Wednesday, June 7, 2023

Borno State

June 3, 2023

Ex- Borno SSG Usman Jidda-Shuwa is dead

Borno deputy governor, Usman Kadafur, who confirmed the news in a text message, said “we lost the SSG this evening.”

Alhaji Usman Jidda-Shuwa
June 1, 2023

Red Cross moves to trace 3,000 missing persons in Borno

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has unveiled a radio tracing programme in Borno to reunite 3,000 missing persons with loved ones.

May 28, 2023

Gov. Zulum promises to build vocational centres for Katsina schools

He called on parents in the state to complement the effort of the government by enrolling their children in school.

A composite of Governor Babagana Zulum and APC
May 23, 2023

Buhari seeks Senate’s approval for N16.7 billion promissory note to Borno

The request is contained in a letter addressed to President of Senate, Ahmad Lawan, and read at plenary on Tuesday.

President Muhammadu Buhari, Senate
May 21, 2023

Zulum, others commend Buhari for improved security in North-East

“Certainly, we give President Muhammadu Buhari some credit on security issues, especially in the North East.

President Muhammadu Buhari
May 15, 2023

Nigerian Army rescues another Chibok girl in Borno

“She was once married to one Abou Yusuf, who she later divorced before getting married to one Ba’ana Muhammad, also known as Abou Zinira, the Boko Haram terrorists’ IED expert.

Nigerian army rescue anothr Chibok Girl
May 13, 2023

Farooq Kperogi: PhD graduation of a Hausa-Yoruba Nigerian in America

The route to Abdulbasit Kassim’s immersion in northern Nigerian culture wasn’t without a few little prickly thorns.

Abdulbasit Kassim
May 12, 2023

JTF destroys illegally refined petroleum products in Akwa Ibom

The operations were carried out at Esit Urua in Eket and Ukpenekang in Ibeno LGAs.

Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF)
April 12, 2023

Tinubu doesn’t need 25% of FCT votes to win presidential election: INEC

While faulting PDP’s claim on the status of the FCT, INEC said “the provisions of the constitution apply to the FCT as if it were one of the states of the federation.”

Atiku Abubakar and Mahmood Yakubu
April 8, 2023

Gov. Zulum flags off construction of N5.8 billion second flyover bridge in Maiduguri

The governor said the bridge would further decongest traffic gridlocks in the area and increase infrastructural development in the state capital.

Babagana Umara Zulum