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UN Raises Alarm as Cameroon Plans to Evict Nigerian Refugees to Borno

UN Raises Alarm as Cameroon Plans to Evict Nigerian Refugees to Borno

News January 19, 2019 at 10:50 am 0 comments

The UN High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) has expressed grave concerns over plans by Cameroon to evict thousands of Nigerian refugees to Borno.
UNHCR said it deplored the reported move that Cameroon was forcing several thousand Nigerians to return to Borno, adding

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Prodigal Father: Shettima Welcomes Sheriff Back Into APC

Prodigal Father: Shettima Welcomes Sheriff Back Into APC

Politics May 6, 2018 at 2:20 pm 0 comments

The former Governor of Borno state, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff on Friday, May 4, 2018, met with Gov. Kashim Shettima, his political son at Borno Government House, Maiduguri amidst thousands of supporters.

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Bodies of suicide bombers being evacuated from the scene of the attack

Many Feared Dead As Three Suicide Bombers Hit Residential Area In Borno

News May 4, 2018 at 3:43 pm 0 comments

Many people have been feared killed as three female suicide bombers hit the Molai General Area in Konduga Local Government Area of Borno state on Thursday night.

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Cholera Kills 48 Persons In Borno

Cholera Kills 48 Persons In Borno

News September 19, 2017 at 1:04 pm 0 comments

In Zamfara state,  no fewer than 80 people have been killed by a cholera outbreak. The commissioner for health in the state Suleiman Gummi said the disease which spread to 10 out of 14 local government areas in the state left over 500 others receiving treatment in various hospitals.
Gummi

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Yemi Osinbajo

Boko Haram Attack: Osinbajo Visits Maiduguri

News June 8, 2017 at 4:14 pm 0 comments

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has visited Maiduguri, less than 24 hours after Boko Haram attacked a community in the Borno State capital, killing many.

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Five Soldiers Dead, 40 Injured In Borno Attack

Five Soldiers Dead, 40 Injured In Borno Attack

News April 28, 2017 at 1:32 pm 0 comments

An explosives-laden pick-up truck has reportedly rammed into a military convoy in Borno killing five soldiers and injuring 40 others, AFP reports.
A military officer told AFP that the convoy was conducting ‘clearance operations’ when the incident happened on Thursday.
“At about 1100 hours (1000 GMT) on Thursday, a suicide

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