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I’m ‘extremely saddened’ by death of General Zirkusu, others – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the deaths of Brigadier General Dzarma Zirkusu and other soldiers killed during an attack by terrorists of...

NAF jet reportedly kills 20 fishermen in Borno

AT least 20 fishermen were killed accidentally in a Nigerian military strike on a jihadist camp in northeast Nigeria, two security sources and locals...

Zulum orders probe as task force clash with church members in...

  Borno State Governor, Babagana Zulum, has ordered investigation into the violent clash between a joint security task force operating with Borno Geographical Information System...

350,000 killed by insurgents in North-East — UN

Northeast Nigeria's conflict with Islamist insurgencies had killed nearly 350,000 people as of the end of 2020, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) said...

Insurgency: Farming activities to resume in Borno, Government hints

After several years of devastation of farmlands and activities in Borno, the state has hinted it is set to go back to the fields. This...

‘ISWAP’ attacks ‘Boko Haram’ in Sambisa

  The Islamic State of West African Province (ISWAP) has reportedly launched an attack on fellow terror group, Boko Haram in Sambisa, Borno State. ISWAP split...

Two Chibok girls graduate from US varsity seven years after abduction

Seven years after their abduction by Boko Haram terrorists in 2014, two former students of the Government Girls Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State have...

Buhari needs to know the truth, security situation pathetic – Zulum

Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State has said the North-East region need support in its efforts to decimate insurgency. Zulum disclosed this in an interview...

Friendly fire: NAF jet ‘accidentally’ bombs military truck in Borno, kills...

  A fighter jet belonging to the Nigerian Air Force has reportedly fired a bomb on the ground troops, killing unspecified number of soldiers in...

Borno: UN suspends operations in Dikwa, Damasak after Boko Haram attacks

  The United Nations has suspended humanitarian operations in Dikwa and Damasak both in Northeast region of Nigeria. This follows a series of attacks launched on...

Covid: WHO declares new strain ‘Omicron’ variant of concern

The World Health Organisation today assigned the Greek letter Omicron to a newly identified Covid variant in South Africa. The U.N. health agency recognized the...
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