260 Persons Rescued From Boko Haram Moved To Military Facility

Some 260 women and children rescued from the Boko Haram terrorists’ stronghold, Sambisa Forest, have been relocated from a camp in the north-eastern city of Yola to an unspecified military facility. Their movement of the rescued persons on Thursday came after camp officials said they suspected that some of them

Breaking: Suicide Bomber Attacks Adamawa, Kills 9

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Nine persons were reported to have been killed by a suicide bomber in Garkida in Adamawa State, even as the dreaded insurgent group, Boko Haram has continued to launch several attacks in Madagali area in the state. Report of the attacks remain unclear, however.

Rescued Woman Says Boko Haram Fed Her With Rice And Oil

A rescued Boko Haram captive, Aishatu, has narrated her experience in the hands of insurgents that took her away to Sambisa Forest, saying she was ‘fed with rice and oil’. She was living her life normally before April 9, 2014, when members of the terrorist group raided her community and took

Boko Haram Reportedly Weary as Shortage of Arms and Fuel Hit their Camps

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According to a report by Vanguard, Boko Haram is currently in disarray following shortages of fuel and weapons. The situation is said to be causing tension between the terrorist group’s leaders and foot soldiers. Some of the women who were rescued from Boko Haram’s hideouts recently, reportedly stated that the

Adamawa state executive’s plan to level false allegation against the Speaker, By Zailani Umar

The hope is to deny Fintiri and majority of the Legislators fair hearing in the court of public opinion, and prevent the truth from coming out except the one from the Executive. The post Adamawa state executive’s plan to level false allegation against the Speaker, By Zailani Umar appeared first

Military Locates 260 Women, Children In Adamawa

Nigerian troops have located 260 woman and children in the outskirts of Chalawa village in Adamawa State where they had been held up while trying to escape from terrorists. Some of them told the military that they had to abandon their homes to escape from the terrorists when Madagali came

Boko Haram Food And Fuel Supplier Arrested In Borno

Nigerian troops on Sunday nabbed a man who supplies fuel and food to terrorists in Daban Shata in the suburbs of Baga in Borno State. Spokesman for the military, Major General Chris Olukolade, confirmed the arrest on his twitter handle.

Military Releases Videos Of Assault On Boko Haram In Sambisa Forest

Nigeria’s military has released videos of its ongoing counter-terrorism operations to dislodge Boko Haram terrorists inside the notorious Sambisa Forest. The video showed the dexterity of Nigerian Air Force pilots, as they taunt the terrorists, with hundreds of them running helter-skelter and fleeing into different directions.

‘Rescued 293 Girls, Women Are Indigenes Of Bumsiri Village’

The Borno State government says all 293 rescued women and girls from Sambisa Forest are indigenes of Bumsiri Village of Damboa Local Government in the state, dousing hopes that some could be the Chibok girls abducted on April 14, 2014. The state’s commissioner of Information, Mohammed Bulama, has confirmed the

Lagos Records Highest Candidates For NCEE – NECO

The National Examination Council (NECO) has said that Lagos State recorded the highest number of candidates sitting for the 2015 National Common Entrance Examination (NCEE) with 25,437 pupils, while Borno State had the least with 55 candidates. The low number of candidates in Borno may be connected with insecurity in

Lawmakers Task Executive On Rescue Of Chibok Girls

The House of Representatives in Nigeria has urged the Executive Arm of Government to do everything possible to rescue the over 200 school girls abducted from Chibok exactly one year ago. Debating a motion on the matter on Tuesday, lawmakers said it was not enough to just remember the abducted