As Nigeria were still basking in the euphoria of the military success in Gulak, Adamawa state, news reaching us reveal that the joy has just been halted. Reports have it that about a dozen traders were reportedly killed on Friday at a market in Mainok village of Kaga local government
President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday visited Baga town in Borno State, and Mubi in Adamawa. During his visit, he addressed officers and men of the Nigerian army in both towns, which were recently recaptured from Boko Haram,Vanguard reports. He applauded the army for their bravery and patriotism they have shown
Residents believe their attackers were militants dislodged by the ongoing military onslaught on Sambisa forest. The post Boko Haram attacks Adamawa villages, kills over 40 appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Security sources told PREMIUM TIMES of a massive deployment of troops and military assets, many of them newly-acquired, in the fight to re-take Monguno. The post Nigerian military begins massive push to retake Boko Haram-held territories appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) says it has constituted a committee to investigate allegations of attempted rape and child trafficking in some Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps in the North-East. A statement signed by Sani Datti, NEMA’s Senior Information Officer, and made available to newsmen on Tuesday in Abuja,
Breaking news reaching us now reveals that the indicted ex-governor of Adamawa state, Murtala Nyako and his son, Abdul Aziz Murtala Nyako, a retired Naval officer are been declared wanted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission [EFCC]. Premium Times report.
Authorities and residents paint a different picture of the situation at Michika. The post Nigerian military says Boko Haram sacked from Michika, but displaced residents skeptical appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.