Posts Tagged ‘Maiduguri’

Just In: Rainstorm Destroys IDP Camp In Maiduguri

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon June 9, 2020
Internally Displaced Persons(IDPs) in Maiduguri, Borno State’s Capital, are undergoing massive accommodation challenges as the wet season intensifies. A rainstorm has blown off temporary shelters previously serving as homes for IDPs in a host community-based camp in Maiduguri, rendering numerous, previously homeless people desolate. Occuring on Monday evening, the storm destroyed the fence as well […]

NAF denies killing 250 Boko Haram fighters in Maiduguri

by Seun Adeuyion February 17, 2020
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has described as totally fake. a media report that it killed over 250 Boko Haram fighters in Maiduguri, Borno State. Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, the NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, in a statement on Sunday in Abuja, said the “fake news” said to have been released on February […]

BokoHaram: Buratai orders evacuation of stranded passengers on Maiduguri-Damboa road

by Seun Adeuyion February 15, 2020
The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Friday ordered his convoy to evacuate some passengers whose vehicle broke down along Maiduguri-Damboa road in Borno State. Breaking Times reports that Buratai who was en route at the time, ensured that all passengers in the vehicle were evacuated into one of the vehicles in […]

BREAKING: B/Haram attacks Maiduguri — after Buhari’s departure

by Seun Adeuyion February 12, 2020
Residents of Jiddari Polo in Maiduguri, Borno state capital, are currently running for cover following an attack launched by Boko Haram fighters. The attack happened hours after Nigerian Ruler, Muhammadu Buhari paid a condolence visit to the people of the state over the killing of 30 persons on Sunday. Details later…

Buhari booed in Maiduguri

by Seun Adeuyion February 12, 2020
Nigerian Ruler, Muhammadu Buhari was booed on Wednesday by residents of Maiduguri during his sympathy visit to the area. Breaking Times reports that residents of the metropolis, who came out early, lined up on both sides of the road along the airport way, expressed their disapproval by booing Buhari’s convoy, shouting in Hausa, ‘Ba ma […]

Auno killings: Maiduguri Varsity condoles community over insurgents’ attack

by Seun Adeuyion February 12, 2020
University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID) has condoled with the university community over the killings of passengers in an attack coordinated by Boko Haram insurgents at Auno village in Konduga, Borno. In a condolence message by Prof. Danjuma Gambo, Director Radio and Public Relations, on Wednesday in Maiduguri, the university sympathized with students, parents and the state […]