The Nigerian Air Force has debunked claims that a UN helicopter had been shot neither did it crash in Banki, Borno State.
Suspected Boko Haram insurgents have shot down a Nigerien helicopter, killing at least five persons on-board in Bama Local Government Area of Borno state.
The Senator representing Borno South, Ali Ndume, has claimed that an undisclosed repentant Boko Haram member was responsible for the recent attack in Damboa Local Government Area of Borno State, leading to the death of an Army Colonel, D.C Bako.
Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State has again urged members of the Boko Haram to stop the killings and surrender.
Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State on Wednesday commissioned about 400 members of the Civilian Joint Task Force, CJTF, enlisted into the Nigerian Army's supper camp strategy in the fight against insurgency in the state.
Governor Babagana Zulum on Wednesday approved the donation of 100 motorcycles for Nigerian Army's remote operations in Borno State.
Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State has advised Nigerian youths against taking part in the #EndSARS protests, warning that even the Boko haram insurgency ravaging the North-East stated with protests.
The Defence Headquarters, DHQ, said 13 Boko Haram/Islamic States for West African Province, ISWAP, terrorists were neutralised by troops of Operation Lafiya Dole, OPLD, between October 22 and 29.
Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State has donated N180 million and 27,000 bags of grains to the Civilian Joint Task Force, CJTF, assisting the military in the fight against insurgency.
In what looked like a tactical operation, the Nigerian military troops have eliminated 38 Boko Haram terrorists who attempted to attack a military base in Damboa Local Government Area of Borno State on Sunday evening.
The Defence Headquarters says the Operation Lafiya Dole have eliminated four Boko Haram/Islamic States of West Africa Province, ISWAP, terrorists and recovered four AK47 riffles during clearance operations at Sawa village in Nganzai Local Government Area of Borno State.
The National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons, NCFRMI, has disclosed plans to build 600-housing units under its proposed Resettlement City Project for the Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, in Borno State.
Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno has directed principals of public schools to compile list of challenges facing their schools ahead of October 25 schools’ resumption in the state.
The National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons, NCFRMI, is a flagship agency under the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development.
Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State says he will not be deterred from rescuing his people from the clutches of Boko Haram insurgency in the state.
Borno has the capacity to deliver Nigeria’s rice requirements with continuous support by the Federal Government, Bulama Maina, the Chairman of Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria, RIFAN, has said.
Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State on Monday inaugurated a 23-Member Committee for the relocation of displaced residents of Baga town back home following the return of peace.
Borno State Government on Wednesday said 1,300 houses standing on waterways and river banks in the state capital, Maiduguri, have been marked for demolition.
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, has proposed that drug tests should be a prerequisite for marriages in Nigerian churches and mosques.
The Air Task Force, ATF, of Operation Lafiya Dole, in continuation of airstrikes being conducted under subsidiary Operation Hail Storm, has neutralized some ISWAP Commanders at Bukar Meram on the fringes of Lake Chad in Borno State.
State governors from the North-Eastern part of the country have appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to intensify efforts towards defeating the Boko Haram insurgents, saying that the terrorists are getting stronger on a daily basis.
Boko Haram terrorists on Wednesday released a video showing the assassination of five humanitarian workers who were recently abducted along Monguno area of Borno State.