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  • Life In Maiduguri After The Boko Haram War

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    For almost six years, the renegade boko haram insurgents held residents of Borno state and other parts of North-east to ransom, killing and maiming people. But with the successful defeat of the insurgents, life is picking up fast in Maiduguri, the capital city of Borno state, writes FRANCIS OKOYE This time 6 years ago, Borno…

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  • Army Intercepts 2 Female Suicide Bombers In Maiduguri

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    The Nigerian military yesterday gunned down a female suicide bomber and arrested another when they attempted to ram into motorists at the NNPC mega station along Damboa road in Maiduguri , the Borno State capital. According to the spokesman of civilian JTF in Maiduguri , Alhaji Mohammed Bello, the two female suicide bombers were intercepted…

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  • Northern APC Chairmen Forum Urges Nigerians To Pray For PMB

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    The chairman northern All Progressives Congress (APC) chairmen forum, Hon. Ali Bukar Dalori has urged Nigerians to pray for the quick return of President Muhammadu Buhari to continue his good policies and programmes that will better the lives of the citizenry, rather than speculating rumours of his health while on vacation abroad. Dalori who doubles…

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  • FADAMA: Army Sensitises Traditional, Religious Leaders On IEDs, Landmines

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    The National FADAMA Project in conjunction with the Nigerian Army have organized a three day sensitization programme for traditional, religious leaders and Farmers from 1500 villages across the 24 Local government areas of Borno state that were affected and previously occupied by Boko Haram Terrorists before their regain. Speaking at the event  yesterday, Engineering Corp…

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  • Banks To Restore ATMs In Borno Military Barracks

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    Five commercial banks have agreed to restore Automated Teller Machines  (ATMs)  in all the military barracks in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, in order to enable troops  easy access to cash and prevent needless fiction between soldiers and civilians. This was disclosed yesterday by the United Bank of Africa (UBA), strategic business group head ,…

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  • We Remain Grateful To Military For Curbing Terrorism – PMB

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    President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, praised the gallantry of the Nigerian armed forces in curbing the menace of terrorism in the country. Buhari, who was joined by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and other top military personnel in laying wreaths in honour of fallen heroes, said the armed forces had distinguished themselves in no small measure and…

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  • 3 Die, 17 Injured In Fresh Borno Bomb Explosion

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    The Borno state police command has confirmed the death of 3 persons including 2 suicide bombers as 17 others sustained various degree of injuries in Sunday morning suicide attack explosion on Maiduguri, the Borno state capital. The two female suicide bombers aged between 7 and 8 years tried to gain access to the entrance of…

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  • Suicide Attack: Gov Shettima Summons Security Meeting

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    Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima has summoned a joint security meeting between officials of all markets, motor parks, shopping complexes, football fields and other places of public gatherings and heads of security agencies following the recent suicide bomb attack on Maiduguri, the state capital. The meeting, which is expected to take place on Monday at…

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