5 hrs ago
Police confirm death of 2 female bombers, 3 others in Kano blasts
He said the first incident happened around 10.30 a.m. at an NNPC Mega Filling Station in Hotoro on Maiduguri Road in Nasarawa local government area.
8 hrs ago
Two refugees slaughtered by gunmen in Borno
BY NDAHI MARAMA, MAIDUGURI Two people suspected to be amongst the over 10,000 displaced persons taking refuge in Shaffa District of Hawul Local Government Area of Borno state were over the weekend slaughtered by gunmen suspected to be members of dreaded Boko Haram sect.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Nigeria: Boko Haram - Maiduguri Residents Remain Indoor During Sallah
There is increased security alert in Maiduguri, the birthplace of Boko Haram with heavy security checkpoints in the troubled town as the military and security agencies take precaution to ward off anticipated attack on the town by the terrorist group during the El-Eid-Fitri celebration.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
SALLAH: Military restricts movement in Maiduguri
"The report at the disposal of the security agencies reveals that terrorists have perfected plans to launch multiple bomb explosions in Maiduguri metropolis", the statement said.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Boko Haram flees Damboa, head for Lagos
Members of the civilian JTF in Maiduguri, the Borno state capital have arrested 5 members of the Boko Haram insurgents who came into Damboa to board vehicle at the Kano motor park .
Monarch, 15 others killed in Borno
AGAIN: MONARCH, 15 OTHERS KILLED IN BORNO BY NDAHI MARAMA, MAIDUGURI Gunmen suspected to be members of Boko Haram terrorists Thursday invaded Garubula village of Biu local Government area of Borno state killing the District Head, Alhaji Ibrahim Dawi and 11 others.
Mr. Djinnit condemns the renewal of heinous attacks in Nigeria
DAKAR, Sngal, July 24, 2014/African Press Organization / - The Special Representative of the Secretary-General for West Africa and High Representative of the UN Secretary-General to Nigeria, Mr. Said Djinnit, strongly condemns the killing of civilians perpetrated over the week-end and yesterday reportedly by the Boko Haram group in the town of ... (more)
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Missing Air Force crew member found alive - DHQ
The Defence Headquarters said on Wednesday that the engineer crew member of the crashed Nigerian Air Force Mi-35 helicopter earlier declared missing had been found alive.
Borno awards N162.5m contract for renovation of 51-year-old abattoir
To prevent the contamination of tuberculosis, anthrax and other contagious diseases from consumption and processing of meat, the Borno State Government is to renovate the 51-year old Maiduguri Main Abattoir at the cost of N162.5 million.
Defence ministry says body of technician who died in Mi-15 crash is missing
The Nigerian Defence Headquarters says the body of the technician who was killed in the Airforce Mi-35 crash on Monday in Bama, Borno state is missing.
Reuben Abati and His Moronic Defense of Goodluck Jonathan
It is a shame that Reuben Abati has chosen to be on the side of a sinking navy instead of calling a May Day warning.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
The China Post
15,000 people displaced after Boko Haram raid in Nigeria
A massive assault by Boko Haram in the northeast Nigerian town of Damboa displaced more than 15,000 people, an official said Monday, as the security forces sent reinforcements to flush out the Islamist fighters.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Damboa attacks: 15,204 displaced persons take refuge in Biu, Maiduguri
The National Emergency Management Agency on Monday revealed that 15,204 persons have been displaced by the weekend's attack on Damboa town, in Borno south, Northeast Nigeria.
Nigerian Air Force Jet crashes in Borno State
A Nigerian Air Force Mi-35 helicopter that was on a training mission crashed this afternoon in South Bama, Borno.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Malaysian National News Agency
Nigeria: Boko Haram Kills 100 In Borno; Seizes Strategic Town Of Damboa
Boko Haram hoisted its black al Qaeda-inspired flag above the strategic town of Damboa in northeast Nigeria on Saturday, with an estimated more than 100 of the town's residents killed by the militant group since Thursday.
Nigeria Islamists kill more than 40 in northeast
Suspected Islamists raided the remote northeast Nigerian town of Damboa over the weekend, shooting dead more than 40 residents and burning down houses in a familiar pattern of killing that has forced tens of thousands to flee their homes this year.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
.com | Extremists kill more than 100 in northeast Nigeria
Zimbabwe says it is ready to host the 34th SADC summit, with a report saying, however that the cash-strapped government is banking on financial support from the private and corporate sectors to host the meeting.
Shehu of Borno expresses shock at increasing attacks by Boko Haram
Alhaji Abubakar Ibn Garbai, the Shehu of Borno on Saturday expressed shock at the increasing attacks by suspected Boko Haram sect members in communities in the State.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Malaysia Airlines crash site search complicated by rebel control
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Friday demanded that an independent investigation take place into what downed the airplane.