In keeping with the resolve of the countries of the Lake Chad Basin Commission to deal decisively with the Boko Haram problem and in continuation of Operation YANCIN TAFKI which was launched by the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) recently, the Air Component of the MNJTF carried out air interdiction on Boko Haram assets as they emerged from one of their hide outs, around Dorou, West of Damasak, along the Kamadougou River in the boarder between Niger Republic and Nigeria.
AHMED MARI, Maiduguri
The Borno State Police command has confirmed attempt to infiltrate Maiduguri, the state capital to disturb the Presidential and National Assembly elections.
A presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the last primaries, SKC Ogbonnia, has asked the Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, to resign immediately.
Dr. Nosa Aizotoigbe, General Overseer of City of Zion Church of All Nations, Nigeria, has reportedly flee over alleged threats to his life by suspected terrorists.
Three people were killed Monday night when Boko Haram insurgents attacked three communities in Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa State.
ACP Frank Mba.
The Nigeria Police headquarters has allayed fears of terrorists’ attack within Abuja during the election.The police assured the public of adequate security before, during and after the general elections.
Report reaching us indicates that, Buni Yadi, the headquarters of Gujba local government area of Yobe state is under attack by suspected Boko Haram insurgents.
Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo has said that Boko Haram terrorism has not been defeated. Obasanjo, in a lengthy statement made available to us by his media team on Sunday, disclosed that Boko Haram is being empowered by the federal government.
President Muhammadu Buhari has said forces outside the country were the sponsors of Boko Haram.Buhari said this on Wednesday at a town hall meeting organised by the Nigeria Television Authority (NTA) and Daria Media with support from the MacArthur Foundation in Abuja.
Suspected members of the Islamic State’s West Africa Province, ISWAP, have invaded Rann, the Kala Balge Local Government headquarters in Borno State, northeast Nigeria.