Borno state

My Daughter’s Abduction Caused My Wife’s Death – Father of Chibok Girl Laments

  A father of one of the Chibok girls who were abducted by the deadly Boko Haram sect, has spoken out about the effect of his daughter’s kidnap on his wife. Mr. Pogu Yama, one of the parents of the rescued Chibok schoolgirls, Margaret Yama, has recalled his bitter experience during his daughter’s three-year abduction. …

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Boko Haram members attack Borno community, abduct 4 women

Boko Haram members have abducted 4 women and six youths in Konduga community in Borno state. The Commandant of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Ibrahim Abdullahi, disclosed this to newsmen in Borno today. He said most of the youths abducted were Internally Displaced Persons who had gone back to their communities despite …

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Photos: 3 suicide bombers attack Borno village killing a mother, her two children and one CJTF

Four people including a mother and her two children were killed yesterday night March 18th, when three suicide bombers, (two teenagers and an adult,) attacked umarari village of mulai community in Jere LG of Borno State.  One Civilian JTF was also killed while eight people were injured. All the casualties were evacuated to Borno State …

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Muslim clerics in Borno state begin 10-day fasting and prayers for Pres. Buhari’s health

Some Muslims clerics in Maiduguri, Borno, have begun a 10-day fasting and prayer session to seek God’s intervention regarding President Buhari’s health. Spokesperson of the muslim clerics, Malam Uma Bolori, told newsmen that President Buhari deserves their prayers for helping to stop the incessant attacks by Boko Haram members in their state: “Our prayer is …

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My friends amputated my hand, leg because I wanted to renounce boko-haram membership

A Boko Haram insurgent says his fellow insurgents cut off his right hand and left leg as punishment for planning to renounce his membership of the group According to Muhammad Abubakar, his fellow insurgents accused him of planning to expose them to the Nigerian government Theatre commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Major-General Lucky Irabor, has …

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Another Jesus?? Male student sacrifice his life to protect over hundred Muslims targeted by a female suicide bomber in Borno

A student of Darussalam Science and Islamic Academy, Yakubu Muhammad Fannami, died after he sacrificed his life to protect the lives of hundreds of Muslims worshiping at a mosque at Kaleri Borno state who were been targeted by a female suicide bomber.  According to the announcement which was posted on his school’s Facebook page, he …

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Nigeria: Military jet accidentally kills over 50 civilians & humanitarian aid workers in Borno settlement

The Nigerian military on Tuesday said a fighter jet accidentally shot some civilians and humanitarian aid workers during an operation in Kala Balge, Borno State. The Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj. Gen. Lucky Irabor, who disclosed this during a press briefing on Tuesday in Maiduguri, said soldiers got information of movement of Boko Haram members and deployed …

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