Boko Haram: Borno govt. reviews curfew in Maiduguri

The Borno Government has reviewed the curfew in Maiduguri metropolis from 8:00PM to 6:00AM as against the existing 10:00PM to 6:00AM. Dr Mohammed Bulama, the Commissioner, Home Affairs, Information and Culture, disclosed this in a statement on Monday in Maiduguri. Bulama said that the curfew was temporary…

Boko Haram Terrorists Attack Molai in Borno 

Just in: The Boko haram terrorist have just attacked security positions in Molai and engage them in heavy gun duel. Heavy gunfire was heard in the Molai area of the city and residents were fleeing, said two residents and an officer in a local vigilante group. “We are under attack now, the situation…

Soldiers kill 3 Boko Haram insurgents, recover 200 cattle

The Nigerian Army on Monday said its troops killed three Boko Haram insurgents and recovered 200 cattle in Borno. Brig.-Gen. Sani Kukasheka, the Director of Army Public Relations, announced this in a statement in Maiduguri. Kukasheka said that the insurgents had earlier carted away 200 cattle rustled…

Air Force bombs Boko haram structures, kills scores

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Sunday said it has carried out more air strikes against the Boko Haram Terrorists (BHT) at the fringes of Borno state, near Lake Chad, Killing scores of the insurgents and damaging their structures. It said the bombardments were conducted with fighter jets and helicopter…

Security: Buhari extends Service Chiefs’ tenure

Chief of Defence Staff Gen. Abayomi Olonisakin and service chiefs have been given tenure extension by President Muhammadu Buhari. Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS) Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ibas and Chief of Air Staff (CAS) Air Marshal Sadiq Abubakar, will…