Tag: Borno State

Northern governors condemn attack on Zulum’s convoy

inno.korie- July 31, 2020

The Northern Governors Forum has condemned Wednesday’s attack on the convoy of Gov. Babagana Zulum of Borno, describing the act as callous and reprehensible. The ... Read More

Nigerian Soldier Suffering from Depression Kills Subaltern in Borno State

Tanimu- July 30, 2020

A trooper of the Nigerian Army serving in 202 Battalion of 21 Special Armoured Brigade Bama, Borno State, went beserk at about 1030 hours on ... Read More

Governor Zulum Revokes Allocation of Quarters Not Yet Occupied in Bama

Henry Solomon- June 9, 2020

Gov. Babagana Zulum of Borno has revoked the allocation of all residential quarters not yet occupied in Bama town in the past one year. The ... Read More

Nigerian Military Destroys ISWAP Camp at Tumbun Fulani in Northern Borno

Henry Solomon- April 4, 2020

The Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD) and Artillery Batteries of Sector 3 of the Multi-National Joint Task Force (MNJTF) have destroyed an ... Read More

Governor Zulum to Establish 4 Mega Stations to Improve Fuel Supply in Borno

Henry Solomon- April 4, 2020

Gov. Babagana Zulum of Borno has unveiled plans by the state government to establish four mega filling stations to enhance fuel supply in the state. ... Read More

Buhari Condemns Execution of Aid Workers in Borno

Henry Solomon- December 14, 2019

Muhammadu Buhari Nigeria's President President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the alleged execution of four aid workers by terrorists in North-eastern Nigeria. He said that the ... Read More

Why we Donated Vehicles to Cameroonian Vigilante Members – Borno Government

Henry Solomon- December 2, 2019

The Borno State Government said it had donated patrol vehicles to members of Cameroonian vigilante to enhance the fight against insurgents in border communities of ... Read More

7 Killed, 8 Others Crippled by Own Improvised Explosive Device

Tanimu- October 20, 2019

As the artillery bombardment and ground assault by troops of the Nigerian Army (NA) intensify across Operation LAFIYA DOLE Theatre, more Boko Haram casualties are ... Read More

Update on Operations of Nigeria Army in Northeast

Tanimu- October 9, 2019

Between the 1st and 8th of October 2019, troops of the Nigerian Army operating in various theatres of operations across the country have continued to ... Read More

Injured Insurgents are Escaping to These Towns, Don’t Give Them Shelter – NA

Tanimu- September 21, 2019

Following military's unrelenting onslaught on the BHT/ISWAP hideouts, along the Lake Chad region and Northern Borno, credible information reaching the Headquarters of Theatre Command OPERATION ... Read More

Chibok Girls-based Movie Wins big at Venice

Henry Solomon- September 9, 2019

Kachi Benson’s film, ‘Daughters of Chibok’ has won best virtual reality story at the 76th Venice International Film Festival. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports ... Read More

We will Spend Our Last Kobo to Eliminate Boko Haram – Zulum

Henry Solomon- June 24, 2019

Gov. Babagana Zulum of Borno on Monday assured that the state government would spend its last kobo to support the military and strengthen Civilian JTF ... Read More

Nigeria: ‘Children used’ as suicide bombers in Borno attack

admin- June 18, 2019

Children were used as suicide bombers in a triple attack in Nigeria on Monday , Unicef has said. Two girls and a boy carried out the ... Read More

NAF Alpha Jet Destroys Insurgents in Borno

Henry Solomon- April 6, 2019

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says the Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation LAFIYA DOLE has neutralised some Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) ... Read More

Troops Urge to Maintain Tempo After Series of Victories in Northeast

Tanimu- January 13, 2019

Onyema Nwachukwu, Maiduguri: Theatre Commander Operation LAFIYA DOLE, Major General Benson Akinroluyo has urged troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE conducting clearance operations in Baga town ... Read More

Sunday Trust Report Gives Boko Haram Prior Notice of Army Operations Putting Soldiers in Clear and Present Danger

Tanimu- January 7, 2019

SK Usman, Abuja: The Nigerian Army wishes to clarify on alleged invasion of Media Trust Headquarters in Abuja and regional office in Maiduguri. We would ... Read More

Plot to Derail The Ongoing Fight Against Terrorism and Insurgency in Nigeria

Tanimu- December 31, 2018

SK Usam, Maiduguri: The Nigerian Army has noted with great concern the concerted efforts by some unpatriotic elements to politicise and derail the ongoing fight ... Read More

Defense Chief in Maiduguri Lauds Troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE

Tanimu- December 30, 2018

SK Usman, Maiduguri: As part of his routine operational visit, the Chief of Defence Staff, General AG Olonisakin today, Saturday 29th December 2018, visited Military ... Read More

Troops with Their Navy Counterparts Put up Fight to Repel Boko Haram Attack

Tanimu- December 27, 2018

SK Usman, Maiduguri: Please recall that yesterday, Wednesday 26th December 2018 suspected Boko Haram terrorists attacked the headquarters of 7 Brigade Multinational Joint Task Force ... Read More

MCRP Sensitizes IDPs on Unexplored Ordnance in Borno

Tanimu- December 12, 2018

The Borno State Multi-Sectoral Crisis Recovery Project in collaboration with Ivanovo Global Partners has organized a five-day sensitization campaign on Mine Awareness and unexploded ordinance ... Read More