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IDPs In Borno Return To Farmlands

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On Thursday, April 6, 2017 a number of internally displaced persons went back to farmlands situated in Gongolong, in Borno State as part of a programme supported by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation. And the result? A lot ...

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Explosion Kills Soldier, 4 Others


The Nigerian Army, yesterday, said an Improvised Explosive Device (IED), planted by the Boko Haram sect has killed one soldier and four others at Biu in Borno state. The IED exploded when a tricycle (keke) stepped on it. Four persons, ...

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Suicide Bomb Attck In Borno Today…One Dead, Many Injured


There was a suicide bomb attack in Borno State this morning. A suicide bomber attacked Benisheikh village killing one person and injuring many others. Authorities at the General Hospital in Maiduguri the state capital, say one corpse was brought into the morgue ...

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Military Arrests 11 Year Old Boy Trained To Be Suicide Bomber


Vigilant troops of 7 Division Garrison providing security at Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) Camp, Dalori in Maiduguri Metropolitan Council, Borno State yesterday Tuesday afternoon apprehended an 11-year-old boy, Master Usman Modu Tella a potential suicide bomber. He is suspect number ...

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Many Feared Dead In Multiple Bomb Blast In Maiduguri


Multiple bomb explosions occurred at Ajilari cross area in Maiduguri, the Borno state capital last night and many are feared dead. Ajilari is the same area in Maiduguri that was attacked on September 20th which left over 50 people dead. More details ...

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Governor Shettima Reveals Location Of Chibok Girls


Kashim Shettima, Borno state governor, on May 19, Tuesday, disclosed where the missing Chibok girls were likely held. The children were abducted more than a year ago. Since then, the local and global forces have made dozens of attempts to locate ...

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Boko Haram Burns Down Emir of Askira’s Palace


Reports have confirmed that Boko Haram insurgents burnt down the palace of the Emir of Askira in Askira-Uba Local Government Area of Borno State. A spokesman for the youth vigilante group, Jubrin Gunda, said on Tuesday that the palace was attacked ...

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WE PRAY! 36 Dead As Explosions Rock Biu Again


There were multiple bomb explosions in Biu, the biggest town in south of the troubled Borno State on Tuesday. As at today, details of the explosions, the extent of damages and number of casualty remain sketchy. Ibrahim Isah, a resident of ...

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