Borno State government has announced that more than 35,000 Boko Haram insurgents and their families have surrendered. Special adviser to the governor on security matters, Brigadier General AS Ishaq (rtd), confirmed this during a stakeholders’ dialogue on the reintegration of
Senator representing Borno South, Ali Ndume has raised an alarm of Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists regrouping in the Lake Chad axis. The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Army made the claim on Sunday November 14, while
An attack on a military base in Tamsukawu, a village in Kaga local government of Borno state was repelled by troops on Monday afternoon November 8. The attack is suspected to have been carried out by terrorists belonging to Islamic
Governor Babagana Zulum on Thursday November 4, paid an impromptu visits to some Government healthcare centres, during which he found some officials collecting between N8,000 and N10,000 from patients for services that are meant to be provided free of charge.
Suspected members of the Islamic State-backed faction of Boko Haram, the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), formerly known as Jam?’at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da’wah wa’l-Jih?d have reportedly distributed Ramadan welfare packages to some residents of Borno and Yobe states. Sahara
Boko Haram insurgents are currently attacking residents in Gwoza Local Government Area of Borno state. The extremist group stormed the community on Monday evening, April 26, shooting sporadically as residents fled into the mountains for safety. Security agencies are currently
Three officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) have died in a road accident in Borno State on Sunday, April 18. In a statement released by INEC Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, Festus Okoye, the victims were travelling