Category Archives: Boko Haram

Army reclaim all territories from Boko Haram

The Nigerian Army on Friday said it had reclaimed all territories earlier ransacked by Boko Haram insurgents in the North-East. Col. Onyema Nwachukwu, the Deputy Director Army Public Relations, said this in a statement issued in Maiduguri. Nwachukwu dismissed as ‘misleading’, reports indicating that seven of the 27 local government areas of Borno State were […]

Boko Haram: FG begins massive food distribution to 40,000 Households in Adamawa

Federal Government on Wednesday commenced distribution of assorted food items to over 40,000 households in seven liberated local government areas of Adamawa. The distribution was flagged off by Mustapha Maihaja, the Director General, National Emergency Management Agency ( NEMA) in Gombi town, the headquarters of Gombi local government area. Maihaja, represented by Mr. Slaku Lugard, […]

Boko Haram: FG begins massive food distribution to 40,000 Households

Federal Government on Wednesday commenced distribution of assorted food items to over 40,000 households in seven liberated local government areas of Adamawa. The distribution was flagged off by Mustapha Maihaja, the Director General, National Emergency Management Agency ( NEMA) in Gombi town, the headquarters of Gombi local government area. Maihaja, represented by Mr. Slaku Lugard, […]

Kogi court remands alleged Boko Haram member in prison

A Lokoja Chief Magistrate Court has ordered the remand of a suspected Boko Haram member, Mustapha Adinoyi over alleged involvement in terrorist activities and illegal possession of firearms. Chief Magistrate Levi Animoku, who gave the order after the state Counsel had arraigned the accused in Lokoja, described the alleged offence as “a fearful one”. He […]

Boko Haram: 1.9m people in need of support – UNDP

By Ben Agande Kaduna – The United Nations Development Programmes, UNDP, yesterday, said about 1.9 million people in North Eastern part of the country were in urgent need of recovery support, food and shelter. Country Director of UNDP in Nigeria, Mr Samuel Bwalya, disclosed this at graduation ceremony of 79 UNDP-sponsored training programmes for 79 […]

Boko Haram degraded, FG assures global community

Minister of Foreign Affairs Geoffrey Onyeama has assured the international community that the destructive activities of the Boko Haram terrorist group has been greatly curtailed. Nigeria’s Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN, Amb. Samso Itegboje; Permanent Representative Prof. Tijjani Bande; Minister of Foreign Affairs Geoffrey Onyeama and the Mission’s Head of Chancery Dr Cyprian Heen […]

Borno SEMA takes delivery of relief items to victims of 32 communities ransacked by Boko-Haram

BY NDAHI MARAMA, MAIDUGURI Borno State Emergency Management Agency, SEMA, has on Wednesday took delivery of assorted food and relief items to thousands of Internally Displaced Persons from 32 communities and local settlements which were attacked and ransacked by members of dreaded Boko Haram Sect. The ransacking, destruction of houses and property by the insurgents […]