The Chief of Army Staff, Nigerian Army, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusufu Buratai, has directed the Theatre Commander, Operation LAFIYA DOLE, Major General Ibrahim Attahiru, to capture Abubakar Shekau, the self-styled leader of Boko Haram terrorist group, dead or alive. The order, given today, Friday 21st July 2017, also direccted the...
From Junaid Jibril Maiva, Maiduguri In a bid to foster development and improve livelihood within communities of Borno State, Hallmark Leadership Initiative has organised a dialogue session for the residents of Maiduguri. Chairman of the occasion, Mallam Bulama Mali described the forum as an opportunity for stakeholders to bare their minds...
From Junaid Jibril Maiva, Maiduguri Famous Nigerian Musician, Tuface Idibia, has enjoined Journalists in Borno State to use the power of the media to propagate peace in the state. While lamenting  over what he saw at the Ngala and Bakassi IDPs camps, Tuface, an Ambassador of the United Nations High Commission for refugees, urged...
From Yahaya Wakili in Damaturu The Inspector General of police, Ibrahim Idriss has been called on to intervene and bring to an end, the menace of fake fertilizer sales and circulation in Yobe state by some unpatriotic citizens. The chairman of Yobe state Fertiliser sales Association, Potiskum branch, Alhaji Ali Maitaki...
From Junaid Jibril Maiva in Maiduguri The Senator Representing Borno South Mohammed Ali Ndume has presented two tricycles and an undisclosed amount of money to internally displaced persons of Gwoza Local government currently taking refuge at Bakassi Camp in Maiduguri.  While addressing the people, the Senator emphasised that they should always...
Army troops of 120 Task Force Battalion, 27 Task Force Brigade have intercepted 30 fleeing suspected Boko Haram terrorists at Goniri, Gujba LGA, Yobe State. According to Director Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Sani Kukasheka Usman, “the suspects comprise of 8 women and 22 children. On preliminary interrogation, the suspects claimed...
From Junaid Jibril Maive, Maiduguri Troops of 251 Battalion, 7 Division Nigerian Army on Operation LAFIYA DOLE deployed at Dala village on Tuesday at about 10.00pm intercepted a suspected suicide bomber who attempted to cross through their forward defences. Upon several challenges and warning shots the suspect refused to halt and...
From Junaid Jibril Maive, Maiduguri Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Bakassi Camp on Tuesday appealed to the Federal Government to come to their aid as marginalization takes centre stage in their camp. The IDPs similarly revealed that the state government has not given them food for the last four months. The IDPs,...
From Junaid Jibril Maiva, Maiduguri Overzealous personnel of the United Nations’ Children and Education Fund (UNICEF) yesterday chased away journalists from covering activities of the United Nation’s Peace Ambassador, Malala Yusoufzaid, when she visited Maiduguri.  The incident occurred on Tuesday when Malala was visiting a junior school managed by UNICEF at the Bakassi...