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    Northern Govs, GE Partner To Build 500MW Power Plants

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    The Northern States Governors’ Forum (NSGF) and United States firm, General Electric International, yesterday signed a memorandum of understanding for the construction of five solar plants that will generate 500 megawatts of electricity in parts of Northern Nigeria. Borno State governor and NSGF chairman, Kashim Shettima, signed the agreement on behalf of the governors while…

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    Boko Haram Razes Down Another Chibok Village

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    Boko Haram terrorists has completely burnt down houses and looted foodstuffs with hundreds of people displaced in last weekend attack of Thlaimaklama village in Chibok Local government area of Borno state. Caretaker Chairman of Chibok Local Government Area of Borno state, Mr Yaga Yarkawa, has lamented on the renewed attacks perpetrated by Boko haram terrorists,…

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    Troops Gun Down Another Suicide Bomber In Borno

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    Men of the Nigerian Army, yesterday, gunned down another suicide bomber in Miduguri, Borno. The insurgent was gunned down while attempting to gain access to  the camp for internally displaced persons (IDPs) at Customs House, along Gamboru Ngala Road, in the state capital. According to a member of the Civilian JTF and one of the…

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  • Police Deploys 100 Female Agents To Borno IDPs Camps

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    Following recent reports about some officials sexually assaulting female internally displaced persons ( IDPs ), the Borno state Police Command has deployed over 100 female undercover detectives to all the IDPs camps in the state. The female Police agents were charged to permanently spy on the activities of those involved in sexual molestation of female…

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    FG Hands Over 79 Trucks Of Grains To Borno For IDPs

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    Borno state governor, Kashim Shettima, yesterday received a federal government delegation led by the Minister of state for Works, Power and Housing, Hon Mustapha Baba Shehuri, who is in the state to handover grains to the state government for onward distribution to IDPs and also inspect road construction projects in the state and beyond. Speaking…

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    Suicide Bombers Kill 9 In Maiduguri

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    Not less than Nine people have been killed and 24 others sustained various degrees of injuries when early morning twin bomb explosions rocked Maiduguri, the Borno state capital on Saturday. A spokesman for the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) Mr Sani Datti confirmed yesterday that Nine persons lost their lives while the 24 persons injured…

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    PMB Has Silenced Critics With Rescue Of 21 Chibok Girls – Mrs Shettima

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    Wife of Borno State governor, Hajiya Nana Kashim Shettima has said that the release of 21 abducted Chibok Schoolgirls from the hands of the insurgents by security operatives has made her the happiest woman on earth, and commended President Muhammadu Buhari and security operatives, whose unflinching efforts also shamed critics and other opposition parties. The…

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