• Borno Govt Purchases 27 Trucks To Convey Relief Items

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    The Borno State government has purchased 27 trucks at the cost of N405 million to be used for transportation of relief items to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) who have returned back to their communities. This was disclosed yesterday by the state commissioner of works and  transport, Alhaji Adamu Lawan, when he inspected ongoing construction of…

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  • Military Frees 593 Suspected Boko Haram Terrorists

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    The Nigerian military yesterday released 593 detainees after they had been cleared of any association with the Boko Haram terrorists. The Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj.-Gen. Lucky Irabor handed over the detainees to officials of the Borno State government at a ceremony in Maiduguri. Irabor, represented by Brig.-Gen. Abdulrahman Kuluya said that the…

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  • NYSC To Re-open Borno Orientation Camp After 6 Years

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    The National Youth Service Corps ( NYSC) yesterday said that plans are on the way to reopen its orientation camp in Borno after 6 years of closure due to  Insurgency in the state. The NYSC further said that it has opened skills acquisition centres across the six geopolitical zones of the country with  Gombe State…

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    Police Comfirm 4 Suicide Bombers Dead In Fresh Borno Attack

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    The Borno State Police Command has Confirmed 4 Suicide Bombers and a watchdog dead, while one innocent person sustained injury in early morning foiled Suicide attacks at a wedding ceremony and other areas in Maiduguri. According to a statement issued in Maiduguri by the  police public relations officer, DSP Victor Isuku,  yesterday, two male suicide…

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  • WHO To Immunise 1.9M Children Against Polio In Borno

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    The World Health Organization ( WHO) has yesterday said about 1.9 million children have been targeted for Polio immunization in Borno state this year. WHO reported that the 1.9 million children mostly from Boko Haram ravaged communities were targeted for immunization against wild polio virus to be conducted by 14, 000 volunteers in Borno State…

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  • FG Immortalises The Late Lt. Col. Abu Ali

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    The federal government has named the Nigerian Army Firing Range in Sambisa Forest after late Lt Col Habu Ali who died last year at Mallam Fatori , in Abadam local government of Borno State during Boko Haram attack. President Muhammadu Buhari who also paid tribute to the gallant men and women who have paid the…

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  • Hand Over Relief Materials To Religious Bodies, Bishop Tells NGOs

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    The Bishop of Catholic Diocese of Maiduguri, Most Rev. Oliver Doeme Dashe has yesterday called on international donor agencies to commit religious bodies in the administration of relief materials being donated to internally displaced persons (IDPs) in the country for adequate distribution. Bishop Dashe added that the only solution to getting the relief materials to…

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