Tag: Maiduguri

IDPs Repatriation, Return and Resettlement Committee Holds Inaugural Meeting

Henry Solomon- March 7, 2022

  The Presidential Committee on the Repatriation, Return and Resettlement of displaced Persons in the North East held its inaugural meeting at the Presidential Villa, ... Read More

We Owe You a Debt Of Gratitude, Give No Breathing Space To Terrorists, Criminals, Buhari Tells Military, Security Agencies

Abdul Jimoh- June 17, 2021

President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Maiduguri, Borno State, said the nation owes a debt of gratitude to military men and women, and security agencies currently ... Read More

Zulum at hospitals, confirms 10 deaths, 47 injuries after Boko Haram’s RPG hit Gwange

Abdul Jimoh- February 24, 2021

... Says govt taking measures .. Optimistic Insurgents won’t retake Marte again Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum was at two hospitals on Wednesday, after ... Read More

Zulum’s convoy not involved in accident, spokesman clarifies

Abdul Jimoh- February 9, 2021

... Confirms death of Mai Kanuribe The convoy of Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum was not involved in accident, spokesman to the governor, Malam ... Read More

Your welfare remains our top priority ~ CDS to Soldiers fighting BH

Abdul Jimoh- February 1, 2021

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Maj.-Gen. Lucky Irabo, has said that the welfare of troops fighting insurgents in the nation’s northeast remains one of ... 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

Insurgency: Theatre command commences local production of MRAPs in Maiduguri

Henry Solomon- February 7, 2020

The Nigerian Army Engineer Corps, Theatre Command of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD) have commenced local production of Mines Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicles in Maiduguri ... 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

18 Members of a Notorious Cult Gang Arrested in Maiduguri

AMT Tanimu- September 23, 2019

Following credible information received from well meaning individuals, a gang of suspected cultists, who are suspected to engage in armed robbery and kidnapping in Maiduguri ... Read More

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

AMT 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

Maiduguri is Safe, Peaceful, No Panic – NA

AMT Tanimu- September 19, 2019

Information circulating on social media revealed that some mischievous elements are insinuating and peddling rumours of 'terrorists' plan to execute deadly attacks on some selected ... Read More

No Secret Graveyards in The North East

AMT Tanimu- August 1, 2019

The Defence Headquarters has noted with dismay an Online Article by “Wall Street Journal” purporting that the Nigerian Military maintains secret graveyards in the North ... Read More

Security Agents Foil ‘Boko Haram’ Attack on Worshippers

Henry Solomon- June 1, 2019

Nigerian security forces on Saturday  repelled attack by ‘Boko Haram’ insurgents in Sajeri community of Maiduguri metropolis in Borno. Reports says that the insurgents launched ... Read More

Soft Drink Vendors Make Quick Money in Maiduguri

Henry Solomon- April 9, 2019

As the scorching sun bites harder in Maiduguri, soft drink vendors are recording high sales, as people buy more cold drinks to quench their thirst. ... Read More

Maiduguri residents panic over intense heat

admin- April 8, 2019

Residents of Maiduguri say they have been distressed by the intense heat from the prevailing hot weather. The News Agency reports that the rise in ... Read More

Troops Urge to Maintain Tempo After Series of Victories in Northeast

AMT 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

AMT 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

AMT 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

AMT 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

AMT 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