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Nigeria's defence chief, Olonishakin, speaks on soldiers who went missing after battle with Boko HaramNovember 21, 2015.
The Nigerian Arm Forces are providing us with the security to go in and vaccinate. They are also ... In the second round held between August 27 in five in five states of Borno, Yobe, Adamawa, Gombe and Taraba, we reached 5.9 million children. In the ...

The NYSC Director-General, Brigadier General Sulaiman Kazaure, has praised the Governors of Bauchi, Gombe, Taraba and Zamfara states for providing additional camps for the hosting of 2016 Batch 'B' Orientation camp, for corps members deployed to states ...
Borno State, located in north-eastern Nigeria, was previously known for its wealth of livestock and fishery products.
But, apart from polio, Nigeria's North East - especially Borno, Adamawa and Yobe States - is a case of humanitarian emergency and infrastructural as well as socio-economic collapse, largely due to Boko Haram terrorism.
Nearly 15 million people have been affected in the north east states of Ademawa, Gombe, Yobe and Borno, where four children have been reported as paralysed by WPV1 so far this year.

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has inaugurated a Presidential Committee to co-ordinate the re-construction of parts of the country's North East region, which has been ravaged by the insurgency.
But, apart from polio, Nigeria's North East - especially Borno, Adamawa and Yobe States - is a case of humanitarian emergency and infrastructural as well as socio-economic collapse, largely due to Boko Haram terrorism.
... in Borno State, representing 27% of the total health facilities. Almost 4,000 suspected cases of measles have been reported from the four conflict affected states of Yobe, Adamawa, Gombe and Borno since the beginning of 2016. Nigeria is rated third ...
Damaturu - The Nigeria police have arrested a thirteen-man gang that specializes in raping girls aged eight to 12 years in Yobe State. The state Commissioner of police, Abdulmaliki Sunmonu, who spoke to Daily Trust yesterday, said their victims were ...
Addressing humanitarian crisis in Nigeria ... for Migration (IOM) and National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) reveal that there are presently about 2.1million Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), out of which insurgency is responsible for about 1 ...
Buratai was officially moved to the new site at a colorful ceremony that was witnessed by the two deputy governors of Borno and Yobe States who represented their governors at the event, the Emirs of Biu and Shani, the Acting GOC 3 Div. Nigeria army, Brig.
Dr Orjiako who made the call via his newly launched book titled 'Nigeria: The Forsaken Road to Nationhood and Development' said the proposed new structure would be in place of the prevailing 36 states Nigeria currently operates. According to ... It is ...
The Chief of army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, at the weekend, opened the headquarters of the 331 Artillery Tactical Forward Operation Base (FOB) at Buratai, Biu Local government of Borno State. The base had been operating from the home of Gen.
Whereas NEMA represents the Federal government, the states through their own State Emergency Management Agencies (SEMAs) have been doing a lot that deserved commendation rather than condemnation.
The 36 states got N143.6 billion from the federation account in September as their share of distributable revenue generated for the month.
Ayodele, known for distinctively spelling himself out from being a pastor adding that prophets are different from pastors as, according to the Ikere, Ekiti State-born man of God, prophets are the only ones that God truly speaks to and who sees things ...

That budget will entail spending of N4 billion on health and nutrition in the northeast - with emphasis on Borno, Yobe and Adamawa states. He however warned the benefitting states not to convert the SOML-P4R funds into their various states' budget for ...
Despite the start of main season harvests, the Boko Haram conflict continues to limit accessibility, humanitarian assistance, liveihoods and markets in parts of Borno and Yobe States. Mass MUAC screenings from the last six months continue to indicate a ...
That budget will entail spending of N4 billion on health and nutrition in the northeast, with emphasis on Borno, Yobe and Adamawa states," he said. He warned the states benefiting from the project, not to convert the SOML-P4R funds into their various ...
Speaking in Maiduguri, Borno State, on Thursday, the minister said the approved funds would be specifically spent on health and nutrition matters in the troubled region.
Speaking to journalists, the state Commissioner for women Affairs, Ladi Dansure confirmed the return of the girls to Jigawa State, saying they were handed over by Yobe State government after two years in captivity in Sambisa forest. She said the ...
WFP continued its cross-border food delivery operation from Cameroon to Banki, Borno State, and distributions to several other camps in Borno and Yobe States. As of end September, WFP assisted 95,500 people with cash transfers, 153,000 people with food ...
The men were stationed at an outpost in Gashigar, Borno State, when Boko Haram opened fire forcing them to abandon their positions.
A yet unknown number of Nigerian soldiers drowned in the Yobe River in North-East Nigeria as they tried to escape intense fire from Boko Haram fighters on Monday, PREMIUM TIMES can authoritatively report.
Wife of Nigerian president, Aisha Buhari, dedicated an award she received in the Belgian capital, Brussels, to people who are engaged in the war to restore peace in the country.
Boko Haram militants mainly inhabit areas in the northern states of Nigeria, specifically Yobe, Kano, Bauchi, Borno and Kaduna.
The judge reportedly claimed he had earned the funds from his farming business in Yobe State. Recently, Justice Kafarati granted a N26 billion verdict in favor of capital Oil CEO, Ifeanyi Uba, against the Asset Management corporation of Nigeria (AMCON).
As of August 2016, there are 2,093,030 persons internally displaced in the North East and North Central regions, with 83% of the displacements originating from Borno, Adamawa and Yobe States as a result of the insurgency. 50,706 vulnerable households ...
The Nigerian government has distributed 5,136 bags of rice and some other items to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Yobe State. The items, which were delivered by the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Khadija Abba, were received by the ...
He added that the first round of vaccination of this campaign began in August. UNICEF reports 478,000 children under five with severe acute malnutrition in the Lake Chad basin area.
Nevertheless, Nigeria is a former colony of Great Britain and it still, saves connections with England as a country of the Commonwealth.
This fiesta promises an exciting football atmosphere as the eight Clubs that won their respective groups in the division one cadre of the Nigeria Nationwide League trade tackles against one another to determine the overall winners of the division ...
In Nigeria, the insurgency in parts of the North East is one major security challenge that has been consuming the nation's human, material and financial resources.
Despite the start of main season harvests, the Boko Haram conflict continues to limit accessibility, humanitarian assistance, liveihoods and markets in parts of Borno and Yobe States. Mass MUAC screenings from the last six months continue to indicate a ...
That budget will entail spending of N4 billion on health and nutrition in the northeast, with emphasis on Borno, Yobe and Adamawa states," he said. He warned the states benefiting from the project, not to convert the SOML-P4R funds into their various ...
The men were stationed at an outpost in Gashigar, Borno State, when Boko Haram opened fire forcing them to abandon their positions.
While about 22 of the fleeing soldiers were later rescued by their Nigerien counterparts and dispatched to a hospital in Diffa, southern Niger, several others were fatally wounded after Boko Haram opened fire on them when they jumped into the River ...
A letter addressed to the Senate President Bukola Saraki, which was read on the floor of the upper chamber yesterday revealed that former Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Olorunimbe Mamora, former Plateau State Deputy Governor Pauline ...
However, the postponement of the last governorship election in Edo State have been labelled by some people, notably, the opposition Peoples Democratic party (PDP) as having political undertone, as the party doubted the sincerity of the security ...
Ladi Dansure, the state commissioner for women affairs, speaking to journalists, confirmed the return of the girls to Jigawa State. The state commissioner said the victims who managed to escape were rescued by soldiers in Damaturu, Yobe State who ...
Speaking in Maiduguri, Borno State, on Thursday, the minister said the approved funds would be specifically spent on health and nutrition matters in the troubled region.
WFP continued its cross-border food delivery operation from Cameroon to Banki, Borno State, and distributions to several other camps in Borno and Yobe States. As of end September, WFP assisted 95,500 people with cash transfers, 153,000 people with food ...
Mr. Mamora, a former speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, was also a member of the Senate. .... and Kano have two names each, with Abia, Adamawa, Akwa Ibom, Bayelsa, Benue, Cross River, Borno, Ekiti, Edo, Enugu, Ebonyi, Osun, Ondo, Niger, Ogun ...
Kabiru Umar; Taraba, Alh. Mustapha Jaji; Yobe, Goni Modu Zanna Bura; Zamfara, Alh. Garba Gajam and Zamfara Cpt.Abdul|ahi Uba Garbasi.
The Economic and Financial crime Commission (EFCC) office in Maiduguri which extends its operations to Yobe State has within five months recovered the sum of not less than two hundred million Naira.
A yet unknown number of Nigerian soldiers drowned in the Yobe River in North-East Nigeria as they tried to escape intense fire from Boko Haram fighters on Monday, PREMIUM TIMES can authoritatively report.
... the committee are Ambassador James Barka (Adamawa State), Mohammed Gambo Umar (Bauchi State), Usman Jidda Shuwa (Borno State), Aliyu Kamara (Gombe State), Colonel Agbu Kefas (Rtd) (Taraba State) and engineer Baba Goni Machina (Yobe ...
Wife of Nigerian president, Aisha Buhari, dedicated an award she received in the Belgian capital, Brussels, to people who are engaged in the war to restore peace in the country.
Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State means different things to different people, not only because he is controversial, but also because he is an anti-establishment person.


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