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Today's Headlines: Tension As 60 Bandits Attack Emir Palace, Airstrike Kill 20 Famers in Borno

Bandits numbering about 60 on motorcycles yesterday launched an attack on the Emir of Kalgara’s palace, shooting at random as they gained entrance into the inner chamber of the palace. Source: Leadership News LEADERSHIP gathered that the bandits entered the town through Attahiiru Primary School, Kalgara along Madaka road in order to avoid the military camp in the town.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Tension As 60 Bandits Attack Emir Palace, Airstrike Kill 20 Famers in Borno

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Tension As Airstrike Kill 20 Farmers in Borno; Notorious Kidnapper Gunned down

No fewer than 20 civilians have died from a supposed airstrike in Dabar Masara, a border town in Monguno Local Government Area of Borno State. Source: Leadership News Although military authorities were yet to respond to the incident at the time of filing this report, local sources confirmed the airstrike to Channels Television last night.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Tension As Airstrike Kill 20 Farmers in Borno; Notorious Kidnapper Gunned down

MILITARY

MNJTF Forces Neutralize Insurgents; Recover Arms, Ammunition and Accessories

1. The renewed vigor and resilience in the conduct of the ongoing clearance operations to flush out the remnants of BHT/ISWAP terrorists around the fringes of Lake Chad region is yielding positive results. The troops of MNJTF Sector 3 Monguno conducting routine patrols along Gajiram general areas, suddenly came under attack by BHT/ISWAP terrorists at Gambari axis.

  5 months ago ago
MNJTF Forces Neutralize Insurgents; Recover Arms, Ammunition and Accessories

POLITICS

Buhari Sends A Strong Message To All Nigerians Over Insecurity Challenges, Check What He Just Said

One problematic issue that is currently causing tension in the heart of many citizens of Nigeria is the rate in which insecurity challenges are prevalently spreading.Ending Insecurity challenges in Nigeria has been the major ambition to any patriotic citizen for the Country will never excel as long as Insecurity challenges is increasing.

  9 months ago ago
Buhari Sends A Strong Message To All Nigerians Over Insecurity Challenges, Check What He Just Said

MILITARY

2 Important Things FG Should Do After Another Bombing Error Killed 20 Residents In Borno State

According to a report from Punch Newspaper, no fewer than 20 civilians have died from a supposed air strike in Dabar Masara, a border town in Monguno Local Government Area of Borno State. Photo Credit: Vanguard This happened barely two weeks after Nigerian Air Force fighter jet killed nine villagers in a community in Yobe State.

  3 months ago ago
2 Important Things FG Should Do After Another Bombing Error Killed 20 Residents In Borno State

MILITARY

OPINION: ISWAP Needs To Know That There Will Be A Day Of Reckoning After The Murder Of 25 Soldiers

Five days after militants from the Islamic State-backed faction of Boko Haram, the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), formerly known as Jam'at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da'wah wa'l-Jihad, killed at least 25 soldiers in Borno State, the Nigerian Army has refused to issue a public statement.

  4 months ago ago
OPINION: ISWAP Needs To Know That There Will Be A Day Of Reckoning After The Murder Of 25 Soldiers

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Many Nigerian Soldiers Killed In Fresh Boko Haram Ambush; APC Group Lauds Buhari

Many Nigerian Soldiers Killed In Fresh Boko Haram Ambush In Borno A yet-to-be confirmed number of soldiers have been killed and several others missing after an ambush by militants from the Islamic State-backed faction of Boko Haram, the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), formerly known as Jamā'at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da'wah wa'l-Jihād in Borno State.

  4 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Many Nigerian Soldiers Killed In Fresh Boko Haram Ambush; APC Group Lauds Buhari

EDUCATION

Pictures Of Gov Zulum Enrolling Into School 5,361 Ophans Whose Parents Were Killed By Boko Haram

The Governor of Borno State, Professor Babagana Zulum, yesterday started a two-day school registration exercise for 5,361 orphans in Monguno town. These orphans who were between the ages of seven and thirteen lost their parents to the nefarious activities of Boko Haram terrorists since 2009. Governor Zulum also offer scholarships to the children of Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF), hunters, and vigilantes.

  5 months ago ago
Pictures Of Gov Zulum Enrolling Into School 5,361 Ophans Whose Parents Were Killed By Boko Haram

POLITICS

Buhari Instructs Security Agencies To Ensure Nothing Stops Election In Anambra State

The president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari has given directives to the Armed Forces and other security agencies to make sure that nothing stops the proposed gubernatorial election in Anambra State, which is slated to hold on the 6th of November. While briefing journalists at the Presidential Villa, after the meeting of security chiefs which was presided by President Muhammadu Buhari, the NSA, said President Buhari gave the armed forces and other security agencies the marching order against any plans of stopping the governorship election in Anambra State.

  3 months ago ago
Buhari Instructs Security Agencies To Ensure Nothing Stops Election In Anambra State

EDUCATION

Children Whose Parents Were Killed By Boko Haram Have Been Placed In School - Borno State Government

Borno State Governor Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum has placed more than 5,000 orphans whose parents died in the Boko Haram violence in school. Governor Zulum, who personally took the students to Monguno and led their data collection, spent two days assessing the 5,361 students. A statement issued by government spokesman Isa Gusau said children between the ages of 7 and 13 would each receive free school supplies, textbooks and food.

  5 months ago ago
Children Whose Parents Were Killed By Boko Haram Have Been Placed In School - Borno State Government

MILITARY

Boko Haram Insurgents Attack Military Convoy And Kill 12 Officers

The convoy of the Nigerian Army Officers has been attacked by Boko Haram insurgents in Borno State. The incident is said to have happened today in Monguno. Many of the Soldiers are reportedly missing after the militants from the Islamic State backed faction of Boko Haram, the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), formerly known as Jamā'at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da'wah wa'l-Jihād in ambushed them

  4 months ago ago
Boko Haram Insurgents Attack Military Convoy And Kill 12 Officers

MILITARY

ISWAP Kills 25 Nigerian Soldiers In Borno State

Approximately 25 Nigerian soldiers have reportedly met with their death in Borno after an attack by some members of the fearful Islamic State-backed group of Boko Haram. The Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), previously recognized as Jamā’at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da’wah wa’l-Jihād attacked the soldiers during a discharge operation in Borno state.

  4 months ago ago
ISWAP Kills 25 Nigerian Soldiers In Borno State

POLITICS

President Buhari Has Directed Security Agencies To Take Over Anambra

President Buhari presides over security meeting in Abuja. It was revealed after the meeting of security chiefs, presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari , at the State House, Abuja on Thursday, that President Buhari warned that under no circumstance will non state actors be allowed to prevent the upcoming November 6 Anambra gubernatorial election from holding, as President Muhammadu Buhari also directed that all security agencies should take over Anambra and ensure that citizens are allowed to come out and exercise their right to vote without fear.

  3 months ago ago
President Buhari Has Directed Security Agencies To Take Over Anambra

EDUCATION

Check Out The 3 Questions Gov Zulum Set As Test For Borno Teachers During His Visit To Baga

In his quest to ensure quality education delivery, Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State, made an August visit to a school at Baga and conducted an impromptu test for school teachers. Photo Credit: Blueprint Recall that in June, while lamenting poor primary education system in the state, Zulum had said that despite the National Certificate of Education (NCE) minimum qualifications to teach children, most of the primary school teachers in Mafa, Monguno, Nganzai and others could not spell and write their names correctly.

  5 months ago ago
Check Out The 3 Questions Gov Zulum Set As Test For Borno Teachers During His Visit To Baga

MILITARY

Monguno confirms the killing of Malam Bako, the new ISWAP leader.

The Federal Government of Nigeria has confirmed the death of Malam Bako, the insurgent leader who took over the leadership of the Islamic State for West Africa Province(ISWAP), following the demise of the former leader, Abu Musab Al-Barnawi. Recall that Al-Barnawi was the son of Boko Haram founder, Mohammed Yusuf, the Boko Haram founder.

  3 months ago ago
Monguno confirms the killing of Malam Bako, the new ISWAP leader.

POLITICS

'My Love For Surveying Made Me Got My First Degree In It' Says Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said that his love for surveying is the main reason he got his first degree in it.He made this known today via his verified Twitter handle.It was learnt that Governor Sanwo-Olu was being recognised today by as a Honorary Fellow by the Nigerian Institution of Surveyors.

  9 months ago ago
'My Love For Surveying Made Me Got My First Degree In It' Says Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu

MILITARY

ISWAP Reportedly Kills 25 Nigerian Soldiers In Borno

No fewer than 25 Nigerian troops have lost their lives after the dreaded Islamic State West African Province, ISWP, ambushed them.The terrorist group was said to have ambushed the troops during a patrol operation in Borno State. It was gathered that the group attacked the troops on September 16, 2021, during a patrol to flush out criminal elements in Monguno.

  4 months ago ago
ISWAP Reportedly Kills 25 Nigerian Soldiers In Borno

POLITICS

Meet Umar Usman Kadafur, The Newly Approved Acting Governor In Borno State

Umar Usman Kadafur was born on May 31, 1976, in Biu, Borno State, Nigeria.He received his primary education at Mbulamel primary school, Biu.Kadafur attended Government Science Secondary School Monguno, where he obtained his secondary certificate.He further attended the University of Maiduguri, where he received a bachelors degree in public administration.

  8 months ago ago
Meet Umar Usman Kadafur, The Newly Approved Acting Governor In Borno State

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: HURIWA calls for Sheikh Gumi's arrest, Lawan speaks on future of APC after 2023

HURIWA calls for Sheikh Gumi arrest. The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, has called for the immediate sack of Monguno and the arrest of Sheikh Gumi. In their call, HURIWA urged Buhari to dismiss the National Security Adviser Major General Babagana Monguno (Rtd) for undermining the National Security of Nigeria.

  7 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: HURIWA calls for Sheikh Gumi's arrest, Lawan speaks on future of APC after 2023

POLITICS

Zulum - Borno Residents Should Show Love To Buhari When He Arrives

The current Governor of Borno state , Babagana Zulum said yesterday ,that Borno residents should appreciate President Muhammad Buhari , when he gets to Borno today . In his address Zulum the President will review the war against terrorism , and he will also commission some of the project that was executed by the state Government .

  7 months ago ago
Zulum - Borno Residents Should Show Love To Buhari When He Arrives