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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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  • We Have Been Abandoned For IDPs, Physically Challenged Persons Cry Out

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    Physically challenged in Borno State have lamented over what they described as long time neglect by government and other bodies since the creation of internally displaced persons (IDPs) by Boko Haram. Accordingly, they appealed to non- governmental organizations ( NGOs) operating in the state to also consider them in their humanitarian services through food and…

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  • PCNI Requires N108bn Annually To Feed IDPs In North-East

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    The Presidential Committee on North East Initiative (PCNI) lamented yesterday that the N45 billion budgeted by the federal government to feed over 2 million Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the region was grossly inadequate, compared to what the international community had expended on humanitarian services. It said N108 billion was required to effectively and efficiently…

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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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  • Soldiers Arrest Boko Haram’s Top Cameraman, 4 Others 

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    The man behind the production of video footages which Boko Haram insurgents usually post on the Internet, Abdullahi Abubakar Sadiq, has been arrested by soldiers of the Nigeria Army in Borno State. Sadiq was  the suspect No. 58 in the recently published  photograph of ‘100 Wanted Boko Haram suspects’ that was circulated by the Department…

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  • 500 Abandoned IDPs Dying Of Hunger Outside Maiduguri

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    Two weeks after they were chased out of their various villages by Boko Haram terrorists who equally slaughtered at least a hundred of their kins, about 500 displaced persons, mostly women and children are now dying in piece meal in Jakana, a village less that 40km away from Maiduguri, security sources and witnesses said. As…

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  • APC Wins Borno Senatorial By-election 

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    The All Progressives Congress (APC) has won the Saturday Borno Central Senatorial by-election as declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).  APC candidate, Baba Kaka Bashir Garbai polled 75 per cent of the total votes cast in a landslide victory to defeat his closest rival of the PDP, Engineer Kaka Bolori who polled about 20 per cent…

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