) and Hauwa Mohammed (42-year-old female) are on the run after testing positive to COVID-19 at the University of…

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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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