Tag: Maiduguri

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

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

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

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

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

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

PCNI, AfDB Launches $258m Intervention in the North East

Tanimu- December 12, 2018

The Presidential Committee on the North-East Initiative (PCNI) in collaboration with the African Development Bank (AfDB), on Thursday, inaugurated the $258 million Inclusive Basic Service ... Read More

European Union and British Council Trains Journalists in Borno

Tanimu- December 6, 2018

Alkasim Abdulkadir, Maiduguri: The Managing Conflict in the Northeast (MCN) programme has conducted a training and capacity building workshop for journalists from print and broadcast ... Read More

PCNI and UN Hold Workshop on Revolutionizing Humanitarian Interventions – Alkasim Abdulkadir

Tanimu- December 6, 2018

The Presidential Committee on the North-East Initiative (PCNI) and the United Nations concluded a two-day workshop on the UN’s “New Way of Working” a widely ... Read More

President Buhari’s Speech at COAS Conference 2018 in Maiduguri

Tanimu- November 28, 2018

PROTOCOLS I am delighted to be here in Maiduguri for the opening ceremony of the Chief of Army Staff’s Annual Conference 2018. I know that ... Read More